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GE poised for significant power orders in Iraq after U.S. push -sources

14 Jun 2019

NEW YORK/BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON General Electric Co potentially stands to win a large share of multibillion-dollar contracts to rebuild Iraq's electricity system, reflecting a change in how Iraq intends to award the work after the United States lobbied for GE, according to sources familiar with the matter.

GE poised for significant power orders in Iraq after U.S. push -sources

14 Jun 2019

NEW YORK/BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON, June 14 General Electric Co potentially stands to win a large share of multibillion-dollar contracts to rebuild Iraq's electricity system, reflecting a change in how Iraq intends to award the work after the United States lobbied for GE, according to sources familiar with the matter.

GE gets more 'candour' by ending 'flyby' meetings with units - CFO

06 Jun 2019

NEW YORK General Electric Co is getting more "candour" from managers of its businesses by spending days - rather than hours as it previously did - on review meetings with each unit, Chief Financial Officer Jamie Miller said on Wednesday.

GE's CEO 'stunned' that factory efficiency drive only just started

01 Jun 2019

NEW YORK General Electric Co's chief executive said on Thursday he was "really stunned" to learn that a major factory had only recently started using lean manufacturing techniques.

GE needs to end infighting, fix quality, tighten management - CEO

23 May 2019

General Electric Co, once seen as the epitome of corporate greatness, is trying to end infighting between its divisions, tighten up management and fix quality problems in its products, Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp said on Wednesday.

General Electric CEO affirms weak forecasts, signaling stable outlook

22 May 2019

May 22 General Electric Co Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp affirmed the ailing conglomerate's weak forecasts for 2019 and beyond on Wednesday, a potential sign of stability after his predecessors repeatedly missed financial goals.

GE says it needs time for power-plant unit to recover

16 May 2019

NEW YORK General Electric Co tamped down enthusiasm about a quick recovery in its power-plant unit on Wednesday, and an analyst said the company was not "telling the whole story" about purported market-share gains at its ailing power unit.

GE books more power plant orders, beats Mitsubishi, Siemens: sources

14 May 2019

NEW YORK General Electric Co won the most orders in the sharply contracting market for new gas-fired power plants in the first quarter, according to people familiar with the matter.

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