Germany's Chinese growth engine stalls By Reuters

Germany’s Chinese growth engine stalls By Reuters

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By Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) – For three decades, China’s burgeoning demand for German cars, machines and engineering tools has been a steady engine of growth for Europe’s largest economy, gratefully championed by successive governments in Berlin. But the engine is starting to splutter. China’s economy is slowing, Donald Trump’s “America First” policies are hurting […]

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Bernard Tyson, CEO of healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente, dies at 60

Bernard Tyson, CEO of healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente, dies at 60

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Bernard J. Tyson, chairman and chief executive officer of nonprofit healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente, died Sunday in his sleep. He was 60. Tyson became CEO of Oakland-based Kaiser in 2013 after working at the company for almost three decades, directing its hospital systems and leading its “Thrive” advertising campaign. He’d since increased the organization’s revenue […]

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Evo Morales resigns as Bolivia’s president

Evo Morales resigns as Bolivia’s president

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Bolivia’s socialist President Evo Morales has stepped down after almost 14 years in power following pressure from the chief of the armed forces and a string of resignations in the face of weeks of unrest over a contested election. “I am resigning,” Mr Morales said in a televised address. “I want to tell you brothers and […]

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