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Apple chief shrugs off China's economic slowdown

US technology giant Apple will keep investing in China despite slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy, chief executive Tim Cook said, as the company prepares to open its newest store in the mainland.

dateOct 22, 2015 in Business
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Ex-railroad town, Sparks braces for Tesla, Switch boom

Not since the Southern Pacific railroad rolled into this sleepy high desert town in Nevada more than a century ago has there been such excitement—Tesla Motors and other technology companies are coming, and along with them ...

dateOct 09, 2015 in Business
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The real lessons of the VW scandal

Consumer anger has been intense since Volkswagen (VW) admitted to selling diesel cars outfitted with software designed to fool emissions tests. The company's stock has fallen. Investors and consumers are suing. The CEO has ...

dateOct 02, 2015 in Business
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