Hot Off The Wires - 6 November 2019

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Hot Off The Wires - 6 November 2019

News

  • Walgreens Boots Alliance is in talks with private equity groups over the possibility of a $70bn take-private deal, which could be the largest buyout in history.

  • The Trump administration could waive off American tariffs on Chinese goods, under moves to ease its acrimonious trade war with Beijing.

  • The struggling jewellery maker Pandora said large-scale protests in Hong Kong had resulted in sales halving in the region; LFL sales fell by 10% during Q3.

  • The £1.5bn contract to build a new fleet of supply ships for the Royal Navy has been abandoned because none of the bidders could meet the budget.


Results

Trivia


In which country is it illegal to own just one guinea pig?


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