Exclusive – U.S. agency to vote to repeal ‘net neutrality’ rules: FCC chief

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday unveiled plans to repeal a landmark 2015 order that barred internet service providers from blocking or slowing down consumer access to web content, and said the regulator will prevent states and cities from adopting similar protections.

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Ireland promises progress in Apple tax recovery in coming weeks

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland expects to make progress in recovering up to 13 billion euros (£11.5 billion) in disputed taxes from Apple Inc in the coming weeks, its prime minister said on Tuesday, following EU criticism that Dublin was moving too slowly.

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Ireland does not want take Apple to court over tax recovery, PM says

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland wants to begin the recovery of up to 13 billion euros (£11.5 billion) in disputed taxes from Apple Inc and does not want to have to take U.S. tech giant to court over any further delay, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Tuesday.

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe resigns, ending four decades of rule

HARARE (Reuters) – Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, shortly after parliament began an impeachment process to end his nearly four decades of rule.

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Thyssenkrupp workers increase pressure in Tata Steel JV talks

DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) – Labour representatives have piled pressure on Thyssenkrupp in talks over the group’s planned European steel joint venture with India’s Tata Steel , saying they remained concerned over jobs and plants.

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Bank of England rate-setters differ over chance of wage pick-up

LONDON (Reuters) – Bank of England rate-setters spelled out their differences on Tuesday over the central bank’s first interest rate hike in a decade, as they focused on how to determine when low unemployment was about to push up inflation.

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