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A Yellen replacement is unlikely to throw Fed off course, says Bullard

As President, Donald Trump officially started his presidential career in January, deafening whispers to circulate around Washington that it is soon the end of another coveted title: the Federal Reserve chair was able to write.

Six months, Janet Yellen, remains at the helm of the US Central Bank and, according to one of its members, the chances of a drastic overhaul are becoming less and less likely.

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BMW adding 1,000 jobs at South Carolina plant

BMW-to reach the largest plant in the world is a little bigger.

The German car manufacturer said on Monday, a further 1,000 jobs and invest $ 600 million in the plant as part of a plan to increase the annual production, how many of 450,000 vehicles.

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How shops are coping with a weaker pound

“I have to recharge, if the pound falls in value,” says the American DeLeon, Jian.

The 31-year-old editorial director at online fashion website Highsnobiety is unsurprisingly passionate about the clothes. He says his favorite luxury brands are now much cheaper in London.

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Privately, health plan worries Senate bill would ’cause most small employers’ premiums to go up’

A large health insurance company is privately concerned that a little-noticed provision in the Senate-could health to bill up the premiums for small business health plans.

The Better care Reconciliation Act, the health insurance industry source warned in a private E-Mail from Vox, would “most small employers, the premiums go up” and “leave consumers at risk.”

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US durable goods orders fall 1.1% in May vs 0.6% drop expected

New orders for the US-American capital goods unexpectedly fell in may, and shipments also declined, reflecting a loss of momentum in the manufacturing sector, halfway through the second quarter.

The Commerce Department said on Monday that non-defense capital goods orders excluding aircraft, just a proxy for business investment plans, observed decreased by 0.2 percent, the biggest decline since December.

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Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost

The French energy utility EDF has estimated that the cost of the completion of the new Hinkley Point nuclear power plant expected to be almost 10% more than.

The company, the project’s main supporters, said that the total cost of the power plant was expected to be £1.5 bn £19.6 bn.

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