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EU regulators to rule on Disney’s $71 billion bid for Fox assets by…

EU regulators to rule on Disney’s $71 billion bid for Fox assets by…

Published 17/09/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators have set an Oct. 19 deadline for their ruling on Walt Disney’s (DIS.N) $71.3 billion bid for Twenty-First Century [more…]

Dollar trims gains as trade concerns weigh

Dollar trims gains as trade concerns weigh

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar gave up early gains and fell on Monday while emerging market currencies slipped nearly half a percent as investors waited [more…]

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

Published 17/09/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should clarify the pace at which it intends to raise interest rates when the time for further policy [more…]

How JPMorgan’s CFO became the top prospect to succeed Dimon

How JPMorgan’s CFO became the top prospect to succeed Dimon

Published 17/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a single mother with a British accent who loves numbers, Marianne Lake bears little resemblance to Jamie Dimon, the longtime [more…]

China Southern Airlines plans to grow fleet to 2,000 planes by…

China Southern Airlines plans to grow fleet to 2,000 planes by…

Published 17/09/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China Southern Airlines (600029.SS) (1055.HK) plans to more than double the size of its fleet to 2,000 aircraft by 2035 and is [more…]

EU antitrust ruling on Microsoft buy of GitHub due by October 19

EU antitrust ruling on Microsoft buy of GitHub due by October 19

Published 17/09/2018

BURSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators will decide by Oct. 19 whether to clear U.S. software giant Microsoft’s $7.5 billion acquisition of privately held coding [more…]

Go-Jek aims to raise $2 billion for Southeast Asia expansion: sources

Go-Jek aims to raise $2 billion for Southeast Asia expansion: sources

Published 17/09/2018

SINGAPORE/JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek is seeking to raise about $2 billion from existing investors, including Tencent Holdings Ltd and JD.com, to fund [more…]

Exclusive: Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated U.S. diplomats

Exclusive: Pompeo seeks rapprochement with alienated U.S. diplomats

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has nearly doubled promotions of top American diplomats as he seeks to restore diplomatic ties with [more…]

As its trading debut looms, China’s Meituan locked in battle of…

As its trading debut looms, China’s Meituan locked in battle of…

Published 17/09/2018

(This version of the story corrects $100 million to $100 billion in 13th paragraph) By Pei Li and Adam Jourdan BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Meituan Dianping, [more…]

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges FBI probe of Kavanaugh allegations

Published 17/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate consideration of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to become a Supreme Court justice should be put on hold until the FBI conducts [more…]