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Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

WSJ.com: US Business

Four Paramount Directors to Step Down as Company Discusses Skydance Merger

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

The directors’ expected departures come at a sensitive time for Paramount Global....

Explosion at Enel Hydroelectric Plant Kills at Least Three

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

Rescuers in Italy were searching for four missing workers after an explosion at a hydroelectric power plant owned by Rome-based energy group Enel killed at least three people....

Switzerland Moves to Hike UBS Capital Requirements

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

Switzerland said UBS will have to hold substantially more capital under new rules aimed at preventing a repeat of Credit Suisse’s near-collapse last year....

Macy's Adds Two Directors Backed by Investor to Its Board

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

The new members will help evaluate the investor group’s proposal to acquire the retailer....

Biggest Gains in Employee Engagement in the Management Top 250

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

ON Semiconductor heads the list, followed by S&P Global and KBR...

Roblox Users Battle Tornadoes and Raise Pets. Will They Watch Ads, Too?

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

The online-entertainment company is hiring ad-tech player PubMatic to help juice sales of new video ads displayed on virtual billboards....

Chinese EV Maker XPeng Makes Inroads in Hong Kong, Macau

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

Chinese electric-vehicle maker XPeng is gearing up to sell its cars in Hong Kong and Macau, part of efforts to expand beyond the overcrowded market in mainland China....

Tesco Launches Share Buyback, Expects Higher Profit

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

Tesco launched a $1.27 billion share buyback and said it expects profit to rise in the year ahead, signaling improving consumer demand as inflation tapers off....

Jack Ma Praises Alibaba's Leadership, Restructuring

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

The Alibaba co-founder praised the company’s leadership and the ongoing restructuring in a memo to employees, a rare move for the billionaire since stepping away from the spotlight in recent years....

7-Eleven Owner Weighs IPO of Superstore Business

Wed, Apr 10, 2024

The Japanese owner of 7-Eleven, Seven & i Holdings, is considering listing its superstore business as part of efforts to focus on its convenience-store segment....