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Putin and Xi oversee launch of landmark Russian gas pipeline to China

Putin and Xi oversee launch of landmark Russian gas pipeline to China

Published 02/12/2019

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Monday oversaw the launch of a landmark pipeline that will [more…]

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

U.S.-China trade deal ‘stalled because of Hong Kong legislation’: Axios

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - A trade deal between United States and China was now “stalled because of Hong Kong legislation”, news website Axios reported on Sunday, citing [more…]

Silver Lake appoints Egon Durban, Greg Mondre as first co-CEOs

Silver Lake appoints Egon Durban, Greg Mondre as first co-CEOs

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Silver Lake on Monday named company veterans Egon Durban and Greg Mondre to the newly formed roles of co-chief executive [more…]

China’s facial recognition rollout reaches into mobile phones, shops and homes

China’s facial recognition rollout reaches into mobile phones, shops and homes

Published 02/12/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China on Sunday put into effect new regulations that require Chinese telecom carriers to scan the faces of users registering new mobile [more…]

China picks new leaders for Macau, replaces economy chief

China picks new leaders for Macau, replaces economy chief

Published 02/12/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China has appointed a slate of new officials to head the world’s top gambling hub of Macau, changing key roles including [more…]

UBS Asset Management bullish on emerging market equities, debt

UBS Asset Management bullish on emerging market equities, debt

Published 02/12/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States’ economic outperformance will wane, the dollar will probably weaken and growth next year can be expected from emerging markets, [more…]

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British online grocer and technology company Ocado has launched a 500 million pounds ($642 million) convertible bond offering, partly to fund the [more…]

New Nissan CEO pledges better performance, cooperation with Renault

New Nissan CEO pledges better performance, cooperation with Renault

Published 02/12/2019

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) chief executive Makoto Uchida said on Monday that he would work to improve the automaker’s financial performance and [more…]

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - Britain’s competition watchdog on Monday said it was probing Google’s $2.6 billion buyout of privately held big-data analytics firm Looker Data Sciences. The [more…]

Just Eat investor Cat Rock puts 925 pence per share price on engagement with Prosus

Just Eat investor Cat Rock puts 925 pence per share price on engagement with Prosus

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors in Just Eat (JE.L) should back the all-share merger with Takeaway.com (TKWY.AS) unless rival bidder Prosus lifts its offer for the [more…]