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November 19, 2018 11:08 AM China's Xiaomi swings to net profit in third-quarter on robust sales in India, Europe

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Monday it swung to a net profit in the third quarter, beating analyst estimates, driven by robust sales in India and Europe. Profit for the three months through September reached 2.48 billion yuan ($357.23 million), versus an 11 billion yuan loss in the same period a year earlier. That compared 113

November 15, 2018 1:52 PM U.S. envoy for Iran warns EU banks, firms against non-dollar Iran trade

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European banks and firms who engage in a special European Union initiative to protect trade with Iran will be at risk from newly reimposed U.S. sanctions, the U.S. special envoy for Iran warned on Thursday. It is “no surprise” that EU efforts to establish a so-called Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for non-dollar trade with Iran were floundering 89

November 13, 2018 7:41 PM Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company said services would now be available in 13 Arab markets, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Morocco but not Libya, Iraq, Syria, or Yemen. Spotify has been unofficially 92

November 9, 2018 3:33 PM McDonald's adds new international items to flagship restaurant menu

This McDonald’s is expanding its international menu again with menu items from India, Australia, France, Canada, and Germany - like this Cheddar BBQ Bacon Burger. (McDonald's) McDonald’s new flagship store in Chicago has been serving international items such as poutine from Canada, a McSpicy Chicken Sandwich from Hong Kong, and a McFlurry Prestígio from Brazil 127

November 8, 2018 4:22 PM EU watchdog proposes derivatives changes in case of no-deal Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union’s markets watchdog has proposed temporary exemptions from EU rules to ensure that uncleared derivatives contracts are not disrupted if there is a no-deal Brexit. The changes would mean that banks have a year to shift their derivatives positions from London to the EU if Britain crashed out of the bloc next March 69

November 8, 2018 6:30 AM Mazda to recall 640,000 vehicles globally over diesel engine issue

TOKYO (Reuters) - Mazda Motor Corp (7261.T) on Thursday said it planned to recall around 640,000 vehicles globally to fix issues including a problem with the valve springs used in its diesel engines. The Japanese automaker said it would recall around 230,000 vehicles at home and a total of around 410,000 units in overseas markets, excluding the United 93

November 8, 2018 4:42 AM Starbucks partners with UberEats in Japan

(Reuters) - Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) said on Wednesday it was partnering with UberEats to deliver coffee and food in Tokyo starting Friday, as the world’s largest coffee chain looks to boost sales in Japan, one of its major Asia-Pacific markets. Starbucks has been facing intense competition in the United States and China, its two largest markets, and has been exploring 114

November 6, 2018 3:43 AM Apple's Asia suppliers fall on report it canceled production boost for iPhone XR

(Reuters) - Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) Asian supplier and assembler stocks fell on Tuesday on a media report that the iPhone maker had told its smartphone assemblers to halt plans for additional production lines dedicated to its new iPhone XR. Taiwanese assembler Pegatron Corp (4938.TW) fell nearly 4 percent and rival Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd (Foxconn) 99

November 5, 2018 8:10 PM Oil mixed as U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran, Tehran defiant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Monday after a steep five-day fall, as the United States formally imposed punitive sanctions on Iran but granted eight countries temporary waivers allowing them to keep buying oil from the Islamic Republic. The sanctions are part of U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to curb Iran’s missile and nuclear programs 93

November 5, 2018 6:19 PM Oil up as U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran, Tehran defiant

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday after a steep five-day fall, as the United States formally imposed punitive sanctions on Iran but granted eight countries temporary waivers allowing them to keep buying oil from the Islamic Republic. The sanctions are part of U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to curb Iran’s missile and nuclear programs 103