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Trump's 'big announcement' on tax to be broad principles: official

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's promised "big announcement" next week on overhauling the U.S. tax code, a top campaign pledge, will consist of "broad principles and priorities," an administration official said on Saturday.

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LafargeHolcim CEO to step down over Syria investigation: source

ZURICH LafargeHolcim is close to announcing that its chief executive Eric Olsen is to step down following an internal investigation into activities at a former Lafarge cement plant in Syria, a source familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

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Wall Street gears up for busiest earnings week in years

NEW YORK Forget about French elections or the flagging Trump trade.

Apr 22 2017

Japan's Aso pushes back on U.S. call for scrutiny of currency moves

WASHINGTON Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Saturday trade imbalances cannot be fixed through exchange-rate adjustments alone, pushing back against Washington's calls to have more rigorous IMF scrutiny of currency moves.

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United CEO Munoz will not chair board in 2018 following passenger furor

NEW YORK United Continental Holdings Inc said on Friday Chief Executive Oscar Munoz will not become chairman in 2018, under an amendment to his employment agreement approved after an uproar over the treatment of a passenger. | Video

Apr 21 2017

Two big California pension systems oppose nine Wells Fargo directors

BOSTON Officials of two large California public retirement systems said Friday they are voting against nine of 15 Wells Fargo & Co directors up for election at the bank's annual meeting next week, citing the bank's phony-account scandal.

Apr 21 2017

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