KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Greenpeace criticizes Poland over climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The executive director of environmental group Greenpeace International is criticizing the way Poland is presiding over the U.N. climate talks. Jennifer Morgan said Monday the chair of the summit isn’t doing enough to ensure countries discuss ramping up … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Greenpeace criticizes Poland over climate talks

BERLIN | German trade surplus narrows as imports outpace exports

BERLIN — Import growth outpaced that of exports in October in Germany, narrowing the trade surplus of Europe‘s largest economy. The Federal Statistical Office said Monday that October exports were up 0.7 percent and imports up 1.3 percent compared with September, in calendar and seasonally adjusted terms. That lowered the trade surplus to 17.3 billion … Continue reading BERLIN | German trade surplus narrows as imports outpace exports

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Group: Poland deports or detains 14 foreigners

KATOWICE, Poland— The Latest on climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local): 12:20 p.m. An environmental group says at least 14 foreigners have been detained or deported by Poland’s Border Guard since the start of the U.N. climate conference in the Polish city of Katowice. Svitlana Romanko of the 350.org group said Monday … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Group: Poland deports or detains 14 foreigners

TOKYO | Prosecutors indict Nissan’s Ghosn for underreporting pay

TOKYO  — Prosecutors have charged Nissan Motor Co.’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn, another executive and the automaker itself for allegedly underreporting income. The charges imposed Monday involve allegations Ghosn’s pay was underreported by about 5 billion yen ($44 million) in 2011-2015. The prosecutors said earlier that the allegations were the reason for Ghosn’s arrest on … Continue reading TOKYO | Prosecutors indict Nissan’s Ghosn for underreporting pay

Business News: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Vedanta Biosciences Announce a New Clinical Collaboration to Evaluate OPDIVO (Nivolumab) and VE800 in Patients with Advanced or Metastatic Cancers

NEW YORK & CAMBRIDGE, MA – Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) and Vedanta Biosciences today announced a clinical trial collaboration to evaluate Bristol-Myers Squibb’s programmed death-1 (PD-1) immune checkpoint inhibitor Opdivo in combination with Vedanta Biosciences’ VE800, a rationally-defined human bacterial consortium, in patients with advanced or metastatic cancers. In a range of preclinical models of … Continue reading Business News: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Vedanta Biosciences Announce a New Clinical Collaboration to Evaluate OPDIVO (Nivolumab) and VE800 in Patients with Advanced or Metastatic Cancers

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: WHO TRUMP IS WEIGHING FOR CHIEF OF STAFF After favorite Nick Ayers dropped out of the running, Mick Mulvaney and Republican congressman Mark Meadows are two of at least four candidates in the mix. CHINESE PAPER CALLS HUAWEI … Continue reading 10 Things to Know for Today

WASHINGTON | GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars

WASHINGTON  — General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation’s largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout triggered by its plans to shutter several U.S. factories and shed thousands of workers. Preserving the $7,500 tax incentive for buyers is crucial for GM as the company … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars