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October 17, 2018 8:48 PM U.S. environmental agency says in talks with Volvo over emissions issue

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Wednesday it has been in talks with Volvo over the last few weeks about an issue with catalytic converters causing some of its vehicles to exceed nitrogen oxide emission limits. Volvo warned a day earlier that some of its truck and bus engines could be exceeding limits for nitrogen 88

October 17, 2018 3:40 PM U.S. environmental agency says has been in talks with AB Volvo over emissions issue

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Wednesday it has been in talks with Volvo over the last few weeks about an issue with their catalytic converters that was causing some vehicles to exceed nitrogen oxide emission limits. Volvo warned a day earlier that some of its truck and bus engines could be exceeding limits for nitrogen 94

October 15, 2018 9:40 PM Italy’s Government Endorses Draft Budget That Would Widen Deficit

Coalition of antiestablishment 5 Star Movement and the far-right League backs law in defiance of EU rules; full version must now pass parliament ROME—Italy’s government late Monday approved a draft budget law for next year, confirming a set of expansionary measures that could lead to a fast-rising deficit and a conflict with the European Union. The government 47

October 11, 2018 10:06 PM Lithium Producer Livent Ends First Day Flat as Stock Markets Fall

Chief executive sees ‘fundamental support’ for IPO as company seeks to ride electric-car boom Shares of lithium producer Livent Corp. closed flat in their public debut amid another broad decline in U.S. stock markets, an indication of the interest investors have in companies tied to the electric-vehicle market. A spinoff from chemical manufacturer FMC Corp., Livent 78

October 10, 2018 9:46 PM Exclusive: Brazil's Bolsonaro would not sell Petrobras in short term

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - The far-right front-runner in Brazil’s presidential election, Jair Bolsonaro, has no plans to privatize oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4.SA) in the short term if elected, the president of his party told Reuters on Wednesday. Gustavo Bebianno said the sale of Petrobras, Brazil’s largest corporation, could still be considered 97

October 10, 2018 11:59 AM IKEA eyes partnership deals to boost Russian online business

MOSCOW (Reuters) - IKEA Group is looking to sign strategic partnerships with Russian companies to boost its local online business, the furniture retailer’s Russia country manager Pontus Erntell said on Wednesday. IKEA, known for its flat-packed self-assembly furniture, owns 14 hypermarkets in 11 Russian cities. In the past year, it has focused on bringing 94

October 9, 2018 3:05 AM As Pakistan Starts Talks, Emerging Markets Look to Contain Damage

Many have taken steps to limit fallout from U.S. dollar strength Pakistan’s decision to start bailout talks with the International Monetary Fund is the latest in a series of threats to hit emerging markets that have been challenged by weakening currencies and rising U.S. interest rates. While Pakistan has unique issues, including a ballooning trade deficit 75

October 8, 2018 8:39 PM China's Tencent invests $180 million in Brazil fintech Nubank

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Chinese gaming and social media firm Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) paid $180 million for an undisclosed minority stake in Brazilian financial technology company Nu Pagamentos SA, both companies said on Monday. The move marks Tencent’s debut in Latin America’s largest economy at a time when Nubank, as the company is known, is preparing 89

October 8, 2018 4:38 PM EU regulators studying crypto assets case by case

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union’s securities watchdog said on Monday it was examining every initial coin offering (ICO) to see whether it should be regulated, mirroring moves by its U.S. counterpart. An ICO issues crypto currencies like bitcoin or tokens to raise funds for a start-up company, and regulatory warnings that investors could lose their 73

October 5, 2018 9:33 AM Exclusive: SoftBank deepening ties to ride-hailing firm Grab with $500 million funding

SINGAPORE/JAKARTA (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) is closing in on a deal to invest about $500 million in Grab as part of roughly $1 billion that Southeast Asia’s biggest ride-hailing firm is seeking in its latest funding, sources with knowledge of the matter said. Six-year-old Grab has garnered more than $6 billion in total funding, led by SoftBank 88