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Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Published 11/12/2017

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi’s state investor, Mubadala [MUDEV.UL], has made 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of a partnership with [more…]

Soccer: Born in Japan, playing for North Korea under shadow of missile crisis

Soccer: Born in Japan, playing for North Korea under shadow of missile crisis

Published 08/12/2017

North Korea's national soccer team players Kim Song Gi (R) and Lee Yong Jick pose for a photo after an interview with Reuters in Tokyo, [more…]

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Ashikur Rahman/File PhotoDHAKA (Reuters) - [more…]

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Sterling hits six-month high, stocks up as Brexit deal adds to Asian cheer

Published 08/12/2017

The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/RemoteLONDON (Reuters) - A breakthrough in [more…]

Japan to acquire air-launched missiles able to strike North Korea

Japan to acquire air-launched missiles able to strike North Korea

Published 08/12/2017

Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera attends a news conference at Defence Ministry in Tokyo, Japan August 8, 2017. REUTERS/Issei KatoTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is to [more…]

SoftBank to invest $300 million in food delivery firm DoorDash: Recode

SoftBank to invest $300 million in food delivery firm DoorDash: Recode

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: The logo of SoftBank Group Corp is displayed at SoftBank World 2017 conference in Tokyo, Japan, July 20, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo(Reuters) - [more…]

Sterling rises, euro edges down as Brexit deal may be near

Sterling rises, euro edges down as Brexit deal may be near

Published 08/12/2017

British Pound Sterling banknotes are seen in a counter machine at the Money Service Austria company's headquarters in Vienna, Austria, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Leonhard FoegerTOKYO [more…]

Kobe Steel loses JIS certifications, faces lawsuits in Canada

Kobe Steel loses JIS certifications, faces lawsuits in Canada

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Kobe Steel (Kobelco) is seen at the company headquarters in Kobe, western Japan October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) [more…]

BOJ’s tankan set to show big manufacturers’ mood improving

BOJ’s tankan set to show big manufacturers’ mood improving

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a factory at the Keihin industrial zone in Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, Japan, August 18, 2016. Picture taken on [more…]

Toshiba, Western Digital aiming to settle chip dispute next week: sources

Toshiba, Western Digital aiming to settle chip dispute next week: sources

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Toshiba Corp is seen on a printed circuit board in this photo illustration taken in Tokyo July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko [more…]