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Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as it looks to return…

Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as it looks to return…

Published 25/03/2019

SINGAPORE/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for an information session on Wednesday [more…]

EU approves AstraZeneca’s drug for adjunct use in Type-1 diabetes

EU approves AstraZeneca’s drug for adjunct use in Type-1 diabetes

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc said on Monday the European Commission approved its diabetes drug Forxiga for use as an oral supplement to insulin [more…]

China tech firms, seeking passion and energy, promote younger staff

China tech firms, seeking passion and energy, promote younger staff

Published 25/03/2019

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese tech giants are in the hunt for young, energetic staff to take the place, in some cases, of veteran managers. [more…]

Ethiopian Airlines CEO promises to get to bottom of flight 302 crash

Ethiopian Airlines CEO promises to get to bottom of flight 302 crash

Published 25/03/2019

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said on Monday the airline would work with investigators in Ethiopia, the United States and elsewhere [more…]

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - A private equity-led consortium on Monday agreed to buy British satellite operator Inmarsat for about $3.4 billion in cash, six months after Inmarsat [more…]

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British sportswear group Sports Direct said any restructuring option pursued by Debenhams that could result in no equity value for the department [more…]

Apple invites Hollywood to Silicon Valley in TV push

Apple invites Hollywood to Silicon Valley in TV push

Published 25/03/2019

SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Apple Inc is expected to finally lift the curtain on Monday on a secretive, years-long effort to build a television [more…]

South Africa’s Naspers plots Euronext flotation of e-commerce ventures

South Africa’s Naspers plots Euronext flotation of e-commerce ventures

Published 25/03/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Naspers will float its e-commerce ventures on the Euronext stock exchange in Amsterdam, it said on Monday, the latest move by South [more…]

U.S. buyers of Venezuelan oil sub in Shell, BP offshore crude

U.S. buyers of Venezuelan oil sub in Shell, BP offshore crude

Published 25/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s oil industry have made winners out of Royal Dutch Shell Plc and BP Plc, Gulf of Mexico [more…]

Uber could announce $3 billion deal with Careem early this week:…

Uber could announce $3 billion deal with Careem early this week:…

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc is set to offer over $3 billion to buy Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ, two sources familiar with the deal [more…]