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  • A spokesman for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced he would not be attending next week's Oklahoma Republican Party gala. The invitation for the May 5 fundraiser sent out by the state GOP specifically praised Pruitt's support for cutting federal regulations limiting planet-warming carbon emissions. "You do not want to miss Pruitt at this year's OKGOP...

  • *Among first will be King Faisal Hospital in Riyadh. RIYADH, April 27- The Saudi Arabian government believes it can raise around $200 billion in the next several years by selling stakes in state enterprises ranging from hospitals to airports and grain silos. If achieved, $200 billion of privatizations would transform the Saudi economy by putting large parts in...

  • *Among first will be King Faisal Hospital in Riyadh. RIYADH, April 27- The Saudi Arabian government believes it can raise around $200 billion in the next several years by selling stakes in state enterprises ranging from hospitals to airports and grain silos. If achieved, $200 billion of privatisations would transform the Saudi economy by putting large parts in...

  • April 27- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it had approved Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc's drug to treat a type of Batten disease, an extremely rare disorder that mainly impacts the nervous system. Biomarin said Brineura is expected to be available in the United States by early June and the company will begin promotion of the drug...

  • TORONTO, April 27- Exiger, a firm that helps businesses monitor compliances such as money laundering regulations, has agreed to buy OutsideIQ, a Canadian startup that specializes in technology that helps businesses assess and manage risk. The deal, reported earlier by Reuters, is for C $30 million, according to a person familiar with the agreement, and is one of the...

  • ISLAMABAD, April 27- Pakistan's financial regulator is escalating investigations against stockbrokers in a campaign to curb insider trading and illegal leveraging in the stock market, its executive director said in an interview. Pakistan's benchmark stocks index was one of the world's best performing last year and has returned more than 900 percent since...

  • ISLAMABAD, April 27- Pakistan's financial regulator is escalating investigations against stockbrokers in a campaign to curb insider trading and illegal leveraging in the stock market, its executive director said in an interview. Pakistan's benchmark stocks index was one of the world's best performing last year and has returned more than 900 percent since...

  • ISLAMABAD, April 27- Pakistan's financial regulator is escalating investigations against stockbrokers in a campaign to curb insider trading and illegal leveraging in the stock market, its executive director said in an interview. Pakistan's benchmark stocks index was one of the world's best performing last year and has returned more than 900 percent since...

  • ISLAMABAD, April 27- Pakistan's financial regulator is escalating investigations against stockbrokers in a campaign to curb insider trading and illegal leveraging in the stock market, its executive director said in an interview. Pakistan's benchmark stocks index was one of the world's best performing last year and has returned more than 900 percent since...

  • LONDON— A key executive from Deutsche Bank has said nearly half of its 9,000 U.K.- based jobs could be shifted out of Britain because of Brexit as industry leaders express concern about the lack of clarity in the process. Chief regulatory officer Sylvie Matherat suggested that 4,000 back- and front-office positions could be forced to relocate once the country...

  • JERUSALEM, April 27- Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said on Thursday he would work to reduce regulations that prevent Israeli institutions investing in technology companies. Israel's high-tech industry is second only to Silicon Valley and accounts for about 14 percent of Israel's economic output, contributes some 50 percent of exports and employs...

  • LONDON, April 27- London's silver price benchmark is plagued by big, unpredictable fluctuations that risk undermining its credibility and may complicate efforts by the London Bullion Market Association to find a new operator, according to a Reuters analysis of trading data and 10 industry sources. However, it has diverged widely from the spot price on a number...

  • CEO of German carmaker Daimler and Mercedes-Benz, Dieter Zetsche.

    Mercedes-Benz says authorities may investigate their vehicles for emissions violations, NBC News reports.

  • MUMBAI, April 27- India's antitrust regulator has ordered a probe into Swiss drugmaker Roche for allegedly using anti-competitive practices to restrict cheaper copies of a blockbuster cancer drug from reaching patients. India's Biocon and U.S. firm Mylan, which together sell biosimilars of the drug in over a dozen countries including India, filed a...

  • OVER 20 LOCAL COMPANIES EXPLORING POSSIBLE LISTINGS ON SAUDI PARALLEL MARKET- REGULATOR.

  • SHANGHAI, April 27- Chinese and European aviation regulators said on Thursday they will forge closer ties over aircraft manufacturing and certification as the global industry turns its eyes to China ahead of the maiden flight of the Chinese-built C919 jet. The Civil Aviation Administration of China and European Aviation Safety Agency are holding a...

  • SEOUL, April 27- Strong memory chip earnings propelled tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to its best quarterly profit in more than 3 years, the South Korean firm said on Thursday as its first-quarter results matched its earlier guidance. Samsung said in a regulatory filing its January-March operating profit was 9.9 trillion won, compared with 9.9 trillion...

  • WASHINGTON, April 26- Republican lawmakers launched the next round in their fight against federal regulation on Wednesday, helped by at least one Democrat, as the U.S. Senate began work on legislation to change nearly every step agencies take in creating and applying new rules. For most of President Donald Trump's first 100 days, the Republican-led Congress...

  • WASHINGTON, April 26- Republican lawmakers launched the next round in their fight against federal regulation on Wednesday, helped by at least one Democrat, as the U.S. Senate began work on legislation to change nearly every step agencies take in creating and applying new rules. For most of President Donald Trump's first 100 days, the Republican-led Congress...

  • WASHINGTON, April 26- Republican lawmakers launched the next round in their fight against federal regulation on Wednesday, helped by at least one Democrat, as the U.S. Senate began work on legislation to change nearly every step agencies take in creating and applying new rules. For most of President Donald Trump's first 100 days, the Republican-led Congress...