Regulation

Ford bets on an electric Mustang to charge its turnaround

Ford bets on an electric Mustang to charge its turnaround

Published 18/11/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Mustang Mach E electric sport utility vehicle Ford Motor Co (F.N) unveiled in Los Angeles on Sunday is more than [more…]

Microsoft updates terms on data privacy amid EU probe

Microsoft updates terms on data privacy amid EU probe

Published 18/11/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Microsoft said on Monday it was updating the privacy provisions of its commercial cloud contracts after European regulators found its deals with [more…]

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

U.S. expected to grant Huawei 90-day license extension Monday: sources

Published 18/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is set to issue a 90-day extension of a license on Monday allowing U.S. companies to continue doing business [more…]

Novartis sickle-cell drug gets U.S. FDA approval

Novartis sickle-cell drug gets U.S. FDA approval

Published 16/11/2019

(The Nov 16 story corrects to clarify in second graph that patients will be infused by a healthcare provider.) By John Miller and Carl O’Donnell [more…]

Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson opioid payout to $465 million

Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson opioid payout to $465 million

Published 15/11/2019

(Reuters) - An Oklahoma judge on Friday said Johnson & Johnson must pay that state $465 million for fueling the opioid epidemic through the deceptive [more…]

UBS fined $51 million by Hong Kong regulator for overcharging clients

UBS fined $51 million by Hong Kong regulator for overcharging clients

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Swiss bank UBS (UBSG.S) was fined HK$400 million ($51.09 million) by Hong Kong’s securities regulator for overcharging up to 5,000 clients [more…]

Some banks slow in implementing Brexit plans: ECB’s Enria

Some banks slow in implementing Brexit plans: ECB’s Enria

Published 11/11/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European Union banks have put in place all the plans for Brexit but execution is lagging as lenders await the outcome of [more…]

South Korea bans liquid e-cigarettes on army bases

South Korea bans liquid e-cigarettes on army bases

Published 11/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The South Korean Army has banned the use and possession of liquid e-cigarettes on its bases for health reasons, the military said [more…]

Apple co-founder says Apple Card algorithm gave wife lower credit limit

Apple co-founder says Apple Card algorithm gave wife lower credit limit

Published 11/11/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) co-founder Steve Wozniak joined in the online debate over accusations of gender discrimination by the algorithm behind the iPhone maker’s [more…]

Goldman faces probe after entrepreneur slams Apple Card algorithm in tweets

Goldman faces probe after entrepreneur slams Apple Card algorithm in tweets

Published 10/11/2019

BENGALURU (Reuters) - A probe into Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s credit card practices has been initiated after tweets from a tech entrepreneur alleged gender discrimination [more…]