Regulation

China to investigate local authorities’ efforts to control African…

China to investigate local authorities’ efforts to control African…

Published 15/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on local veterinary authorities in 10 provinces as it tries to [more…]

SGX seeks price limits on stock auctions after $41 bln flash crash

SGX seeks price limits on stock auctions after $41 bln flash crash

Published 15/07/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Exchange’s (SGXL.SI) regulatory unit is proposing imposing price limits for daily stock auctions to prevent incidents such as the $41 billion [more…]

Oklahoma, J&J to wrap up first trial over opioid crisis

Oklahoma, J&J to wrap up first trial over opioid crisis

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - Oklahoma’s attorney general is expected on Monday to urge a judge to find Johnson & Johnson responsible for flooding the market with painkillers [more…]

U.S. proposes barring big tech companies from offering financial…

U.S. proposes barring big tech companies from offering financial…

Published 14/07/2019

(Reuters) - A proposal to prevent big technology companies from functioning as financial institutions or issuing digital currencies has been circulated for discussion by the [more…]

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Ticket resellers settle New York charges over inflated concert…

Published 11/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two companies in the ticket resale industry agreed to pay $1.55 million to settle a lawsuit by New York Attorney General [more…]

British Airways faces $230 million fine over data theft

British Airways faces $230 million fine over data theft

Published 08/07/2019

(Reuters) - British Airways owner IAG said on Monday the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) intends to impose a penalty of 183.4 million pounds ($229.8 [more…]

In jab at U.S., China vice president says world cannot shut China out

In jab at U.S., China vice president says world cannot shut China out

Published 08/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China and the rest of the world must co-exist, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan said on Monday, in an indirect jab at [more…]

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Guangxi region

Published 07/07/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s southwestern region of Guangxi has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday. The new [more…]

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon’s Deliveroo deal

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon’s Deliveroo deal

Published 05/07/2019

(Reuters) - Britain’s competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon’s (AMZN.O) deal with online food delivery group Deliveroo while it considers launching a full [more…]

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly:…

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly:…

Published 05/07/2019

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia will award two telecoms licenses to multinational mobile companies, a senior official said on Friday, in the first detailed announcement of [more…]