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PARIS, Dec 21- Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. In Toulouse, some Airbus engineers, riding high after overtaking Boeing and suspecting a short-lived marketing stunt, laughed off the future 787 with a "tail like a dolphin." Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker urged Airbus to take the 787...
American businesses have begun imagining ways to capitalize on last week's announcement that the United States will restore diplomatic ties with Cuba and ease curbs on trade with one of the last surviving Communist regimes. Their more ambitious plans would require that Congress lift the U.S. embargo on most exports to Cuba. All that said, Cuba experts have a...
General Electric Co. rose$. 48 or 1.9 percent, to $25.62. Snap-On rose$. 01 or percent, to $136.96. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 79 or. 4 percent, to $189.73.
General Electric Co. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $25.20. Snap-On rose$. 59 or. 4 percent, to $137.54. Whirlpool Corp. fell $1.63 or. 9 percent, to $188.89.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 1 percent to $33.54 with 38,466,100 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose. 5 percent to $17.62 with 100,300,100 shares traded.
DoJ to ask Alstom, not GE, to bear any bribery fine. *Alstom shares down 3.6 percent. PARIS, Dec 19- Engineering group Alstom unsettled investors on Friday by saying it will not be able to transfer to General Electric a looming U.S. fine over bribery allegations.
General Electric Co. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $25.20. Snap-On rose$. 65 or. 5 percent, to $137.60. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 44 or. 2 percent, to $190.08.
PARIS, Dec 19- Alstom shareholders on Friday backed with 99.2 percent of votes the French engineering group's plan to sell most of its power equipment business to General Electric and refocus on its smaller rail arm. Alstom had said last month it could return up to 4 billion euros in cash to shareholders from the 12.35 billion euro deal, struck with the U.S....
LONDON, Dec 19- About five years ago, General Electric Co, the largest Western player in Russia's market for medical equipment, uncovered pervasive corruption in its Russian business. Customs data show that since 2011 GE has made almost all its exports to Russia through a wholly-owned GE subsidiary in Moscow, which then supplies the local market.
MOSCOW/ LONDON, Dec 19- Russia pays hugely inflated prices for vital medical equipment made by Western companies, in part because some manufacturers channel sales through obscure intermediary companies, a Reuters examination has found. An analysis of 20,000 transactions dated between January 2006 and July 2013 found that international companies sold...
General Electric Co. rose$. 71 or 2.9 percent, to $25.14. Snap-On rose $2.72 or 2.0 percent, to $136.95. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.59 or. 8 percent, to $190.52.
WASHINGTON— U.S. regulators have labeled insurer MetLife as a potential threat to the financial system, a designation that brings stricter government oversight. MetLife said Thursday that the Financial Stability Oversight Council has designated the company as "systemically important." As a result, MetLife must increase its cushion of capital against...
General Electric Co. rose$. 53 or 2.1 percent, to $24.96. Snap-On rose $2.01 or 1.5 percent, to $136.24. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.19 or 1.2 percent, to $191.12.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose 2.6 percent to $33.51 with 37,104,300 shares traded. Alcoa Inc. rose 4.9 percent to $15.78 with 28,998,100 shares traded.
General Electric Co. rose$. 44 or 1.8 percent, to $24.87. Snap-On rose $1.84 or 1.4 percent, to $136.07. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 29 or. 2 percent, to $188.64.
Dec 18- U.S. industrial conglomerate General Electric Co plans to release its first feature film through video streaming devices like Roku and Apple TV in a marketing effort that raises the bar for sponsored content. In addition, GE will launch other videos to complement the film, such as interviews with Nas and a segment with former Grateful Dead drummer Mickey...
General Electric Co. rose$. 17 or. 7 percent, to $24.66. Snap-On rose $1.70 or 1.3 percent, to $134.23. Whirlpool Corp. rose $14.50 or 8.3 percent, to $188.93.
General Electric Co. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $24.56. Snap-On fell$. 30 or. 2 percent, to $132.23. Whirlpool Corp. rose $9.17 or 5.3 percent, to $183.60.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose 1.6 percent to $32.67 with 28,143,000 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose 3.2 percent to $17.26 with 89,206,900 shares traded.
General Electric Co. fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $24.44. Snap-On rose$. 06 or percent, to $132.59. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 37 or. 2 percent, to $174.80.