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  • The following is a list of Republican Trump's selections for top jobs in his administration; all the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation:. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who...

  • The following is a list of Republican Trump's selections for top jobs in his administration; all the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation:. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who...

  • The following is a list of Republican Trump's selections for top jobs in his administration; all the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation:. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who...

  • DETROIT/ SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- Three electric-vehicle startups funded by Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting will show off new prototype vehicles at the giant CES 2017 trade show in Las Vegas next month, with one of the companies privately mapping out an ambitious 10- year, 12- vehicle rollout, according to two former executives. On Wednesday, another of the...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 14- The U.S. oil and gas industry on Wednesday welcomed President-elect Donald Trump's choice of former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of Energy, and wasted no time making its first specific request of him: to support increased exports of America's natural gas overseas. Jack Gerard, president of the Washington- based...

  • PARIS, Dec 14- French billionaire Vincent Bollore raised the stakes in his battle with former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi on Wednesday, buying a fifth of Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcaster in a hostile raid that drew the ire of Rome. Italian Industry Minister Carlo Calenda said in a statement that Mediaset operated in a strategic sector, chiming...

  • PARIS, Dec 14- French billionaire Vincent Bollore raised the stakes in his battle with former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi on Wednesday, buying a fifth of Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcaster in a hostile raid that drew the ire of Rome. Italian Industry Minister Carlo Calenda said in a statement that Mediaset operated in a strategic sector, chiming...

  • PARIS, Dec 14- French billionaire Vincent Bollore raised the stakes in his battle with former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi on Wednesday, buying a fifth of Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcaster in a hostile raid that drew the ire of Rome. Italian Industry Minister Carlo Calenda said in a statement that Mediaset operated in a strategic sector, chiming...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 14- President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of Energy, handing the job to a climate change skeptic with close ties to the oil industry who once proposed abolishing the department. In a statement from Trump's transition team, the president-elect cited Perry's tenure leading...

  • *China has been investigating auto industry since 2011. President-elect Donald Trump questioned the longstanding U.S. policy of acknowledging that Taiwan is part of "one China." Relying on stable U.S.- China relations for more than 40 years, the companies have ramped up sales in China and developed complex supply chains that feed Chinese-made parts to their...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 14- President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of Energy, handing the job to a climate change skeptic with close ties to the oil industry who once proposed abolishing the department. In a statement from Trump's transition team, the president-elect cited Perry's tenure leading...

  • SHANGHAI, Dec 14- In what appeared to be an effort to shore up investor confidence in the beleaguered Chinese yuan, a phalanx of central bank advisers signaled their readiness to defend the currency and said a stabilizing economy will temper future depreciation pressure. Fan Gang, a member of the central bank monetary policy committee told the China Securities...

  • SHANGHAI, Dec 14- In what appeared to be an effort to shore up investor confidence in the beleaguered Chinese yuan, a phalanx of central bank advisers signaled their readiness to defend the currency and said a stabilizing economy will temper future depreciation pressure. Fan Gang, a member of the central bank monetary policy committee told the China Securities...

  • Hertz said CEO John Tague would retire on Jan. 2, a little over two years after he got the role with backing from Icahn, and be replaced by Kathryn Marinello, who sits on the boards of AB Volvo and General Motors Co.. "Kathy has a history as a proven CEO and I believe she is the right person to lead Hertz as we move forward," Icahn, who has a 35.3 percent stake in Hertz, said in a...

  • All the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who serves on the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, which oversees the CIA,...

  • All the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who serves on the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, which oversees the CIA,...

  • All the posts but those of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House director of the National Economic Council and White House strategist require Senate confirmation. Representative Pompeo, 52, is a third-term congressman from Kansas who serves on the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, which oversees the CIA,...

  • SAO PAULO, Dec 13- A Brazilian federal court dropped a case against Joseph Safra, the world's richest banker, over an alleged scheme to pay bribes to government officials in return for waiving tax debts. The media office of the Brasilia- based Regional Federal Tribunal for the 1st Region said the decision favoring Safra was approved by the court in a 2- to-1 ruling.

  • BOSTON/ LOS ANGELES, Dec 13- Union-affiliated adviser CtW Investment Group on Tuesday stepped up pressure on Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc by urging billionaire investor William Ackman to play a hand in recruiting new directors to the restaurant company's board. "Replacing two or more incumbent directors with diverse candidates experienced in effective...

  • President-elect Donald Trump has chosen former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the U.S. Department of Energy, a transition official said, putting him in charge of the agency he proposed eliminating during his bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination. All the posts but that of national security adviser, the White House chief of staff, White House...