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EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil stocks fall on reform woes, Latam FX slips

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil stocks fall on reform woes, Latam FX slips
(Recasts with currency losses, updates prices) By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Brazilian stocks sank to a two-month low on Tuesday on concerns a corruption probe would sap the government's ability to further cut spending, while Latin American currencies weakened. Mexico's peso and Brazil's real lost ground as the dollar broadly gained Read More

UPDATE 1-Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals, WHO urges farmers

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on UPDATE 1-Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals, WHO urges farmers
LONDON/CHICAGO (Reuters) – The World Health Organization urged farmers on Tuesday to stop using antibiotics to promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals because the practice fuels dangerous drug-resistant superbug infections in people. Describing a lack of effective antibiotics for humans as “a security threat” on a par with “a sudden and deadly disease Read More

Virginia man charged with Fitbit stock hoax pleads guilty

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Virginia man charged with Fitbit stock hoax pleads guilty
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A Virginia man accused by U.S. prosecutors of driving up the price of Fitbit Inc stock by orchestrating a hoax takeover bid, making about $3,000 in profit, pleaded guilty to securities fraud on Tuesday. Robert Walter Murray, of Chesapeake, Virginia, entered his plea before U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan, Read More

UPDATE 2-Dialysis provider DaVita swings to loss on impairment charge

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on UPDATE 2-Dialysis provider DaVita swings to loss on impairment charge
(Reuters) – DaVita Inc (DVA.N), the biggest U.S. dialysis services provider, swung to a third-quarter loss due to an impairment charge it took for the continued underperformance of its Medical Group healthcare delivery and management unit. The company said it took a $601 million goodwill impairment charge related to the unit, which manages patient groups Read More

BRIEF-Titanium Transportation Group’s qtrly ‍revenue up 6pct​

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on BRIEF-Titanium Transportation Group’s qtrly ‍revenue up 6pct​
Nov 7 (Reuters) – Titanium Transportation Group Inc: * Titanium Transportation Group reports third quarter 2017 results * Titanium Transportation Group Inc qtrly ‍revenue was $31.5 million, up 6pct​ * Titanium Transportation Group Inc – qtrly ‍net income per share $0.00​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Read More

BRIEF-Maxim Power Corp reports qtrly loss per share $‍0.10​

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on BRIEF-Maxim Power Corp reports qtrly loss per share $‍0.10​
Nov 7 (Reuters) – Maxim Power Corp: * Maxim Power Corp announces 2017 third quarter financial and operating results * Maxim Power Corp qtrly loss per share $‍0.10​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Read More

BRIEF-Keyera Corp ‍announced plans to construct north wapiti pipeline system​

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on BRIEF-Keyera Corp ‍announced plans to construct north wapiti pipeline system​
Nov 7 (Reuters) – Keyera Corp: * Keyera Corp – ‍announced plans to construct North Wapiti pipeline system​ * Keyera – North Wapiti​ ‍pipeline system currently estimated to cost about $120 million with expected in-service date in H2 2019 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Read More

BRIEF-Western Forest Products announces closure of Englewood Train

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Nov 7 (Reuters) – Western Forest Products Inc: * Western Forest Products announces closure of Englewood Train * Western Forest Products Inc – ‍as a result of closure of train, 34 positions will be eliminated​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Read More

UPDATE 1-Paramount Pictures scraps agreement with Huahua Media

8 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on UPDATE 1-Paramount Pictures scraps agreement with Huahua Media
(Reuters) – Viacom Inc’s (VIAB.O) Paramount Pictures said on Tuesday it has ended a financing agreement with China’s Huahua Media due to recent changes in Chinese foreign investment policies. FILE PHOTO: A woman exits the Viacom Inc. headquarters in New York, U.S. on April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo The agreement would have financed 25 Read More