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Exclusive: UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service

Exclusive: UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service

Published 15/08/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - United Parcel Service and FedEx on Friday shot down social media calls that they step in to deliver mail-in ballots from [more…]

Exclusive: India data-curb plan ‘anathema’, U.S. tech giants plan pushback

Exclusive: India data-curb plan ‘anathema’, U.S. tech giants plan pushback

Published 09/08/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s plan to regulate “non-personal” data has jolted U.S. tech giants Amazon, Facebook and Google, and a group representing them is [more…]

Exclusive: Chipotle, fast food brands set for new wave of hiring

Exclusive: Chipotle, fast food brands set for new wave of hiring

Published 03/08/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc wants to hire another 10,000 employees in coming months as its sales rebound, an official said, one [more…]

Exclusive: Global banks scrutinize their Hong Kong clients for pro-democracy ties – sources

Exclusive: Global banks scrutinize their Hong Kong clients for pro-democracy ties – sources

Published 20/07/2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Global wealth managers are examining whether their clients in Hong Kong have ties to the city’s pro-democracy movement, in an attempt [more…]

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Published 30/06/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German regulators twice looked into tightening the supervision of collapsed payments firm Wirecard and discussed it with the German and European central [more…]

Exclusive: Nokia to cut a third of jobs at French arm Alcatel-Lucent

Exclusive: Nokia to cut a third of jobs at French arm Alcatel-Lucent

Published 22/06/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Finland’s Nokia Oyj (NOKIA.HE) plans to cut 1,233 jobs at its French subsidiary Alcatel-Lucent International, equivalent to a third of the local [more…]

Exclusive: Kremlin hopes big companies and prize draws will boost Putin vote turnout

Exclusive: Kremlin hopes big companies and prize draws will boost Putin vote turnout

Published 22/06/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin has asked some Russian companies to mount internal information campaigns to boost turnout in a nationwide vote on constitutional reforms [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. to allow companies to work with Huawei on standards – sources

Exclusive: U.S. to allow companies to work with Huawei on standards – sources

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - The U.S. will amend its prohibitions on U.S. companies doing business with China’s Huawei to allow them to work together in standards settings [more…]

Germany to buy stake in CureVac as world races for COVID-19 vaccine

Germany to buy stake in CureVac as world races for COVID-19 vaccine

Published 15/06/2020

FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany will take a stake in unlisted biotech firm CureVac, which is working on a COVID-19 vaccine, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. Democratic Party irked by council’s ‘insurgent’ climate plan – sources

Exclusive: U.S. Democratic Party irked by council’s ‘insurgent’ climate plan – sources

Published 15/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic National Committee’s council on climate change irked party leadership when it published policy recommendations this month that ventured beyond presidential [more…]