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Tuesday, 18 December
J&J moves to limit impact of Reuters report on asbestos in Baby Powder
8h ago - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson on Monday scrambled to contain fallout from a Reuters report that the healthcare conglomerate knew for decades that cancer-causing asbestos lurked in its Baby Powder, taking out full-page newspaper ads defending its product and practices, and readying its chief executive for his first television interview since investors erased tens of billions of dollars from the company’s market value.
Musk's SpaceX to raise $500 million in funding: WSJ
32m ago - (Reuters) - Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX Corp is set to raise $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the fundraising.
Volkswagen may have to step up electric car plans to meet EU CO2 targets
1h ago - BERLIN/FRANKFURT/MUNICH (Reuters) - Volkswagen may have to step up its plans for mass production of electric vehicles in order to meet tougher-than-expected European targets to cut greenhouse emissions from cars, its chief executive said on Tuesday.
Malaysia says Goldman Sachs failed to disclose key facts in 1MDB bond sales
5h ago - KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc made untrue statements and omitted key facts in offering circulars for the bonds it sold for Malaysian state fund 1MDB, the Malaysian government said in criminal charges against the U.S. bank.
Huawei to spend $2 billion over five years in cybersecurity push
4h ago - HONG KONG (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies on Tuesday said it would spend $2 billion over the next 5 years to focus on cybersecurity by adding more people and upgrading lab facilities, as it battles global concerns about risks associated with its network gear. The typically secretive Chinese technology giant made the comments at one of its most indepth press conferences at its Dongguan offices, after welcoming about two dozen international journalists into its new campus in the southern Chinese city.
GLOBAL MARKETS LIVE: Goldman Sachs, Carlyle, CBS, Oracle…
1h ago - Goldman Sachs is in trouble, and there are a few financial transactions today, including Eiffage's investment in Getlink, Siemens Mobility and Alstom working towards merging, and Carlyle making a big purchase. Renault Nissan remains at the center of news with a high-risk meeting in Europe. U.S. stock-index futures were up with Asian shares, while European equities dropped.
THE DAILY MACRO BRIEF: Trump vs. the Fed, No details from Xi Jinping...
2h ago - Donald Trump reiterated his criticism of the Fed, while the Fed is expected to raise rates tomorrow. The long-awaited speech by China’s president was rather lacking in specifics…
Oil slide and growth worries weigh FTSE 100 while mid-caps bounce
5h ago - (Reuters) - Britain's mid-cap index recovered early losses thanks to a small bounceback from retail stocks after an ASOS-led selloff, while the blue-chip index fell as perpetuating concerns over slowing global growth and an oversupply of oil spooked investors.
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