Paul Prudhomme: Cajun spices and a love of local ingredients NEW ORLEANS— At K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen during the early 1980 s, chef and owner Paul Prudhomme would drive to his hometown near Opelousas in his pickup truck and come back loaded down with supplies reflecting his native Cajun cuisine. He had no formal training, but sparked a nationwide interest in Cajun food by serving dishes— gumbo, etouffee and jambalaya—...
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UPDATE 3-Samsung Elec tips better-than-expected Q3 profit, shares surge SEOUL, Oct 7- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd forecast a sharp jump in quarterly profit, trumping expectations and sending its shares surging as favorable currency rates and robust component sales appeared have to offset weakness in smartphones. Samsung Electronics estimated July-September operating profit would leap 80 percent from a year earlier to 7.3...
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UPDATE 2-Samsung Elec sees Q3 profit boost despite smartphone woes SEOUL, Oct 7- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday said it would post its first quarterly profit gain in two years, beating expectations as strong sales of chips and displays probably offset weakness in its smartphone division. "There were worries that overall earnings will continue falling as mobile profits declined, but now the numbers make the case that...
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EU to close tax loopholes for multinationals Today EU finance ministers agreed to exchange info on cross-border tax rulings to better detect abusive tax practices of multinationals.
| By: By Nasos Koukakis, special to CNBC.com
UPDATE 1-Airbus says A320neo test engine damaged, keeps delivery target Sept 30- Airbus Group SE said on Wednesday it found "minor damage" on an engine powering its new A320neo single-aisle jet after a flight test, but the plane-maker still expects to start deliveries of the widely sold aircraft by the end of the year. Airbus plans to swap the Pratt& Whitney engine with a spare to continue the test in a "matter of days," spokesman Clay...
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