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Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Published 11/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Apple Inc APPL.O is trying to change the way electronics are recycled with a robot that disassembles its iPhone so that [more…]

Factbox: How China tariffs on U.S. commodities, energy stand after ‘phase one’ trade deal

Factbox: How China tariffs on U.S. commodities, energy stand after ‘phase one’ trade deal

Published 16/12/2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - China and the United States have agreed terms of a “phase one” trade deal under which Washington reduced some tariffs and Beijing [more…]

‘Business rescue’ was only viable option for South African Airways’ survival: Ramaphosa

‘Business rescue’ was only viable option for South African Airways’ survival: Ramaphosa

Published 09/12/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Airways (SAA) had to be placed on “business rescue” because there was no other viable and financially workable option to [more…]

Mexico accepts U.S. steel demand in USMCA trade deal, but with conditions

Mexico accepts U.S. steel demand in USMCA trade deal, but with conditions

Published 09/12/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico would accept a U.S. demand on steel in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement if the rule took effect at least five [more…]

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A wave of social unrest across developing countries this year has caught many investors off-guard and is challenging models designed to gauge [more…]

Saudi Aramco won’t breach maximum weight for firms in Saudi index: Argaam

Saudi Aramco won’t breach maximum weight for firms in Saudi index: Argaam

Published 24/11/2019

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco’s weighting in Saudi Arabia’s main stock index once the oil giant has listed shares is not expected to breach the [more…]

Attack on Canadian miner in Burkina Faso threatens gold’s final frontier

Attack on Canadian miner in Burkina Faso threatens gold’s final frontier

Published 08/11/2019

NAIROBI/JOHANNESBURG/LONDON (Reuters) - As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from [more…]

Merkel wants Germany to have 1 mln electric car charging points by 2030

Merkel wants Germany to have 1 mln electric car charging points by 2030

Published 03/11/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany should have one million charging stations for electric cars by 2030, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a video message on Sunday, [more…]

Third Point confirms EssilorLuxottica stake, still talking with Sony: letter

Third Point confirms EssilorLuxottica stake, still talking with Sony: letter

Published 24/10/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb said on Thursday his hedge fund owns a $700 million stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica SA and is [more…]

Volvo, Geely to merge combustion engine operations

Volvo, Geely to merge combustion engine operations

Published 07/10/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volvo Cars will merge its engine development and manufacturing assets with those of parent Geely, creating a division to supply in-house brands [more…]