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Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests turn to chaos

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into violent chaos.



4 years ago

Reckitt picks PepsiCo exec as CEO, going outside for first time

Consumer goods group Reckitt Benckiser has picked PepsiCo executive Laxman Narasimhan as its next chief executive, becoming the latest industry heavyweight to turn to a company outsider to tackle faltering growth and new media-savvy rivals.



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UK PM May says Hong Kong extradition must be in line with Sino-British declaration

British Prime Minister Theresa May said extradition rules in Hong Kong had to respect the rights and freedoms set out in the 1984 Sino-British Joint Declaration.



4 years ago

Ford Motor opens research center in Tel Aviv

Ford Motor Co on Wednesday opened a research center in Tel Aviv, joining a growing number of major automakers and suppliers setting up shop in the Israeli tech hub as they race to develop self-driving cars.



4 years ago

Ford Motor opens research center in Tel Aviv

Ford Motor Co on Wednesday opened a research center in Tel Aviv, joining a growing number of major automakers and suppliers setting up shop in the Israeli tech hub as they race to develop self-driving cars.



4 years ago

Exclusive: Renault chairman weakened as Macron snubs meeting

French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's interference at the carmaker, sources told Reuters, raising questions over Senard's future.



4 years ago

Exclusive: Renault chairman weakened as Macron snubs meeting

French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's interference at the carmaker, sources told Reuters, raising questions over Senard's future.



4 years ago

Counterintuitive? Here's why advisors may urge retirees to load up on equities

Got guaranteed income? Retiring investors with pensions, Social Security or income annuities have a bit of a buffer that may allow them to invest a little more aggressively in stocks. Here's why.

4 years ago

Symphony, the start-up taking on Bloomberg's dominance of Wall Street, is now worth $1.4 billion

Symphony, a messaging platform for Wall Street firms, is backed by more than a dozen of the world's biggest financial players, from Goldman Sachs to BlackRock.

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Here are the biggest analyst calls of the day: Beyond Meat, McDonald's, Cisco & more

Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Wednesday

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The top 10 'hidden gems' for summer vacation home rentals

Vacation rental management company Vacasa has identified "undiscovered towns and smaller cities," with a similar look and feel to the Top 10 destinations its clientele favor.

4 years ago

Wall Street split on Tesla 2019 delivery promises

Tesla Inc shares rose almost 3% in early trade on Wednesday, with analysts still divided on the electric-car maker's chances of meeting delivery and production targets in the months ahead, after comments by Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk at an annual shareholder meeting.



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No meat please! Nestle may extend plant-based burger partnerships

(This June 11 story has been corrected to delete erroneous reference to talks with McDonald's in fifth paragraph, amend headline.)



4 years ago

This branchless bank quadrupled its customer base to 4 million in a single year

Big banks have talked about the threat from tech-powered upstarts for years, but it's only recently that online banks like Chime have begun to make inroads.

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Shares snap seven-day hot streak; U.S. inflation next hurdle

World share markets snapped a seven-day winning streak on Wednesday as the White House took a tough line on trade talks with China, while an impending reading on U.S. inflation was set to refine the odds of an early cut in interest rates there.



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