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August 12, 2016 9:03 AM Dissolved and dormant firms in EuroFX mystery

LONDON Aug 12 UK companies that have been dissolved or are dormant face minimal disclosure requirements and often have a pre-existing bank account. This can be used to run cash through them without ringing alarm bells at the bank, fraud specialists say. - 9 Nov 2010: Company number 03827349, registered at UK Companies House since 1999 and named TWIC-Trans 56

August 11, 2016 4:50 PM DEA ends its monopoly on marijuana growing for medical research

The federal government is ending its decades-old monopoly on marijuana production for medical research as the Drug Enforcement Agency announced Thursday it was bowing to changing times. The agency said it would begin allowing researchers and drug companies to use pot grown in places other than its well-secured facility at the University of Mississippi 67

August 10, 2016 12:35 PM The Daily 202: State polls give GOP fresh hope for holding Senate majority, but Trump headwinds might be too strong

THE BIG IDEA: In all but one of this year’s Senate races, the Republican incumbent is meaningfully outperforming Donald Trump in the polls. An NBC/WSJ/Marist poll that was conducted last month on the eve of the conventions found that both the presidential race and the Senate race in Ohio were tied. A fresh version of their poll, released last night 76

August 10, 2016 11:04 AM BOE Finds Its Brexit Warnings Coming True in Company Plans

The Bank of England is starting to see its Brexit predictions show up in the plans of U.K. companies, which are scaling back job creation and investment. A survey of firms by its representatives across the country found that “the result of the European Union referendum would have a negative effect, overall, on capital spending, hiring and turnover over the coming 56

August 10, 2016 1:17 AM UC Davis chancellor Katehi steps down under pressure

​UC Davis Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi resigned Tuesday, giving up on her months-long quest to save her job in the face of allegations of nepotism, misuse of student funds and lying about her involvement in hiring firms to bolster her online reputation and the university’s. Her resignation came as UC officials released the results of an investigation 57

August 9, 2016 8:00 PM UC Davis chancellor resigns following probe on ethical violations

UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi resigned Tuesday after a three-month investigation into whether she violated University of California rules on nepotism, misused student fees and lied about her role in social media contracts. Her attorney, Melinda Guzman, announced the resignation, which UC President Janet Napolitano has accepted. Katehi will stay on as chancellor 33

August 9, 2016 11:47 AM Japan Minister Pushes Firms to Raise Worker Pay

Kozo Yamamoto, who helped create Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s growth strategy, says Japan needs to look at more drastic measures to conquer deflation TOKYO—A cabinet minister who helped create Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s growth strategy said Japan needed to juice its economic recovery with stimulus spending and loose monetary policy while studying more drastic 37

August 9, 2016 7:04 AM Fact checking Donald Trump’s speech to the Detroit Economic Club

In an effort to reset his troubled presidential campaign, Donald Trump gave a prepared speech to the Detroit Economic Club, an important venue for major economic addresses. Here’s a guide to 16 of the more fact-challenged assertions made by the GOP nominee. As is our practice, we do not award Pinocchios in speech round-ups. This is ridiculously false 66

August 8, 2016 6:06 PM India’s Skills Shortfall Challenges Modi’s Manufacturing Vision

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ drive means training millions of people quickly ADIBATLA, India—Having signed a string of multibillion-dollar orders from foreign firms to make parts for helicopters, aircraft and trains over the past couple of years, India is struggling to find people with the skills to build them. In a $3.3 billion push, India 42

August 8, 2016 4:52 PM Barclays to pay $100m to US states over rates

Latest settlement in series of probes into manipulation of rates British bank Barclays has agreed to pay $100m to 44 US states to resolve an investigation into interest rate manipulation. It is the first bank to settle state probes into false rate submissions that inflated borrowing costs linked to the London and US dollar interbank rates. The scheme 72