Nokia October warning investigated by local FSA: newspaper report

FILE PHOTO: The logo and ticker for Nokia are displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 21, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo(Reuters) - Finland’s Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) has started an investigation into Nokia’s (NOKIA.HE) sharp profit warning in October which sent its shares…

Shares set fresh records, lifted by U.S. housing data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Key world equity indexes scaled new highs on Friday, boosted by a surge in U.S. housing starts to levels last seen in 2006, while the greenback rose to a one-week high against the euro on expectations of solid economic growth. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York…

After India's Amazon snub, Modi's party slams Bezos-owned Washington Post

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party on Friday slammed editorial policies of billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post, even as his e-commerce firm Amazon (AMZN.O) announced plans to create a million jobs in the country by 2025. Vijay Chauthaiwale, chief of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) foreign affairs department, said there…

Netflix opens Paris office, plans new French-language series

PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. television streaming company Netflix has opened a new Paris office and plans to develop more than 20 original French-language productions in 2020, it said on Friday. French Culture Minister Franck Riester, Reed Hastings, co-founder and CEO of Netflix and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo attend the inauguration of Netflix new offices in…