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  • WALMART IS CONSIDERING BOTH INTERNAL, EXTERNAL CANDIDATES FOR FLIPKART CEO ROLE; FLIPKART CEO KALYAN KRISHNAMURTHY IS ONE OF THE CANDIDATES- MINT.

  • FLIPKART MAY APPOINT NEW GROUP CEO IN PLACE OF BINNY BANSAL - MINT.

  • *Dollar little changed with Japan and China on holiday. SYDNEY, Sept 24- The safe-haven Japanese yen briefly blipped higher on Monday as investors reacted to news China had cancelled trade talks with the United States just as the latest round of tariffs are set to take effect. The early currency moves came in very thin conditions with Japan and China on holiday and...

  • JAKARTA/ BEIJING Sept 21- Indonesian authorities have generally opened their arms to fintech companies offering online loans in Southeast Asia's biggest economy, viewing them as a way of getting credit to tens of millions of people often unable to access bank lending. For Chinese platforms, Indonesia's youthful market of over 260 million people is an...

  • BENGALURU, Sept 24- Gold edged lower on Monday as the dollar held firm on news that China has canceled trade talks with the United States, with the market also eyeing this week's U.S. *Liquidity is expected to be thin during Asian hours as markets in Japan, China and South Korea are closed for a holiday. *China also canceled mid-level trade talks with the United States,...

  • SYDNEY, Sept 24- U.S. soybean futures fell nearly 1 percent on Monday on reports China had canceled the upcoming tariff talks with the United States, stoking concerns of a prolonged trade spat. **The United States does not have a scheduled date to announce another round of talks with China, a senior White House official said. *The safe-haven yen gained on Monday in...

  • LONDON, Sept 21- The United States has sent mixed messages to OPEC and its allies over the last week about whether they need to do more to raise oil production and hold down prices. "The OPEC monopoly must get prices down now" President Donald Trump demanded on Twitter on Sept. 20. But just seven days earlier, the president's own energy secretary had told reporters that...

  • *Tighter U.S. market comes ahead of new Iran sanctions. SINGAPORE, Sept 24- Oil prices rose on Monday as U.S. markets tightened just weeks ahead of Washington's plan to impose new sanctions against Iran. Brent crude futures were at $79.74 per barrel at 0036 GMT, up by 94 cents, or 1.2 percent.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 24- U.S. private equity-owned coal miner Coronado Coal Group said on Monday it would price shares in its Australian IPO at between A $4.00 and A $4.80 per share, valuing the company at up to A $4.4 billion. The IPO is likely to be the biggest coal mining float in Australia since Yancoal Australia listed in 2012 at the peak of the country's mining boom.

  • *Markets in Japan, South Korea, China closed for holiday. SYDNEY, Sept 24- The safe haven yen gained on Monday in holiday-thinned trading as China cancelled upcoming tariff talks with the United States, ratcheting up tensions while oil prices jumped after top producers including Russia ruled out boosting crude output. China also cancelled mid-level trade talks...

  • MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 BANGKOK, Thailand- Bank of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob speaks at a two-day BOT symposium 2018: The future of money, finance, and central banking- 0200 GMT. BRATISLAVA- Slovakia Central Bank Governor Jozef Makuch holds a news conference 1100 GMT. PRAGUE- Czech National Bank holds monetary policy meeting.

  • **LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. **LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief economist Peter Praet at an event organized by InTouch Capital Markets in London 1330 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's External Monetary...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 23- The White House will hold a meeting on Monday on U.S. government efforts to boost quantum information science, with administration officials, leading companies including Alphabet Inc, IBM Corp, JPMorgan Chase& Co and academic experts taking part. The meeting will include officials from the Pentagon, National Security Agency, White House...

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ HONG KONG, Sept 24- For three whirlwind days in June, U.S. scientist Zhi Hong went shopping at the Boston Bio Conference to find drugs to fill the pipeline of his two-week-old drug company. Months earlier, Hong had raised $260 million- much of it from Chinese and Asian investors- with a strategy to bring U.S. biotechnology drugs to China, the worlds...

  • Sept 24- Britain's opposition Labour Party will vote on a motion this week to keep all options on the table including a second Brexit referendum if the party cannot get a national election, BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg said on Twitter.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 24- The safe-haven Japanese yen briefly blipped higher on Monday as investors reacted to news China had cancelled trade talks with the United States just as the latest round of tariffs are set to take effect. The trade-exposed Australian dollar went the other way, taking an early hit after China also summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing and...

  • BRITAINS LABOUR PARTY WILL VOTE ON A MOTION THIS WEEK TO KEEP ALL OPTIONS ON TABLE INCLUDING SECOND BREXIT REFERENDUM IF PARTY CANNOT GET A NATIONAL ELECTION-BBC.

  • Sept 23- Dell Technologies Inc is exploring an initial public offering after shelving this option earlier this year in favor of going public by buying back a special type of stock from investors, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Dell's IPO deliberations come as several hedge funds, including Elliott Management Corp and Canyon Capital Advisors...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 23- California's top air regulator urged the Trump administration on Sunday to abandon a plan to freeze fuel efficiency standards through 2026, as automakers urged state and federal regulators to reach agreement to extend nationwide rules. Mary Nichols, who chairs the state's Air Resources Board, asked the U.S. National Highway Traffic...

  • MONTREAL, Sept 23- U.S. and Canadian officials trying to reach a deal on NAFTA are "very likely" to hold informal talks on the sidelines of a major U.N. meeting in the next few days, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Sunday. President Donald Trump struck a side deal on NAFTA with Mexico last month and has threatened to exclude Canada if necessary.