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  • Malaysia's AirAsia X Bhd on Tuesday said it has become Asia's first low-cost carrier to receive approval to operate scheduled passenger flights to any destination within the United States. The long-haul airline in a statement said it gained approval from the United States' Federal Aviation Authority and that it was considering …

  • The dollar slipped to briefly to ¥112.52 in early Tokyo trade its lowest since Nov. 30, before bouncing back, after Trump’s Treasury Secretary pick Steven Mnuchin reportedly said an “excessively strong ...

  • Trump in Asia: Region poised for change as new era dawns

    People across Asia are poised for a potentially dramatic change in relations with Washington under President Donald Trump after decades with the United States as a major military and economic presence. ...

  • AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Medical equipment maker Philips on Tuesday disclosed a conflict with the U.S. government over defibrillators it sold prior to 2015, along with fourth quarter earnings in which it ...

  • A broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai

    The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a petition to delay the annual federal budget, which Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to deliver on Feb. 1, dismissing concerns about potential giveaways ahead of critical state polls. "Financials have underperformed for sometime because of concerns on growth and outlook after …

  • TPP Trumped @ BBC News - 42 minutes ago
    TPP Trumped

    Nations hope to move forward with the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal after America withdraws

  • Nadja Swarovski, an executive board member of the Swarovski company, on the digital age, social responsibility and its involvement with the Academy Awards

  • Asian stock indexes mixed as Trump uncertainties mount

    Asian shares were mixed Tuesday as uncertainty mounted over U.S. President Donald Trump's trade and regulatory policies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0.6 percent to 18,787.99. Australia's ...

  • AEVIS VICTORIA SA launches a public takeover offer for all publicly held registered shares of LifeWatch Ltd.

    The exchange offer in registered shares of AEVIS VICTORIA SA presents a premium of 19.1% compared to yesterday's closing price and 19.1% compared to the 60-day VWAP of LifeWatch Ltd., respectively. AEVIS VICTORIA SA will significantly contribute to pursuing LifeWatch Ltd.'s growth strategy.

  • Document Shredding at Night Raises FDA Eyebrows During India Visit

    One Indian pharmaceutical firm’s nighttime document-shredding and potential manufacturing lapses at two others since December are reigniting concerns that, despite recent efforts, the country’s generic-drug ...

  • Document Shredding at Night Raises FDA Eyebrows During India Visit

    One Indian pharmaceutical firm’s nighttime document-shredding and potential manufacturing lapses at two others since December are reigniting concerns that, despite recent efforts, the country’s generic-drug ...

  • London Street Food Stars Plan to Open a Serious Taiwanese Restaurant

    The folks who made Londoners crazy for £5 steamed buns will offer full-scale, high-end meals in their new place.

  • London Street Food Stars Plan to Open a Serious Taiwanese Restaurant

    The folks who made Londoners crazy for £5 steamed buns will offer full-scale, high-end meals in their new place.

  • Philadelphia bars employers from requesting salary history Associated Press - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
    Philadelphia bars employers from requesting salary history

    Despite a threat from cable giant Comcast to take legal action, Philadelphia has banned employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history, a move supporters say is a step toward closing ...

  • LaBeouf-led livestream says 'He Will Not Divide Us' Associated Press - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
    LaBeouf-led livestream says 'He Will Not Divide Us'

    Shia LaBeouf wants you to know: "He will not divide us." For the first few days of Donald Trump's presidency, the actor has been repeating that sentence into a live camera mounted on a wall outside ...

  • WELLINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump kept his promise to pull out of the accord. The TPP, which the United States had signed but …

  • U.S. President Donald Trump formally withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on Monday, distancing America from its Asian allies, as China's influence in the region rises. Fulfilling a campaign pledge to end American involvement in the 2015 pact, Trump signed an executive order in the Oval …

  • WELLINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump kept his promise to pull out of the accord. The TPP, which the United States had signed but …

  • Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe listens as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talks to members of the media after their bilateral meeting at Kirribilli House in Sydney, Australia

    WELLINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump kept his promise to pull out of the accord. The TPP, which the United States had signed but …

  • * Concerns over Trump's protectionist stance dent dollar * Market awaits details on possible U.S. fiscal stimulus * Won rises to highest in nearly 7 weeks * Taiwan dollar and Thai baht hit multi-month ...

  • How a Trump tariff could sideswipe US auto industry Associated Press - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
    FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, file photo, Flat Rock Assembly employees clap as Ford President and CEO Mark Fields addresses the auto plant in Flat Rock, Mich. The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the industry into disarray, analysts say. In early January, Ford made the surprise announcement that it would halt construction of a $1.6 billion plant in Mexico slated to build the compact Focus. It also announced plans to invest $700 million of that savings into a Michigan plant where it will make new electric and autonomous cars. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

    DETROIT (AP) — The threat from President Donald Trump to tax Mexican-made cars sold in the U.S. would throw the industry into disarray, analysts say, forcing some uncomfortable choices: Raise car prices or swallow the cost. Stop selling Mexican-made cars in the U.S. but risk losing customers. Move production to the U.S. …

  • Gold consumption in India won’t return to normal levels until 2018, delaying a forecast recovery from a seven-year low, as a liquidity squeeze tightens spending this year in the world’s largest consumer ...

  • Gold consumption in India won’t return to normal levels until 2018, delaying a forecast recovery from a seven-year low, as a liquidity squeeze tightens spending this year in the world’s largest consumer ...

  • People play "Pokemon Go" by Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi

    Nintendo Co's smash hit Pokemon Go was unleashed on South Korea on Tuesday, six months after it was released elsewhere in the world, a delay caused by security fears over Google Maps. "We have waited very long and worked very hard to launch Pokemon Go in South Korea," said Lim Jae Boem, chief executive of Pokemon Korea. …

  • A woman walks past electronic board showing stock prices and Japanese Yen's exchange rate outside a brokerage at a business district in Tokyo

    The dollar struggled in Asia on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump's focus on protectionism ahead of fiscal stimulus fueled suspicions his administration might be content to gain a competitive advantage through a weaker currency. Spread betters pointed to a hesitant opening for European bourses while E-mini futures …

  • Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York City

    The dollar struggled in Asia on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump's focus on protectionism ahead of fiscal stimulus fuelled suspicions his administration might be content to gain a competitive advantage through a weaker currency. Spread betters pointed to a hesitant opening for European bourses while E-mini futures …

  • People walk past an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage at a business district in Tokyo

    The dollar struggled in Asia on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump's focus on protectionism ahead of fiscal stimulus fuelled suspicions his administration might be content to gain a competitive advantage through a weaker currency. Spread betters pointed to a hesitant opening for European bourses while E-mini futures …

  • Rotana Hotel CEO: Growth Opportunities in Saudi Arabia @ Bloomberg - 1 hour 41 minutes ago
    Rotana Hotel CEO: Growth Opportunities in Saudi Arabia

    Omer Kaddouri, president and chief executive officer at Rotana Hotel Management Corp., discusses the company's expansion plans and growth opportunities with Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din and Shery Ahn ...

  • The Ford logo is seen in a rim of car in Cuautitlan Izcalli

    Ford Motor Co (F.N), in a bid for a piece of the rapidly growing global auto parts market, is launching a new brand called Omnicraft to sell parts to Ford dealers and independent repair shops to fix competitors' vehicles. Omnicraft joins Ford's established Motorcraft which makes parts for Ford vehicles. Frederiek Toney, …

  • TIAA’s asset-management unit renamed itself Nuveen, stepping away from its history as one of the oldest names in the retirement business.

  • [$$] McDonald’s Turns Up Heat in Siberia @ The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 52 minutes ago

    McDonald’s is advancing into new territories such as Siberia and encountering familiar rivals such as KFC and Burger King, which built scores of restaurants in the past few years.

  • [$$] Foxconn Considers $7 Billion Investment to Build U.S. Factory @ The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 52 minutes ago

    Foxconn founder Terry Gou says the Taiwan company is looking for incentives to build a flat-panel screen factory in the U.S.

  • [$$] Ford Takes Step Toward Online Car Shopping With Fintech Investment @ The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 52 minutes ago

    The lending arm of Ford Motor Co. has tapped a San Francisco startup to make it easier for its customers to buy and finance a car without going into a showroom.

  • [$$] Halliburton Standing Firm on Price Increases @ The Wall Street Journal - 1 hour 53 minutes ago

    Halliburton has begun negotiating prices with customers after offering them steep discounts during a two-year oil downturn.

  • Bernie Ecclestone, who turned Formula One from an elite motor racing series into a global media rights empire over four decades, stepped away from his role as the sport’s “supremo” as Liberty Media completed ...

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