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Medtech firms get personal with digital twins

Medtech firms get personal with digital twins

Published 31/08/2018

HEIDELBERG, Germany (Reuters) - Armed with a mouse and computer screen instead of a scalpel and operating theater, cardiologist Benjamin Meder carefully places the electrodes [more…]

Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Bezos throws cash, engineers at rocket program as space race…

Published 03/08/2018

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is racing to pull his private space company out of start-up mode and move into production amid signals [more…]

Supreme Court nominee has been a foe of emissions rules

Supreme Court nominee has been a foe of emissions rules

Published 10/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Brett Kavanaugh, nominated on Monday to be a Supreme Court justice by U.S. President Donald Trump, is a long-time skeptic of business [more…]

Halfway through, 2018 delivers little to S&P 500 investors

Halfway through, 2018 delivers little to S&P 500 investors

Published 02/07/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Halfway through 2018, investing in Wall Street’s leading S&P 500 stock index has been nothing to shout about. The index of [more…]

As investment stalls, auto industry warns PM May: Avert a Brexit…

As investment stalls, auto industry warns PM May: Avert a Brexit…

Published 26/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Uncertainty over Brexit has halved new investment in the British car industry and Prime Minister Theresa May should urgently change tack and [more…]

Bain says will help Toshiba Memory pursue big acquisitions

Bain says will help Toshiba Memory pursue big acquisitions

Published 04/06/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Bain Capital, which led the $18 billion acquisition of Toshiba Memory Corp, said on Monday it plans to support the business in [more…]

The rise of the apprentice: a European tradition comes to the U.S

The rise of the apprentice: a European tradition comes to the U.S

Published 31/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The growing number of apprenticeships in the U.S. has more to do with European companies importing the practice into their American [more…]

Exclusive: GE nears deal to merge transportation unit with Wabtec -…

Exclusive: GE nears deal to merge transportation unit with Wabtec -…

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) is nearing a deal to merge its transportation business, which manufactures train engines, with Wabtec Corp (WAB.N), a U.S. [more…]

Toshiba says memory chip unit sale to boost annual profit by a third

Toshiba says memory chip unit sale to boost annual profit by a third

Published 15/05/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Toshiba Corp said it expects net income to jump 33 percent this financial year thanks to profits from the planned $18 [more…]

Xerox says CEO, board to stay after agreement with Icahn, Deason…

Xerox says CEO, board to stay after agreement with Icahn, Deason…

Published 04/05/2018

(Reuters) - Xerox Corp (XRX.N) said on Thursday its current board and management team, which included Chief Executive Jeff Jacobson, will stay, after a settlement [more…]