Nikkei sinks to one-month low on new virus variant, China tech crackdown information

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

TOKYO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei slumped on Friday to its lowest level in a month as a new coronavirus variant found in South Africa raised an alarm, while the news that Beijing has asked Chinese hailing giant Didi (DIDI.N) to delist from New York also soured the mood. The Nikkei average (.N225) dropped … Read more

European shares rise on positive aspects in utilities, tech; Remy Cointreau hits new excessive

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

Remy Cointreau breaks above 200 euros Healthcare, utilities also gain ground Trading volumes thinned by U.S. holiday Nov 25 (Reuters) – European shares rose on Thursday as French spirits maker Remy Cointreau surged after strong earnings outlook, while investors bought into defensive sectors amid worries about soaring coronavirus cases across the continent. The Europe-wide STOXX … Read more

Japanese shares rebound from sharp losses, tech shares lead beneficial properties

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

TOKYO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Japanese shares rose on Thursday, with technology shares leading gains, as investors scouted for bargains after sharp declines in the previous session. The Nikkei share average (.N225) rose 0.7% to 29,514.38 by 0155 GMT, while the broader Topix (.TOPX) was up 0.37% to 2,026.53. “The declines in the previous session, … Read more

Toronto index reverses losses to shut greater, led by tech and hashish

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

TSX closes up 94.66 points, or 0.4%, at 21,548.43 Tech sector rises 1.8%, healthcare climbs 1.7% Energy stocks buck lower oil prices to end 1.8% higher Miners lower on marginal decline in gold Nov 24 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index reversed early losses to close higher on Wednesday following choppy trading, as growth sectors … Read more

Moscow says 13 international tech companies should be represented on Russian soil by 2022

Moscow says 13 foreign tech firms must be represented on Russian soil by 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with head of the Federal Taxation Service (FTS) Daniil Egorov in Moscow, Russia November 22, 2021. Sputnik/Mikhail Metzel/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register MOSCOW, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Russia has demanded that 13 foreign technology companies be officially represented on Russian soil … Read more

India’s Reliance drops after slamming brakes on $15-bln Aramco deal

India's Reliance drops after slamming brakes on $15-bln Aramco deal

A man walks past a Reliance Industries Limited sign board installed on a road divider in the western Indian city of Gandhinagar January 17, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register BENGALURU, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Shares of Reliance Industries (RELI.NS) fell 4.2% on Monday as India’s largest firm … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 18 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1730 GMT on Thursday: ** Unilever Plc (ULVR.L) has agreed to sell its global tea business to CVC Capital Partners for 4.5 billion euros ($5.1 billion), concluding a process of reviewing and spinning off the division that took more than two … Read more

Canada’s Rock Tech Lithium to construct $544 million plant in Brandenburg

Canada's Rock Tech Lithium to build $544 million plant in Brandenburg

Brandenburg’s Economy Minister Joerg Steinbach attends a Reuters interview after the German state was chosen by electric carmaker Tesla as the location for building its European Tesla plant, in Berlin, Germany, January 6, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke BERLIN, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Canada’s Rock Tech Lithium (RCK.V) plans to build a converter plant in Brandenburg, the … Read more

Automakers funding new tech aimed toward making greener lithium for EVs

Automakers funding new tech aimed at making greener lithium for EVs

CALIPATRIA, Calif., Oct 7 (Reuters) – Automakers, investors and even oilfield giant Schlumberger NV (SLB.N) are beginning to embrace environmentally friendly technologies to produce lithium that could help meet 25% or more of global demand for the electric vehicle battery metal by the end of the decade. Stellantis , Bill Gates’ Breakthrough Energy Ventures and … Read more

Poland seeks to bolster border with new tech amid migrant inflow

Poland seeks to bolster border with new tech amid migrant influx

A view of a vehicle next to a fence built by Polish soldiers on the border between Poland and Belarus near the village of Nomiki, Poland August 26, 2021. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo WARSAW, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Poland plans to strengthen its border with a system of motion sensors and cameras, modelling it on the … Read more