IMF Exec Board soon to consider assistance tranche for Ukraine worth $1.7 billion. Would send positive signal re Kyiv's reform efforts. Fiat stocks down more than 15% in Milan on possible US emissions scandal US has just imposed sanctions on Syrian air force, army and navy over UN findings the government used chemical weapons against civilians Want to thank the Board and Mr. Ratan Tata for their confidence in me to lead this institution that has rich heritage: Natarajan ChandrasekaranI am proud to have been part of the Tata family for over 30 years and assuming this position is a great privilege: Natarajan ChandrasekaranAmazon writes to EAM Sushma Swaraj, xpresses regret at hurting Indian sensibilities, pulls offending item: MEAObama files trade complaint against China's aluminum dumping at WTO Amazon to create more than 100,000 new, full-time, full-benefit jobs across the U.S. over the next 18 months. Federal ethics agency chief hits Pres.-elect Donald Trump over "inadequate" plan to separate from businesses. Trump says he turned down $2 billion deal in Dubai but didn’t have to India's Tata Sons appoints new chairman: statement Brazil Finance Minister Announces Recover Plan for Rio de Janeiro COPOM Reduces Selic by 0.75 Percentage Points in BrazilGovernment invested R$ 42 billion in infrastructure projects in 2016 Another batch of Chinese PLZ-45 self-propelled howitzer has been sent to Algeria - China Lira picks up after president Erdogan compares currency traders to fighters China could soon see 3 new free trade zones in Shaanxi, Hubei and Sichuan: reportTwo employees are suing Microsoft, alleging their jobs gave them PTSD .@IvankaTrump announces she's taking leave of absence from Trump Organization 7 North Koreans, 2 DPRK government entities added to sanctions list by @USTreasury. Trump: U.S. will start bidding on pharmaceuticals to save money AbuDhabi National Oil Company: We are working to control a fire at a refinery, no casualties reported Tillerson denies that Exxon has ever lobbied against Russian sanctions. "Not to my personal knowledge," he says If this is not done forthwith, we will not grant Indian Visa to any Amazon official. We'll also rescind the Visas issued earlier: EAM SwarajAmazon must tender unconditional apology. They must withdraw all products insulting our national flag immediately: Sushma SwarajPresident said that the slowdown in inflation in 2016 will help recover production and foster new investments in Brazil High-end home sales in Toronto set to dominate for 3rd year: Sotheby's Russian Reserve funds dropped 2 times in December (from 2 032 billions rubles to 972 billions rubles) Foreign currency cache reserves in Russian banks dropped to 4 years minimum, from $17.4B on 1 Jan 2015 to $5.4 on 1 Jan 2016Secretary of State John Kerry says the world needs a new Marshall Plan to help the most critical states to face the youth bulge.

Map. History of Business conflict

12 January 2017
Amazon to create more than 100,000 new, full-time, full-benefit jobs across the U.S. over the next 18 months.
Federal ethics agency chief hits Pres.-elect Donald Trump over "inadequate" plan to separate from businesses.
Government invested R$ 42 billion in infrastructure projects in 2016
Another batch of Chinese PLZ-45 self-propelled howitzer has been sent to Algeria - China
Lira picks up after president Erdogan compares currency traders to fighters
China could soon see 3 new free trade zones in Shaanxi, Hubei and Sichuan: report
Two employees are suing Microsoft, alleging their jobs gave them PTSD
Trump: U.S. will start bidding on pharmaceuticals to save money
President said that the slowdown in inflation in 2016 will help recover production and foster new investments in Brazil
High-end home sales in Toronto set to dominate for 3rd year: Sotheby's
Secretary of State John Kerry says the world needs a new Marshall Plan to help the most critical states to face the youth bulge.