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Netflix’s Movie Blitz Takes Aim at Hollywood’s Heart
“Roma” is just the start of the company’s film plans. Traditional studios and multiplex chains are wondering if the strategy will cause people to skip theaters.... read more

Nashville’s Star Rises as Midsize Cities Break Into Winners and Losers
Nashville and others are thriving thanks to a mix of luck, astute political choices and well-timed investments, while cities like Birmingham, Ala., fall behind.... read more

Tech Workers Got Paid in Company Stock. They Used It to Agitate for Change.
Workers at tech companies like Amazon are starting to use the stock grants that they were paid to turn the tables on their employers.... read more

Asian Market News
Hong Kong stocks stuck between a 'rock and a hard place' for 2019
Stocks in Hong Kong have had a rough year and the outlook for 2019 remains largely bearish, analysts and investors say.... read more

Asian stocks poised for cautious trade on the back of weak sentiment
The Bank of International Settlements said on Sunday that recent market tensions are a sign of more turmoil to come, warning that a normalization of monetary policy is likely to trigger a flurry of sh... read more

Renault said to demand Nissan shareholder meeting amid crisis over Carlos Ghosn's arrest
Renault's top executive has written a letter to Nissan urging a shareholder meeting, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing the arrest of Carlos Ghosn in Tokyo last month as a "... read more