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  • President Donald Trump met with Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey on Tuesday and spent a significant time questioning him about why he had lost some Twitter followers, a person briefed on the matter said. The meeting, which was organized by the White House last week, came hours after Trump again attacked the social media company over his allegations it is...

  • Federal Reserve Today in Washington. 24- Apr United States Sale of 2- year floating rate notes 24- Apr United States Sale of 5- year notes 24- Apr Italy CTZ/BTPi auction 24- Apr Sweden Auction of government bonds 24- Apr Germany Auction of 10- year Federal bonds 25- Apr United States Sale of 7- year notes 26- Apr Italy Bills auction 29- Apr Belgium OLO Auction 30-...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 23- PG&E Corp can pay employees up to $350 million in bonuses this year to spur them to help meet the bankrupt California power provider's safety goals to prevent wildfires, a judge said on Tuesday. While the maximum cost of the plan is $350 million, PG&E has said it expects the likely cost will be around $235 million. Judge Dennis Montali of the...

  • WASHINGTON, April 23- The International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday that initial financial market pressures on Sri Lanka appear contained following "horrific" Easter Sunday bomb attacks but decisive policy and security actions are needed to shore up the island's all-important tourism sector. Sri Lanka's $4.4 billion tourism sector is the country's...

  • GLASGOW, Scotland, April 24- The head of Britain's GCHQ spy agency on Wednesday will call on businesses and the finance sector to work with intelligence officials to help secure the internet and protect customers online. Fleming will speak at the CYBERUK conference, hosted by GCHQ's National Cyber Security Centre in Glasgow, Scotland. The conference will also...

  • *Shareholders have long complained about rights in Japan Inc. TOKYO, April 23- A simmering boardroom battle at toilet maker Lixil Group has emerged as a test case for whether minority shareholders can improve corporate governance in Japan, the man at the centre of the tussle told Reuters. "In Japan even fairly big companies have these kingmakers who are in power...

  • "A more dynamic and liquid LNG market, and the need for greater flexibility by traditional LNG buyers, is providing opportunities for shipping optimisation and trading, and enabling new entrants such as LNG traders," said Saul Kavonic, head of energy research for Australia at Credit Suisse. Royal Dutch Shell, holder of the world's biggest LNG supply portfolio,...

  • Preliminary federal data showed that teenage e-cigarettes use had surged by more than 75 percent since last year, which the FDA described as an "epidemic." In November, the FDA proposed a ban on the sale of fruit- and candy-flavored electronic cigarettes in convenience stores and gas stations. The FDA also proposed stricter age-verification requirements for...

  • The operations of the second-largest railroad operator in Canada was also hampered in February by a derailment in British Columbia's Rocky Mountains, a busy part of the company's network, killing three crew members. Overall operating expenses, which included casualty costs of C $69 million, rose 9 percent to C $1.22 billion in the first quarter.

  • April 23- The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will slightly increase coverage for expensive CAR-T cell therapies administered at certain large hospitals, and is considering other ways to pay more for the cancer treatments, the agency said on Tuesday. CMS, which runs the federal government's healthcare plan for seniors, issued a proposed rule...

  • April 23- Snap Inc's original shows and rebuilt Android app helped it add Snapchat users for the first time in three quarters and top analyst revenue forecasts, but that was not enough to push its shares much higher after a sharp run-up this year. Chief Executive Evan Spiegel has worked to turn Snap's business around while the company largely avoided privacy and...

  • WASHINGTON, April 23- The top Democrats and Republicans on the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee on Tuesday wrote Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai raising concerns about reports of a massive database known as Sensorvault containing precise consumer location information on hundreds of millions of devices. The letter is one of several sent by...

  • WASHINGTON, April 23- The International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday that initial financial market pressures on Sri Lanka seem to have been contained following "horrific" Easter Sunday bombing attacks on churches and hotels but the country's authorities need to take decisive policy and security actions. "Initial financial market pressures seem to have...

  • Ianniello, who was previously the company's chief operating officer, became interim CEO in September after the CBS board ousted then-CEO Leslie Moonves over accusations of sexual harassment and assault. Speculation over the past few months about CBS considering for the third time a tie-up with Viacom hindered its search for a CEO as candidates worried...

  • Ianniello, who was previously the company's chief operating officer, became interim CEO in September after the CBS board ousted then-CEO Leslie Moonves over accusations of sexual harassment and assault. Speculation over the past few months about CBS considering for the third time a tie-up with Viacom hindered its search for a CEO as candidates worried...

  • WASHINGTON, April 23- U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer will meet with President Donald Trump on April 30 at the White House to discuss the fate of proposals to boost U.S. infrastructure repairs by at least $1 trillion, according to a congressional aide and an administration official. In February 2018, Trump asked...

  • DALLAS, April 23- Wells Fargo& Co shareholders voted to elect all of the company-nominated directors during a rowdy meeting on Tuesday in which more than a dozen attendees were kicked out for heckling executives and board members. Board Chair Betsy Duke and interim Chief Executive Allen Parker faced questions about why investors should vote for the five...

  • April 23- Snap Inc's original shows and rebuilt Android app helped it add Snapchat users for the first time in three quarters and beat analyst revenue expectations, but that was not enough to push its shares higher after a sharp run up this year. Chief Executive Evan Spiegel has worked to turn Snap's business around while the company largely avoid privacy and...

  • *Saudi output to rise but not due to Iran sanction- sources. *U.S. reiterates goal to cut Iran oil exports to zero. Output in Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter and de facto leader of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, will rise in May, but that it is not related to Iran sanctions, the sources said.

  • CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY LTD- "NEGOTIATED IN GOOD FAITH AND WE FEEL GOOD ABOUT IT" IN REGARDS TO SUSTAINABILITY OF CO'S ALBERTA CONTRACTS- CFO, CONF CALL.