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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, waves as he is greeted by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras prior to their meeting in Athens, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Juncker will discuss Greece's fiscal reform plans after its international bailout program ends in a few months' time. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
April 26, 2018 - 6:28 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece should emerge from its third and final bailout in a few months' time without the need for a backup loan from its creditors, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Thursday. Juncker spoke after meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ahead of a...
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FILE - In this May 7, 2014, file photo, shoppers walk under the logo of Nintendo and Super Mario characters at an electronics store in Tokyo. Nintendo Co. is reporting solid sales and profit for the fiscal fourth quarter, powered by brisk demand for its Switch machines. The Japanese maker of Super Mario and Pokemon games reported Thursday, April 26, 2018, that its January-March profit totaled 4.4 billion yen ($40 million), reversing a 394 million yen loss it racked up the previous year. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
April 26, 2018 - 6:27 am
TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. reported solid sales and profit for the fiscal fourth quarter, powered by brisk demand for its Switch machines. The company also announced Thursday that it will be getting a new president. Shuntaro Furukawa, director at The Pokemon Company, will replace Tatsumi Kimishima...
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FILE - The Feb. 1, 2018 file photo shows the towers of the Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday. Deutsche Bank will present the figures of the first quarter 2018 on Thursday, April 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)
April 26, 2018 - 6:23 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank will take another step back from its decades-long global expansion, announcing Thursday that it will focus its investment banking business more on Europe and reduce operations in the U.S. and Asia. The bank made the announcement after reporting a fall in net...
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A family poses for a photo with characters from the Toy Story movies during the grand opening of Toy Story Land at Shanghai Disneyland in Shanghai, China, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Walt Disney Co. stressed its deep China connections as it opened an extension of Shanghai's $5.5 billion Disney Resort on Thursday amid escalating tensions over trade and technology between Beijing and Washington. (AP Photo)
April 26, 2018 - 6:08 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — Walt Disney Co. used the expansion of its $5.5 billion Disney Resort in Shanghai on Thursday to highlight its deep China connections despite worsening trade tensions between Washington and Beijing. Beneath the surface, Shanghai's Disneyland is not purely American and has been a boon...
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A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Thursday, April 26, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday as investors digested the latest quarterly corporate earnings. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
April 26, 2018 - 5:47 am
HONG KONG (AP) — World share benchmarks were mixed on Thursday as investors digested the latest quarterly corporate earnings and awaited the outcome of a European Central Bank meeting. KEEPING SCORE: European shares were uneven in early trading. France's CAC 40 rose 0.4 percent to 5,433.59 but...
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FILE - In this May 7, 2014, file photo, shoppers walk under the logo of Nintendo and Super Mario characters at an electronics store in Tokyo. Nintendo Co. is reporting solid sales and profit for the fiscal fourth quarter, powered by brisk demand for its Switch machines. The Japanese maker of Super Mario and Pokemon games reported Thursday, April 26, 2018, that its January-March profit totaled 4.4 billion yen ($40 million), reversing a 394 million yen loss it racked up the previous year. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
April 26, 2018 - 5:33 am
TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. reported solid sales and profit for the fiscal fourth quarter, powered by brisk demand for its Switch machines. The company also announced Thursday that it will be getting a new president. Shuntaro Furukawa, director at The Pokemon Company, will replace Tatsumi Kimishima...
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FILE - In this March 14, 2017 file photo Volkswagen cars are lifted inside a delivery tower of the company in Wolfsburg, Germany. Automaker Volkswagen will present the figures of the first quarter 2018 on Thursday, April 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, file)
April 26, 2018 - 5:25 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Profits have slipped at automaker Volkswagen in the first quarter due to a change in accounting rules, but sales increased and the company recorded no significant additional losses from its diesel emissions scandal. Net profit fell 2 percent to 3.3 billion euros ($4...
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April 26, 2018 - 5:21 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Electronics Inc. said Thursday it will acquire Austrian-based automotive light maker ZKW in the company's biggest acquisition as its seeks a bigger share in the automotive components market. The South Korean company said it plans to buy a 70 percent stake in ZKW Holding...
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U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, left, holds a talk with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang during a meeting at the Zhongnanhai Leadership Compound in Beijing, China, Thursday, April 26, 2018. (Naohiko Hatta/Kyodo News via AP, Pool)
April 26, 2018 - 5:16 am
BEIJING (AP) — China appealed to Washington on Thursday to avoid damaging business confidence following a report that U.S. authorities are investigating whether Chinese tech giant Huawei violated sanctions on Iran amid spiraling technology tensions. The Wall Street Journal's report came ahead of a...
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April 26, 2018 - 4:33 am
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s Australian subsidiary has been fined 10 million Australian dollars ($7.6 million) by an Australian court for mishandling customer complaints about faulty automatic transmissions in thousands of cars. The fine in the Federal Court on Thursday equals the...
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