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Las Vegas Sands mulling $6 billion sale of Vegas casinos - source

27 Oct 2020

Casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corp is exploring a sale of its flagship casinos in Las Vegas for about $6 billion, a source told Reuters on Monday, with the move likely to mark the exit of the group's chairman from the U.S. gambling industry for now.

Dunkin' Brands discuss potential sale to Inspire Brands

26 Oct 2020

Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin Robbins chains owner Dunkin' Brands Group Inc has held preliminary discussions to be acquired by Inspire Brands, a private equity-backed restaurant company, Dunkin' said in a statement on Sunday.

Dunkin' Brands discuss potential sale to Inspire Brands

26 Oct 2020

Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin Robbins chains owner Dunkin' Brands Group Inc has held preliminary discussions to be acquired by Inspire Brands, a private equity-backed restaurant company, Dunkin' said in a statement on Sunday.

Irish regulator probes Facebook's handling of children's data on Instagram

19 Oct 2020

Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC) has launched two inquiries into Facebook Inc after concerns were raised about the social network giant's handling of children's personal data on Instagram.

Transport for London offered further 1 billion pounds bailout by government - source

16 Oct 2020

The British government is offering Transport for London (TfL) a further 1 billion pounds bailout with demands that the transport operator raise fares and curb the remaining free travel entitlements for children and pensioners, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-Transport for London offered further 1 bln stg bailout by government -source

16 Oct 2020

Oct 15 The British government is offering Transport for London (TfL) a further 1 billion pounds ($1.29 billion) bailout with demands that the transport operator raise fares and curb the remaining free travel entitlements for children and pensioners, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Gunman wounds two Los Angeles County deputies in ambush attack on their car

14 Sep 2020

A gunman shot and critically wounded two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies as they sat in their patrol car late on Saturday in an attack that was captured on video. | Video

TikTok owner ByteDance to invest billions in Singapore over three years: source

11 Sep 2020

TikTok owner ByteDance plans to invest billions of dollars and recruit hundreds of employees in Singapore after opting to base its Southeast Asia regional headquarters there, a person familiar with the matter said.

CalPERS investment chief steps down at $400 billion pension fund

07 Aug 2020

The investment chief of CalPERS, Yu Ben Meng, has resigned effective immediately, the largest public U.S. pension fund said on Wednesday, amid pressure from the Trump administration to curb investments in China.

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