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Scottish whisky distillers see glass half full on Brexit

February 21st, 2018

Scottish whisky distillers see glass half full on Brexit
Scotch whisky makers were among the most fervent industry advocates for staying in the European Union, but if Britain cannot get the new trade deal it wants with the EU, distillers would prefer a clean break. Kate King reports.

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Reuters Video: Business

More Ways Than Ever To Watch The Olympics, But Fewer Americans Are Watching

February 21st, 2018

More Ways Than Ever To Watch The Olympics, But Fewer Americans Are Watching
A cross-country skier passes Olympic rings on Feb. 16.

Prime time viewership is lower than it was for the Sochi Winter Games, though NBC is still drawing more viewers in prime time than its competitors.

(Image credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)


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Business : NPR

Vox Media to lay off around 50 staffers in latest round of industry cuts

February 21st, 2018

Vox Media to lay off around 50 staffers in latest round of industry cuts
Yet another digital media company is making cuts.
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Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

VW reaches German deal on wages

February 21st, 2018

VW reaches German deal on wages
Volkswagen has agreed to raise the wages of around 120,000 workers in Germany by 4.3 percent from May, resolving a dispute that had prompted its first strikes since 2004. David Pollard reports.

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Reuters Video: Business

Venezuela's Maduro seeks new hero in 'petro' currency

February 21st, 2018

Venezuela's Maduro seeks new hero in 'petro' currency
President Nicolas Maduro has said Venezuela received $735 million in the first day of a pre-sale of the country’s “petro” cryptocurrency. As David Pollard reports, Maduro is hoping the petro will help pull the ailing OPEC member out of an economic tailspin.

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Reuters Video: Business

GM pitches $2.8 billion investment in S Korea, officials say

February 21st, 2018

GM pitches $2.8 billion investment in S Korea, officials say
GM proposes a $2.8 billion investment over ten years to save its South Korea operations. Ryan Brooks reports.

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Reuters Video: Business

Commodities rally gives Glencore strongest FY results

February 21st, 2018

Commodities rally gives Glencore strongest FY results
Glencore Chief Executive Ivan Glasenberg hails the group’s results as its “strongest on record”, bolstered by strong commodity markets and reduced costs. Kate King reports.

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Reuters Video: Business

Lloyds profit jumps to $7.4 bln but misses estimates

February 21st, 2018

Lloyds profit jumps to $7.4 bln but misses estimates
Lloyds Banking Group reports its highest pre-tax profit since 2006, announcing a share buy-back of up to one billion pounds and 3 billion pounds of strategic investment over the next three years. Kate King reports

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Reuters Video: Business

GM pitches $2.8 bln investment in South Korea: officials

February 21st, 2018

GM pitches $2.8 bln investment in South Korea: officials
General Motors has proposed a $2.8 billion investment over the course of ten years to save its branches in South Korea, according to government officials. This comes after the announcement that one of its four branches in the country was closing down a week before.

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Reuters Video: Business

TPP without Trump takes a step closer to reality

February 21st, 2018

TPP without Trump takes a step closer to reality
The eleven nations left in the Trans-Pacific partnership released the final version of the landmark trade deal on Wednesday (February 21). David Doyle reports.

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Reuters Video: Business