Shawkat Kamal

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8 ways an independent Scotland could spell U.K. economic disaster

Will an independent Scotland suffer a total and irreparable economic meltdown if voters choose to break from the United Kingdom on Thursday?<p>U.K. …

Hyundai Motor's record $10 billion bid for trophy property alarms investors | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Group will pay a record $10 billion for the site of its new headquarters in Seoul’s high-end Gangnam district, out-bidding Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) and sparking investor concerns that it is wasting cash on a trophy property.<p>A visitor walks past a …

Sony shares slide 10 percent after dividend scrapped

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp shares fell more than 10 percent on Thursday in their biggest drop in more than 10 months after the Japanese consumer electronics maker announced deep losses in its smartphone business and scrapped its dividend for the first time since it listed in 1958.<p>Pedestrians are …

White House rebuffs Ukraine appeal for weapons

WASHINGTON — The White House refused to include weapons in an aid package announced Thursday for embattled Ukraine despite an impassioned plea by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for more military assistance.<p>The Obama administration is providing $46 million in non-lethal security assistance and …

Nokia to buy Siemens' stake in NSN joint venture

<b>Nokia has agreed to buy Siemens' 50% stake in their joint venture, Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), for 1.7bn euros ($2.2bn; £1.5bn).</b><p>The deal comes at a time when NSN has started to show profits after a series of cost cutting measures.<p>Nokia, once a market leader in the mobile phone market, has …