Cisco Systems announces 1,100 more layoffs

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Cisco Systems Inc. said Wednesday that it is laying off 1,100 more workers, deepening job losses…

Ford to cut 1,400 jobs in North America, Asia

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Ford — facing heavy costs for new technology and slowing U.S. car sales — is cutting 1,400…

US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

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U.S. household debt reached a record high in the first three months of this year…

Qualcomm: Apple is pressuring contractors in patent dispute

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An escalating battle between Apple and Qualcomm over money and patent rights is drawing in…

New Hong Kong-China bond trade link widens foreign access

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Hong Kong and mainland China are launching a long-awaited cross-border bond trading platform…

SF Supervisors to decide affordable housing proposals

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The Board of Supervisors of San Francisco is planning to make major changes to the city’s affordable housing program…

SF Mayor commits nearly $90M toward road repairs

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Monday said he has included nearly $90 million in funding for street repaving work…

China’s Xi says Silk Road plan boosts finance, security ties

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Pledging more than $100 billion in financing, Chinese President Xi Jinping called Sunday for closer cooperation across Asia and Europe…

Amazon lowers free shipping minimum

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Amazon has lowered the minimum for non-prime members to $25 of eligible items…

Forum on China’s economic reach helps leader extend his own

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China will seek to burnish President Xi Jinping’s stature as a world-class statesman…