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Twitter news chief steps down in latest executive departure

(Reuters) – Vivian Schiller said she was stepping down as Twitter Inc's news head after nearly a year at the microblogging website, the latest executive exit from the company this year. The former NBC executive, who was responsible for acting … Continue reading

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Samsung Electronics executive says expect quick mobile business turnaround

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's mobile business will recover quickly due to its strong fundamentals and technological prowess, a senior company executive said on Wednesday. Samsung Electronics President D.J. Lee, speaking at a press conference, also said the … Continue reading

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Tinder, former marketing executive settle sexual harassment case

By Edwin Chan SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A former executive who accused popular dating-app company Tinder of sexual harassment and discrimination has settled her lawsuit with the startup, ending a dispute that cast a spotlight over the treatment of women … Continue reading

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DreamWorks Studios names Turner executive CEO

(Reuters) – DreamWorks Studios, the movie production company co-founded by Steven Spielberg, named Michael Wright as chief executive. Reuters: Entertainment News

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China cracks down on executive MBAs

Officials and state sector executives told to drop out of business schools amid fears they have become forums for forging connections Asia homepage

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StanChart executive hits out at regulators

Asia head of emerging markets-focused bank says his industry is being treated ‘like a criminal’ for lapses in policing anti-money laundering Asia homepage

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BlackBerry names ex-Sybase executive as chief operating officer

TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry Limited named Marty Beard as its chief operating officer on Monday, filling a position that had been vacant since November following a management reshuffle. Beard was most recently chief executive officer of LiveOps Inc, a provider … Continue reading

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Google’s executive shuffle highlights its growing ambitions

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc's reshuffle of its senior ranks underscores the Internet company’s evolving business ambitions, analysts say. Three years after co-founder Larry Page took the reins back as chief executive officer, his team of … Continue reading

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Female Yahoo executive sued for sexual harassment

A high-level female Yahoo Inc executive has been sued in California by a woman who worked under her and is accusing her former boss of sexual harassment and wrongful termination. Maria Zhang, a senior director of engineering at Yahoo Mobile, … Continue reading

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Zynga names Google executive to board of directors

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Zynga Inc has appointed Regina Dugan, a vice president of engineering at Google, to its board, the online gaming company said on Wednesday. Dugan, 51, also leads the advanced technology and projects group … Continue reading

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