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Markets Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance aims new launches from 2022
Author: 0 Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance aims new launches from 2022

Combined financial revenues are forecast to reach $240 billion by the end of the plan, up more than 30 per cent on the $180 billion aggregate revenues achieved in 2016. The increased synergy target of 10 billion euros by 2022 follows a 16 per cent rise in synergies in 2016 to 5 billion euros. This compares with last year's two common platforms that were used for 2 million cars.

Markets Bitcoin starts to plummet in value as the Chinese exchanges begin shutdown
Author: 0 Bitcoin starts to plummet in value as the Chinese exchanges begin shutdown

Charlie Lee , the creator of litecoin, one of the largest cryptocurrencies by market cap, tweeted that OKCoin and Huobi were set to meet with regulators on Friday. Bitcoin price on September 15, 2017 . The price of bitcoin took a significant dive Thursday morning following the announcement of a major Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange.

Markets Dollar holds losses after USA consumer prices data
Author: 0 Dollar holds losses after USA consumer prices data

The consumer price index rose 0.4% last month and the core rate increased 0.2%. August's gain is the largest in seven months and lifted the year-on-year increase in the CPI to 1.9 per cent from 1.7 per cent in July. Still, both consumer prices and personal consumption expenditures, the Federal Reserve's preferred inflation measure, remain stuck below its 2-percent target .

Markets Calif. woman charged with trying to kill baby in McDonald's toilet
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During her night shift, prosecutors said , the 25-year-old Redwood City woman visited the restaurant's bathroom multiple times, to the concern of a co-worker. "It's a real sad story", Wagstaffe said to the Chronicle. "The baby looks like it's going to survive". Police arrived to find newborn without a pulse.

Markets About 5.8 million without power in US Southeast after Irma - utilities
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Authorities said people could be without electricity for a week or more during what they described as the largest restoration process in history, the Orlando Sentinel reported . FPL, like other utilities, follows a plan to restore power to the largest number of customers as quickly as possible. "It took a week for Matthew", Jensen said, referring to a hurricane that past year did not make landfall in Florida but caused power outages.

Markets DeVos: School choice up to states, communities
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Filter said private schools that accept vouchers often have admissions requirements and only allow high-performing students in, leaving higher-need students and those with special needs behind. "For me, it is really inspiring to hear their individual stories and to have - once again - confirmed that every single student is special and unique", DeVos said.

Markets Nestlé Acquires Majority Stake In Blue Bottle Coffee
Author: 0 Nestlé Acquires Majority Stake In Blue Bottle Coffee

Meanwhile, Oakland-based Blue Bottle, which operates 55 stores in the USA and Japan, can tap into Nestle's massive resources as it continues to expand. "Their path to scale is clearly defined and benefits from increasing consumer appreciation for delicious and sustainable coffee". "Fifteen years ago I started this company with the goal of roasting, brewing, and selling superlative coffee", Freeman said in a statement .

Markets Brazil's president charged with leading a criminal organisation
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Wesley Batista is accused of improperly profiting from trades in JBS shares and USA dollars between April 24 and May 17 ahead of the announcement of a plea bargain between both brothers and prosecutors in the Temer-related case. The allegation against Batista upended the already dramatic corruption saga, which had left Temer fighting to remain in power and has damaged JBS. While the court did accept the charges against Temer, there is an added step because the case involves a sitting ...

Markets Google faces lawsuit over gender pay gap
Author: 0 Google faces lawsuit over gender pay gap

All three women resigned after experiencing what they claim was discriminatory corporate practices. A spokesperson at Google told USA Today that it would internally review the lawsuit but disagreed with "the central allegations". She arrived at the company with 10 years of experience as a network engineer, and became data warehouse manager shortly after being hired. Wisuri was paid less than men for "substantially equal or similar work" than her male counterparts, the complaint says.

Markets Why Oracle Earnings Are So Great
Author: 0 Why Oracle Earnings Are So Great

The stock of Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Wednesday, November 11 by Morgan Stanley. LGT Capital Partners LTD.'s holdings in Oracle Corporation were worth $31,260,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Markets Sarah Harding And Cheryl Make Peace On Twitter Amid Feud Rumours
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Former Girls Aloud bandmates Sarah Harding and Cheryl Tweedy have put rumours of an ongoing feud to bed by engaging in a friendly exchange on Twitter. We're just so busy with our own stuff and you know what I mean.It's not for me to say. She explained: "I wasn't looking for anything when I was in there".

Markets Parts of United Kingdom property market solid but others trending into negative territory
Author: 0 Parts of United Kingdom property market solid but others trending into negative territory

In London, the South East, the North and East Anglia, respondents reported that asking prices were falling, while in Northern Ireland, the North West, Scotland, and the South West, the outlook was more positive. "A functioning private rented sector is crucial to a healthy housing market". "In large part, this is because the chasm between supply and demand persists and can not be quickly fixed, but also because we are in a period of prolonged economic uncertainty which is only set to continue ...

Markets New £10 note features Jane Austen who regularly visited Godmersham outside Ashford
Author: 0 New £10 note features Jane Austen who regularly visited Godmersham outside Ashford

As well as a variety of holograms to prevent fraud, it is the first note to contain raised dots in order to help blind and visually impaired people identify it. The BoE said that citizens can continue to spend paper £10 notes as usual until legal tender status is withdrawn in spring 2018. First came the plastic £5 note , now the Bank of England's new polymer £10 note has gone into circulation.

Markets Elon Musk unveils date for Tesla semi truck reveal event
Author: 0 Elon Musk unveils date for Tesla semi truck reveal event

Argus Research downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Tuesday, June 28 report. Tesla now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $315.31. 24,519 were reported by Citadel Advisors Limited Liability. Winfield Associates Inc. grew its stake in shares of Tesla by 85.2% in the second quarter.