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Yahoo - Business
Apr 19, 2019 05:16PM


Apr 19, 2019 05:01PM

Microsoft has its own James Damore situation as some employees question diversity efforts

Microsoft has its own James Damore situation as some employees question diversity effortsDebate is raging at Microsoft after some employees questioned the company's push to recruit more women and minorities on an internal message board.

Apr 19, 2019 04:59PM

Bitcoin?s Path to Retake $20,000 Could Be Slow and Painful: Analyst

Bitcoin?s Path to Retake $20,000 Could Be Slow and Painful: AnalystBy CCN: John McAfee continues to trumpet a bitcoin price that will hit $1 million by the end of the decade. He isn?t even afraid of betting his manhood on the same. Nonetheless, crypto bears keep coming back to spoil the party. One such doubter is UBS analyst Kevin Dennean. UBS Analyst: Bitcoin Price Faces a Long Road to Recovery According to Forbes, Dennean recently wrote: ?We?re struck by how long it took other asset bubbles to recover their peak levels (as long as 22 years for the Dow Jones Industrials) and how pedestrian the annualized returns from trough to

Apr 19, 2019 04:52PM

Tesla to shrink board to seven directors from 11

Tesla to shrink board to seven directors from 11Brad Buss, Antonio Gracias, Stephen Jurvetson, and Linda Johnson Rice will not be standing for re-election in the upcoming annual meetings of stockholders in 2019 and 2020, the company said https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1318605/000156459019012123/tsla-8k_20190418.htm in a regulatory filing. Tesla said the decision did not result from any disagreement between the company and the directors. Of the four members who would exit the board, Buss and Gracias were part of Tesla's disclosure controls committee, overseeing the implementation of the terms of the consent agreement between Tesla and the SEC.

Apr 19, 2019 04:50PM

How Financially Strong Is Locality Planning Energy Holdings Limited (ASX:LPE)?

How Financially Strong Is Locality Planning Energy Holdings Limited (ASX:LPE)?Locality Planning Energy Holdings Limited (ASX:LPE) is a small-cap stock with a market capitalization of AU$34m. While investors primarily focus on the growth potential and competitive landscape of the small-cap companies, they end up i...

Apr 19, 2019 04:49PM

Exclusive: Tereos still searching for wider funding - sources

Exclusive: Tereos still searching for wider funding - sourcesFrench sugar group Tereos is still working to find additional banks to spread risk on a 250 million euro ($281 million) loan secured earlier this year, two sources familiar with the matter said. Tereos, the world's second-biggest sugar producer, has struggled to cope with poor market conditions since the European Union's output quota regime ended in 2017, warning that it would post a loss for a second year in a row this season. Tereos then launched a syndication round with about 10 banks, including other members of its banking pool and new ones, in a bid to spread the risk, the two sources said.

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Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:19:59 GMT


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NYTimes Business
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:02:02 GMT


TIFFANY HSU and AMIE TSANG on Apr 19, 2019 12:26PM

Betting on the Royal Baby

In Britain?s celebrity pregnancy economy, Meghan Markle?s unborn child is inspiring wagers, luxury cookie tins and diamond-encrusted jars of diaper rash cream.

SHEERA FRENKEL and BEN HUBBARD on Apr 19, 2019 02:00AM

After Social Media Bans, Militant Groups Found Ways to Remain

Hezbollah and other groups classified as terrorist organizations by the United States have changed their social media strategies to stay on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

TIFFANY HSU on Apr 19, 2019 03:18PM

Before Fisher-Price?s Rock ?n Play Recall, Safety Fears and Dubious Marketing

The company knew for years about potential risks linked to its popular sleeper and about pediatricians? objections to the way the product was being pitched to parents.

ANDREW ROSS SORKIN on Apr 19, 2019 02:00AM

DealBook: Socialist! Capitalist! Economic Systems as Weapons in a War of Words

The economist Joseph Stiglitz discusses Bernie Sanders, social policy and how we define ourselves ? and one another.

PAUL SULLIVAN on Apr 19, 2019 03:32PM

Wealth Matters: 4 Tax Strategies That Could Make a Divorce Settlement Easier

Divorce negotiations are never easy, and they became more complicated this year, thanks to the tax overhaul. Here are four tips for taxpayers to consider.

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BBC News Business
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:21:29 GMT


Apr 19, 2019 04:20PM

HMRC: Beware of tax rebate text message scams

Fraudsters send fake messages during the tax rebate period, the government warns.

Apr 19, 2019 07:30AM

Stagecoach calls for inquiry after rail bid document leak

The firm wants an investigation into how rail franchise bid documents were sent to a rival.

Apr 18, 2019 04:00PM

Pet insurance payouts hit record of 785m

The rising cost and sophistication of veterinary treatments is pushing up the size of claims.

Apr 18, 2019 11:13PM

National Enquirer sold to US magazine distributor

The tabloid has been embroiled in recent high-profile scandals involving Donald Trump and Jeff Bezos.

Apr 18, 2019 07:57AM

Debenhams boss Bucher steps down

He says it is "time to move on" following the takeover of the struggling retailer by its lenders.

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