Indonesia lifts social media curbs targeting hoaxes during recent unrest

Indonesia on Saturday lifted temporary restrictions on some social media functions aimed at stopping online hoaxes during recent violence linked to the announcement of official election results, a communications ministry official said. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/sIIwv2GzdWY/indonesia-lifts-social-media-curbs-targeting-hoaxes-during-recent-unrest-idUSS9N1VR01I

UPDATE 1-British health minister Hancock joins race to replace May as prime minister

British health minister Matt Hancock said on Saturday he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Theresa May as prime minister. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/uHqI_NRrN6A/update-1-british-health-minister-hancock-joins-race-to-replace-may-as-prime-minister-idUSL5N23104P

British health minister Hancock will stand to be next PM

British health minister Matt Hancock said on Saturday he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Theresa May as prime minister. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/EiQ-Yqa_JxI/british-health-minister-hancock-will-stand-to-be-next-pm-idUSL5N23103X

REFILE-U.S. court rules in favor of MillerCoors in a sour fight with rival Bud Light

A U.S. court on Friday barred Anheuser Busch InBev NV, the maker of Bud Light beer, from using marketing that suggested rival Molson Coors Brewing Co’s MillerCoors used corn syrup, a sweetener, in the final production of its light beers. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/vFLKgyls5Co/refile-u-s-court-rules-in-favor-of-millercoors-in-a-sour-fight-with-rival-bud-light-idUSL4N231021

China’s largest chipmaker is delisting from the Nasdaq

The U.S-China trade war is increasingly influencing tech. Huawei has suffered a turbulent past week with key suppliers pausing work with the company, and now China’s largest chipmaker is planning to delist from the New York Stock Exchange. Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp (SMIC) announced in a filing published Friday that it plans to delist next...

CORRECTED-Huawei shipments could fall by up to a quarter this year – analysts

China’s Huawei , hit by crippling U.S. sanctions, could see shipments decline by as much as a quarter this year and faces the possibility that its smartphones will disappear from international markets, analysts said. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/zYMYqr7dNu0/corrected-huawei-shipments-could-fall-by-up-to-a-quarter-this-year-analysts-idUSL4N2300X2

UPDATE 4-Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/x–ie-FYvfU/update-4-defying-congress-trump-sets-8-billion-plus-in-weapons-sales-to-saudi-arabia-uae-idUSL2N2300WX

Wall Street Weekahead: Trade protection doesn’t have to exclude growth stocks

The escalating U.S.-China trade war has sent dividend-rich sectors like utilities higher, but investors don’t need to get all defensive just yet, according to strategists who say there are plenty of growth stocks with some insulation from China. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/mrP0chWyJmk/wall-street-weekahead-trade-protection-doesnt-have-to-exclude-growth-stocks-idUSKCN1SU20N

First American says product defect could have caused customer data exposure

U.S. real estate title insurance company First American Financial Corp said on Friday it had learned of a design defect in one of its production applications that had made possible unauthorized access to customer data. JEFFREY LIPTON in BARBADOS – http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/companyNews/~3/mkhV8rMzt6I/first-american-says-product-defect-could-have-caused-customer-data-exposure-idUSL4N231005