Telefónica Works to Redraw Its Empire

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Telefónica has been rejiggering parts of its empire by retreating from markets where it lacked scale, and expanding in Latin America.

Indian Tobacco Shares Rebound

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Shares of Indian tobacco companies rebounded Wednesday after news that the country is planning to ban the sales of single cigarettes to discourage smoking in the South Asian nation triggered a tumble.

Alibaba to Invest More in India

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Alibaba Group Holding, China’s largest e-commerce company, is looking to invest more in India as it aims to expand its services beyond its home country.

Supreme Court to Review EPA Rule on Power-Plant Emissions

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The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review the first-ever national environmental standards requiring power plants to reduce emissions of mercury and other toxic air pollutants.

VW Drives for Gains in China's South

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Volkswagen is taking market share from other foreign auto makers in China’s relatively wealthy southern region.

EE Confirms Talks With BT

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EE said it is in exploratory talks with BT Group, in a move that could lead to the combination of the U.K.’s biggest fixed-line operator and largest mobile operator.

Tencent, HBO Sign Online Distribution Deal for China

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Time Warner’s HBO signed a deal with Tencent Holdings to distribute its TV dramas and movies through the Chinese Internet giant’s online video site.

CEOs' Test: Dealing With Activist Investors

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Shareholders have become more assertive in challenging CEOs since the financial crisis. How chief executives respond has become a new measure of their mettle.

Samsung to Sell Unit Stakes

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Samsung Group will sell controlling stakes in chemical and defense units for $1.7 billion as South Korea’s largest conglomerate continues restructuring moves ahead of an expected leadership succession.

Should Crowdfunding Sites Vet Projects?

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Should Kickstarter and Indiegogo take a more active role in checking out projects on their sites before allowing the public to contribute money that may never be returned?

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