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Tesla lagging behind competitors in European EV markets

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CEO Elon Musk and the Tesla team have succeeded in making their company the most widely used electric vehicle brand name, but this has not yet led to global EV (electric vehicle) sales dominance. Competitor BMW just issued a report conducted by global consulting firm IHS Markit and based on new vehicle registrations from Feb. 2018 to Feb. Read More

NW Natural Water Signs Agreements to Purchase Water Companies in Idaho and Washington

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PORTLAND, Ore., March 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NW Natural Water Company, LLC (NW Natural Water), a subsidiary of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE:NWN) (NW Natural Holdings), has signed agreements through its subsidiaries to acquire six water utility systems and one water and wastewater management company, together serving nearly 1,200 water distribution connections and managing Read More

U.S. adds criminal charges against ex-Autonomy CEO Lynch

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(Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors on Friday added three new criminal charges to their indictment against British entrepreneur Mike Lynch related to the $11.1 billion sale of his software company Autonomy to Hewlett-Packard in 2011. FILE PHOTO: Mike Lynch, founder of Autonomy, poses for photographers at an awards ceremony in central London March 13, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Read More

Autonomy founder Lynch set for $5 billion Hewlett-Packard court showdown

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LONDON (Reuters) – Mike Lynch, once hailed as Britain’s answer to Bill Gates, faces Hewlett-Packard (HP) in London’s High Court on Monday in a multi-billion dollar showdown over the U.S. tech giant’s purchase in 2011 of the Autonomy software business he founded. FILE PHOTO: The logo for The Hewlett-Packard Company is displayed on a screen Read More

Watches of Switzerland has further U.S. acquisitions in its sights

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BASEL, Switzerland (Reuters) – Watches of Switzerland expects to make further acquisitions in the United States, which it first entered in 2017 with the purchase of jeweler Mayors, its chief executive told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Rolex Datejust watches are displayed at the Baselworld Watch and Jewellery Show in Basel, Switzerland March 22, 2017. Picture taken Read More

Take Five: Take it easy, central banks – World markets themes for the week ahead

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(Reuters) – Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington, U.S., March 19, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis 1/ TAKE IT EASY With the U.S. Federal Reserve well Read More

No profiting from hate: Online bookstores pull manifesto by mass shooter Breivik after outcry

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At least two online bookstores stopped selling the manifesto compiled by Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik, who reportedly inspired the mosque massacres in Christchurch, New Zealand last week. Breivik, an extremist white supremacist, is currently serving a maximum 21-year sentence for slaughtering 77 people and injuring over 300 in an act of political violence. He Read More

UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United Parcel Service Inc wants to get beyond U.S. doorsteps with a new push into healthcare. Chris Cassidy, who leads United Parcel Service’s (UPS) global healthcare logistics strategy, is seen at the package delivery firm’s Worldport sorting facility in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., February 5, 2019. Picture taken February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Lisa Baertlein Read More

Standard Lithium Announces Closing of $11.4 Million Bought Deal Including Partial Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Standard Lithium Ltd. (“Standard Lithium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SLL) (OTCQX: STLHF) (FRA: S5L) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced bought deal offering (the “Offering”), including the partial exercise of the over-allotment option. A total of 11,390,500 units (the “Units”) of Read More

Thunder Energies Corporation (TNRG) Announces the Upgrade of a Letter of Intent to Test the Detection of Precious Metals in Mining Operations

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TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Thunder Energies Corporation (TNRG) today announced an updated agreement with Picchu Rio S.A. Gold Mining Company (http://www.hoovers.com/company-information/cs/company-profile.picchu_rio_gold_mining_company_sociedad_anonima.d606f5f7d06cfd4f.html) to amend the Letter of Intent (https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/02/14/1725362/0/en/Thunder-Energies-Corporation-Announces-Letter-of-Intent-to-Purchase-Its-Precious-Metal-Detectors-in-Central-and-South-America.html) whereas Phoenix Minerals S.A Group of Mining Companies will assist Thunder Energies for tests and then purchase or lease a Directional Neutron Read More