Samsung in talks with U.S. regulator on washing machine safety issues
Sept 28 Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it was working with a U.S. consumer product safety regulator to address safety issues related to some of its top-load washing machines.
LONDON Jan 19 BP said on Saturday 14 of its 18 staff at the In Amenas plant were safe, including Mark Cobb, the American manager of its Algerian joint venture, after the plant was taking over by al Qaeda-linked fighters three days ago.
BP Chief Executive Bob Dudley told reporters the fate of four of its staff at the desert gas plant was still unknown.
Two of the 14 staff who were safe had suffered injuries but these were not life threatening, he said.
Citing the Algerian Energy Ministry, he said the active military operation was over and the army was now clearing explosives from the site.
* Nikkei still seen rangebound, capped by investors' profit-taking
TOKYO, Sept 29 Commodity-linked currencies held firm on Thursday after OPEC agreed to cut oil output in the first such deal since 2008, boosting oil prices while a broad gain in risk assets dented the yen.