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Emirates throws Airbus A380 a lifeline with $16 billion deal

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:30
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The Middle East's largest airline, Emirates, is purchasing 20 A380 aircraft with the option for 16 more in a deal worth $16 billion, throwing a lifeline to the European-made double-decker jumbo jets....
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For These Entrepreneurs, Silicon Valley Is, Like, Lame

WALL STREET JOURNAL - US. BUSINESS NEWS - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:29
A trip to Silicon Valley is something of a rite for ambitious Chinese startups and investors looking for inspiration in global tech’s mecca of innovation. But a visit last week failed to impress. Silicon Valley’s allure is fading.
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Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 09:22
BERLIN (AP) -- Angela Merkel has defied many forecasts of her looming political demise in 12 years as German chancellor. And nearly four months into post-war Germany's longest political impasse, she's likely to emerge on top again for the time being - whatever happens....
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Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 09:20
BERLIN (AP) -- Angela Merkel has defied many forecasts of her looming political demise in 12 years as German chancellor. And nearly four months into post-war Germany's longest political impasse, she's likely to emerge on top again for the time being - whatever happens....
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China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:15
BEIJING (AP) -- China on Thursday criticized recent moves by the U.S. targeting the sale of fake goods and Chinese telecoms equipment, saying Washington lacked "objectivity" in its approach to Chinese businesses....
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Intel tries to regain lost ground after chip debacle

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:08
World’s biggest chipmaker was hit hardest by Meltdown and Spectre scare
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China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:08
BEIJING (AP) -- China on Thursday criticized recent moves by the U.S. targeting the sale of fake goods and Chinese telecoms equipment, saying Washington lacked "objectivity" in its approach to Chinese businesses....
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China’s economy grows 6.9% in 2017

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 08:00
GDP growth accelerates, despite efforts to curb financial risk from excessive debt
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Lawmakers Grill SpaceX, Boeing on Safety of Commercial Crew Capsules

WALL STREET JOURNAL - US. BUSINESS NEWS - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:35
House subcommittee explores challenges posed by NASA’s decision to use privately operated space vehicles to ferry U.S. astronauts to the international space station.
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PSA to offer electric option for all its cars by 2025

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:33
Peugeot and Vauxhall owner lags behind European rivals in developing electric cars
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China says cross-border cash flows hit turning point in '17

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:32
HONG KONG (AP) -- China's cross-border capital flows hit a turning point in 2017 as foreign currency reserve levels stabilized after two years of declines, the country's foreign exchange regulator said Thursday....
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China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:27
BEIJING (AP) -- China is criticizing recent moves by the U.S. government and Congress targeting the sale of fake goods and Chinese telecoms equipment....
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Luggage limbo: Bags still missing after JFK airport woes

AP Business - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:12
NEW YORK (AP) -- Newlywed Ziad Dallal and his wife arrived home in New York, with wedding keepsakes in their bags, to find John F. Kennedy International Airport paralyzed by winter weather woes that canceled flights, froze equipment and separated thousands of passengers from their luggage....
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HSBC used derivatives to cut exposure to Carillion

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:02
Investors left with losses from ‘synthetic securitisation’ sold by the bank
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Volkswagen revival: what went so right?

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:00
The emissions scandal threatened to destroy the group. Yet two years on it is outselling rivals, is more profitable than before the crisis and has €20bn plans for electric vehicles
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Trump, Davos and the special relationship

FINANCIAL TIMES - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 06:00
Britain’s future is of a nation badly diminished in Europe and unloved in the US
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