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Airbus close to winning $5.5 billion order from Jet Airways

The potential order comes as Jet Airways, once India’s top private airline, is preparing to return to the skies.

Instagram and Facebook remove posts offering abortion pills

Social media posts ostensibly aimed to help women living in states where preexisting laws banning abortion suddenly snapped into effect on Friday.

Russia appears closer to defaulting on its international debt as grace period ends

Russia seemed closer to an international debt default as a grace period to make a payment expired, exhibiting how isolated Russia has become from global financial markets.

CEO of Mimecast plans expansion under private ownership

Bold Types is our weekly roundup of movers and shakers in Boston's business scene.

Trump’s social network deal is under grand jury scrutiny

The public listing of former president Donald Trump’s social media company took a fresh blow Monday when the cash-rich shell company merging with Trump’s company disclosed in a regulatory filing that a federal grand jury in New York recently issued subpoenas to the company and its directors.

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Startups need more women in the board room

In 2019, when Corbin Petro helped get Waltham startup Eleanor Health off the ground, she and her two female co-founders found themselves working with a board of directors with four white men. Petro wanted to change that.

That holiday cookout will cost you more this year

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GE CEO Culp takes reins of aviation unit as Slattery loses top post

General Electric Co.’s chairman and chief executive will assume responsibility for its jet engine unit.