Technology

China July NEV sales down 4.7% year-on-year: industry association

China July NEV sales down 4.7% year-on-year: industry association

Published 12/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China fell 4.7% in July from a year earlier, the first drop in more two [more…]

China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers

China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers

Published 10/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will push to attract more high-tech manufacturers to set up in the world’s No.2 economy, the nation’s commerce ministry said late [more…]

China’s Huawei to invest $800 million in new Brazil factory

China’s Huawei to invest $800 million in new Brazil factory

Published 09/08/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil’s Sao Paulo state over the next three years, [more…]

Chipmaker TowerJazz second-quarter profit tops forecast, to expand…

Chipmaker TowerJazz second-quarter profit tops forecast, to expand…

Published 29/07/2019

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israeli chip manufacturer TowerJazz reported a less than expected drop in second quarter profit and said it would invest $100 million [more…]

African cattle investing – the new cash cow?

African cattle investing – the new cash cow?

Published 29/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG/VRYHEID, South Africa (Reuters) - Cattle have long been considered a measure of wealth across Africa - but it is not just farmers cashing in. [more…]

Deal-hungry Takeaway.com delivers $10 billion Just Eat takeover

Deal-hungry Takeaway.com delivers $10 billion Just Eat takeover

Published 29/07/2019

LONDON/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Amsterdam-based online food delivery firm Takeaway.com (TKWY.AS) has agreed to buy Just Eat (JE.L) in an all-share deal valuing the combined group, [more…]

Trump says U.S. could tax French wine in retaliation for digital tax

Trump says U.S. could tax French wine in retaliation for digital tax

Published 27/07/2019

WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to tax French wines on Friday in retaliation for France’s recent proposal to levy a tax aimed [more…]

France urges Trump: ‘Don’t mix digital taxes and wine tariffs’

France urges Trump: ‘Don’t mix digital taxes and wine tariffs’

Published 27/07/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday that France would proceed with taxing revenues of big technology firms and urged the [more…]

France’s Macron discussed need for broad digital tax deal with…

France’s Macron discussed need for broad digital tax deal with…

Published 27/07/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - France’s Emmanuel Macron discussed the need for an international agreement on taxing digital service companies with U.S. President Donald Trump in a [more…]

Norway’s Telenor warns on second quarter profit after error at…

Norway’s Telenor warns on second quarter profit after error at…

Published 15/07/2019

OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian telecoms group Telenor (TEL.OL) said its second-quarter earnings would take a hit from “errors” discovered at Grameenphone GRAE.DH, its Bangladeshi telecoms [more…]