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Takata's shares plunge by 69 percent after declaring bankruptcy

Tokyo, Jun 28 (efe-epa).- Shares of Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata fell by 69 percent on Wednesday, after the company declared bankruptcy on Monday due...

Toshiba delays sale of its memory chip business

Tokyo, Jun 28 (efe-epa).- The Japanese tech giant Toshiba announced Wednesday that the company needs more time to finalize an agreement with a consortium...

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Presidents of Chile, Argentina sign physical integration accords

Santiago, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The presidents of Chile and Argentina pledged their commitment Tuesday to the physical integration of their two countries and...

German apartment building evacuated due to fears of London-style cladding

Berlin, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- An 11-story apartment building in Wuppertal, a city in western Germany, was evacuated Tuesday after officials confirmed that the...

US preparing to help victims of global cyberattack

Washington, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The US government is preparing to help any institution affected by the new cyberattack that is affecting companies around the...

IMF cuts 2017 economic growth forecast for US

Washington, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday revised its 2017 gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for the US downward...

OPEC crude basket rises to $43.14

Vienna, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The basket of crude oil used as a benchmark indicator by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries went up to $43.14, the...

EC imposes record-breaking fine on Google for giving illegal advantages

Brussels, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The European Commission on Tuesday hit Google with a record-breaking 2.42 billion euro ($2.7bn) fine for abusing its dominance...

China promises fewer restrictions on foreign companies

Shanghai, China, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- The premier of China on Tuesday urged foreign companies to invest in the East Asian country, assuring them of fewer...

Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 from early July: reports

Seoul, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- Samsung Electronics will soon begin selling a refurbished version of its controversial Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, which cost the...

Bankia acquires BMN as Spain pushes to recover taxpayer bailout money

Madrid, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- One of the largest Spanish lenders, Bankia, on Tuesday struck a merger deal with medium-sized Banco Mare Nostrum as part of...

Chinese industrial profits rose 22.7 percent between January and May

Beijing, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- Profits of major Chinese companies increased by 22.7 percent interannually between January and May, to 2.9 trillion yuan ($424...

Carlos Ghosn earned record salary at the helm of Renault-Nissan alliance

Tokyo, Jun 27 (efe-epa).- French-Brazilian Carlos Ghosn, chairman of the Renault-Nissan alliance and of Mitsubishi Motors, earned a record 1.098 billion yen...

US nat-gas surge proves a boon to expanded Panama Canal

Panama City, Jun 26 (efe-epa).- The burgeoning US natural-gas industry is largely responsible for the high volume of shipments of liquefied natural gas...

Brazil's J&F talks with Cambuhy about sale of flip-flop maker Havaianas

Sao Paulo, Jun 26 (efe-epa).- Brazil's J&F said Monday it signed a nondisclosure agreement with investment firm Cambuhy, opening the way for a possible sale...

UNWTO looks to eliminate carbon footprint created by tourism

Astana, Jun 26 (efe-epa).- The tourism industry must reduce its carbon footprint to zero while learning to survive rising sea levels, desertification,...

Britain's largest-ever Royal Navy warship sets sail to begin its sea trials

London, Jun 26 (efe-epa).- A massive new aircraft carrier _ the largest warship ever built for the United Kingdom's Royal Navy _ on Monday took to the seas...

Intesa buys 2 failed Veneto banks, claims 2 million family deposits saved

Rome, Jun 26 (EFE).- A major Italian bank announced on Monday its purchase of two failed Italian banks assuring the action protected the savings of two...

Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata files for bankruptcy

Tokyo, Jun 26 (efe-epa).- Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in a court in Tokyo and the United States the company...

Italian government approves orderly liquidation of two banks

Rome, Jun 25 (efe-epa).- The Italian government on Sunday approved a decree that triggered a liquidation process for two banks, after European authorities...

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