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  • Visitor walks past a Hyundai Motor logo at a Hyundai dealership in Seoul

    South Korea's Hyundai Motor on Sunday unveiled its small sport utility vehicle (SUV) concept targeted at the Chinese market, planning to join a flurry of rivals in tapping the growing segment in the world's biggest market. Hyundai said it had picked popular Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun to promote the subcompact SUV ix25, …

  • A BMW logo is pictured at the Jacob Javits Convention Center during the New York International Auto Show in New York

    Germany's BMW (GER:BMW) is getting closer to deciding whether it will build a new factory, its board member Ian Robertson said on Sunday, as the luxury carmaker expands capacity to meet demand in key markets. "We are in the final stages of deciding where the plant will be," Robertson told reporters at the Auto China show …

  • Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, on Friday lost a bid to dismiss some of the insider trading charges leveled against him last year. U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan ruled that the indictment adequately alleged the essential elements of the crimes …

  • A boy waits in line at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California

    Americans with accounts on President Barack Obama's health insurance enrollment website, HealthCare.gov, were advised that their passwords had been reset to guard against the "Heartbleed" bug, in a message posted on the site on Saturday. The warning marks the latest fallout from the widespread security bug, which surfaced …

  • NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

    John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95. Houbolt died Tuesday at a nursing home in Scarborough, ...

  • Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane continued to dive Sunday after completing about half of its search on the bottom of the Indian Ocean with no luck, prompting an official ...

  • Chairman of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Li Shufu poses for a photo at an assembly line of the new Volvo automobile manufacturing plant in Chengdu

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China is set to surpass the United States to become Volvo Car Group's biggest market in 2014 with sales of at least 80,000 cars in the world's largest auto market. Its car sales target ...

  • ScottishPower boss welcomes Ofgem’s recent proposal to refer the energy supply and generation market for a full competition review has been just the latest manifestation of this.

  • The San Francisco-based business has raised $450m (£268m) in fundraising

  • Friday’s ever faster track Telegraph - 10 hours ago

    The American-themed restaurant chain continued to rise last year as the leisure business continued to expand across the UK.

  • Passport2Health closes its doors Telegraph - 10 hours ago

    The company the UK’s first medical insurance plan offering private diagnosis in Britain and fast-track private treatment at top-quality hospitals in Europe, has closed to new business

  • The bank may have grounds to pursue libel action after an inquiry into allegations found no evidence to support claims the lender’s turnaround unit had systematically engineered the collapse of small business ...

  • A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers has been fired. Darlene Tipton, who was vice president of standards ...

  • Fox has fired a veteran executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers. Darlene Tipton says she emailed a woman whose boyfriend was ...

  • The headquarters of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission are seen in Washington

    The proposed requirement would give investors more clarity on whether they were getting the best prices for the buy and sell orders they entrust to brokers, who can choose from dozens of stock exchanges and private venues, the report said, citing three people familiar with the matter. The SEC, which is the regulator in …

  • How UU fuels cars off fat of the land Telegraph - 12 hours ago

    Fat and grease poured down drains is being sucked out of sewers in north-west England and used to fuel cars

  • What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turned out to be small fortune for some Southern California customers. About 150 people who ordered this week at the Mexican-style fast food chain in Santa ...

  • The new insurance boss has begun looking at a series of cost cuttings across the business to increase future profitability.

  • The private equity group has embarked on a flurry of sales of its portfolio companies and has not made an acquisition since 2012

  • The government of Guinea is planning to revoke the mining rights to one of the largest untapped iron ore deposits in the world, following a watchdog's recommendation. A state-sponsored committee tasked ...

  • Open for business? Prove it Telegraph - 15 hours ago

    Hi-tech British exports are still hobbled by red tape

  • Consumers who sign up to General Mills, one of the world's largest online food companys, will be signing away their rights

  • Consumers sign up to one of the world's largest food company's online community will be signing away their consumer rights

  • The talks centre around either a straight sale of 3 million or so subscribers, or the potential creation of a spinoff in which Charter would buy a substantial minority stake, the source added. There may be other options the two companies are discussing, the source said, adding that while the negotiations with Charter are …

  • Fiat Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China Associated Press - 16 hours ago
    Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

    Fiat and Chrysler say they will build three new Jeep models in China for the local market, the biggest for Jeeps outside the U.S. The automakers announced an agreement Saturday to expand the joint venture ...

  • A jury has awarded $14 million to a suburban Chicago woman who sued her doctor over a debilitating stroke she suffered after taking the birth control drug Yasmin. Lawyers for Mariola Zapalski, of Elmwood ...

  • VW aims for double-digit growth in China

    A photo taken on March 7, 2012 in Wolfsburg, central Germany shows the Volkswagen logo on the front of a car

  • Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

    You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii. The tiny island state 2,500 miles from the nearest continent is so critical to the ...

  • Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    A Malaysian official on Saturday asked the world to "pray hard" for a clue to help find Flight 370, while authorities said a robotic submarine was expected to finish searching a patch of the ...

  • Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’ TheJournal.ie - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 09:05 BST
    Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’

    The billionaire was in town this week and the crowd loved her. But what makes Sheryl Sandberg the rock star of the business world.

  • Fiat-Chrysler to produce iconic Jeep in China from 2015

    A model poses with a Jeep on display at the Auto China exhibition, in Beijing, on April 22, 2012

  • Boeing to give California workers $47M in back pay Associated Press - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 03:29 BST

    Boeing Co. will pay $47 million to hundreds of current and former Southern California employees who are owed back pay and benefits, a union announced Friday. An arbitrator ruled against the aerospace giant ...

  • Ukraine sanctions aside, US carmakers eye Russia market

    In a file picture a boy takes advantage of a traffic jam in Moscow to sell national flags to drivers

  • 5 features an Amazon phone might offer Associated Press - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 02:46 BST
    5 features an Amazon phone might offer

    A report this week in The Wall Street Journal that Amazon is planning to release a smartphone has prompted industry analysts and technology blogs to muse about what the device might offer. Amazon hasn't ...

  • Questions on bubble as tech momentum fades AFP - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 02:43 BST
    Questions on bubble as tech momentum fades

    The Nasdaq exchange advertises China's Weibo in Times Square moments before it began trading on the Nasdaq exchange under the ticker symbol WB on April 17, 2014 in New York City

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