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Hasbro profit misses as production delays weigh on board game sales

Hasbro profit misses as production delays weigh on board game sales

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - Hasbro Inc (HAS.O) missed analysts’ estimates for quarterly earnings and revenue on Monday, as production shutdowns due to the COVID-19 pandemic crimped the [more…]

Ubisoft shares sink after misconduct review

Ubisoft shares sink after misconduct review

Published 13/07/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Ubisoft (UBIP.PA) shares dropped 9% on Monday after the French video games group said over the weekend that three senior managers were [more…]

South Korea’s ‘Parasite’ wins Oscar for best international feature film

South Korea’s ‘Parasite’ wins Oscar for best international feature film

Published 10/02/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - South Korea’s “Parasite,” a pitch-black comedy about haves and have-nots in modern Seoul, won the Oscar for best international film on [more…]

An auction with a twist: Mona Lisa made of Rubik’s Cubes goes on sale in Paris

An auction with a twist: Mona Lisa made of Rubik’s Cubes goes on sale in Paris

Published 03/02/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - An image of the Mona Lisa made of 330 Rubik’s Cubes is going on sale in Paris, just down the road from [more…]

Nishikori already has sights set on 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Nishikori already has sights set on 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Published 26/08/2019

(Reuters) - There are still four Grand Slam events that will be contested before medals can be won at the Tokyo Olympics but as far [more…]

Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores

Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores

Published 09/08/2019

(Reuters) - Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos [more…]

Bah humbug! Trump’s plan for more China tariffs to hit festive…

Bah humbug! Trump’s plan for more China tariffs to hit festive…

Published 17/06/2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - This year’s holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth [more…]

U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing…

U.S. firms say China tariffs will raise costs, see few sourcing…

Published 17/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A wide range of U.S. companies told a hearing in Washington on Monday that they have few alternatives other than China for [more…]

Tencent, Kakao among shortlisted bidders for South Korean gaming…

Tencent, Kakao among shortlisted bidders for South Korean gaming…

Published 04/03/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - Chinese tech giant Tencent and South Korea’s biggest chat operator Kakao Corp are among five bidders shortlisted to buy South Korean gaming [more…]

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

Published 07/02/2019

SANT CUGAT, Spain (Reuters) - David Aguilar has built himself a robotic prosthetic arm using Lego pieces after being born without a right forearm due [more…]