Lebanon may lift Ghosn’s travel ban if files not received within 40 days: caretaker justice minister

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon may lift a travel ban on ousted Nissan <7201.T> boss Carlos Ghosn…

As White House plans U.S.-China Phase 1 ceremony, still no final deal text

By Andrea Shalal and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has invited at least…

Exclusive: India’s NMDC lined up to mine multibillion-dollar diamond deposit

By Neha Dasgupta and Mayank Bhardwaj NEW DELHI (Reuters) – State-owned Indian miner NMDC <NMDC.NS> is…

Brookfield, Temasek team up for Thyssenkrupp elevator bid: sources

FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) – Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management <BAMa.TO> has teamed up with Singapore state investor…

Saint Laurent to open new leather goods factory in Italy, add 300 jobs

SCANDICCI, Italy (Reuters) – French fashion label Saint Laurent, part of Kering <PRTP.PA>, will open a…

Sainsbury’s Roberts is leading internal contender to be next CEO: sources

By James Davey LONDON (Reuters) – Sainsbury’s retail and operations director Simon Roberts has emerged as…

White House adviser says U.S.-China trade deal on track for January 15

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal is on track to be signed Jan.…

Canada gains surprise 35,200 jobs in December, unemployment rate falls to 5.6%

By Kelsey Johnson OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada gained a higher-than-expected 35,200 net jobs in December, entirely…

Italy in talks with EU over Popolare Bari rescue

By Giuseppe Fonte ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s government is in talks with the European Union over…

Emerging market FX set to falter again this year

By Vuyani Ndaba and Hari Kishan JOHANNESBURG/BENGALURU (Reuters) – Emerging market currencies will cede more ground…

ABB cuts a quarter of jobs at U.S. power grids plant

ZURICH (Reuters) – ABB <ABBN.S> is axing a quarter of the jobs at one of its…

I’m a scapegoat: Angola’s Isabel dos Santos decries corruption ‘witch hunt’

By Noah Browning and Dmitry Zhdannikov LONDON (Reuters) – Angolan billionaire and former first daughter Isabel…