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Airbus said to be in BA talks for more A380s

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LONDON • Airbus SE is in talks to sell new A380 superjumbo planes to British Airways (BA) this year after securing a programme-saving deal ...

Hard lines on immigration drove US to a shutdown nobody wanted

The collapse of this potential solution — a border barrier for a plan known as DACA — drove the nation to its 1st shutdown since ...

Taiwan said to favour Yang Chin-long as central bank chief

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TAIPEI • President Tsai Ingwen favours choosing monetary policymaker Yang Chinlong to become the next chief of Taiwan’s central bank, ...

Shutdown extends into third day as Senate fails to end impasse

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Lawmakers failed to negotiate an end to the government shutdown Sunday despite a bipartisan effort to broker a deal, raising the political ...

North Korea goes ahead with Seoul visit after Olympics deal

North and S. Korea will enter the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang under a single flag
By BLOOMBERG TOKYO • An advance team for ...

Trump’s travel ban will get review from US Supreme Court

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The US Supreme Court will rule on President Donald Trump’s travel ban, agreeing to hear his appeal of a decision that said he overstepped ...

MSCI: S. Korea may harm stock market with tax plan

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CHICAGO • MSCI Inc, whose decisions on stock indexes guide the investment of trillions of dollars, said South Korea’s proposed changes to ...

Norwegian Airlines sets record for fastest transatlantic flight

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To the envy of plane-weary travelers everywhere, passengers aboard a Norwegian Airlines flight from New York to London on Jan. 15 were ...

Facebook trustworthiness ratings boost NYT

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SAN FRANCISCO • Facebook Inc’s plan to rank news sources by their trustworthiness boosted the shares of New York Times Co (NYT) — one of ...

BMW alums’ electric-car maker said to seek RM1.6b

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HONG KONG • Byton, the Chinese electric-car startup founded by former BMW AG executives, is seeking about US$400 million (RM1.58 billion) ...

Google faces England’s first ‘right to be forgotten’ trial

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Google Inc. is set for its first battle in a London court over the so-called “right to be forgotten” in two cases that will test the ...

Twitter finds 1,062 more accounts linked to Russian agency

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Twitter Inc. said it found another 1,062 accounts linked to the Russian government-backed Internet Research Agency accused of trying to ...