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02/18/2018 09:38 AM
Software may have helped Daimler pass U.S. emissions tests - report
BERLIN (Reuters) - U.S. investigators probing Mercedes maker Daimler have found that its cars were equipped with software which may have help them to pass diesel emissions tests, a German newspaper reported on Sunday, citing confidential documents.

02/17/2018 08:37 PM
Proxy advisory firm ISS says Qualcomm should negotiate sale to Broadcom
(Reuters) - U.S. semiconductor company Qualcomm Inc should try to negotiate a sale to Broadcom Ltd following the latter's sweetened $121 billion offer, proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) said.

02/17/2018 04:21 PM
Exclusive - Indian banks may take more than $3 billion hit from PNB fraud: tax department
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian banks could take a hit of more than $3 billion from loans and corporate guarantees provided to diamond companies at the centre of a massive alleged fraud at the state-run Punjab National Bank, the tax department has estimated.

02/17/2018 11:35 AM
IMF chief says 'Why not?' to European Monetary Fund plan - paper
VIENNA (Reuters) - International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has no objection to plans to turn the euro zone's bailout fund into a European Monetary Fund, she said in comments published on Saturday.

02/17/2018 05:00 AM
Japan, short of workers, eyes hiking optional pension age beyond 70
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has okayed plans to let people choose to start drawing their state pensions beyond the age of 70 as it grapples with severe labour shortages, ballooning welfare costs and a shrivelling tax base stemming from its greying population.

02/17/2018 01:03 AM
Facebook faces big challenge to prevent future U.S. election meddling
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Russian influence operation designed to tamper with the 2016 U.S. presidential election used a combination of old-school espionage tactics and 21st-century technologies that will not be easy to stop, even now that the methods have been exposed, experts said.

02/16/2018 06:08 PM
Uber plans to sell Southeast Asia business to Grab - CNBC
(Reuters) - Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] is preparing to sell its Southeast Asia ride-hailing business to Singapore-based Grab in return for a substantial stake in the company, CNBC reported, citing two sources familiar with the matter.

02/16/2018 05:20 PM
UK to push EU for City of London's favoured Brexit plan
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's government is ready to push for the kind of Brexit plan for financial services that the City of London has long favoured, but which has already run into opposition in Brussels, two government officials said on Friday.

02/16/2018 04:07 PM
BP plans no Azeri platform shutdowns in 2018, eyes more investment
BAKU (Reuters) - British oil major BP , which operates a number of oil and gas fields in Azerbaijan, plans no maintenance shutdowns of platforms there this year and intends to advance with new projects, BP's regional president told Reuters.

02/16/2018 03:32 PM
FCA refuses to publish report on RBS
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's financial watchdog said it would not publish the full report into Royal Bank of Scotland Group's treatment of small businesses, but instead sent a copy of the report to lawmakers on Friday.