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  • View of the entrance of German automotive parts manufacturer Robert Bosch Belgian plant in Tienen
    U.S. NHTSA opens investigation into Bosch electric car charger

    (Reuters) - U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation of electric car chargers made by German supplier Robert Bosch LLC after a driver of a 2013 Nissan Leaf reported one emitted smoke while charging. … More »U.S. NHTSA opens investigation into Bosch electric car charger

    View of the entrance of German automotive parts manufacturer Robert Bosch Belgian plant in Tienen

    (Reuters) - U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation of electric car chargers made by German supplier Robert Bosch LLC after a driver of a 2013 Nissan Leaf reported one emitted smoke while charging. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in documents filed online over the weekend that it …

  • A Lexus IS 250 is seen on an elevated display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City
    Lexus aloof from China production while Nissan, Honda step in

    By Yoko Kubota BEIJING (Reuters) - The head of Lexus, the premium brand of Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T>, said on Sunday an emphasis on quality had kept it from manufacturing in China. Unlike German peers … More »Lexus aloof from China production while Nissan, Honda step in

    A Lexus IS 250 is seen on an elevated display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

    By Yoko Kubota BEIJING (Reuters) - The head of Lexus, the premium brand of Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T>, said on Sunday an emphasis on quality had kept it from manufacturing in China. Unlike German peers Audi, Volkswagen AG's luxury division and BMW , Lexus imports all of its vehicles sold in China, from Japan. But high …

  • Toronto Stock Exchange logo is seen in Toronto
    TSX flat in thin holiday volume; energy offsets golds

    By Solarina Ho TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index was little changed on Monday in quiet Easter holiday trading as softer bullion prices weighed on gold miners, offsetting an otherwise mostly … More »TSX flat in thin holiday volume; energy offsets golds

    Toronto Stock Exchange logo is seen in Toronto

    By Solarina Ho TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index was little changed on Monday in quiet Easter holiday trading as softer bullion prices weighed on gold miners, offsetting an otherwise mostly positive market. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index <.GSPTSE> was off 5.94 points, or 0.04 percent, …

  • The grille of the Cadillac Elmiraj concept car as the vehicle is displayed during the press preview day of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit
    GM to battle VW in China with $12 billion investment and new plants

    U.S. car giant General Motors Corp (GM) plans to invest $12 billion in China from 2014 to 2017 and build more plants next year as it competes with aggressive rivals in the world's largest auto market. … More »GM to battle VW in China with $12 billion investment and new plants

    The grille of the Cadillac Elmiraj concept car as the vehicle is displayed during the press preview day of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit

    U.S. car giant General Motors Corp (GM) plans to invest $12 billion in China from 2014 to 2017 and build more plants next year as it competes with aggressive rivals in the world's largest auto market. GM expects its China sales to expand 8-10 percent this year, in line with the overall growth of the Chinese market, where …

  • Mark Karpeles, chief executive of Mt. Gox, attends a news conference at the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo
    At Mt. Gox bitcoin hub, 'geek' CEO sought both control and escape

    By Sophie Knight TOKYO (Reuters) - In June 2011, when customers of now-bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox agitated for proof that the Tokyo-based firm was still solvent after a hacking attack, CEO Mark … More »At Mt. Gox bitcoin hub, 'geek' CEO sought both control and escape

    Mark Karpeles, chief executive of Mt. Gox, attends a news conference at the Tokyo District Court in Tokyo

    By Sophie Knight TOKYO (Reuters) - In June 2011, when customers of now-bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox agitated for proof that the Tokyo-based firm was still solvent after a hacking attack, CEO Mark Karpeles turned to the comedy science fiction novel "The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy". During an online chat, Karpeles …

  • A man smokes a cigarette outside The London Stock Exchange
    Asian stocks subdued on Ukraine caution, dollar firms vs. yen

    By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stock markets were subdued on Monday, as tensions in Ukraine kept investors cautious amid an absence of catalysts as several markets remained closed for the … More »Asian stocks subdued on Ukraine caution, dollar firms vs. yen

    A man smokes a cigarette outside The London Stock Exchange

    By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stock markets were subdued on Monday, as tensions in Ukraine kept investors cautious amid an absence of catalysts as several markets remained closed for the Easter holiday. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched down 0.1 percent. Japan's Nikkei stock …

  • Rousseff looks on during the inauguration ceremony for the South Pier of the Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport in Brasilia
    Brazil´s president also responsible for refinery deal: ex CEO

    Brazil´s President Dilma Rousseff must assume her share of responsibility for the controversial purchase of a refinery in Texas by Petroleo Brasileiro SA, the former chief executive of the state-run oil … More »Brazil´s president also responsible for refinery deal: ex CEO

    Rousseff looks on during the inauguration ceremony for the South Pier of the Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport in Brasilia

    Brazil´s President Dilma Rousseff must assume her share of responsibility for the controversial purchase of a refinery in Texas by Petroleo Brasileiro SA, the former chief executive of the state-run oil company said in an interview published on Sunday. Rousseff chaired the board of Petrobras in 2006 when it approved the …

  • People walk along an elevated walkway at the Pudong financial district in Shanghai
    A tough sell: insurance against a China financial crisis

    By Vidya Ranganathan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Selling insurance against a financial crisis should not be difficult, five years after the last one nearly wrecked the global economy. But when it comes to … More »A tough sell: insurance against a China financial crisis

    People walk along an elevated walkway at the Pudong financial district in Shanghai

    By Vidya Ranganathan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Selling insurance against a financial crisis should not be difficult, five years after the last one nearly wrecked the global economy. But when it comes to China, the world's second-largest economy, the probability of a full-blown crisis is apparently so remote that hardly anyone …

  • Trader shows a piece of gold at his shop in the town of Al-Fahir in North Darfur
    Gold falls to 2-1/2-week low in thin trade; fund outflows weigh

    By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold fell to a two-and-a-half-week low in choppy and thin holiday trade on Monday, hurt by sharp outflows from the world's biggest bullion-backed exchange-traded … More »Gold falls to 2-1/2-week low in thin trade; fund outflows weigh

    Trader shows a piece of gold at his shop in the town of Al-Fahir in North Darfur

    By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold fell to a two-and-a-half-week low in choppy and thin holiday trade on Monday, hurt by sharp outflows from the world's biggest bullion-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF) and a stronger dollar. Spot gold fell to a two-and-a-half-week low of $1,281.40, before pruning the losses …

  • The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston
    Halliburton sees profit growth on improved margins in North America

    (Reuters) - Halliburton Co , the world's No.2 oilfield services company, forecast a 25 percent jump in earnings in the current quarter, helped by a recovery in margins in North America and growth in overseas … More »Halliburton sees profit growth on improved margins in North America

    The company logo of Halliburton oilfield services corporate offices is seen in Houston

    (Reuters) - Halliburton Co , the world's No.2 oilfield services company, forecast a 25 percent jump in earnings in the current quarter, helped by a recovery in margins in North America and growth in overseas markets. Halliburton's shares were up 0.8 percent at $61.40 in trading before the bell on Monday after the company …

  • Gold bars are pictured during a tour of Agnico-Eagle's Meadowbank gold mine near Baker Lake
    Canadian gold mining's bidding war shows appeal of buy over build

    A takeover battle for Canada's Osisko Mining Corp , involving three of the world's top gold producers, is more than just a testament to the quality of the company's low-cost mine, it also spotlights a … More »Canadian gold mining's bidding war shows appeal of buy over build

    Gold bars are pictured during a tour of Agnico-Eagle's Meadowbank gold mine near Baker Lake

    A takeover battle for Canada's Osisko Mining Corp , involving three of the world's top gold producers, is more than just a testament to the quality of the company's low-cost mine, it also spotlights a shortage of top-class gold assets in politically stable areas of the world. The struggle between Goldcorp Inc and deal …

  • China firm plans $1 billion distressed asset fund for foreigners

    By Benjamin Kang Lim and Koh Gui Qing BEIJING (Reuters) - A unit of one of China's biggest bad-debt banks plans to woo foreign investors with a $1 billion fund for soured property loans and distressed … More »China firm plans $1 billion distressed asset fund for foreigners

    By Benjamin Kang Lim and Koh Gui Qing BEIJING (Reuters) - A unit of one of China's biggest bad-debt banks plans to woo foreign investors with a $1 billion fund for soured property loans and distressed real-estate assets, reopening the sector to outsiders after a failed attempt last decade. That the fund is being launched …

  • Pedestrians walk past the world headquarters of Pfizer in New York
    AstraZeneca cancer pipeline seen as draw for Pfizer

    By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - Pfizer may come back to bid for British drug company AstraZeneca after its reported 60 billion pound ($101 billion) takeover approach was rejected, since a deal could … More »AstraZeneca cancer pipeline seen as draw for Pfizer

    Pedestrians walk past the world headquarters of Pfizer in New York

    By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - Pfizer may come back to bid for British drug company AstraZeneca after its reported 60 billion pound ($101 billion) takeover approach was rejected, since a deal could make sense for the U.S. pharmaceuticals giant as it seeks to build up its cancer franchise. In addition to adding promising …

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4 To Hit The Shelves On September 2014
    Samsung Galaxy Note 4 To Hit The Shelves On September 2014

    Expectation from Samsung’s next generation phablet i.e. Galaxy Note 4 is really high resulting in the cyber space to be bombarded with rumors, updates and news on it. Galaxy Note 3, Note 4’s predecessor … More »Samsung Galaxy Note 4 To Hit The Shelves On September 2014

    Samsung Galaxy Note 4 To Hit The Shelves On September 2014

    Expectation from Samsung’s next generation phablet i.e. Galaxy Note 4 is really high resulting in the cyber space to be bombarded with rumors, updates and news on it. Galaxy Note 3, Note 4’s predecessor was a really cool phablet which has floored millions of consumers from all around the world. It’s being more than six …

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    Wall St. edges higher, investors look to earnings

    By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose slightly on Monday as investors found few reasons to push indexes sharply higher following a strong rally last week and ahead of key earnings releases. … More »Wall St. edges higher, investors look to earnings

    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose slightly on Monday as investors found few reasons to push indexes sharply higher following a strong rally last week and ahead of key earnings releases. The S&P 500 posted its best week since July last week, boosted by results from such names as General Electric …

 

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