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  • Airbus has said it could produce up to eight single-aisle jetliners a month at the plant, which opened last month, an increase that would help Airbus work through its large backlog of orders, Mayor Sandy Stimpson said in an interview. Stimpson said he based his view on public statements by Airbus and conversations with Airbus officials, not special knowledge of...

  • SAO PAULO, Oct 13- Brazilian coffee farms are close to suffering a third straight year of losses from drought if rain fails to arrive in the coming weeks, foiling a good start to flowering and further tightening global stocks of the commodity, specialists said on Tuesday. Jose Braz Matiello, agronomist at the coffee research group Procafe, said no significant...

  • WILLISTON, N.D., Oct 13- The number of North Dakota oil wells that have been drilled but not fracked rose to an all-time high in August of almost 1,000, as producers delayed bringing them online as long as possible in hopes that crude prices would rebound. It was the latest sign yet that the state's oil industry, the second-largest in the United States, has sharply...

  • UPDATE 2-Weak trading hits JPMorgan quarterly revenue Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 5:21 PM ET

    *Records tax benefit of $2.2 bln. Oct 13- JPMorgan Chase& Co, the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a 6.4 percent decline in revenue and profit declines in three of its four main businesses, underscoring how weak trading markets and low interest rates have hurt banks in recent months. Net income applicable to common stockholders was $6.27 billion, or $1.68 per...

  • CARACAS, Oct 13- Venezuelan Oil Minister Eulogio del Pino said on Tuesday that eight non- OPEC countries have been invited to an Oct. 21 oil meeting: Azerbaijan, Brazil, Colombia, Kazakhstan, Norway, Mexico, Oman and Russia. The technical meeting of oil experts from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and non- OPEC countries will be held in Vienna, he told...

  • Oct 13- Micron Technology Inc and Western Digital Corp are in talks with SanDisk Corp about a possible acquisition, Bloomberg reported. SanDisk has hired a bank to explore a potential sale, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. Several companies would view SanDisk as a strategic asset, Nomura analyst Romit Shah said last week, adding he...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- Apple Inc could be facing up to $862 million in damages after a U.S. jury on Tuesday found that the iPhone maker used technology owned by the University of Wisconsin-Madison's licensing arm without permission in chips found in many of its most popular devices. The jury in Madison, Wisconsin also said the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation's...

  • *Abuse, smuggling of codeine cough syrups worries India. *India pressuring pharma firms to check supplies. India's Cipla stopped making the product last year owing to regulatory demands, and U.S.-based Abbott Laboratories and Pfizer have had to reduce batch sizes by up to half, cutting how much medicine their factories can produce.

  • FEDERAL JURY ALSO SAYS WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION PATENT USED TO SUE APPLE IS VALID.

  • JURY SAYS APPLE INC INFRINGED A PROCESSOR PATENT OWNED BY LICENSING ARM OF UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN- VERDICT.

  • Oct 13- Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Inc said a lower dose of its constipation drug met the main goal of improving bowel movements of patients in a late-stage study. Ironwood along with its partner Allergan Plc said they plan to submit a supplemental new drug application for the 72 mcg dose of the drug in the first half of 2016.. An sNDA is required to make any changes...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 13- No. 3 U.S. railroad CSX Corp said on Tuesday its third-quarter net profit fell slightly, mainly on slumping coal freight volumes, and that "significant coal headwinds" will continue into 2016.. Coal revenue fell 19 percent to $583 million from $721 million a year earlier. The Jacksonville, Florida- based company reported net income of $507 million, or...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 13- A gauge of stocks in major markets fell on Tuesday for the first session in 10 after Chinese trade data reinforced views that the world's second-largest economy continues to lose momentum, while further clouding the market's view on U.S. interest rates. China's exports fell less than expected in September but a sharper fall in imports left...

  • *3rd- qtr profit 64 cents/ shr vs est 59 cents. Oct 13- Intel Corp reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as strong performance in its data center and Internet-of-Things businesses more than made up for continued weak demand for its chips used in personal computers. Intel had previously forecast capital expenditure of $7.7 billion, plus or...

  • Oct 13- JPMorgan Chase& Co, the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a 22.3 percent rise in quarterly profit on Tuesday as lower costs, a tax benefit and a smaller provision for credit losses made up for weaker trading revenue. JPMorgan said its net income rose to $6.80 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from $5.57 billion in the year-earlier period.

  • Oct 13- Micron Technology Inc and Western Digital Corp are in talks with chipmaker Sandisk Corp about a possible acquisition, Bloomberg reported. Sandisk has hired a bank to explore a potential sale, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. SanDisk, Western Digital and Micron did not immediately respond to requests seeking comment.

  • This month, the two year old partnership based in a London townhouse steered UK brewer SABMiller through hardball negotiations in its more than $100 billion acquisition by AB InBev. Just those two deals catapulted Robey Warshaw into 13th place on the global mergers and acquisitions league table. In the case of SABMiller, Robey Warshaw earned the trust of the...

  • Fast forward two years and Osborne's revelation and his dogged pursuit of better ties have hit the mark, helping to attract billions of pounds in potential investment to Britain in what China calls a "golden time" in relations. A visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to London next week will be in much the same spirit, with officials keen to embrace a much...

  • Oct 13- Office supplies retailer Staples Inc said on Tuesday that it would limit severance benefits payments for senior its executives. The company said it would without seek shareholder approval to pay an executive severance benefits that amounts to more than 2.99 times the sum of their base salary plus target annual cash incentive award.

  • LONDON, Oct 13- China is set to issue government debt in renminbi in London, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday, and may announce the move when Chinese President Xi Jinping visits London next week. The move would make London the first financial center outside China to offer its sovereign debt, the FT said. Citing officials familiar with the issue, the newspaper...