PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Feb 5

jueves 5 de febrero de 2015 02:47 GYT
 

Feb 5 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

* Greece's efforts to renegotiate its bailout suffered a serious setback on Wednesday when the European Central Bank shut off a major source of lending for the country's troubled financial institutions. (nyti.ms/18PrX6g)

* China signaled fresh concerns about its slowing economy as the country's central bank moved on Wednesday to stimulate growth by freeing up more money for banks to lend. (nyti.ms/1KfAvRm)

* China's tax officials plan to step up efforts to collect taxes from multinational corporations in the latest of a series of moves in the last year, mostly against Western companies. The activities have included police raids on the headquarters of companies' China operations and heavy fines under antimonopoly law. (nyti.ms/1KtCIqL)

* The South Korean government on Thursday rejected a regulatory compromise suggested by Uber and vowed a "strong crackdown" on its ride-hailing services. (nyti.ms/1vtSG2N)   Continuación...