Commerce secretary Ross to divest assets after ethics office scolding

Commerce secretary Ross to divest assets after ethics office scoldingRoss released a letter from the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) on Thursday which said he failed to report certain investments that could create a conflict of interest. The OGE said it had not identified any deliberate intention to conceal the investments. It added Ross “created the potential for a serious criminal violation” of conflict of interest law.


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Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.com

Google to invest $550 million in China e-commerce giant JD.comThe two companies described the investment announced on Monday as one piece of a broader partnership that will include the promotion of JD.com products on Google’s shopping service. JD.com’s U.S.-listed shares rose 1.2 percent to $44.10 on the Nasdaq on Monday. JD.com’s investors include Chinese social media powerhouse Tencent Holdings Ltd , the arch-rival of Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , and Walmart Inc .


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