World Telecom Meet to Focus on Regulation

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When telecom and tech leaders convene in Barcelona for Mobile World Congress this coming week, one topic will rise above the rest: regulation.

Suzuki's Indonesian Unit to Export Motorcycles

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Suzuki Motor’s Indonesian operation will begin exporting a new motorcycle model, a further sign Japanese auto giants are looking to Indonesia toa\ build sales in the region and beyond.

Wages Rise at Restaurants as Labor Market Tightens

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Wage growth is breaking out in an unexpected corner of the U.S. economy: the nation’s restaurants and bars. Food-service employment has surged since the recession ended six years ago.

Airbus Boosts Output of Popular Plane

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Airbus is doubling down on its bet that lower oil prices and global economic uncertainties won’t dent demand for new jetliners, saying it is boosting the output of its most popular plane, the A320.

Under Armour Foresees Electronic Clothing

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Athletic-gear maker Under Armour has been investing in fitness apps, while looking ahead to a time when clothes themselves become a means to track movement and biorhythms.

Living Wi-Fi Only for 30 Days

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Reporter’s Notebook: Living a Wi-Fi only life required a few changes in habit for WSJ reporter Ryan Knutson, who spent a month disconnected from his wireless carrier to live entirely on free Wi-Fi.

Sprint, Best Buy to Offer Wireless Phone Plan

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Sprint will offer a wireless phone plan only available at Best Buy that the companies say provides a ‘more simplified way’ to buy phone service.

Guinness to Rejoin New York's St. Patrick's Day Parade

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Guinness has decided to resume sponsorship of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue after dropping out last year, sparking criticism from gay activists who want a broad boycott because of what they call the organizers’ discriminatory policies.

LetterOne, RWE to Close Dea Buy Monday

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Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman’s investment fund is expected to close a $5.6 billion deal on Monday to acquire Dea, the oil and natural-gas arm of German utility RWE AG.

U.S. Presses China on Technology Rules

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U.S. officials and business groups are objecting to a draft Chinese antiterrorism law that they say will serve as a new way for Beijing to acquire proprietary information or nudge foreign technology companies out of the vast market.

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