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  • Nov 19- China's JD.com Inc reported third-quarter revenue on Monday that fell short of analysts' estimates on sluggish sales in its core e-commerce business. Revenue was 104.8 billion yuan for the quarter ended Sept. 30, compared with an average estimate of 106.2 billion yuan from 22 analysts, according to IBES data from Refinitiv. Net income was $418.9 million,...

  • TOKYO, Nov 19- Nissan Motor Co Ltd said on Monday it was moving to terminate Carlos Ghosn from his chairman's post after finding that he had used company money for personal use and committed several other serious acts of misconduct. The Japanese automaker said that based on a whistleblower report, it had been investigating possible improper practices of Ghosn...

  • LONDON, Nov 19- European shares inched higher on Monday as signs of an easing in U.S.- China trade tensions boosted mining and technology stocks, while carmaker Renault sank on media reports its CEO would be arrested on suspicion of under-reporting his salary. London copper edged up after U.S. The pan-European STOXX 600 opened up 0.6 percent but flagged rapidly...

  • COPENHAGEN, Nov 19- The whistleblower who helped to reveal suspected money laundering involving Danske Bank told the Danish parliament on Monday that the bank had not taken his warnings seriously and had offered him money to keep quiet. Suspicious payments totalling 200 billion euros through Danske Bank's Estonian branch between 2007 and 2015 have sparked...

  • POTANIN SAYS NORNICKEL MAY DO MORE SIMILAR PARTNERSHIPS AFTER ITS JV WITH BASF.

  • POTANIN SAYS NORNICKEL AND BAZHAEV'S RUSSIAN PLATINUM TO DECIDE ON ARCTIC PALLADIUM IN H2 2019.

  • RUSSIA'S NORNICKEL SEES NICKEL, COPPER OUTPUT UP 15 PCT BY 2025, PGMS OUTPUT UP 25 PCT, IF IT STARTS TWO PROJECTS- CEO POTANIN.

  • POTANIN SAYS WOULD LIKE DIVIDENDS TO BE EVENLY DISTRIBUTED OVER 4-5 YEARS IF NORNICKEL STARTS THE NEW PROJECTS.

  • MOSCOW, Nov 19- Russian nickel and palladium producer Norilsk Nickel plans to ramp up output over the next five years to tap an expected boom in demand from electric vehicle makers, its CEO and top shareholder Vladimir Potanin told Reuters. These projects would require the company to raise capital expenditure by $1.3- 1.5 billion to $10.5- 11.5 billion in...

  • LONDON, Nov 19- British politicians are engaged in a high-stakes game of risk over Brexit which could lead to an accidental no deal, the head of Britain's main business lobby the CBI said on Monday. "While other countries are forging a competitive future, Westminster seems to be living in its own narrow world, in which extreme positions are being allowed to dominate,"...

  • Nov 19- Nissan Motor Co Ltd's chairman, Carlos Ghosn, has been arrested, the Yomiuri daily said on its website on Monday.

  • *OPEC expected to cut supply to prevent glut. *Russia says it will discuss deal with OPEC on Dec. 6. LONDON, Nov 19- Oil rose for a fourth session in a row on Monday, buoyed by the prospect that top exporter Saudi Arabia will push OPEC and maybe Russia to cut supply towards the end of this year.

  • COPENHAGEN, Nov 19- Danske Bank has. Howard Wilkinson, the whistleblower who first alerted Denmark's biggest bank to the problem, testified before the Danish parliament on Monday. Most of the payments came from Estonia, Russia, Latvia and Cyprus and Britain, the report said.

  • *Ireland/ Germany bond yield spread near widest since late May. LONDON, Nov 19- Irish government bond yield spreads over Germany were near their widest level since late May as worries over the economic impact of a possible messy Brexit hurt demand for Irish debt. Britain is one of Ireland's biggest trading partners, and the border between Northern Ireland and the...

  • COPENHAGEN, Nov 19- The whistleblower who helped reveal 200 billion euro in money laundering involving Danske Bank told the Danish parliament on Monday that the bank's management had not taken his warnings seriously. Suspicious payments through Danske Bank's Estonian branch between 2007 and 2015 have cost the chief executive and chairman of Denmark's...

  • Nov 19- Risk modeling firm RMS said on Monday that it estimated insured losses from the Camp and Woolsey wildfires, which ravaged California, between $9 billion and $13 billion. RMS estimates insured losses of $7.5 billion- $10 billion from the Camp wildfire and $1.5 billion- $3 billion for the Woolsey fire, which caused massive destruction in Malibu, southern...

  • *Maldives exports to China were just $265,270 in same period. It is the latest sign of a backlash against China in the Maldives, best-known for its luxury resorts on palm-fringed coral islands. "The trade imbalance between China and the Maldives is so huge that nobody would think of an FTA between such parties," said Mohamed Nasheed, the chief of the Maldivian...

  • HARARE, Nov 19- Zimbabwe will allow gold and platinum mining companies to retain up to 55 percent of their earnings in dollars, government and central bank officials said on Monday, as authorities in the southern African nation move to ensure operators remain viable. Mining accounts for more than two-thirds of Zimbabwe's export earnings but the sector has seen...

  • *Iberian equipment business sold for $180 mln. JOHANNESBURG, Nov 19- Barloworld Ltd is in talks to buy a business from Caterpillar Inc using proceeds from the sale of a unit earlier this year, the head of the South African equipment maker said on Monday. Barloworld Equipment is the official dealer for Caterpillar's CAT construction, mining and industrial machine...

  • HONG KONG, Nov 19- The yuan dropped against the dollar on Monday as the United States kept up pressure on China in their bitter trade dispute and as expectations grew that China's central bank could cut lending rates to combat weakening economic growth. President Donald Trump softened his tone on the trade war, saying that he "may not have to" ramp up tariffs next...