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  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Sept 15 (Reuters)- Amazon founder Jeff Bezos unveiled plans on Tuesday to build a rocket manufacturing plant and launch site in Florida to better compete with fellow billionaires using their fortunes and tech prowess to open a new frontier in human space travel and exploration. Bezos' space startup, Blue Origin, intends to invest more than $200...

  • ESSEN, Germany, Sept 15- U.S.-based Sabre Travel Network, part of Sabre Corp, is planning to double its market share in Europe by signing up more online travel agents and corporate travel firms to its system that distributes airline, hotel and car rental prices. Set up by American Airlines and IBM as a passenger reservations system in 1960, the travel technology...

  • Clearer skies on the horizon for American Airlines Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | 1:18 PM ET
    Clearer skies on the horizon for American Airlines

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the next leg of growth for American Airlines.

  • Latvia says plans to split gas monopoly in 2017 Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    RIGA, Sept 15- Latvia's government finalized on Tuesday a plan to split its natural gas monopoly Latvijas Gaze to boost competition, in line with European Union rules, and said it would be completed in 2017.. She spoke after the cabinet approved amendments to Latvia's Energy Law requiring the gas monopoly to set up a separate independent company to operate the...

  • SANTIAGO, Sept 15- Flights in and out of Chile were canceled Tuesday, grounding thousands of passengers, as workers tied to the country's civil aviation authority went on a 24- hour strike ahead of the travel-intensive Sept. 18 national independence day holiday. Regional carrier LATAM Airlines said it was canceling all of its flights in and out of capital city...

  • MUMBAI, Sept 15- India's federal financial fraud investigating agency has sought information from drinks company United Spirits Ltd in connection with a probe into former group firm Kingfisher Airlines Ltd over alleged diversion of funds. United Spirits, India's largest spirits company and now controlled by Britain's Diageo, said in a statement to the...

  • HELSINKI, Sept 15- On a sunny day on the Helsinki seafront, sparks fly from steel welding at the bustling Arctech shipyard, which seems insulated from Finland's economic recession as it strives to meet an order book that stretches into 2017.. That should be good for business, but there is a cloud on the horizon: the yard is now owned by Russia's state-owned United...

  • SANTIAGO, Sept 15- Flights in and out of Chile were canceled Tuesday, grounding some 15,000 passengers nationwide, as workers associated with the country's civil aviation authority went on a 24- hour strike days before the travel-intensive Sept. 18 national independence day holiday. Regional carrier LATAM Airlines said it was canceling all of its flights in...

  • SANTIAGO, Sept 15- Regional carrier LATAM Airlines said that it was canceling all of its flights in and out of Chile's capital city Santiago until midday Tuesday as workers associated with the country's civil aviation authority went on strike. LATAM, which was formed in 2012 in the merger of Chile's LAN and Brazil's TAM, said it was reprogramming flights in and...

  • Fiat deal not in shareholders' best interest: GM CEO Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | 5:30 AM ET
    Fiat deal not in shareholders' best interest: GM CEO

    General Motors' CEO, Mary Barra, says their key focus is on the shareholder, adding how the Fiat deal is not in their best interest.

  • China’s an important market for GM: CEO Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | 4:40 AM ET
    China’s an important market for GM: CEO

    General Motors' CEO, Mary Barra, explains why they have a very strong position in China.

  • Airbus ...made in the USA Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 10:48 AM ET
    Airbus ...made in the USA

    Airbus will begin full production at its Alabama plant in 2017, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Alabama plant makes us a true global player: Airbus CEO

    Airbus CEO Fabrice Bregier discusses the importance of opening its newest plant in Mobile, Alabama with CNBC's Phil Lebeau.

  • American flies wrong plane from LA to Hawaii? Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 9:11 AM ET
    An American Airlines Airbus A321.

    Thew mix-up occurred just days after the airline started to fly Airbus A321 planes along that route, The Washington Post reports.

  • Speedy growth for car-sharing businesses Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 3:40 AM ET
    Speedy growth for car-sharing businesses

    Mark Walker, general manager at Zipcar UK, explains why the popularity of car-sharing as a business is rapidly growing.

  • Uber accuses Jakarta police of lying about arrests Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 3:34 AM ET
    A woman uses the Uber app on a smartphone as a taxi cab drives by.

    Jakarta police on Monday claimed to have arrested 30 drivers working for Uber. Uber says this isn't so.

  • Apple's iPhone 6s selling like hotcakes...in China Saturday, 12 Sep 2015 | 5:46 PM ET
    Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller speaks on stage during a Special Event at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium September 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

    Demand for the iPhone 6s is stronger in China than in most regions of the world including the U.S., Re/code reports.

  • Etsy to test same-day delivery in NYC Friday, 11 Sep 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    An employee walks past a quilt displaying Etsy signage at the company's headquarters in Brooklyn, New York.

    The service, dubbed Etsy ASAP, will launch sometime in the fall, Re/code reports.

  • India's biggest airline has quadrupled its profits Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 11:19 PM ET
    An Airbus SAS A320 aircraft operated by IndiGo approaches to land at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, India.

    India's biggest airline, IndiGo, quadrupled its profit in the year to March ahead of a stock market listing.

  • Transports soar on XPO-Conway deal Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 1:17 PM ET
    Transports soar on XPO-Conway deal

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports which transport stocks are outperforming the broader market.

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