Lawyers seek to launch fresh Brexit challenge in Irish courts

DUBLIN (Reuters) - A group of British and Irish lawyers are seeking to challenge Britain's decision to leave the European Union in the Irish High Court to try to establish if Brexit can be reversed once divorce talks have been triggered.

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Murdoch’s new Sky bid should be probed, UK opposition politicians say

LONDON (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's new takeover approach for British pay-TV firm Sky should be investigated by the UK's competition authorities, according to opposition politicians, though analysts said a deal should be easier to get through this time...

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OPEC, Russia see smooth road to global deal on output cut

VIENNA (Reuters) - Russia and Saudi Arabia said they expect OPEC and non-OPEC producers to reach an agreement on Saturday to curtail oil output and prop up prices in the first such joint move since 2001.

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Trump names Dow Chemical CEO Liveris to head Manufacturing Council

(Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump said on Friday he would name Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive of Dow Chemical Co, to head the Manufacturing Council, a private sector group that advises the U.S. secretary of commerce.

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Ex-Cantor Fitzgerald mortgage bond trader indicted in U.S. for fraud

(Reuters) - A former Cantor Fitzgerald trader has been indicted on charges that he defrauded investors by lying about the price of mortgage bond transactions he handled for them after the financial crisis, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday.

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All eyes focused on clues for future Fed hikes

PARIS (Reuters) - Just how fast the Federal Reserve hikes rates next year will be the all-important question global investors will be hoping to get answered when the U.S. central bank meets next week.

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Aetna CEO defends merger with Humana in antitrust trial

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Aetna Inc's chief executive denied on Friday that its withdrawal from some Obamacare exchanges was in retaliation for government efforts to halt its merger with Humana Inc , as he sought to convince a federal judge to approve th...

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Oil traders prepare flotilla to ship U.S. exports to Asia

BEIJING/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil traders and major producers are lining up a flotilla of carriers to ship more U.S. crude to Asia in December than in nearly two decades as higher prices, supported by OPEC's proposed supply cuts, offer a rare opportunit...

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Exclusive: Reinsurer Beechwood explores sale after Platinum woes – source

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Beechwood group of reinsurance companies is in talks to sell most or all of itself after a backlash from some clients due to its relationship with troubled hedge fund manager Platinum Partners, according to a person familiar wi...

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In Sky deal, Murdochs shield Fox from sagging U.S. ad market

(Reuters) - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's plan to buy the remaining stake in Sky Plc further insulates the Murdoch family-owned media company from a U.S. television advertising market roiled by sagging ratings, experts said.

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Stock Shortages May Deplete Brand Loyalty Fast

Many consumers fear a shortfall of highly desired items this holiday season, and disappointed shoppers may switch to other brands, suggests a survey Elementum released Thursday. The firm polled 2,001 adults in the U.S. this fall. About 48 percent of the participants who were parents of kids under 18 expressed concern about product shortages.

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La venta online de comida a domicilio en España crecerá hasta los 2.500 MM$ para el 2020

Aunque es un mercado que ha madurado mucho en los últimos años, el sector del Take Away online o Food Delivery aún tiene mucho camino por recorrer. En Estados Unidos ya ha superado los 13.000 millones de dólares, y se espera que para el horizonte 2021 aumente significativamente hasta superar la barrera de los 40.000 millones […]

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