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September 22, 2017 6:38 AM Global privacy management software firm expanding in Atlanta

Global privacy management software firm expanding in Atlanta A global privacy management software company will create 500 jobs over the next few years and invest $5 million in an expansion of its facility in Georgia's Fulton County. Gov. Nathan Deal said Thursday that OneTrust, by reinvesting in Georgia's strategic resources and talent pool, will grow its access 27

September 22, 2017 5:32 AM Roche receives EU approval for Gazyvaro, European approval for Actemra

ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche said it has received European approval for its Actemra medication in giant cell arteritis (GCA), the Swiss drugmaker said on Friday. “As the first effective non-steroid therapy for GCA, Actemra/RoActemra has the potential to fundamentally change how this condition is treated,” Sandra Horning, Roche’s chief medical officer and global 27

September 21, 2017 2:45 PM EU Preps Tax Crackdown on Silicon Valley

Commission weighs several options to raise tax revenue from digital companies like Facebook, Google The European Union’s executive arm said Thursday that it is ready to propose new taxes on digital companies like Facebook Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google by next spring if there isn’t “adequate global progress” toward a rewrite of corporate tax rules at an international 26

September 21, 2017 9:30 AM Chechnya’s Kadyrov Seeks Global Muslim Role

The ambitions of the leader of the Russian republic pose a policy dilemma for Moscow When the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar began a month ago, some of the loudest protests erupted in an unexpected corner of the Muslim world: Russia’s republic of Chechnya. In the capital Grozny, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov presided over a Sept. 4 rally in solidarity 18

September 21, 2017 9:09 AM Daimler to Invest $1 Billion in Alabama Plant

German auto maker to start production of a fully electric vehicle in U.S. TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—Daimler AG said Thursday it will invest $1 billion in its Alabama manufacturing operations and start production of a fully electric sport-utility vehicle, a move that comes as the German auto maker expands its U.S. footprint and global electrification drive 15

September 20, 2017 10:00 AM Global Plan To Streamline 'Use By' Food Labels Aims To Cut Food Waste

Confusion over "sell by" and "use by" dates is one big reason why billions of tons of food are tossed each year. A new global initiative of food giants, including Amazon, Walmart and Nestle, aims to tackle that. And one major culprit? The confusion over "date" labels on foods. Once a "sell by" date has passed, lots of us have tossed out food that's perfectly 2

September 20, 2017 1:59 AM Nintendo Surges on Prospect of Greater Access to China

Videogame maker’s shares hit nine-year high on China prospects For all its global popularity, Nintendo Co. has had relatively limited business in China. Now, a deal with Tencent Holdings Ltd. has investors excited at the prospect of the Japanese company’s Switch console and smartphone games taking off in one of the world’s biggest game markets 27

September 19, 2017 10:12 PM Retail chains filing for bankruptcy protection in 2017

Toys R Us has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, joining a growing list of companies struggling to navigate a retail landscape altered by technology and changing consumer tastes. There is even a new term that has emerged which points to the dire state of the industry: Chapter 22. Those are companies that have been forced to seek bankruptcy protection 53

September 19, 2017 9:04 AM Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — With a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims sparking accusations of ethnic cleansing from the United Nations and others, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday said her country does not fear international scrutiny and invited diplomats to see some areas for themselves. Though an estimated 421,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in less than a month 25

September 19, 2017 6:00 AM Toyota president says will continue to make variety of vehicle types

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) President Akio Toyoda on Tuesday said his company would continue to make a variety of vehicle types available to customers, even as tighter global regulations are prompting automakers to develop more electric vehicles. “EVs (electric vehicles) are in focus at the moment but customers and the market will ultimately 29