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Twitter, Elliott in deal for Dorsey to stay CEO and add directors

03 March, 2020 10:43 am 10:43 am

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc reached an agreement with Elliott Management that lets Jack Dorsey stay as chief executive and adds three new directors a few days after Elliott’s plan to push out the social media company’s chief became public. Elliott’s head of US activism, Jesse Cohn, and private equity firm Silver Lake’s co-chief executive officer … Read More

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg says company considered banning political ads

10 October, 2019 11:15 pm 11:15 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a speech on Thursday that the social media company had considered banning all political advertising but decided against it, erring on the side of greater expression. Facebook Inc has been under fire over its advertising policies, particularly from Democratic presidential candidate and US Senator Elizabeth … Read More

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Hong Kong leader says would quit if she had a choice

09 September, 2019 10:59 am 10:59 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has caused unforgivable havoc by igniting the political crisis engulfing the city and would quit if she had a choice, according to an audio recording of remarks she made last week to a group of business people. At the closed-door meeting, Lam told … Read More


HSBC chief executive John Flint steps down

08 August, 2019 5:25 am 5:25 am

WEB DESK – John Flint, the chief executive of HSBC, has stepped down after the bank said it needed a change in leadership to address a “challenging global environment”. Flint is giving up the role he has held for a year and a half “by mutual agreement with the board”. He will immediately cease his … Read More

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Sawhney takes over as chief executive of ICC

04 April, 2019 6:32 pm 6:32 pm

DUBAI (92 News) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced that Manu Sawhney will assume the position of Chief Executive with immediate effect. Sawhney has been working alongside the outgoing Chief Executive David Richardson for the last six weeks to ensure a smooth transition for the organization. Richardson will remain with the ICC … Read More

Tesla CEO Musk drops pursuit of $72 billion take-private deal

08 August, 2018 8:47 am 8:47 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said he would heed shareholder concerns and no longer pursue a $72 billion deal to take the luxury electric car maker private, abandoning an idea that stunned investors and drew regulatory scrutiny. The decision to leave Tesla as a publicly listed company raises new questions about … Read More