German Industry Slams 'America First' After Siemens Is Foiled in Iraq
Bloomberg, 21 October at 21:24
Germany's main industry federation said U.S. pressure to quash Siemens AG's $15 billion power-plant deal with Iraq is unacceptable and shows how President Donald Trump's “America First” stance is corroding business decisions. Iraq signed a ...
Few Big Names Expected at Saudi Conference, and Data on US Economy
New York Times, 21 October at 21:05
Here's what to expect in the week ahead: BUSINESS. Saudi investment conference to open, with a shorter guest list. What was to be three days of mingling for world leaders and financial power players will have fewer boldface names when the Future ...
Things are bad at Sears. They're worse at Kmart
CNN, 21 October at 20:16
New York (CNN Business) Sears is going to have a hard time surviving its bankruptcy. Kmart faces even longer odds. Traditional department stores, including Sears, face heavy competition from big box retailers and online competitors, namely Amazon ...
Siemens, GE vie for Iraq electricity contracts
Fox Business, 21 October at 18:47
Multinational giants Siemens and General Electric say they have signed memorandums of understanding with Iraq to rebuild the country's electricity infrastructure. The two companies, vying for contracts potentially worth billions of dollars, both
Siemens, GE Vie for Iraq Electricity Contracts
U.S. News & World Report, 21 October at 18:31
Multinational giants Siemens and General Electric say they have signed memorandums of understanding with Iraq to rebuild the country's power grid. Oct. 21, 2018, at 11:31 a.m.. More. U.S. News & World Report. Siemens, GE Vie for Iraq Electricity Contracts.
Siemens and GE sign deals to provide electricity to Iraq
Deutsche Welle, 21 October at 18:09
Siemens and the Iraqi government said on Sunday that they had signed a memorandum of understanding on plans to supply electricity to the country. The deal would see an expansion of Iraq's capacity to produce power by 11 gigawatts — roughly equal to ...
Esmo 2018 – Lynparza delivers a huge result in first-line ovarian cancer
Vantage, 21 October at 17:36
A dramatic extension in progression-free survival in Astrazeneca's Solo-1 study raises the prospect of improving cure rates in ovarian cancer, though the impact remains restricted to BRCA-positive patients for now. Hopes were high for Solo-1, the first
(olaparib) Maintenance Therapy Cut the Risk of Disease Progression or Death by 70 Percent in Patients with Newly ...
Business Wire (press release), 21 October at 17:30
LYNPARZA Is the Only PARP Inhibitor to Demonstrate an Improvement in Progression-Free Survival in First-Line Maintenance Treatment for Newly-Diagnosed, Advanced Ovarian Cancer. Download. (Graphic: Business Wire). (Graphic: Business Wire).
Powerball lottery jackpot jumps to $620M with 1 $1M ticket sold in NJ
NJ.com, 21 October at 17:18
There was no big winner in Saturday's Powerball drawing and that means the jackpot has jumped to $620 million with a cash option of $354.3 million. The next drawing is Wednesday, Oct. 24. One ticket sold in New Jersey, however, did win $1 million
A crucial Tesla financial report is coming. Let's go under the tent to see how Elon Musk can boost cash flow
Los Angeles Times, 21 October at 17:04
Tesla's mission is clear: “Accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy.” It says so on the company's website. But to do that, Tesla must prove itself sustainable as an ongoing concern. A lot is riding on the financial results it will report
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