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China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Didi Chuxing signed an agreement with German automotive supplier Continental AG on Tuesday to cooperate in developing internet-connected, electric cars tailor-made [more…]

China’s Xi pledges $20 billion in loans to revive Middle East

China’s Xi pledges $20 billion in loans to revive Middle East

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday pledged a package of $20 billion in loans, and about $106 million in financial aid, to [more…]

Uber, Alphabet invest in bike sharing service Lime

Uber, Alphabet invest in bike sharing service Lime

Published 09/07/2018

(Reuters) - Bike sharing service Lime said on Monday it raised $335 million from a group of investors including ride-sharing firm Uber Technologies Inc and [more…]

In crisis talks, Britain’s May feels more Brexit pressure from EU

In crisis talks, Britain’s May feels more Brexit pressure from EU

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union told Britain on Friday there were still too many unanswered questions over Brexit, increasing the pressure on Prime Minister [more…]

China backs European integration, Li says before summit with…

China backs European integration, Li says before summit with…

Published 06/07/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - China backs EU integration and wants to use a weekend summit with central and eastern Europe to boost cooperation with the region, [more…]

Thais fear ‘no chance’ of more survivors from tourist boat, nearly…

Thais fear ‘no chance’ of more survivors from tourist boat, nearly…

Published 06/07/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai rescuers deployed helicopters on Friday in a search for 29 people missing after the sinking of a boat carrying Chinese tourists, [more…]

Bavaria premier: we don’t want to risk German government stability

Bavaria premier: we don’t want to risk German government stability

Published 02/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavaria does not want to risk the stability of the German government, state premier Markus Soeder said, adding he hoped for a [more…]

France’s Bollore Group strikes partnership deal with Alibaba

France’s Bollore Group strikes partnership deal with Alibaba

Published 02/07/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Bollore Group, the French conglomerate run by billionaire businessman Vincent Bollore, said it had signed a global partnership with E-commerce company Alibaba. [more…]

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Man charged after running in underwear on Atlanta airport runway

Published 27/06/2018

(Reuters) - A teenager has been criminally charged after running half-naked across an Atlanta airport runway and jumping onto the wing of a Delta Air [more…]

European firm Arianespace to miss 2018 satellite launch target

European firm Arianespace to miss 2018 satellite launch target

Published 27/06/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Arianespace expects its satellite launches in 2018 to fall short of a record target, hobbled partly by a data glitch that sent [more…]