Aerospace giant $BA said Taiwan-based EVA Airways finalized an order for up to 24, 787-10 Dreamliners and 2, 777-300ER jetliners. The order, valued at $8Bil plus, marks the largest single commercial airplane purchase in Taiwan aviation.
$MSFT appointed Kevin Scott to a newly created role of CTO. This is an expansion of Scott's new role at LinkedIn as SVP of Infrastructure. As $MSFT's CTO, Scott will drive strategic, cross-company initiatives to maximize $MSFT's impact with members and customers. Scott report directly to CEO Satya Nadella.
$PLD believes rental growth is going to slow down beyond 2017. The
company believes in the 2018 timeframe, there are chances for rental growth in
Europe to exceed rental growth in the US, and this will drive same-store growth
for $PLD beyond its US portfolio. $PLD believes Europe can turn into a positive
boost on performance from 2018.