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NEW YORK, Nov 17- The guessing game about when the Federal Reserve will start to cut its stimulus will enter a new round this week as stock investors dissect minutes from the last central bank meeting, while retail sales and clues about the consumer will also vie for attention.
DUBAI, Nov 17- Boeing's chief F/A-18 test pilot pulled the nose of the Super Hornet up into a steep 40- degree angle, then tilted the wings to the left and right, as he demonstrated the popular Navy fighter jet's ability to maneuver, even when under attack.
*Merkel ready to cede on wages, SPD drops tax demands. BERLIN, Nov 17- Angela Merkel's conservatives and Germany's Social Democrats have forged a political marriage before and know each other's ways, but as a new "big day" approaches, they are having to work hard to convince sceptical party members and the business world that they should give it another go.
After one mega-deal, as Emirates airline and Qatar Airways ordered 200 of Boeing's newly re-launched 777 jet, a quick decor change brought Airbus to the stage to sign a deal with Emirates for 50 of the world's largest jetliner, the A380 superjumbo.
DUBAI, Nov 17- There is plenty of untapped demand for mid-range travel from Dubai's tourism hub despite the massive capacity at the airport filling up, Flydubai's chief executive told Reuters after the budget carrier signed a deal for 100 Boeing 737 MAX planes.
SANTIAGO, Nov 17- Chileans began voting on Sunday for the president who will lead the country for the next four years, with ex-leader Michelle Bachelet considered a shoo-in and the biggest question being whether she wins outright or needs to wait for a December runoff.
Attorney Preet Bharara announced at a televised press conference on Nov. 4 that Steven A. Cohen's SAC Capital Advisors would plead guilty to insider trading, two prosecutors stood quietly to his right.
NEW YORK, Nov 17- New media websites from BuzzFeed to Business Insider are on a roll lately, showered with dollars from venture capitalists betting that they will crack an advertising market that has stymied traditional media companies.
LISBON/ MADRID, Nov 17- When Edward Hu bought a holiday home in Portugal's most popular tourist spot in September, the Chinese agricultural entrepreneur got a Europe- wide family travel permit thrown in for as long as he owns it.
LONDON, Nov 17- For all the fevered speculation about when the Federal Reserve will begin scaling back its monetary stimulus, market volatility has been taking a leisurely nap, suggesting investors see no major shocks on the horizon to derail their bets.
HOUSTON, Nov 17- Despite its own vast oil reserves, Latin America has doubled its reliance on the United States for fuels like diesel and gasoline over the last five years to keep its economies humming- and the dependence is growing.
HONG KONG, Nov 17- China's mass consumer, healthcare and non-banking financial counters may well be the early winners in the country's stock markets this week after Beijing promised the most sweeping economic and social reforms in nearly three decades.
*Boeing launches revamped 777 with over 250 orders. DUBAI, Nov 17- Gulf airlines splashed out over $150 billion on new plane deals on day one of the Dubai Airshow, underscoring a shift in power in the aviation industry and giving a boost to the formal launch of Boeing's newest jet, as well as to Airbus's A380 superjumbo.
LONDON/ DUBLIN, Nov 17- After years of waiting on the sidelines, Britain's major pub chains have finally spotted an opening in Ireland, hoping tumbling property prices will give them a chance to expand into a neighbouring market they never managed to crack.
*Boeing launches revamped 777 with over 250 orders. DUBAI, Nov 17- Gulf airlines splashed out on well over $100 billion of orders on day one of the Dubai Airshow, underscoring a shift in power in the aviation industry and giving a boost to the formal launch of Boeing's newest jet, as well as to Airbus's A380 superjumbo.
Dubai flag carrier Emirates will buy more Airbus A380 superjumbos, the airline's chairman said at the opening of the Dubai Airshow.
DUBAI, Nov 17- Dubai's Emirates announced an order for 50 additional Airbus A380 superjumbos on Sunday, minutes after placing a record order for 150 Boeing jets at the opening of the Dubai Airshow on Sunday.
DUBAI, Nov 17- Boeing launched a long-awaited new version of its 777 long-haul jet with 259 orders from four airlines at the Dubai Airshow on Sunday. Boeing Chairman James McNerney said the order, based on commitments worth some $100 billion at list prices, was the largest combined order in the company's history.
*Boeing seen launching 777 X with around 250 orders, 4 buyers. DUBAI, Nov 17- Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways placed a $25.2 billion aircraft order with Boeing on Sunday, kicking off a Dubai Airshow expected to be dominated by the formal launch of Boeing's newest airplane and fresh demand for the world's largest passenger jet.
*Boeing seen launching 777 X with around 250 orders, 4 buyers. DUBAI, Nov 17- Gulf airlines prepared to unleash orders for jets worth over $100 billion as the Dubai Airshow opened on Sunday, dominated by the formal launch of Boeing's newest airplane and fresh demand for the world's largest passenger jet.