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Carrefour sees more retail sector consolidation, including in France

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PARIS (Reuters) – The boss of Carrefour said on Friday the retail sector was bound to consolidate in the coming years, notably in France, as competition intensifies, and that his mission was to make sure the French retailer came out a winner. FILE PHOTO: Alexandre Bompard, Chief Executive Officer of French retailer Carrefour, poses before Read More

U.S. healthcare stocks shielded from political pressures prove profitable

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. healthcare investors have found success this year buying stocks of companies whose products improve eyesight, treat pets and fix crooked teeth, all viewed as unlikely to fall victim to political and regulatory issues pressuring a wide swath of the sector. FILE PHOTO: The inside of a Walgreens-operated pharmacy is seen Read More

Trump’s shot at Russian pipeline shows fight for market share

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By Vanessa Dezem, Mathew Carr and Anna Shiryaevskaya on 6/13/2019 FRANKFURT and LONDON (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump’s threat to sanction Russia’s controversial new natural gas pipeline into Europe is an indication that competition to supply the fuel is heating up. Blocking the Nord Stream 2 link under the Baltic Sea would be a blow Read More

Tunisia boosts renewables with ‘game-changing’ solar tender

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LISBON (Reuters) – Tunisia is set to select the winners of its “game-changing” 500 megawatt (MW) solar energy concessions tender by September as it seeks to attract more foreign investment in renewable energy, industry and energy minister Slim Feriani said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Slim Feriani Minister of Industry and energy speaks during an interview Read More

Crossing the line of absurdity: Trump’s G20 tariff threat to China sinks US diplomacy to new low

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US President Donald Trump’s threat of more tariffs if Chinese President Xi Jinping doesn’t show up to the G20 summit is a “new low” for US diplomacy, crossing the line and threatening to unravel global trade, analysts tell RT. China will agree to a trade deal with the US “because they have to,” Trump said Read More

Crossing the line of absurdity: Trump’s G20 tariff treat to China sinks US diplomacy to new low

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US President Donald Trump’s threat to of more tariffs if Chinese President Xi Jinping doesn’t show up to the G20 summit is a ‘new low’ for US diplomacy, crossing the line and threatening to unravel global trade, analysts tell RT. China will agree to a trade deal with the US “because they have to,” Trump Read More

YOUR MONEY – Do the math before you pick the expensive school zone

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – For John Bohnsack, it was a classic parental dilemma: Get a small, expensive house in a high-quality school district, or pay less and get more house in a worse neighborhood. The financial planner, 34, and his wife opted for the better school district in College Station, Texas, a university town that Read More

China’s pipeline reform to supercharge gas demand

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By Dan Murtaugh on 6/5/2019 SINGAPORE (Bloomberg) — China’s looming pipeline reform is poised to spur competition in its natural gas industry, lowering prices and supercharging demand from the world’s top importer in years to come, according to Credit Suisse Group. The government is creating a national pipeline operator from the assets of its three Read More

Colombia looks to boost reserves as upstream oil auction attracts bids from 7 companies

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— Colombia’s National Hydrocarbon Agency (ANH) received 19 offers June 4 from seven companies qualified to participate in the country’s auction of 18 onshore and two offshore blocks, with several onshore blocks receiving multiple offers. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now “The investors showed an appetite for Read More