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Adani’s $16.5bn Aussie mine rattled by tax deal delay


Bloomberg India’s Adani Group could walk away from its $16.5 billion Carmichael coal project in Australia unless a royalties deal can be reached with the state government, according to federal Resources Minister Matthew Canavan. The Queensland government’s failure to agree the terms of the royalty regime for the mine may ...

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Fiat Chrysler in US regulatory crosshairs

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Bloomberg Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV keeps running into trouble with the same government that arranged its shotgun marriage. With a US Justice Department lawsuit filed alleging violations of clean-air rules, the Italian-American carmaker now will have to defend itself against accusations it’s run afoul of environmental, safety and securities laws ...

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GOP bill’s fate teeters on new financial analysis

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Bloomberg House Republicans are waiting anxiously for a new financial estimate on Wednesday on their Obamacare repeal proposal that could force them into an embarrassing do-over on the bill they barely passed early this month. Speaker Paul Ryan says he is uncertain about the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office analysis of ...

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Japan labour squeeze spurs investment calls

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Bloomberg Japan’s wages may still be falling by some measures, but some analysts are so convinced that the country’s labor shortages are going to impose a cost shake-out for companies and markets that they’ve started making investment recommendations. “The labor shortage is becoming more acute,” with unemployment at just 2.8 ...

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