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Asian stocks hit three-week lows as China gloom spreads

HONG KONG - Asian stocks fell to three-week lows on Tuesday as a deepening rout in Chinese stocks erased risk appetite - sending investors flocking to safe-haven instruments such as government bonds and the Japanese yen.

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GM, China's SAIC will develop small vehicles for emerging markets

DETROIT - General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will invest $5 billion over the next several years to develop with its Chinese partner a new family of Chevrolet vehicles aimed at fast-growing emerging markets, in the process offering investors a fresh rationale for rejecting a merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV .

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P&G to name David Taylor CEO: WSJ

- Procter & Gamble Co will replace Chief Executive A.G. Lafley with company veteran David Taylor in a widely expected appointment that could be announced as soon as Thursday, the Wall Street journal reported.

27 Jul 2015

U.S. private sector vows to ante up on climate finance

WASHINGTON - Some of the biggest U.S. corporate names on Monday offered their support - and billions of dollars in green financing pledges - to buttress the Obama administration's quest for a global agreement on combating climate change.

Fiat Chrysler could spend billions to buy back unrepaired trucks

DETROIT - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could pay billions of dollars to buy back defective trucks as part of a settlement with U.S. safety regulators, but has the option to recover costs by reselling vehicles once they are repaired. | Video

McGraw Hill Financial to buy SNL Financial for $2.23 billion

- McGraw Hill Financial Inc , parent of Standard & Poor's ratings agency, said it would buy data company SNL Financial for about $2.23 billion, and its shares fell nearly 6 percent.

27 Jul 2015

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