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

LIVE MARKETS Tech, meals, luxurious and massive pharma to the rescue

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

European shares up 0.5% Tech leads sectoral gainers Wall Street shut for Thanksgiving Nov 25 – Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at [email protected] TECH, FOOD, LUXURY AND BIG PHARMA TO THE RESCUE (0850 GMT) A bounce in tech … Read more

EU’s Vestager cheers as lawmakers vote for more durable tech legal guidelines

EU's Vestager cheers as lawmakers vote for tougher tech laws

EU Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference on European Commission’s competition policy, in Brussels, Belgium November 18, 2021, REUTERS/Yves Herman Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register STRASBOURG, Nov 23 (Reuters) – A key committee of EU lawmakers on Tuesday agreed to tougher laws targeting Amazon (AMZN.O), Apple (AAPL.O), Alphabet … 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 Register MOSCOW, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Russia has demanded that 13 foreign technology companies be officially represented on Russian soil … Read more

World licence deal to offer COVID antibody check tech free to poorer international locations – WHO

Global licence deal to provide COVID antibody test tech free to poorer countries - WHO

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a ceremony to launch a multiyear partnership with Qatar on making FIFA Football World Cup 2022 and mega sporting events healthy and safe at the WHO headquarters, in Geneva, Switzerland, October 18, 2021. Fabrice Coffrini/ Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register … Read more

EU lawmakers agree on guidelines to focus on massive tech- FT

EU tech rules should curb cloud computing providers, study says

Nov 17 (Reuters) – European Union lawmakers have reached a deal on how to target big tech companies, as part of a move to limit anti-competitive practices in the digital economy, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. The European Parliament’s main political parties agreed to a deal that would apply to companies with a market … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Europe should work collectively to remain at forefront of high-tech – Merkel

EXCLUSIVE Europe must work together to stay at forefront of high-tech - Merkel

German acting Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a joint news conference with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (not pictured) at the Maximos Mansion, in Athens, Greece, October 29, 2021. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Merkel: EU states cannot afford next-gen technology individually German companies “have been slow to capitalise on research” Merkel not tech-savvy at home, may get round … 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

EXCLUSIVE U.S. warns towards IP, commerce secret dangers in draft EU tech guidelines – paper

EXCLUSIVE Big Tech targeted by U.S. and EU in draft memo ahead of tech and trade meeting

BRUSSELS, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Draft landmark EU rules requiring U.S. tech giants to share information with rivals could put at risk companies’ intellectual property and trade secrets, the United States government warned in a document seen by Reuters. The paper said requiring gatekeepers – companies that control data and access to their platforms – … Read more

Beefed up EU tech guidelines may very well be international customary, says Fb whistleblower

Beefed up EU tech rules could be global standard, says Facebook whistleblower

BRUSSELS, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Europe’s draft rules requiring tech firms to do more to tackle illegal online content could become a global gold standard for a safer online world if they are beefed up, Facebook (FB.O) whistleblower Frances Haugen told EU lawmakers on Monday. Haugen, a former Facebook employee who worked as a product … Read more