Trump Eases Off Hard Deadline for China Tariffs

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    President Trump gave his firmest indication yet that the U.S. may not increase tariffs on Chinese goods on March 1, as scheduled, despite statements by his top trade official that the U.S. should stick to a firm deadline.

    Kim Jong Un Purges Wealthy Elite and Critics of Outreach to U.S.

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    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has exiled, imprisoned or executed some 50 to 70 people and seized assets as he eliminates critics of his outreach to the U.S. and the South and targets the moneyed elite, says a report.

    In Rebuke to U.S., Germany Considers Letting Huawei In

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    Germany is leaning toward letting the Chinese tech giant participate in building its high-speed internet infrastructure despite U.S. warnings.

    French Jewish Graves Vandalized Before Marches Against Anti-Semitism

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    Dozens of Jewish graves in eastern France were vandalized amid a recent rise in anti-Semitic acts and days after yellow-vest protesters were filmed accosting a prominent Jewish academic.

    Egypt Denies Entry to New York Times Journalist

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    Egyptian authorities denied entry to New York Times journalist David Kirkpatrick, an unexplained move amid a government clampdown on the media.

    State-run banks jump after government announces fund infusion

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    Shares of India's state-run banks jumped on Thursday, a day after the government said it will inject 482.39 billion rupees ($6.79 billion) into some lenders as part of its recapitalisation programme.

    PC maker Lenovo's third-quarter profit beats expectations, powering share surge

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    Lenovo Group, the world's largest personal computer maker, posted better-than-expected quarterly results and shrugged off the impact of a bruising Sino-U.S. trade war, sending its shares soaring 11 percent to three-year highs.

    Factbox: U.S., China drafting memorandums for possible trade deal

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    Top U.S. and Chinese trade officials are working this week to hash out language on six broad agreements that aim to resolve the most contentious issues in their seven-month trade war.

    Timeline: Debt-laden Jet Airways edges closer to safety

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    India's Jet Airways Ltd, after several attempts at finding help to save the carrier from a crippling pile of debt, last week approved a rescue deal which will make its lenders its largest shareholders and fix a near 85 billion rupee funding gap.

    Blown away by innovation or price? Samsung's foldable phone opens up debate

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    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has wowed the smartphone industry with the first mainstream foldable screen, accompanied by a nearly $2,000 price tag that generated heated debate as to whether it may prove too expensive to revive slumping sales.

    Advertisers Boycott YouTube After Pedophiles Swarm Comments on Videos of Children

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    Google said it had deleted the accounts and channels of people leaving the comments in question, but acknowledged “there’s more to be done.”

    Lyft Sets Crucial Date in Race to I.P.O.

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    Hoping to beat Uber to the market, Lyft plans to talk up its offering to investors, known as the roadshow, in mid-March and go public in early April.

    CNN Is Criticized for Hiring Trump Administration Aide as a Political Editor

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    Sarah Isgur Flores, a Republican spokeswoman who worked for Jeff Sessions at the Justice Department, is making the leap to a news role with the network.

    The Medical Tech that Helps You When Your Doctor Can’t

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    A new breed of tech company wants to fill the gaps between you, your doctor and your health insurance.

    Fed Explains Pause as Officials Debate Future Rate Increases

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    The Fed released minutes of its January meeting showing officials continued to express confidence in the economy but saw enough warning signs to warrant a pause in rate increases.

    Asian Markets Mixed After Fed Minutes

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    (RTTNews) - Asian stock markets are mixed on Thursday following the modest gains overnight on Wall Street in a choppy session as investors digested the minutes of the latest U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that indicated a patient approach to raising interest rates. Investors also awaited developments regarding the latest round of trade talks...

    A major privacy advocacy group is calling on the FTC to force Google to divest the Nest business after it failed to let consumers know about a hidden microphone (GOOG, GOOGL)

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    <img border="0" alt="sundar pichai google ceo congress hearing" class="img-responsive imported-news-entry-img" width="5002" height="3751" src="https://images.markets.businessinsider.com/image/5c6e0b162628980fb42e9585-2400/gettyimages-1080986288.jpg" /><span class="source">Alex Wong/Getty Image<!-- sh_cad_1 --> <ul class="summary-list"> <li>After...

    Huawei Enterprise Presenting 4 Star Products at MWC19, Barcelona

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    <p xmlns="https://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><i>Huawei Enterprise will present at the event for the first time to demonstrate four star products and digital platform to drive ubiquitous connectivity and pervasive intelligence for enterprises</i><p xmlns="https://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><span class="xn-location">LONDON, <span class="xn-chron">Feb.

    Sensex, Nifty To Open Lower In Cautious Trade

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    (RTTNews) - Indian shares may open a tad lower on Thursday after sharp gains in the previous session. Banks could be in focus after the government approved a capital infusion of Rs 48,239 crore into 12 public sector banks. IT stocks may also see some action after industry lobby Nasscom said it would stop giving its annual revenue growth...

    Maui Land & Pineapple Reports 2018 Net Income of $0.6 Million

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    <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /><p align="left">KAPALUA RESORT, Hawaii, Feb. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <br /><p align="left">Maui Land Pineapple Company, Inc. (NYSE: MLP) reported net income of $0.6 million, or $0.03 per share, for 2018. This compares to net income of $10.

    Employers seek specialist hires using MBA rankings

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    Recruiters are joining in debates on how business schools’ performance is assessed

    Cabinet Office halts apprenticeships over budget cuts

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    Training provider says reduction in funding cap means scheme no longer covers costs

    Business schools have a vital role in teaching trust

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    The world needs corporate leaders who are committed to values and ethics

    Degree-level apprentices rescue small businesses

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    Levy scheme for workplace training saves tech company from skills crisis

    Japan’s business schools focus on expansion

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    The sector is benefiting from changes in corporate culture — and more foreign students

    US economic momentum can hold the cycle for a 'few more quarters,' JP Morgan's Kolanovic says

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    "[The economy's] slowing down, but ... we think it's way above the stall speed," top J.P. Morgan strategist Marko Kolanovic says.

    Nestle and others have suspended YouTube ads over news of a pedophile network on the site

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    The move is a familiar black eye for Google-owned YouTube, which frequently battles content moderation challenges.

    It seems impossible that Tesla will have full self-driving car tech ready in a year, says analyst

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    Karl Brauer of Cox Automotive told CNBC he suspects Elon Musk is misleading people about how far along Tesla is in self-driving technology.

    Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has been an 'innovator in privacy'

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    Mark Zuckerberg that while it's not a "mainstream view," Facebook has been focused on privacy since the company's early days at Harvard.

    Samsung just announced four pricey new Galaxy phones to take on the iPhone

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    Samsung just announced its family of Galaxy S10 phones, including the Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S10 5G. Here's a first look.

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