Exclusive: Huawei in early talks with U.S. firms to license 5G platform – Huawei executive

Exclusive: Huawei in early talks with U.S. firms to license 5G platform – Huawei executive
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Blacklisted Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei is in early-stage talks with some U.S. telecoms companies about licensing its 5G network technology to them, a Huawei executive told Reuters on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A Huawei company logo is pictured at the Shenzhen International Airport in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo Vincent Pang, senior... Read More

Fallout from money manager Kenneth Fisher’s remarks tops $1 billion in lost assets

Fallout from money manager Kenneth Fisher’s remarks tops $1 billion in lost assets
BOSTON (Reuters) – Fallout from Kenneth Fisher’s alleged insensitive remarks about women escalated on Friday when a large Iowa pension plan cut ties with the money manager, whose firm has lost more than $1 billion in assets under management in the last week. The Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System was the latest to notify Fisher Investments that it will terminate... Read More

Trump hopes U.S.-China trade deal will be signed by middle of November

Trump hopes U.S.-China trade deal will be signed by middle of November
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump listens during a joint news conference with Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he thinks a trade deal between the United States and China will be signed by the time... Read More

Iowa pension ends $386 million money management contract with Kenneth Fisher

Iowa pension ends $386 million money management contract with Kenneth Fisher
(Reuters) – A $34 billion Iowa pension plan on Friday said it will terminate an investment contract with Kenneth Fisher, whose alleged insensitive remarks about women has cost his firm more than $1 billion in assets under management. The Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System notified Fisher Investments it will terminate its contract with the firm. Fisher Investments manages $386 million... Read More

News Corp to supply headlines for Facebook’s upcoming news tab

News Corp to supply headlines for Facebook’s upcoming news tab
FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File Photo (Reuters) – Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) upcoming news tab will feature headlines from the Wall Street Journal and some other News Corp (NWSA.O) media properties when it launches in fall of 2019, the social network... Read More

Boeing pilots’ messages on 737 MAX safety raise new questions

Boeing pilots’ messages on 737 MAX safety raise new questions
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Boeing Co (BA.N) senior pilot said he might have unintentionally misled regulators, in a series of internal messages from 2016 that became public Friday, plunging the world’s largest airplane maker into a fresh crisis. FILE PHOTO: Unpainted Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are seen parked in an aerial photo at Renton Municipal Airport near the Boeing Renton... Read More

J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in sample

J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in sample
(Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) said on Friday it is recalling around 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after U.S. health regulators found trace amounts of asbestos in samples taken from a bottle purchased online. J&J shares fell more than 6% to close at $127.70. The move marks the first time the company has recalled its... Read More