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  • Sept 20- Canada's Electrovaya Inc said on Tuesday it signed an agreement to supply lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles to an original equipment maker, its second such deal with a NYSE- listed Fortune 1000 company. Electrovaya, which boasts Tata Motors, Chrysler and NASA among its customers, said in July that it expects revenue of $80 million over three...

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer," followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. ENKOPING, Sweden- Sweden's Riksbank First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick will...

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer", followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. ENKOPING, Sweden- Sweden's Riksbank First Deputy Governor Kerstin af Jochnick will...

  • CLEVELAND— Delano Massey, a multimedia reporter and newsroom leader, has been named Ohio news editor for The Associated Press. As news editor, Massey will work with AP journalists based in Cleveland, Columbus, Toledo and Cincinnati to develop the most competitive enterprise and spot stories, and to hold public officials accountable through strong records...

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer," followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina- Sweden's Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will hold a speech on...

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer", followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina- Sweden's Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will hold a speech on...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 16- Stock investors next week will focus on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision and whether economic growth trends have given the U.S. central bank reason to raise interest rates off of rock-bottom levels. In the days leading up to Wednesday's policy announcement, market volatility has spiked following two months of relative calm.

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer", followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina- Sweden's Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will hold a speech on...

  • LONDON- Bank of England's executive director Andrew Hauser gives speech at CREST event- 1310 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will give a speech in Quebec City on the topic of "Living With Lower for Longer," followed by a press conference- 1635 GMT. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina- Sweden's Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves will hold a speech on...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 16- Stock investors next week will focus on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision and whether economic growth trends have given the U.S. central bank reason to raise interest rates off of rock-bottom levels. In the days leading up to Wednesday's policy announcement, market volatility has spiked following two months of relative calm.

  • WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama will meet with a variety of political and business leaders as he continues to push for approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. John Kasich, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson are among those on the White House guest list for the Friday meeting.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 15- President Barack Obama will meet with a group of business and government leaders on Friday morning to discuss the economic and security benefits of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, the White House said. "Tomorrow's discussion is an opportunity for the president to hear directly from a diverse coalition of experts and...

  • PARIS- Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee member Kristin Forbes will be a panelist at the SUERF conference on Rethinking Capital Controls and Capital Flows- 0930 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Speech by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz- 1630 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Financial Policy Committee meeting SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia to release...

  • PARIS- Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee member Kristin Forbes will be a panelist at the SUERF conference on Rethinking Capital Controls and Capital Flows- 0930 GMT. QUEBEC CITY, Canada- Speech by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz- 1630 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England Financial Policy Committee meeting SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia to release...

  • NEW YORK— Cigarette maker Reynolds American says former House Speaker John Boehner, a longtime smoker, is joining its board of directors. Reynolds American Inc. is the company behind Camel, Newport and Pall Mall cigarettes. Reynolds American also said Thursday that Jean-Marc Levy, an executive at a Swiss blood-testing equipment maker, will also join its board.

  • CHARLESTON, W.Va.— An agreement has been reached to end a weeklong lockout at Dominion's natural gas and interstate transmission subsidiaries. Dominion Hope and Dominion Transmission agreed to end the lockout involving 915 workers in six states, while the United Gas Workers Union Local 69 vowed not to strike. The lockout began Sept. 7 for workers in Ohio,...

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 LONDON- Kenya-UK Trade and Investment Forum featuring Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich and Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed. LONDON- Bank of England interest rate decision- 1100 GMT. BERNE- Swiss National Bank monetary policy assessment- 0630 GMT.

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 LONDON- Kenya-UK Trade and Investment Forum featuring Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich and Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed. LONDON- Bank of England interest rate decision- 1100 GMT. BERNE- Swiss National Bank monetary policy assessment- 0630 GMT.

  • CINCINNATI— Fifth Third Bank says it plans to consolidate or sell 44 branches and five parcels of undeveloped land next year. Bank officials expect the plan will result in asset write-downs of $25 million to $30 million and require $4 million to $6 million for lease terminations. Besides Ohio, Fifth Third has branches in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana,...

  • Sept 14- Power plant operator American Electric Power said it would sell four of its power plants with a total capacity of about 5,200 MW for about $2.17 billion as it focuses on its regulated power business. American Electric said a joint venture of Blackstone Group LP and ArcLight Capital Partners LLC would buy the plants, three of which are in Ohio and one in...