Italy – Components to observe on Nov. 25

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

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy. New items are marked with (*). For a complete list of diary events in Italy please click on . Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register POLITICS Italy reported 85 coronavirus-related … 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

Inexperienced traders say transportation pledges hinge on tech advances

Green investors say transportation pledges hinge on tech advances

General Motors assembly workers work on Chevrolet 2019 heavy-duty pickup trucks at the General Motors Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Michigan, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook/File Photo Nov 11 (Reuters) – Environmentally minded investors praised carbon-cutting pledges by major transportation companies and governments announced at the U.N. climate summit on Wednesday but said the … Read more

Equities experience tech to 3rd week of good points, greenback dips

Australia's Lake Resources teams up with clean tech firm Lilac to develop Argentina lithium project

Europe tech follows Asia higher; FAANG stocks in focus Evergrande averts default with surprise interest payment Crude bounces, dollar dips, gold higher Wall Street set for flat open LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Global shares got a tech boost to help tee up a third straight week of gains on Friday, despite growing inflation concerns, … Read more

Cyber threats high agenda at White Home assembly with Large Tech, finance executives

Cyber threats top agenda at White House meeting with Big Tech, finance executives

WASHINGTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – The White House asked Big Tech, the finance industry and some infrastructure companies to do more to tackle the growing cybersecurity threat to the U.S. economy in a meeting with President Joe Biden and members of his Cabinet on Wednesday. “The federal government can’t meet this challenge alone,” Biden told … Read more

EXCLUSIVE From Shell to Unilever, plastics polluters again recycling-tech flops

EXCLUSIVE From Shell to Unilever, plastics polluters back recycling-tech flops

July 29 (Reuters) – Some of the world’s biggest multinationals are hailing so-called advanced recycling as the solution to a waste crisis that has lawmakers looking to crack down on plastics use. The impetus is coming from two sets of players: big oil and chemical companies that make the petrochemicals used to manufacture plastic, and … Read more

Nasdaq hits report excessive as Large Tech roars again

Nasdaq hits record high as Big Tech roars back

The front facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen in New York, U.S., February 12, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Powell addresses Congress Coinbase extends declines as bitcoin falls Sanderson Farms climbs on sale plans Indexes: Dow +0.09%, S&P 500 +0.36%, Nasdaq +0.47% June 22 (Reuters) – The Nasdaq hit an intra-day record high … Read more

Fashionable farming: Coronavirus outbreak spurs high-tech greenhouse growth in China

Modern farming: Coronavirus outbreak spurs high-tech greenhouse boom in China

At Chongming Island just outside Shanghai, China’s most populous city, workers collect and pack tomatoes and cucumbers at a glass greenhouse operated by Dutch company FoodVentures, which harvested their first batch of produce at the site in May. The facility is one of dozens sprouting up on the outskirts of China’s megacities that utilise high-end … Read more