Corporate Events

Russia tells Google not to advertise ‘illegal’ events after…

Russia tells Google not to advertise ‘illegal’ events after…

Published 11/08/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s state communications watchdog has asked Google (GOOGL.O) to stop advertising “illegal mass events” on its YouTube video platform, it said on [more…]

Beijing says China stepping up U.S. soy imports, yet to show up in…

Beijing says China stepping up U.S. soy imports, yet to show up in…

Published 29/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese state media said on Sunday the United States has shipped several million tonnes of soybeans to China since the two countries’ [more…]

Wells Fargo hires Comerica’s Julia Wellborn to lead private bank

Wells Fargo hires Comerica’s Julia Wellborn to lead private bank

Published 24/07/2019

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co said on Wednesday Julia Wellborn will become the head of Private Wealth Management, ending a months-long search for a [more…]

Amazon founder Bezos’ divorce final with $38 billion settlement:…

Amazon founder Bezos’ divorce final with $38 billion settlement:…

Published 06/07/2019

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) founder Jeff Bezos’ divorce from his wife of 25 years, MacKenzie Bezos, was finalized by a Seattle-area judge on Friday, [more…]

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly:…

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly:…

Published 05/07/2019

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia will award two telecoms licenses to multinational mobile companies, a senior official said on Friday, in the first detailed announcement of [more…]

Amazon, after big hire, experimenting with sports media strategy:…

Amazon, after big hire, experimenting with sports media strategy:…

Published 29/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Amazon.com Chief Executive Jeff Bezos was spotted schmoozing in NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s booth during the Super Bowl in February, [more…]

Former Abraaj executive pleads guilty to U.S. charges

Former Abraaj executive pleads guilty to U.S. charges

Published 28/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former executive of collapsed Dubai private equity firm Abraaj Capital Ltd on Friday pleaded guilty to U.S. fraud and conspiracy [more…]

Velodyne Lidar hires bankers for an IPO: Business Insider

Velodyne Lidar hires bankers for an IPO: Business Insider

Published 22/06/2019

(Reuters) - Autonomous vehicle technology company Velodyne Lidar has hired bankers for an initial public offering, Business Insider reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar with [more…]

Alibaba puts CFO in charge of investment in major management reshuffle

Alibaba puts CFO in charge of investment in major management reshuffle

Published 18/06/2019

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday unveiled its most significant business reshuffle since co-founder Jack Ma announced his pending retirement, as [more…]

Mnuchin says Trump could ease up on Huawei if trade talks advance

Mnuchin says Trump could ease up on Huawei if trade talks advance

Published 09/06/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that President Donald Trump might ease U.S. restrictions on Huawei if there was progress in [more…]