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Hawaiian Air swap takes Airbus A330neo orders over 100

PARIS (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has confirmed an order for six Airbus (AIR.PA) A330-800neo aircraft worth $1.5 billion at list prices, swapping them for a previous A350 order, the planemaker said on Friday. The order for a revamped version of … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Air swap takes Airbus A330neo orders over 100

PARIS (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has confirmed an order for six Airbus (AIR.PA) A330-800neo aircraft worth $1.5 billion at list prices, swapping them for a previous A350 order, the planemaker said on Friday. The order for a revamped version of … Continue reading

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Thai Union Frozen to buy U.S. tuna firm Bumble Bee for $1.5 billion

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai Union Frozen Products PCL (TUF.BK), the world’s biggest producer of canned tuna, has agreed to buy U.S. peer Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 billion as part of a plan to double revenue through overseas acquisitions. The … Continue reading

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Thai Union Frozen to buy U.S. tuna firm Bumble Bee for $1.5 billion

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai Union Frozen Products PCL (TUF.BK), the world’s biggest producer of canned tuna, has agreed to buy U.S. peer Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 billion as part of a plan to double revenue through overseas acquisitions. The … Continue reading

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Russia’s parliament rushes through bill boosting banking capital

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s lower house of parliament passed a draft law that would give the banking sector a capital boost of up to 1 trillion rubles ($16.5 billion) on Friday, part of measures to shield banks from Western economic … Continue reading

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Russia’s parliament rushes through bill boosting banking capital

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s lower house of parliament passed a draft law that would give the banking sector a capital boost of up to 1 trillion rubles ($16.5 billion) on Friday, part of measures to shield banks from Western economic … Continue reading

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Rouble gains as officials step up verbal support

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s rouble strengthened on Friday after Finance Minister Anton Siluanov confirmed his ministry had sold foreign currency, and on expectations that exporters will increase dollar sales. At 6:10 a.m. ET, the rouble was around 2.2 percent stronger … Continue reading

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Rouble gains as officials step up verbal support

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s rouble strengthened on Friday after Finance Minister Anton Siluanov confirmed his ministry had sold foreign currency, and on expectations that exporters will increase dollar sales. At 6:10 a.m. ET, the rouble was around 2.2 percent stronger … Continue reading

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As U.S. eases hostilities, Cuba faces new challenge

HAVANA (Reuters) – For decades, it was Cuba’s first response to criticism. Poor economic performance? An obvious effect of a U.S. trade embargo that amounted to a blockade of the island nation by a bullying superpower. Arrests of dissidents? A … Continue reading

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As U.S. eases hostilities, Cuba faces new challenge

HAVANA (Reuters) – For decades, it was Cuba’s first response to criticism. Poor economic performance? An obvious effect of a U.S. trade embargo that amounted to a blockade of the island nation by a bullying superpower. Arrests of dissidents? A … Continue reading

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