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European Union and U.K. negotiators overcame a major hurdle to Britain's exit from the bloc Thursday, announcing an agreement on the draft of a new Brexit deal and paving the way for a knife-edge vote in the British Parliament. The accord was approved by the leaders of the other 27 EU countries...
18.10.2019
International Business Machines Corp.'s profit fell 38% in the third quarter and it suffered another quarter of lower sales even as Chief Executive Ginny Rometty tries to jump start growth through the $34 billion purchase of software giant Red Hat. IBM said net profit fell to $1.67 billion from ...
17.10.2019
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s third-quarter profit fell 26% from a year ago, hit by a slowdown in deal-making and losses on the bank's stakes in companies. The bank on Tuesday reported $1.88 billion of net earnings, or $4.79 a share, on $8.32 billion of revenue, roughly in line with what analysts...
16.10.2019
Surging pork prices pushed China's consumer inflation to a near six-year high in September, complicating Beijing's effort to stimulate growth but also giving it a strong incentive to buy more agricultural goods from the U.S. The consumer-price index rose 3% in September from a year earlier,...
15.10.2019
The biggest financial companies that Facebook Inc. recruited to launch a cryptocurrency-based payments network have backed out of the project, threatening to derail an ambitious initiative to remake global finance before it ever gets off the ground. Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc., Stripe Inc. and...
14.10.2019
Renault SA's board is planning a vote Friday on whether to remove Chief Executive Thierry Bolloré amid concerns over the car maker's performance and its tense relationship with Nissan Motor Co., its partner in a globe-spanning alliance, according to people familiar with the matter. Renault said...
11.10.2019
Saudi Arabian Oil Co. may restore its production capacity earlier than planned following the attacks last month on one of its oil facilities, its chief executive said Wednesday, as he insisted plans to list the company had not been affected. State-owned Aramco, the world’s most profitable...
10.10.2019
Nissan Motor Co. said Tuesday that its board has tapped the head of its China business, Makoto Uchida, as the next chief executive. The decision came after a month-long selection process. Some board members had expected the process to last through the month, said people familiar with the board's...
09.10.2019
Topic of the day HSBC Holdings PLC is planning further job cuts to its 238,000 workforce, a person familiar with the matter said, as interim Chief Executive Noel Quinn looks to make his mark on the bank as he competes for the top job. The cuts are in addition to around 5,000 job cuts that were...
08.10.2019
The U.S. economy faces some risks to growth but remains in a good place overall, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said. "Our job is to keep it there as long as possible," Mr. Powell said in opening remarks at a conference at the central bank's headquarters in Washington. Mr. Powell and...
07.10.2019
 
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