UPDATE 2-Rio picks China-backed Yancoal over Glencore for coal sale
* Rio CEO says Yancoal bid offers "compelling value" (Adds share price, shareholder votes, analyst, context)
June 12 General Electric Co on Monday named John Flannery chief executive of the company.
Jeff Immelt would remain chairman of the board through Dec. 31, GE said in a statement.
Flannery is currently president and CEO of GE Healthcare. (Reporting by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)
WASHINGTON, June 26 The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to take up a case that promises broad implications for when corporate insiders who blow the whistle on alleged misconduct can be shielded from retaliation by their employers.
TORONTO, June 26 Canada's main stock index opened higher on Monday, helped in part by advances in financial and energy stocks, but gains were offset by a firm retreat in the materials group as gold prices fell.