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

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

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

Australia’s Lake Assets groups up with clear tech agency Lilac to develop Argentina lithium mission

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

MELBOURNE, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Australian lithium company Lake Resources NL (LKE.AX) and California-based Lilac Solutions said on Wednesday they are teaming up to jointly develop the Kachi Lithium Brine project in Argentina, sending Lake’s shares rocketing more than 20% higher. Lilac will provide clean technology expertise to develop the lithium brine project in Argentina, … Read more

Indian shares fall after current report highs; tech, realty shares weigh

Indian shares fall after recent record highs; tech, realty stocks weigh

A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai, India, March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas BENGALURU, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Indian shares slipped on Tuesday after hitting record highs for three straight sessions, with investors locking in gains in recent winners, including technology and real estate stocks. The … Read more

Russia might deal with U.S tech corporations’ internet hosting of Navalny app as meddling – regulator

Russia may treat U.S tech companies' hosting of Navalny app as meddling - regulator

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny takes part in a rally to mark the 5th anniversary of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov’s murder and to protest against proposed amendments to the country’s constitution, in Moscow, Russia February 29, 2020. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov MOSCOW, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Russia may treat Apple or Google’s refusal to remove Kremlin critic … Read more

Fledgling Peru govt seeks “new deal” with miners – minister

Fledgling Peru govt seeks "new deal" with miners - minister

Demonstrators block a road access to a copper mine during a protest in Fuerabamba, Apurimac, Peru March 29, 2019. REUTERS/Mitra Taj BUENOS AIRES, July 31 (Reuters) – Peru will seek “a new deal” with its all-important mining sector by providing incentives for projects with “social profitability” in the world’s No. 2 copper producer, new Energy … Read more