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Uber adds one pound on journeys in London’s congestion charge zone

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FILE PHOTO: The Uber application is seen on a mobile phone in London, Britain, September 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) – Uber will add an additional pound to the cost of journeys in central London from next week after the city’s transport authority said private hire taxi operators will no longer be exempt from Read More

Great Wall, Ford hitch up to burgeoning Chinese demand for pickup trucks

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Grey Liu bought his third vehicle four months ago – a Foton pickup truck, lured by its $7,000 price tag and its ability to transport his sports motorcycle to the grasslands of northern China where he likes to ride. A worker closes the back of a Toyota Tundra pickup truck at Pickup Read More

Tiffany sticks to 2019 targets, helped by e-commerce; shares rebound

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(Reuters) – Luxury retailer Tiffany & Co said Friday it expected earnings growth to resume in the second half of the year, helped by a healthy e-commerce business, a forecast that allowed investors to look past slightly disappointing quarterly sales. FILE PHOTO: A Tiffany & Co logo is seen outside the store on 5th Ave Read More

Just business: British & US investors gobble up Russian government bonds

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Most Russian state-issued bonds were purchased by investors from Britain, the US and the European Union, according to Andrey Solovyev, global head of debt and capital markets at VTB Capital which ran the placement. Russia’s Finance Ministry raised €750 million in a top-up issue of an existing euro-denominated Eurobond and $3 billion in a new Read More

Tiffany holiday-quarter sales miss expectations on weak tourist spending

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FILE PHOTO: A Tiffany & Co logo is seen outside the store on 5th Ave in New York, New York, U.S., March 19, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri (Reuters) – Tiffany & Co narrowly missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly sales on Friday, two months after the luxury retailer signaled soft demand in the holiday season because Read More

Jury finding upends Bayer's Roundup defense strategy: experts

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bayer AG had hoped a new trial strategy focusing jurors on scientific evidence could stem a burgeoning tide of U.S. lawsuits over its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup, but a second jury finding on Tuesday that the product caused cancer has narrowed the company’s options, some legal experts said. FILE PHOTO: Werner Read More

Simmons Edeco celebrates 57th anniversary with new base in Mexico

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3/17/2019 CALGARY – Simmons Edeco, supplier of onshore drilling and workover services to the global oil and gas industry, announced that it has opened its second operations base in Mexico.  As Simmon Edeco enters its 57th year, the new facility in Villahermosa, Tabasco is part of the company’s efforts to continue to expand its presence Read More

India proposes new e-commerce regulations with focus on data rules

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NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – India outlined a new draft policy for its burgeoning e-commerce sector on Saturday, focusing on data localization, improved privacy safeguards and measures to combat the sale of counterfeit products. FILE PHOTO: The logo of India’s e-commerce firm Flipkart is seen in this illustration picture taken January 29, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/File Photo Read More