Oct 5- U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, after disappointing U.S. jobs data on Friday hardened views that the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates this year. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 99.55 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16,571.92. The S&P 500 gained 13.79 points, or 0.71 percent, to 1,965.15 and the Nasdaq composite added 35.17 points, or 0.75...» Read More
MANCHESTER, England, Oct 5- British finance minister George Osborne has stepped up his push to transfer more power to English town halls, saying he will allow them to keep all revenues from a tax on business and let the biggest cities raise more money for infrastructure spending. He has already sought to give more powers to cities and towns, especially in northern...
COMMERCE DEPT STATEMENT SAYS TPP ADDRESSES NEW ISSUES, INCLUDING DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL ECONOMY, AND THE ROLE OF STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES.
SUPREME COURT REJECTS VRINGO SUBSIDIARY I/P ENGINE'S BID TO RESTORE $30 MILLION PATENT VERDICT AGAINST GOOGLE, OTHERS.
The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries have agreed to an ambitious and controversial trade pact that cuts trade barriers, sets labor and environmental standards and protects multinational corporations' intellectual property. The agreement on the Trans Pacific Partnership was reached Monday after marathon negotiating sessions in Atlanta...
TOP COURT REJECTS CHARLES SCHWAB APPEAL IN BREACH-OF-CONTRACT DISPUTE WITH NORTHSTAR FINANCIAL ADVISORS.
OBAMA SAYS TPP AGREEMENT REACHED IN ATLANTA "GIVES OUR WORKERS THE FAIR SHOT AT SUCCESS THEY DESERVE"- WHITE HOUSE STATEMENT.
OBAMA, ON TPP PACT, SAYS "WE CAN'T LET COUNTRIES LIKE CHINA WRITE THE RULES OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMY".
COMMERCE DEPARTMENT SAYS TPP ELIMINATES OR REDUCES TARIFF AND NON-TARIFF BARRIERS ACROSS TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES- STATEMENT.
PRESIDENT OBAMA SAYS TPP PACIFIC TRADE DEAL "LEVELS THE PLAYING FIELD FOR OUR FARMERS, RANCHERS, AND MANUFACTURERS".
*Price range of 12- 14 eur/ shr, below initial plans. *IPO size cut from 2.5 bln eur to 975 mln eur- sources. Schaeffler announced a price range for the offer of between 12 and 14 euros, to raise around 975 million euros.
CANADA SAYS HAS PRESERVED MAIN ELEMENTS OF SUPPLY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OF QUOTAS AND TARIFFS THAT PROTECTS DAIRY, POULTRY MARKETS.
CANADA SAYS UNDER PACIFIC TRADE DEAL, WILL OFFER JUST 3.25 PERCENT OF DAIRY MARKET TO TRADING PARTNERS, PHASED IN OVER FIVE YEARS.
Senator Orrin Hatch said on Monday the Trans-Pacific Partnership "appears to fall woefully short" of objectives laid out in a bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority in which congress sets objectives for trade talks. "Closing a deal is an achievement for our nation only if it works for the American people and can pass Congress by meeting the high-standard...
*Russia- Saudi talks planned for end of October. LONDON, Oct 5- Oil rose more than 2 percent on Monday after Russia said it was ready to meet other producers to discuss the market, where prices have more than halved from last year's highs due to a supply glut. But Moscow now says it is prepared to meet OPEC and non- OPEC oil producers to discuss oil markets if such a meeting...
CANADA SAYS RULE OF ORIGIN FOR VEHICLES REQUIRES 45 PCT OF COST BE COMPRISED OF TPP-ORIGINATING CONTENT; EQUIVALENT UNDER EXISTING NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE DEAL IS 62.5 PERCENT.
CANADA SAYS WILL MAKE C $4.3 BILLION AVAILABLE TO FARMERS OVER 15 YEARS TO HELP COMPENSATE THEM FOR LOSSES SUFFERED FROM PACIFIC, EUROPEAN TRADE DEALS.
TPP JOINT STATEMENT SAYS AGREEMENT WILL SUPPORT JOBS AND PROMOTE INNOVATION.
ATLANTA, Oct 5- Pacific Rim trading partners plan to sign a pledge not to devalue their currencies to make their exports cheaper, in tandem with a regional trade deal, a person familiar with the discussion said on Monday. The agreement would be made in parallel with the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal freeing up trade flows among 12 nations, including the...
TPP INCLUDES MINIMUM EIGHT-YEAR PROTECTION FOR NEW BIOLOGIC DRUGS- JAPANESE OFFICIAL.
AGREES TO END 2.5 PCT TARIFFS ON IMPORTED JAPANESE CARS OVER 25 YEARS- DOCUMENT.