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Asia stocks pare losses, dollar flounders as lift from Fed, Mnuchin wanes

SINGAPORE Asian stocks steadied on Thursday after earlier losses, aided by a weaker dollar as markets studied Federal Reserve meeting minutes that indicated both readiness and caution over raising interest rates.

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Olympics, smartphones push Twitter revenue up 30 percent in Brazil

SAO PAULO Twitter Inc has found a bright spot in Brazil, Latin America's largest economy, even as weak advertising sales across the globe have punished the social network's stock in recent weeks.

Tech, Brazil, Twitter Feb 22 2017

Ghosn cedes Nissan CEO role, to focus on alliance with Renault, Mitsubishi

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co said Carlos Ghosn will step aside as CEO after leading the firm for 16 years, allowing him to concentrate on deploying his cost-cutting expertise across its alliance with Renault SA and newly added Mitsubishi Motors Corp .

12:56am EST

Chemchina extends tender offer for Syngenta to April 28

ZURICH China National Chemical Corporation (ChemChina) has extended until April 28 its $43 billion tender offer for Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta , it said on Thursday.

1:31am EST

Tesla says Model 3 on track for volume production by September

SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc said on Wednesday its mass-market Model 3 sedan was on track for volume production by September, encouraging investors who see the electric vehicle as the avenue to profitability for the young company.

Feb 22 2017

Disrupting the disruptors: Singapore rattles sharing economy with rule change

SINGAPORE Singapore, a keen early adopter of the sharing economy, has fired a warning shot across the bow of Airbnb and Uber with tighter rules that could shake up their business models and growth ambitions in Asia.

1:26am EST

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