Nissan considering claiming damages against Ghosn, CEO says

Nissan Motor Co is considering claiming damages against ousted boss Carlos Ghosn over alleged financial misconduct, the automaker's chief executive told shareholders on Monday, adding the scandal would not be fixed overnight.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Nissan, Ghosn, Carlos Ghosn, Nissan Motor Co

Singapore's OUE Commercial to buy OUE Hospitality for $1 billion

OUE Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust said on Monday it would buy OUE Hospitality Trust in a cash-and-stock deal worth S$1.37 billion ($1.01 billion), creating one of Singapore's largest REITs.
Tags: Money, Singapore, businessNews, OUE Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust, OUE Hospitality Trust

Warren Buffett urges Wells Fargo to look beyond Wall St for next CEO - FT

Warren Buffett, Wells Fargo & Co's largest shareholder, urged the bank in an interview with the Financial Times on Sunday to look outside Wall Street for a new chief executive officer.
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Activist group withdraws resolution challenging Shell climate policy

An activist group said it has withdrawn a shareholder resolution calling on Royal Dutch Shell to change its climate policy after the oil and gas company reached a broad agreement with investors on the issue.
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KPMG plans overhaul of British business - The Times

KPMG is planning an overhaul of its British business to create an independent audit firm, regardless of any decision by the competition regulator to force a break-up of the Big Four accounting firms, The Times reported on Monday.
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Korean Air chairman Cho dies weeks after ouster from board

Korean Air patriarch, chairman and CEO Cho Yang-ho died of a chronic illness on Monday, the airline said, raising hopes for leadership renewal just weeks after investors removed him from the board in a victory for shareholder activism.
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Pinterest Said to Price I.P.O. Below Last Private Valuation

The digital pin board company is setting a price range for its I.P.O. that will put it at below its last private market valuation of $12 billion.
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Exclusive: Pain-care specialist agrees to testify against Purdue, other drug makers - court documents

A physician ally of Purdue Pharma LP whose views helped drive the explosive growth in the use of addictive pain relievers for common aches and pains in the United States has agreed to testify against the OxyContin maker and other drug companies, newly disclosed court records show.
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Shazam has a magical debut as Captain Marvel hits one billion at the box office

Warner Bros. Pictures superhero film Shazam earned positive reviews and looks to be another success for the studio's DC Extended Universe, debuting with a $53.4 million opening weekend. The post Shazam has a magical debut as Captain Marvel hits one billion at the box office appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Govt demands higher standard from incubators in new funding programme

The government wants a see a higher standard from start-up incubator programmes, which have suffered from a lack of expertise in bringing new ideas to market. Callaghan Innovation will re-tender the incubator programme this year,... [Author: [email protected]]
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China March new bank loans seen rebounding, further easing expected: Reuters poll

New bank loans in China likely rebounded in March from a drop the previous month, a Reuters poll showed, as policymakers push the country's banks to keep lending to struggling smaller companies even if it risks more bad loans.
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Indonesian, Malaysian send joint letter of objection to EU over palm - Indonesian minister

Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahatir Mohamad have signed a joint letter of objection to the European Union over its plan to phase out the use of palm oil in renewable fuel, an Indonesian official said.
Tags: Money, Eu, European Union, businessNews, Joko Widodo, Mahatir Mohamad

Global Markets: Asia shares at 7-month peak as China talks stimulus

Asian shares inched up to seven-month highs on Monday as investors cheered a rebound in U.S. payrolls and hints of more stimulus in China, though there was some caution ahead of what is likely to be a tough U.S. earnings season.
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Oil at 5-month highs amid OPEC-led supply cuts, U.S. sanctions

Oil prices rose to their highest level since Nov. 2018 on Monday, driven up by OPEC's ongoing supply cuts, U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela and strong U.S. jobs data.
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China will relax residency curbs in small cities this year - state planner

China will relax residency curbs in small cities this year, the country's state planner said on Monday, in a renewed push for urbanisation in the country.
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Halo Infinite is reportedly the most expensive video game project ever

Microsoft and 343 Industries are rumored to be spending more than $500 million for the development of Halo Infinite. This will make it the most expensive project ever in the history of the video game industry. The post Halo Infinite is reportedly the most expensive video game project ever appeared first on Digital Trends.
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This robot can find Waldo in any 'Where's Waldo' puzzle as little as 5 seconds — here's how it works

One company built a robot that can find Waldo in any "Where's Waldo" puzzle faster than most humans probably could. "There's Waldo" is a robot that uses computer vision and machine learning to spot Waldo. The robot can find Waldo in as little as 4.5 seconds. Here's how "There's Waldo" works: Creative agency redpepper built a camera-mounted robotic arm and connected it to Google's machine learning service AutoML, which analyzes the faces on any given page to find Waldo. If "There's Waldo" c...
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Boss sparks social media uproar after sharing her rule for hiring people

"If someone doesn't send a thankyou email, don't hire them."This is the one rule Insider Inc's executive managing editor Jessica Liebman swears by when it comes to hiring potential employees — but it's sparked a storm of controversy.Having... [Author: [email protected]]
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Here's Why PRA Group Lost 16.7% in March

Fourth quarter results failed to break the company free from a familiar pattern.
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3 Unusual (But Effective) Ways To Choose Your Career

If you’re struggling to decide the next step in your career, or are considering a complete career change, then it might be worth seeking new inspiration.
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Nintendo’s Mobile Earnings Grow to $85 Million

According to the data gathered by mobile app analytics experts at Sensor Tower, Nintendo’s mobile game revenue has grown to $85 million in the first quarter of 2019. The top worldwide earners on the App Store and Google Play include Fire Emblem Heroes, Dragalia Lost, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp and Super Mario Run. A rundown […]
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IRS audit interest piqued by DIFferent deduction amounts

The larger standard deduction amounts created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) mean that fewer filers claim itemized expenses. That also could be trouble for those of us who still will file a Schedule A. With fewer itemized expenses to review, the Internal Revenue Service theoretically could have more time to spend looking at everything we write off on this Form 1040 attachment. And excessive deductions are one of the common tax audit triggers. One of those deduction amounts, the one for sta...
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Nissan shareholders meet to vote on ousting ex-chair Ghosn

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan’s top executive apologized to its shareholders Monday for the unfolding scandal at the Japanese automaker and asked them to approve removing from its board its former chairman Carlos Ghosn, who faces allegations of financial misconduct. Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa and other Nissan Motor Co. executives bowed deeply in apology to shareholders […]
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Nissan shareholders meet to decide ousting of ex-chair Ghosn

TOKYO (AP) — Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has apologized to shareholders for the unfolding scandal at the Japanese automaker and asked for their approval to oust from the board former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who has been arrested on financial misconduct charges. Saikawa and other Nissan Motor Co. executives bowed deeply at a Tokyo hotel […]
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Wolf, Sub-Zero, and Cove have new luxury appliances for your home

Sub-Zero and Wolf have a new line of kitchen appliances arriving this year. Sub-Zero has a new refrigerator, Wolf has two different ovens for kitchens of any size, and new brand Cove has a premium dishwasher available. The post Wolf, Sub-Zero, and Cove have new luxury appliances for your home appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Smart Home, Wolf, Cove, Kitchen Appliances, Sub-Zero, Wolf Sub Zero

Samsung Galaxy S10 fingerprint sensor bamboozled by 3D-printed fingerprint

The Samsung Galaxy S10 ultrasonic fingerprint sensor was tricked by a 3D-printed fingerprint. The process utilized a picture of the owner's fingerprint on a wine glass, image editing software, and a very accurate 3D printer. The post Samsung Galaxy S10 fingerprint sensor bamboozled by 3D-printed fingerprint appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Samsung, Trends, Samsung Galaxy, Fingerprint Sensor, 3D printed, Galaxy S10

Tourism pioneer Jon Dumble calls for an urgent end to over tourism

Jon Dumble was the tourism pioneer who helped found Queenstown's iconic Skyline restaurant and gondola more than 50 years ago. He has written this opinion piece, which originally appeared on Crux . Over the past couple of years,... [Author: [email protected]]
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Dutchess Partners Guide to Properly Budgeting Your Finances

For most people, the word “budget” is a four-letter word with two extra letters thrown in just to add insult to injury. Forget about trying to figure out how to properly budget your finances. Who wants to do that? Well, if you’re determined to get your money situation in order, then you will be among those who do. It’s a good time to do it, too. The Low-Down on Credit Card Debt in America According to an article on the Motley Fool website, as of November 2018, $5,551 was the amount of c...
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Why flexible working doesn't work in practice

One in five workers still feel like they have to sneak out of the office to go to family or other commitments during normal work hours despite flexible working practices becoming widespread, research has found.While two thirds of... [Author: [email protected]]
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Korean Air says chairman Cho Yang-ho has died of illness

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Korean Air says its chairman, Cho Yang-ho, has died in the United States because of an unspecified illness. His death follows a shareholder vote to remove the 70-year-old from the board over a series of scandals surrounding the company’s ruling family. The company provided no further details in its statement […]
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