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UK offers Peugeot assurances on post-Brexit auto industry: FT - Business Insider

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 07:14

Business Insider

UK offers Peugeot assurances on post-Brexit auto industry: FT
Business Insider
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has offered Peugeot manufacturer PSA Group assurances on post-Brexit trade and supply chains in an attempt to protect Vauxhall car plants after a possible takeover, the Financial Times reported on Saturday. Business minister ...
PSA's chief seeks meeting with British PM on planned Vauxhall takeoverReuters
After losing $20 billion over 17 dismal years, General Motors may finally quit EuropeQuartz
Tension between Paris and Berlin rises over PSA and GM job fearsFinancial Times
Barron's -Concord Register -Financial Express -Times of Oman
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Panneerselvam worked against Amma's govt.: TN CM Palanisami - Yahoo News

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 06:48

Hindu Business Line

Panneerselvam worked against Amma's govt.: TN CM Palanisami
Yahoo News
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb. 18 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palanisami on Saturday lashed out at former state chief minister O. Paneerselvam, saying that the latter worked against late J. Jayalalithaa's government. "Everybody ...
New chief of south India state wins bitter confidence voteDaily Mail
E Palaniswami wins trust vote in Tamil Nadu Assembly, but democracy takes a beatingFirstpost
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami wins trust voteIndia New England
India Today -Hindustan Times -Times of Oman -Times of India
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China piles pressure on North Korea by banning coal imports - BBC News

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 06:27

Financial Express

China piles pressure on North Korea by banning coal imports
BBC News
China is suspending all imports of coal from North Korea as part of efforts to increase pressure on the country over its latest missile test. China's commerce ministry said the ban would operate until the end of 2017. It follows reports last week that ...
China to Suspend All Imports of Coal From North KoreaU.S. News & World Report
China suspends coal imports from North KoreaDaily Mail
How the US Can Win Over China and Silence North KoreaThe National Interest Online (blog)
ETEnergyworld.com -Yonhap News -Jackson Sun -ABC Online
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Trump's sons Eric and Donald Jr. in Dubai to open golf club - ABC News

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 06:01

Washington Post

Trump's sons Eric and Donald Jr. in Dubai to open golf club
ABC News
Two of U.S. President Donald Trump's sons arrived in the United Arab Emirates for an invitation-only ceremony Saturday to formally open the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai. Photographs shared on social media by real estate brokers showed Eric ...
Trump Golf Course Opens in DubaiWall Street Journal (subscription)
At Trump-branded golf club opening in Dubai, expect the first sons, royalty and lots of goldWashington Post
Trump brand sets the course in Dubaigulfnews.com
NPR -Citizen TV (press release) -Gant Daily
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Trump administration deals a big setback to Caltrain - SFGate

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:35

SFGate

Trump administration deals a big setback to Caltrain
SFGate
In the first big hit to the Bay Area from the Trump administration, newly minted Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has put the brakes on $647 million for Caltrain to go electric — and in the process pretty much killed hopes for high-speed rail ...
Feds delay Caltrain electrification money, potentially derailing projectThe Mercury News
Feds delay decision on $650 million California rail grant89.3 KPCC
Feds delay grant approval for Bay Area rail electrificationFresno Bee
Los Angeles Times -CBS Local -Silicon Valley Business Journal
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Wall St Week Ahead-With stocks at highs, investors eye consumer results - Business Insider

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:27

Wall St Week Ahead-With stocks at highs, investors eye consumer results
Business Insider
NEW YORK, Feb 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stock investors may look to a host of results from consumer-facing companies including Wal-Mart Stores Inc next week for signs on whether the recent market rally has more room to run. The consumer names are among ...

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China says policies unaffected by Trump plan to bring factories back to US - CNBC

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 22:46

CNBC

China says policies unaffected by Trump plan to bring factories back to US
CNBC
China is closely following President Donald Trump's plans to create more domestic jobs by encouraging U.S. companies to bring home or "reshore" their overseas production, but the government will not change its overall strategy, Industry Minister Miao ...
Industrial growth targets can be metecns
China shrugs off Trump's plan for re-shoring US manufacturingSouth China Morning Post
China shed 40%-plus more steel capacity than planned in 2016Nikkei Asian Review
CCTV -Shanghai Daily (subscription)
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Brad Grey to Leave CEO Post at Viacom's Paramount Pictures, Sources Say - Fox Business

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:15

Fox Business

Brad Grey to Leave CEO Post at Viacom's Paramount Pictures, Sources Say
Fox Business
The sweeping changes happening at Viacom Inc. reached the media giant's storied movie studio on Friday as Brad Grey prepared to end his 12-year tenure as chief executive of Paramount Pictures. Continue Reading Below. Mr. Grey was asked to leave by ...

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Ford will move forward with Mexican expansion, despite Trump - The Daily Dot

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:10

The Daily Dot

Ford will move forward with Mexican expansion, despite Trump
The Daily Dot
Despite President Trump's determination to keep manufacturing jobs in the U.S., Ford intends to continue its production south of the border—confirming this week that two Mexican plants will see expansion in 2017. Ford CEO Mark Fields met with Trump ...

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Paramount CEO Brad Grey to Exit After 12 Years - Hollywood Reporter

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:34

Hollywood Reporter

Paramount CEO Brad Grey to Exit After 12 Years
Hollywood Reporter
Paramount was last among the six major studios in market share in 2016 with only one movie, 'Star Trek Beyond,' cracking $100 million in domestic box office. Brad Grey, CEO of Paramount Pictures since 2005, is leaving the company, a source close to the ...
Paramount CEO Grey to depart as soon as next week: sourcesCNBC
Brad Grey expected to exit Paramount Pictures in an overhaul of the struggling studioLos Angeles Times
Viacom Said to Discuss Paramount Chief Brad Grey's FutureBloomberg
Vanity Fair -TheWrap -Los Angeles Business Journal -New York Post
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Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's pay after missing financial targets - Reuters

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:15

Reuters

Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's pay after missing financial targets
Reuters
FILE PHOTO - Michael L. Corbat, president of the Citigroup, arrives at the Planalto Palace before a meeting with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia April 9, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino. By David Henry. Citigroup Inc's (C.N) board of ...
Citigroup Cuts CEO Corbat's Compensation 6.1% to $15.5 MillionBloomberg
Citigroup cuts CEO Corbat's compensation 6 percent to $15.5 millionBusiness Insider
Citigroup CEO Corbat Takes Home $15.5 Million for 2016New York Times
Satellite PR News (press release)
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White House mulls firing consumer protection head - The Boston Globe

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:08

The Boston Globe

White House mulls firing consumer protection head
The Boston Globe
WASHINGTON — Richard Cordray is the federal watchdog with the biggest target on his back in President Trump's Washington. Cordray heads the consumer lending bureau championed by Senator Elizabeth Warren, and the White House is actively ...
Run off the consumer-protection critics, not the consumer-protection bureauWashington Post

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BofA Bumps CEO Moynihan's Pay 25% as Citigroup Cuts Corbat's - Bloomberg

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:58

Bloomberg

BofA Bumps CEO Moynihan's Pay 25% as Citigroup Cuts Corbat's
Bloomberg
Bank of America Corp. awarded Chief Executive Officer Brian T. Moynihan $20 million for his work last year, raising his compensation 25 percent, while Citigroup Inc. cut CEO Mike Corbat's by 6.1 percent to $15.5 million. Moynihan received $18.5 million ...
Bank of America CEO Moynihan gets biggest payday yetReuters
Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan got 25% raise in 2016Charlotte Observer (blog)
UPDATE 1-Bank of America CEO Moynihan awarded $20 million for 2016Nasdaq
New York Times -Business Insider -Dealbreaker -Wall Street Journal (subscription)
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Secret Service investigating object thrown at Trump's motorcade - CNN International

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:35

CNN International

Secret Service investigating object thrown at Trump's motorcade
CNN International
West Palm Beach, Florida (CNN) The Secret Service is investigating an incident in which an object was thrown at President Donald Trump's motorcade here Friday afternoon. The incident happened near his Mar-a-Lago resort as the motorcade traveled from ...

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Britain Seeks to Cancel Sale of RBS Branch Network - New York Times

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:14

New York Times

Britain Seeks to Cancel Sale of RBS Branch Network
New York Times
A branch of the Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh in 2014. The lender is required by European regulators to divest a branch network as a condition of the government bailout of 45 billion pounds, or $56 billion, that it received during the financial ...
RBS proposes new 750-million-pound plan to abandon Williams & Glyn unit saleReuters
RBS to Miss Target for Asset Sale - Takes $920 Million ChargeTheStreet.com
Treasury plan may allow RBS to avoid selling 300 branchesThe Guardian
BBC News -Financial Times -Yahoo News -Telegraph.co.uk
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Trump trade, the Fed and Wal-Mart all matter to markets in the week ahead - CNBC

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:11

CNBC

Trump trade, the Fed and Wal-Mart all matter to markets in the week ahead
CNBC
Stocks are hunting for more good news on the economy in the week ahead — as well as signs that Washington will be getting down to business on tax reform. Big box retailers' earnings and minutes from the last Fed meeting are highlights, but the focus ...
Guessing game on rates may be clarified by minutesUSA TODAY
The Fed Should Raise Rates Next MonthBloomberg
Gold Prices Flirt with 1250 Hurdle Ahead of FOMC MinutesNasdaq
Seeking Alpha -TheStreet.com -ForexLive -RTT News
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Run off the consumer-protection critics, not the consumer-protection bureau - Washington Post

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:44

Washington Post

Run off the consumer-protection critics, not the consumer-protection bureau
Washington Post
Catherine Rampell's Feb. 14 op-ed, “Republicans' valentine to con artists,” was a compelling piece on why the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has made a difference in the lives of Americans. My story is not about the money I saved, but about the ...

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Bill Gates says robots that steal human jobs should pay taxes - Recode

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:38

Recode

Bill Gates says robots that steal human jobs should pay taxes
Recode
If robots are going to take over human jobs, that means fewer people will be working, which in turn means fewer people will be paying taxes. And that's a problem, since taxes fund things that are important, like schools and roads and fire departments.

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Bill Gates Wants to Tax the Robots That Are Stealing Our Jobs - The Fiscal Times

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:26

The Fiscal Times

Bill Gates Wants to Tax the Robots That Are Stealing Our Jobs
The Fiscal Times
Just because a worker isn't technically "alive" doesn't mean it can make money for nothing, according to Bill Gates. In a recent interview with Quartz editor-in-chief Kevin Delaney, the billionaire philanthropist explained that robot labor should get ...
The robot that takes your job should pay taxes, says Bill GatesQuartz
Bill Gates says robots should pay taxes if they take your jobMarketWatch
Bill Gates: Job-stealing robots should pay income taxesCNBC
GeekWire -USA TODAY -International Business Times -Observer
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Egg Harbor Township Carrabba's restaurant closes abruptly - Press of Atlantic City

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:05

Press of Atlantic City

Egg Harbor Township Carrabba's restaurant closes abruptly
Press of Atlantic City
This sign was on the door Friday morning at the Carrabba's location at Egg Harbor Township's Harbor Square, the former Shore Mall. prev. next. ×. Viewed 1 of 10. Welcome! We hope that you enjoy our free content. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — The ...
Outback Steakhouse's parent closing 43 restaurants, including HazelwoodSTLtoday.com
5 Outback, Bonefish Grill, Carrabba's restaurants to close in NJNJ.com
Bloomin' Brands swings to loss, to close 43 storesMarketWatch
Cherry Hill Courier Post -Charlotte Business Journal -Nation's Restaurant News -Nasdaq
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