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  • 25- Sep Italy Zero coupon/BTPi auction 25- Sep Netherlands DSL Auction 26- Sep Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 26- Sep Italy Bills auction 26- Sep Japan Auction of 40- year government bonds 26- Sep Norway Auction Treasuries 26- Sep Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 27- Sep United States Sale of 7- year notes 27- Sep Italy Medium-long term auction 27-...

  • **BERLIN- German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz holds a speech on "100 years of sales tax" in Germany- 0730 GMT. FRANKFURT- Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks in Freiburg, Germany- 1515 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley will hold a breakfast presentation on the economic situation and current monetary policy- 0700 GMT.

  • SAO PAULO, Sept 19- A Rio de Janeiro appeals court has determined that billions of dollars in fines owed to regulators by Brazil's Oi SA will be included in the company's bankruptcy recovery package, a ruling showed on Wednesday. Oi, Brazil's largest fixed line telecom company, entered bankruptcy in 2016, and in late 2017 creditors approved a plan to convert...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was expected to win a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's longest-serving premier and try to cement his legacy, including by revising the pacifist constitution. President Donald Trump next week, when he will face pressure to cut Japan's $69 billion surplus with its key ally,...

  • *UK INFORMATION COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE ISSUED EQUIFAX LTD WITH £500,000 FINE FOR FAILING TO PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION OF UP TO 15 MILLION UK CITIZENS DURING CYBER ATTACK IN 2017 Source text: http://bit.ly/2O1Dl7K.

  • UK INFORMATION COMMISSIONERS OFFICE ISSUED EQUIFAX LTD WITH £500,000 FINE FOR FAILING TO PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION OF UP TO 15 MLN UK CITIZENS DURING CYBER ATTACK IN 2017.

  • HOUSTON, Sept 19- A former Petroleos Mexicanos board member said on Wednesday Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has enough political support to change the nation's energy law and should postpone planned competitive oil auctions until the law is revised. Lopez Obrador, who takes office on Dec. 1, handily won Mexico's presidential election...

  • WUXI, China/ LONDON, Sept 19- With smart cancer diagnostics, one-stop-shop diabetes kits and AI systems to improve ambulance pick-ups for patients with chest pain, AstraZeneca aims to move from simply supplying drugs to become a broad healthcare provider in China. Surrounded by the latest gizmos at the World Internet of Things Exposition in Wuxi, eastern China,...

  • President Donald Trump intends to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the U.S. central banks board of governors, the White House said on Wednesday. Earlier, two White House officials speaking on condition of anonymity told Reuters that Liang has a strong background on financial and monetary stability, including crisis response, and is...

  • BRASILIA, Sept 19- Brazil's central bank on Wednesday held its policy interest rate at an all-time low but said it could gradually raise rates if the outlook for the currency worsens, highlighting investor concern about the presidential election vote on October 7. "A substantial currency depreciation past current levels could drive the central bank to raise...

  • WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is set to nominate former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the central bank's board of governors, tapping an official who played a key role at the Fed in dealing with the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters confirmed the president's intention, which was first reported...

  • WASHINGTON/ OTTAWA, Sept 19- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month. "We're interested in what could be a good deal for Canada but we're going to need to see a certain amount of...

  • President Donald Trump on Wednesday nominated former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the U.S. central banks board of governors, two White House officials said. She joined the Brookings Institution in 2017.. Liang is a senior fellow in economic studies at the Brookings Institution and a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund's...

  • SALZBURG, Austria, Sept 19- Prime Minister Theresa May appealed directly to fellow European leaders on Wednesday to drop "unacceptable" Brexit demands that she said could rip Britain apart, and urged the bloc to respond in kind to her "serious and workable" plan. EU officials again said Britain had to move its own position over what has become known as the Irish...

  • WINNSBORO, S.C.— A South Carolina television maker says it can stay open after President Donald Trump's administration took its parts off a tariff levied against China. Henry McMaster says the components Element TV Company uses to make its televisions are off the tariff list. Spokesman Brian Symmes says the company told the governor it will no longer have to lay...

  • President Donald Trump on Wednesday nominated former Federal Reserve economist Nellie Liang to the U.S. central banks board of governors, two White House officials said. She joined the Brookings Institution in 2017.. Liang is a senior fellow in economic studies at the Brookings Institution and a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund's...

  • Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal accounts of U.S. senators and their aides— and the Senate's security office has refused to defend them, a lawmaker says. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, said in a Wednesday letter to Senate leaders that his office discovered that "at least one major technology company" has warned an unspecified number of...

  • WASHINGTON— U.S. senator says foreign agents are targeting senators' personal accounts, but Senate security hasn't defended them.

  • ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Three young computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the internet two years ago have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity. Paras Jha, 22, of Fanwood, New Jersey; Josiah White, 21, of Washington, Pennsylvania; and Dalton Norman, 22, of Metairie, Louisiana, were...

  • ABUJA, Sept 19- Nigeria's central bank is reviewing information provided by MTN and four banks accused of helping the South African telecoms company to illegally repatriate $8.1 billion, with a view to reaching an equitable resolution, it said on Wednesday. Nigeria, which accounts for a third of MTN's annual core profit, is MTN's biggest market, but has proved to...