German Business More Bullish

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German business confidence improved for the second consecutive month, a key indicator showed Thursday, as the eurozone’s largest economy benefits from lower oil prices and a weaker euro.

U.K. Air-Traffic Agency Faces Financial Hit from Disruption

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The U.K. air traffic services provider responsible for flight disruption across much of the country said it would suffer a financial hit from the disturbance even as the country’s regulator said a fine was unlikely.

Sony Pictures Running the Show

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Sony Pictures’ struggles with hackers over the movie “The Interview” has demonstrated the movie studio’s relative independence from Sony headquarters in Tokyo.

U.S. Companies Consider the Possibilities of Cuban Trade

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The White House’s move to normalize ties with Cuba could give U.S. companies access to a market that’s been largely off-limits for more than a half century but has less commercial allure than it once did.

Dish Network to Integrate Netflix App

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Dish Network Corp. and Netflix Inc. said Wednesday that they reached a deal to integrate Netflix’s app into Dish’s latest set-top boxes, a significant boost to Netflix’s plans to expand its reach into U.S. pay-TV homes.

Sony Pulls Korea Film; U.S. Blames Pyongyang For Hack

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Sony Pictures canceled its planned release of “The Interview” after hackers threatened violence against theaters that played the film, as U.S. officials concluded that North Korea was behind the broad cyberattack on the company.

Chevron Suspends Canada Arctic Drilling Program

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Chevron told Canadian regulators that it has ‘indefinitely’ suspended plans to drill for oil in Arctic waters, citing uncertainty over the outlook for crude prices.

AbbVie Pins Hopes on Hepatitis C Treatment

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AbbVie is hoping for regulatory approval this month of its first significant new drug product in a decade: a multidrug regimen for the liver disease hepatitis C. AbbVie currently relies on just one drug to generate 63% of its revenue: the anti-inflammatory drug Humira.

EU Considers Uber's Request to Block French Taxi Law

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The EU is considering Uber’s latest legal maneuver to block a new French law that could upend how the company operates.

KKR Shale Investment Stumbles

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KKR’s deal for energy company Samson Investment offers a cautionary tale of the U.S. shale boom, with the investment deep in the red.

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