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  • Besides Britain, where it operates in 60 cities and towns, it also offers food delivery in eight European countries, Australia, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates. Existing investors DST Global, General Catalyst, Index Ventures and Accel Partners are also making follow-on investments, increasing their positions in the company, Deliveroo said.

  • GUAJATACA, Puerto Rico— Large amounts of federal aid have began moving into Puerto Rico, welcomed by local officials who praised the Trump administration's response but called for the emergency loosening of rules long blamed for condemning the U.S. territory to second-class status. In northwest Puerto Rico, people began returning to their homes Saturday...

  • Weigao Group, mainly engaged in the production and sale of medical devices, orthopaedic and blood purification products, has been seeking opportunities to bolster its product portfolio, the company said in a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Weigao Group said Argon Medical would be able to benefit from the Chinese company's sales and marketing network...

  • BERLIN— Swiss voters have decided against increasing the retirement age for women by a year to 65.. Swiss broadcaster SRF reported Sunday that voters rejected in a referendum a retirement reform package raising women's retirement age to equal that of Swiss men, which is already at 65.. The Swiss package that was turned down also included proposals to raise the...

  • Susan Collins of Maine and Rand Paul of Kentucky. The White House legislative director insists the latest bill to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law is "not dead." Marc Short acknowledges the last-ditch GOP bill remains short of the needed votes.

  • *Dana Gas court case to resume on Monday. DUBAI, Sept 24- Shares of Abu Dhabi-listed Dana Gas fell sharply on Sunday after news that a London court hearing on its maturing sukuk issue would resume, while Qatar's bourse bucked a general downtrend in the region. The case is being fought in UAE and British courts, and sukuk holders have been hoping the London court will...

  • Susan Collins on Sunday all but closed the door to supporting last-ditch Republican health care bill, leaving her party's drive to uproot President Barack Obama's health care law dangling by an increasingly slender thread. Already two GOP senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky and John McCain of Arizona, have said they would vote against the legislation, and if...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is strongly leaning against voting for the latest draft of her party's healthcare bill attempting to dismantle Obamacare, she said on Sunday. "It is very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I would end up voting for this bill," Collins said during an appearance on CNN's "State of the Union." I'm concerned about the...

  • TEL AVIV, Sept 24- Billionaire Shari Arison has signed a non-binding agreement to bring on board three North American financial institutions to share her controlling interest in Bank Hapoalim, Israel's biggest bank. Arison is in a preliminary agreement to sell 49 percent of Arison Holdings, through which she holds a controlling 20 percent stake in Hapoalim...

  • VATICAN CITY— The Vatican on Sunday denounced its ousted auditor general for revealing that he resigned under threat of arrest for what he says were trumped-up charges. In a statement, the Vatican admitted that Libero Milone resigned in June after Vatican investigators determined his office had "illegally hired an outside company to conduct investigations...

  • JOHANNESBURG, Sept 24- The chief executive of South Africa's Public Investment Corporation said he was the victim of a plot to oust him because of the pension manager's stance on bailing out other state firms. PIC head Daniel Matjila was recalled from an overseas trip by the money manager's board two weeks ago over allegations he had used funds reserved for...

  • Cory Booker of New Jersey introduced a bill this year designed to prevent people from possessing or selling shark fins in America, much to the delight of conservation groups such as Oceana. But marine scientists David Shiffman and Robert Hueter said this approach could be wrongheaded. "Removing that from the marketplace removes a template of a well-managed...

  • Now Product Launchers, which supplies other novelty items like squishies from five toymakers to Toy' R' Us, expects it will not be paid for the $500,000 fidget spinner order and other items following the chain's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing on Sept. 19, Product Launchers Chief Executive Linda Parry Murphy told Reuters. Meanwhile Barbie maker Mattel Inc, toy and...