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Honda to shut plant in Britain, imperiling 3,500…

Honda says it plans to close its car factory in western England in 2022, with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs

Cheap and green: Pyongyang upgrades its mass transit system

Pyongyang is upgrading its overcrowded mass transit system with new subway cars, trams and buses in a campaign meant to show leader Kim Jong Un is raising the country's standard of living

HSBC reports net profit at $12.6B in 2018

Europe's biggest bank has reported its net profit jumped 30 percent in 2018 from the previous year to $12.6 billion

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Honda Motor says it will close its car factory in western England's Swindon in 2021, with loss of 3,500 jobs

Honda Motor says it will close its car factory in western England's Swindon in 2021, with loss of 3,500 jobs

China auto sales fall in January for eighth month

China's auto sales fall for eighth month in January, extending painful decline for the biggest global market

Jailed Citgo executives in limbo amid Venezuela…

Six executives from the Houston-based Citgo oil company, five of them Americans, have spent 15 months jailed in Venezuela on what their families say are trumped-up corruption charges

Liz Weston: Are you picking the wrong money goals?

Setting money goals is the first step to achieving them, but all of us can have blind spots that cause us to miss what's most important

New Zealand leader says no final decision on…

New Zealand's Ardern says no final decision on Spark's use of Huawei 5G

China accuses US of trying to block its tech…

China accuses the United States of trying to block its industrial development by alleging Chinese mobile network equipment poses a cybersecurity threat

Hot market for businesses looks to cool, survey finds

The hot market for businesses may start to cool, as early as later this year

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Aurora warehouse where 5 killed won't reopen…

Company officials: Illinois manufacturing warehouse where five people were fatally shot won't reopen until next week, but doors are open to support workers

Amazon aims to cut its carbon footprint

Amazon, which ships millions of packages a year to shopper's doorsteps, wants to be greener

Report: Honda to shut UK plant, imperiling 3,500…

Honda is to close a car factory in western England with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs, in another blow to a British economy made jittery by Brexit

Berlin to get single travel app for public…

Travelers in Berlin will soon be able to use a single app to switch seamlessly between public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis without signing up for each service individually

'Digital gangsters': UK wants tougher rules for…

A parliamentary committee report is recommending that the United Kingdom government increase oversight of social media platforms like Facebook

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China seizes $1.5 billion in online lending…

China seizes $1.5 billion, investigates 380 online lenders in crackdown on misconduct in the huge but lightly regulated industry

Asian shares gain on hopes for progress on…

Asian shares gain ahead of China-U.S. trade talks in Washington