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TransCanada eyes joint ventures, sales to fund Keystone XL

(Reuters) – Canadian pipeline operator TransCanada Corp (TRP.TO) said on Thursday it is eyeing joint ventures and asset sales, among other options, to finance the construction of its $8 billion Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp’s planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota, […]

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Tool up for the midterms with this Facebook junk news aggregator

With the US midterms fast approaching purveyors of online disinformation are very busy indeed spreading their hyper-partisan junk on Facebook . Their goal: Skewing democratic outcomes by putting out misleading, deceptive or incorrect information that’s packaged as real news about politics, economics or culture — yet presented in a way that panders to prejudices and is […]

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UBS to ramp up training, set up sexual misconduct hotline

The logo of Swiss bank UBS is seen in Zurich, Switzerland October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann LONDON (Reuters) – Swiss bank UBS (UBSG.S) will expand training for staff investigating sexual misconduct claims, and introduce a confidential hotline to handle such allegations, an internal memo sent to staff seen by Reuters shows. The changes follow a […]

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UPDATE 1-UBS to ramp up training, set up sexual misconduct hotline

The logo of Swiss bank UBS is seen in Zurich, Switzerland October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann LONDON (Reuters) – Swiss bank UBS (UBSG.S) will expand training for staff investigating sexual misconduct claims, and introduce a confidential hotline to handle such allegations, an internal memo sent to staff seen by Reuters shows. The changes follow a […]

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Trump comment, chipmakers power Wall Street’s third day of gains

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose for a third straight day on Thursday, as industrials gained after President Donald Trump said trade talks with China were “moving along nicely”, while optimism was boosted by healthy results, especially from chipmakers. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October […]

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US STOCKS-Trump comment, chipmakers power Wall Street’s third day of gains

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose for a third straight day on Thursday, as industrials gained after President Donald Trump said trade talks with China were “moving along nicely”, while optimism was boosted by healthy results, especially from chipmakers. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October […]

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UPDATE 3-TransCanada eyes joint ventures, sales to fund Keystone XL

(Reuters) – Canadian pipeline operator TransCanada Corp (TRP.TO) said on Thursday it is eyeing joint ventures and asset sales, among other options, to finance the construction of its $8 billion Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp’s planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota, […]

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Brazil fashion retailer Lojas Renner chooses new CEO

SAO PAULO, Nov 1 (Reuters) – The board of Brazilian apparel chain Lojas Renner SA has chosen as its new chief executive Fabio Adegas Faccio, the firm’s chief procurement officer, the company said on Thursday. In a securities filing, Brazil’s largest clothing retailer said current CEO José Galló will stay in his post until Apr. […]

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Knightsbridge cafe accountant fined over staff pension lie

Image copyright PA Image caption Hashmukh Shah admitted purposely misleading officers from The Pensions Regulator An accountant who lied about employees having a workplace pension has been fined just under £4,000. Hashmukh Shah, 63, admitted to misleading The Pensions Regulator (TPR) about the status of staff at Gran Caffe Londra, opposite Harrods. In the first […]

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UPDATE 3-Activist investor Icahn sues Dell over IPO plans

(Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn sued Dell Technologies on Thursday, alleging that the computer maker did not disclose financial information related to its plans to go public by buying back its tracking stock (DVMT.N). FILE PHOTO — Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Network’s Neil Cavuto show in New York, […]