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Lanxess to buy Chemtura for about $2.12 billion in cash

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Lanxess AG (LXSG.DE) is to buy U.S. speciality chemical company Chemtura CHMT.N for 2.4 billion euros ($2.69 billion) including debt in the German company’s largest ever takeover, moving it further away from its main synthetic rubber business.<p>A logo of Lanxess is seen next to …

Volkswagen says expects accord with labor on jobs, costs in coming weeks

Volkswagen expects to reach an agreement with labor leaders on cost savings, jobs and product strategy at the core namesake brand in coming weeks, brand chief Herbert Diess said.<p>VW brand executives and labor leaders started talks in June on the future of German factories as well as strategy at VW's …

U.S.-Israeli app testing firm Applause raises $35 million | Reuters

(Story corrects where Applause clarifies investment round led by Credit Suisse, not Credit Suisse’s Direct Equity Partners)<p>TEL AVIV (Reuters) - U.S.-Israeli Applause said on Wednesday it has raised $35 million in a financing round led by Credit Suisse and Accenture, bringing its total funding to …

Ford to Move All Small-Car Production to Mexico From U.S., Announces CEO

Ford announced Wednesday that it will move its entire small car operation from America to Mexico.<p>"Over the next two to three years, we will have migrated all of our small car production to Mexico and out of the United States," said Ford CEO Mark Fields, during an investor conference it was hosting …

Irish PM tells Britain: No access to EU market without free movement | Reuters

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The European Union will not give in to British demands for full access to the bloc’s single market unless London allows free movement of people, Ireland’s prime minister said on Monday.<p>Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny speaks at a press conference at Government Buildings in Dublin, …

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15 things you can stop wasting your money on

Not only are we surrounded by enticing <i>things</i> to buy, but they're at our fingertips with the swipe of a plastic card, leaving us with thinner wallets and a bunch of unnecessary stuff and services.<p>Here are 15 things you can stop wasting your money on today:<p><i>Mandi Woodruff contributed reporting to this</i> …

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