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*Rio CEO hopes Guinea assembly to agree deal by early 2014. ABU DHABI, Nov 24- Rio Tinto expects to agree a settlement with Guinea on the southern part of the Simandou iron ore deposit by the end of this year or early in 2014, its chief executive told Reuters on Sunday.
*Deal halts Iran nuclear advances, U.S. says. GENEVA, Nov 24- Iran and six world powers clinched a deal on Sunday curbing the Iranian nuclear programme in exchange for initial sanctions relief, signalling the start of a game-changing rapprochement that could ease the risk of a wider Middle East war.
GENEVA, Nov 24- Iran and six world powers reached a breakthrough agreement early on Sunday to curb Tehran's atomic ambitions in exchange for limited sanctions relief, in a first step towards resolving a dangerous decade-old standoff.
*Iran says its "right" to refine uranium must be recognised. GENEVA, Nov 23- Iran said on Saturday it cannot accept any agreement with six major powers that does not recognise what it describes as its right to enrich uranium, a demand the United States and its European allies have repeatedly rejected.
*Nascent compromise on Iran's "right to enrich" uranium. *Fate of Iran's Arak heavy-water reactor remains dispute.
*Nascent compromise on Iran's stated "right to enrich" uranium. *Fate of Iran's Arak heavy-water reactor remains key dispute. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join talks on Iran's contested nuclear programme with Tehran and six world powers appearing on the verge of a breakthrough to defuse the decade-old standoff.
*France's Fabius says in Geneva to reach "solid deal". Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Geneva on Saturday to join talks on Iran's contested nuclear programme, as Tehran and six world powers appeared to be on the verge of a breakthrough in the decade-old dispute.
*Possible compromise on Iran's claimed "right to enrich" uranium. Secretary of State John Kerry will join talks on Iran's nuclear programme in Geneva on Saturday, as Tehran and six world powers appeared to be on the verge of an elusive breakthrough in the decade-old dispute.
NEW YORK, Nov 22- Two traders have won the dismissal of a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission lawsuit accusing them of insider trading in Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc as the company considered a takeover bid from rival Amgen Inc.
*Russia's Lavrov in Geneva to join talks; Kerry to come too. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Geneva to join talks on Iran's nuclear programme, the State Department said on Friday, as Tehran and six world powers appeared closer to clinching an elusive breakthrough.
*Israel renews campaign of criticising offer to Iran. GENEVA, Nov 22- Iran and six world powers appeared closer on Friday towards clinching an elusive interim deal under which Tehran would curb its contested nuclear programme, with diplomats saying a major sticking point may have been overcome.
*Israel renews campaign of criticising offer to Iran. GENEVA, Nov 22- Iran and six world powers struggled on Friday to budge sticking points in negotiations aimed at securing an interim accord to curb Tehran's nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief.
SYDNEY, Nov 22- The bad-tempered battle between Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd and Qantas Airways Ltd over Australia's skies is a proxy for increasingly tough regional competition among carriers including ambitious Gulf airlines Etihad and Emirates.
SYDNEY, Nov 21- The bad-tempered battle between Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd and Qantas Airways Ltd over Australia's skies is a proxy for increasingly tough regional competition among carriers including ambitious Gulf airlines Etihad and Emirates.
*Boeing secures $100 bln boost for new 777 X. DUBAI, Nov 21- Planemakers left Dubai with a record $200 billion in deals after a desert rainstorm forced organisers to cancel the last day of its air show- an event that demonstrated their growing reliance on the Gulf to secure support for big jets.
*Guinea to hold Abu Dhabi investor meeting Nov. 24-25. Guinea's President Alpha Conde will woo investors at a two-day conference in Abu Dhabi starting on Sunday, hoping to build on a legislative election in September that marked the return to democracy after a 2008 coup.
DUBAI, Nov 21- Senior Iranian aviation executives were at the Dubai Airshow in a discreet campaign to update their ageing passenger jets this week, even as Iran negotiated with international powers to ease economic sanctions over its nuclear programme.
DUBAI, Nov 21- The Dubai Airshow produced a harvest of deals for the world's biggest and flashiest jets this week, but for those unable to afford a $400- million A380 superjumbo there is always an alternative- the poor man's private jet.
DUBAI, Nov 20- Tighter military budgets in the United States and around the world have put a huge focus on coalitions and burden-sharing in forming responses to future conflicts and disasters, senior U.S. officials said at the Dubai Airshow.
NEW DELHI, Nov 21- Indian Oil Corp became India's first state-refiner to buy Canadian oil, further evidence that trade routes have been redrawn by the U.S. shale oil boom. IOC joined private Indian refiners Reliance Industries and Essar Oil in buying Canadian oil.