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EXCLUSIVE Tencent plans to take U.S.-listed streaming firm DouYu private -sources

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People walk past a booth of live-streaming platform Douyu at the ChinaJoy digital entertainment expo in Shanghai, China July 28, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 27 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) plans to take DouYu International Holdings Ltd private amid disagreements......

America Movil dips on pay TV permit snag, minor impact seen

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The logo of America Movil is pictured on the wall at a reception area in the company’s corporate offices, in Mexico City, Mexico January 25, 2022. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Shares of Mexican telecoms giant America......

Court dismisses claims Robinhood wrongly restricted “meme stock” trades

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The logo of Robinhood Markets, Inc. is seen at a pop-up event on Wall Street after the company’s IPO in New York City, U.S., July 29, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 27 (Reuters) – A U.S. federal court on Thursday dismissed......

EU drug regulator OKs Pfizer COVID pill for high-risk patients

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Jan 27 (Reuters) – The European Union’s drug regulator on Thursday gave the green light to Pfizer Inc’s (PFE.N) antiviral COVID-19 pill for treating adults at risk of severe illness, as the region scrambles to boost its arsenal to fight the Omicron variant. The endorsement by the European Medicines Agency......

Dubai regulator fines Abraaj founder Naqvi $136 million

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Arif Naqvi, founder and Group CEO, Abraaj Capital, and Co-Chair of the Governors Meeting for Investors 2010 attends a session at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos January 27, 2010. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Dubai’s financial regulator......

Spanish bank Sabadell swings to fourth-quarter profit

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A woman leaves a Sabadell bank office in Barcelona, Spain, September 7, 2021. REUTERS/ Albert Gea Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Books 2021 net profit of 530 mln euros, above 403 mln forecast TSB contributes 118 mln euros to 2021 group profit Group expects retiurn on......

Top U.S. oil states vie for carbon capture oversight to speed up permits

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Jan 26 (Reuters) – Top U.S. oil-producing states are trying to wrest oversight of carbon capture wells from federal regulators, hoping to speed the oil industry’s preferred approach to combating climate warming amid calls for limits on fossil fuel production. Companies are proposing carbon capture and storage (CCS) hubs to......

Intel scores major win as court scraps $1.2 bln EU antitrust fine

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Jan 26 (Reuters) – Intel on Wednesday won its fight against a 1.06-billion-euro ($1.2 billion) EU antitrust fine that the U.S. chipmaker was handed 12 years ago for stifling a rival, in a major setback for EU antitrust regulators. The judgment by Europe’s second-top court in support of Intel’s arguments......

Cannabis compound CBD stops coronavirus in test tube, but can it treat COVID?

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Jan 25 (Reuters) – Early research suggesting that a popular non-psychoactive compound derived from marijuana might help prevent or treat COVID-19 warrants further investigation in rigorous clinical trials, researchers say. Several recent laboratory studies of cannabidiol, or CBD, have shown promising results, attracting media attention. However, many other potential COVID......

Britain says 6,000 more people needed for trial of Merck COVID pill

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An experimental COVID-19 treatment pill, called molnupiravir and being developed by Merck & Co Inc and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics LP, is seen in this undated handout photo released by Merck & Co Inc and obtained by Reuters on October 26, 2021. Merck & Co Inc/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE......

Three U.S. states, D.C. sue Google over location-tracking

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WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Texas, Indiana, Washington State and the District of Columbia sued Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) on Monday over what they called deceptive location-tracking practices that invade users’ privacy. “Google falsely led consumers to believe that changing their account and device settings would allow customers to protect......

U.S. FDA limits use of Regeneron, Lilly COVID-19 antibody treatments

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Jan 24 (Reuters) – The U.S. health regulator revised on Monday the emergency use authorizations for COVID-19 antibody treatments from Regeneron (REGN.O) and Eli Lilly (LLY.N) to limit their use, as the drugs are unlikely to work against the Omicron coronavirus variant. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said the......

Google faces lawsuits over location-tracking practices from U.S. states

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WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Texas, Indiana and the District of Columbia sued Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) on Monday over what they called deceptive location-tracking practices that invade users’ privacy. “Google falsely led consumers to believe that changing their account and device settings would allow customers to protect their privacy......

China’s Beijing orders more COVID tests as cases mount before Olympics

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People line up to take nucleic acid tests at a testing site outside a hospital following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Beijing, China January 17, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Jan 23 (Reuters) – The local government in China’s capital......

Saudi digital security firm Elm seeks to raise up to $820 mln at IPO

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DUBAI, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s digital security firm Elm said on Sunday it has set an indicative price range for its initial public offering, aiming to raise as much as 3 billion riyals ($820 million). Elm, owned by the kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund, said in a statement it......

U.S. judge blocks Biden federal employee COVID vaccine mandate

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WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – A judge in Texas ruled on Friday that President Joe Biden could not require federal employees to be vaccinated against the coronavirus and blocked the U.S. government from disciplining employees who failed to comply. It was the latest setback to White House efforts to require......

TikTok owner ByteDance cuts investment team amid China crackdown

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The ByteDance logo is seen in this illustration taken, Nov. 27, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Jan 19 (Reuters) – TikTok owner ByteDance is shrinking its investment team and dissolving a sub-group focused on financial returns in response to regulatory crackdowns in......

AT&T, Verizon will delay some 5G deployment amid aviation standoff

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WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – AT&T (T.N) and Verizon Communications (VZ.N) on Tuesday agreed to temporarily defer turning on some wireless towers near key airports to avert a significant disruption to U.S. flights. Both AT&T and Verizon will launch new C-Band 5G wireless service on Wednesday but agreed to delay......

UK regulator fines Mastercard, others for prepaid cards cartel

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A Mastercard logo is seen on a credit card in this picture illustration August 30, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Britain’s payments regulator on Tuesday fined five payments companies including Mastercard a total of 33 million pounds ($45.01......

Horta-Osorio’s broken promise the final straw at embittered Credit Suisse

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ZURICH/FRANKFURT/HONG KONG, Jan 17 (Reuters) – After taking over as chairman of Credit Suisse, Antonio Horta-Osorio pledged to develop a culture of personal accountability at the Swiss bank following a string of scandals. That promise ultimately sealed his fate as he was forced to resign after barely eight months in......

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