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Auto firms scramble to liquidate stocks of BS III vehicles after Supreme Court order - Times of India;

Auto firms scramble to liquidate stocks of BS III vehicles after Supreme Court order - Times of India

Times of IndiaAuto firms scramble to liquidate stocks of BS III vehicles after Supreme Court orderTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: With over 8 lakh vehicles worth up to Rs 20,000 crore hit by the Supreme Court order to ban BS III vehicles from April 1, auto companies are scrambling to liquidate stocks and upgrade besides considering export options to minimise the impact.Indian court backs drive for tough auto emissions standardsFinancial TimesBS-III ban triggers inventory pile-ups for automakersBusiness StandardBS-III Vehicles Ban 'Frustrating', Says Auto Industry BodyNDTVThe Indian Express -Daily News & Analysis -Hindustan Times -Livemintall 191 news articles »

Ghana seeks new dawn for struggling power sector - News24;

Ghana seeks new dawn for struggling power sector - News24

News24Ghana seeks new dawn for struggling power sectorNews24Accra - Ghana's new government is looking to fix a crippling power crisis with a complete overhaul of its deficit-ridden energy sector including a boost for solar energy. Intermittent power supply issues have dogged the west African nation since the ...Rooftop solar: an underutilized resourceThe Rock River TimesTesla to start accepting orders for solar roof tiles in AprilConstruction DiveNew Report Shines Light On Installed Costs and Deployment Barriers for Residential Solar PV with Energy StorageECNmag.comPortland Business Journal -African Review -Ghana Business News -News Ghanaall 9 news articles »

China's Tencent Buys 5% Stake in Tesla - Fox Business;

China's Tencent Buys 5% Stake in Tesla - Fox Business

Fox BusinessChina's Tencent Buys 5% Stake in TeslaFox BusinessA Tesla Model S charges at a Tesla Supercharger station in Cabazon, California, U.S. May 18, 2016. REUTERS/Sam Mircovich/File Photo (Copyright Reuters 2016). Tesla Inc. (TSLA) gained a potential key ally in China after the country's most valuable ...Elon Musk Launches Neuralink to Connect Brains With ComputersWall Street JournalTim Urban (@waitbutwhy) | TwitterTwitterall 87 news articles »

HCG to acquire majority stake in Cancer Care Kenya - India Today;

HCG to acquire majority stake in Cancer Care Kenya - India Today

VCCircleHCG to acquire majority stake in Cancer Care KenyaIndia TodayNew Delhi, Mar 29 (PTI) HealthCare Global Enterprises (HCG) has entered into definitive agreements to acquire a majority stake in Cancer Care Kenya for an undisclosed amount. The UK governments development finance institution CDC and MP Shah ...Oncology chain HCG to buy majority stake in Kenyan firmVCCircleHealthCare Global Enterprises Ltd approves acquisition of Cancer Care Kenya LtdEquity BullsIndia: HCG to buy majority stake in Cancer Care KenyaDEALSTREETASIAall 4 news articles »

Diamonds are forever - Focus Taiwan News Channel;

Diamonds are forever - Focus Taiwan News Channel

Focus Taiwan News ChannelDiamonds are foreverFocus Taiwan News ChannelA model in Hong Kong poses with a 59.6 carat pink diamond on Wednesday. The diamond will be auctioned on April 4, and is expected to fetch a record price of US$60 million. CNA photo March 29, 2017. ※This website's content, including but not limited to ...´Pink Star´ diamond set to fetch record price in Hong KongThe News International59.60-carat pink diamond to be auctioned in Hong KongNews GhanaPink Star Diamond Expected to Sell for Record Price at AuctionInvesting News Network (press release) (registration) (blog)The Bryan Times (subscription)all 6 news articles »

Safaricom slashes Lipa Na M-Pesa tariffs - Telecompaper (subscription);

Safaricom slashes Lipa Na M-Pesa tariffs - Telecompaper (subscription)

Capital FM KenyaSafaricom slashes Lipa Na M-Pesa tariffsTelecompaper (subscription)Kenyan operator, Safaricom has announced a number of initiatives for its M-Pesa service. From 03 April, Safaricom will implement a 50 percent tariff reduction for all Lipa Na M-Pesa Buy Goods merchant fees. Under this new Lipa Na M-Pesa tariff ...Lipa Na M-PESA Buy Goods merchant fee tariff cut by 50pcCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Safaricom cuts Lipa na M-pesa tarrifs by half, announces appThe Standard (press release)Safaricom cuts 50 per cent of fees paid by Lipa na M-Pesa merchantsBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)all 5 news articles »

Good news for Africa's elephants: China is losing its taste for ivory - Washington Post;

Good news for Africa's elephants: China is losing its taste for ivory - Washington Post

Washington PostGood news for Africa's elephants: China is losing its taste for ivoryWashington PostBEIJING — China will close 67 ivory carving factories and retail shops on Friday, roughly one-third of the total, as it moves to implement a pledge to end all domestic ivory sales by the end of the year. The news will likely foster hopes that an end ...Elephants Get a Reprieve as Price of Ivory FallsNew York TimesReport: Chinese demand for African elephant ivory drops sharplyCBS NewsChinese demand for elephant ivory drops, new report saysABC Newsall 13 news articles »

Italy could soon offer women three days of paid menstrual leave each month - Yahoo News;

Italy could soon offer women three days of paid menstrual leave each month - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsItaly could soon offer women three days of paid menstrual leave each monthYahoo NewsItaly could soon become the first Western country to offer women paid menstrual leave — but whether or not this would have a positive or negative impact women in the workplace is unclear. According to The Independent, the lower house of Italy's ...Why Italy's Possible 'Menstrual Leave' Policy Is So ControversialYahoo HealthItaly set to offer 'menstrual leave' for female workersThe Independentall 52 news articles »

WTO dismisses bulk of China complaints over EU poultry tariffs - just-food.com (subscription);

WTO dismisses bulk of China complaints over EU poultry tariffs - just-food.com (subscription)

just-food.com (subscription)WTO dismisses bulk of China complaints over EU poultry tariffsjust-food.com (subscription)The World Trade Organization has rejected most of China's complaints against EU poultry tariff quotas - although Beijing could secure improved access in one area. China asked the WTO to look into its grievances about the EU's poultry tariffs in 2015 ...and more »

Stolen 'Big Maple Leaf' coin may already have been melted down: ex-Mountie - Toronto Star;

Stolen 'Big Maple Leaf' coin may already have been melted down: ex-Mountie - Toronto Star

Toronto StarStolen 'Big Maple Leaf' coin may already have been melted down: ex-MountieToronto StarMassive $1-million coin taken from the Bode Museum in Berlin could have been melted into slabs, said Chris Mathers. “It'd be cooling right now.” The 'Big Maple Leaf' in the Bode Museum in Berlin. The 100-kilogram (220-lb.) gold coin has disappeared ...Spectacular theft of $4M gold coin could end in meltdownUSA TODAYThieves Steal World's Biggest Gold Coin Worth MillionsFortuneRecord 220-pound gold coin stolen from German museum in mysterious heistWashington PostSmithsonian -Asia Cruise News -Business Insider -Gold Seekall 119 news articles »

Elon Musk launches company to implant computers in human brains - fox6now.com;

Elon Musk launches company to implant computers in human brains - fox6now.com

fox6now.comElon Musk launches company to implant computers in human brainsfox6now.comElon Musk speaks at the Paris-Sorbonne University in Paris on Dec. 2, 2015. (ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images). By Ese Olumhense. 'A closer merger of biological intelligence and digital intelligence'. If Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has his way, ...Elon Musk Seen Targeting Human-Computer Link In New VentureNPRElon Musk's latest venture: brains tied to computersThe AustralianElon Musk's next move: Merging brains and computers?CNNMoneyVanity Fair -WTOP -Business Standard -TheStreet.comall 201 news articles »

Monsanto termination of sub-licence with Indian co illegal: HC - India Today;

Monsanto termination of sub-licence with Indian co illegal: HC - India Today

Hindustan TimesMonsanto termination of sub-licence with Indian co illegal: HCIndia TodayNew Delhi, Mar 28 (PTI) The Delhi High Court today held as "prima facie illegal" the decision of US-based agro major Monsanto Technology to terminate its sub-licence given to three Indian companies for making and selling BT cotton seeds. The courts ...Seed giant Monsanto meets its match in IndiaThe Standard (press release)Monsanto Vs Nuziveedu: Delhi HC Rules In Favour Of Nuziveedu In BT Cotton Patent Infringement Case [Read ...Live LawMonsanto loses trademark infringement suit against Nuziveedu SeedsBusiness StandardLivemint -Bar & Bench -BloombergQuintall 7 news articles »

Donald Trump moves to erase Barack Obama's legacy on fighting climate change - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Donald Trump moves to erase Barack Obama's legacy on fighting climate change - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldDonald Trump moves to erase Barack Obama's legacy on fighting climate changeThe Sydney Morning HeraldWashington: President Donald Trump is expected take the most significant step yet in obliterating his predecessor's environmental record later on Tuesday, instructing federal regulators to rewrite key rules curbing US carbon emissions. The sweeping ...What Trump's Climate Change Executive Order Means for the Future of Clean EnergyFortuneTrump to offer federal coal to industry awash in reservesReutersHere's how Trump's new executive order will dismantle Obama's efforts to reverse climate changeBusiness InsiderBloomberg -Washington Post -Los Angeles Times -The Atlanticall 1,211 news articles »

Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com - Reuters;

Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com - Reuters

ReutersAmazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.comReutersDUBAI Souq.com will expand its workforce and operations after Amazon (AMZN.O) clinched a deal to buy 100 percent of the Middle East online retailer, executives from both firms said. Amazon and Souq.com said earlier on Tuesday they had agreed on the ...Souq.com sees a perfect fit with Amazon in mega-dealgulfnews.comIn First Move Into Middle East, Amazon Confirms Purchase of SouqForbesEmaar Malls offers $800M for Souq.com amid Amazon rumorsWSBT-TVChicago Tribune -KXLY Spokane -Investopedia -fox2now.comall 177 news articles »

Kenyan apex bank retains benchmark lending rate at 10 percent - Coastweek;

Kenyan apex bank retains benchmark lending rate at 10 percent - Coastweek

Business DailyKenyan apex bank retains benchmark lending rate at 10 percentCoastweekNAIROBI (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) on Monday maintained the country's benchmark lending rate at ten percent due to the prevailing uncertainties including the impact of the interest rate caps on the effectiveness of monetary policy.Banks too quick to blame rate capping to sector woes, CBK Governor saysCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Borrowers hold breath as rate cap returns to surgeonsThe Standard (press release)Kenya: CBK Votes to Keeps Policy Lending Rate Unchanged At 10pcAllAfrica.comTimes of India -Reuters -KDRTV -Naija247newsall 23 news articles »

Kenya launches popular gold-backed Exchange Traded Fund - Coastweek;

Kenya launches popular gold-backed Exchange Traded Fund - Coastweek

The StandardKenya launches popular gold-backed Exchange Traded FundCoastweekNAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Kenya on Monday launched a gold-backed Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), a first of its kind in East Africa. Principal Secretary in the National Treasury Kamau Thugge told journalists that the NewGold ETF will be traded at the Nairobi ...Investors can now buy Gold-backed security at the NSECapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Kenya: Barclays Launches Gold Trading Platform On the Nairobi Securities ExchangeAllAfrica.comKenya's first-ever ETF opens for trading on the bourseThe Standard (press release)Business Daily (press release) (blog) -Financial Times -AFKInsiderall 11 news articles »

Kenyan Diaspora Is the Biggest Sender of Digital Remittances to Mobile Accounts - AllAfrica.com;

Kenyan Diaspora Is the Biggest Sender of Digital Remittances to Mobile Accounts - AllAfrica.com

htxt.africaKenyan Diaspora Is the Biggest Sender of Digital Remittances to Mobile AccountsAllAfrica.comWorldRemit has released new data showing that the Kenyan Diaspora is the biggest sender of digital remittances to mobile accounts. The data comes as the World comes at a time when the world is marking ten years since the ground-breaking of M-PESA.WorldRemit expands digital remittance options in KenyaMobile Payments TodayKenyans in US and Europe form bulk of WorldRemits mobile money transfershtxt.africaGround breaking M-PESA celebrates decade milestoneCaj News Africaall 5 news articles »

KPC must go flat out to net all involved in theft of oil during transportation - The Standard (press release);

KPC must go flat out to net all involved in theft of oil during transportation - The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)KPC must go flat out to net all involved in theft of oil during transportationThe Standard (press release)The Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) board should be commended for resolving to get to the bottom of alarming losses of petroleum products during transportation. Indeed, analysts may be forgiven for arguing that this issue has gone on for too long. Failure ...and more »

European Bank to fund power and road projects - The Star, Kenya;

European Bank to fund power and road projects - The Star, Kenya

The Star, KenyaEuropean Bank to fund power and road projectsThe Star, KenyaThe European Investment Bank yesterday pledged more than Sh12 billion for the extension of the Olkaria I Geothermal plant in Nakuru. The financing will support the addition of a 70MWe turbine, as well as the construction of wells, a steam gathering ...Kenya signs Sh 6.7billion loan for electricity connectionThe Standard (press release)European Investment Bank to explore future investment in Sri LankaLanka Business OnlineEIB to finance 70-MW expansion of Kenyan geothermal plantRenewables Now (subscription)Daily Mirror -SME Times -Construction News -Energy Live News - Energy Made Easyall 19 news articles »

China, others lift ban on meat imports in boost for Brazil - Nasdaq;

China, others lift ban on meat imports in boost for Brazil - Nasdaq

Asia TimesChina, others lift ban on meat imports in boost for BrazilNasdaq(Adds context, other countries lifting import bans) By Lisandra Paraguassu and Dominique PattonBRASILIA/BEIJING, March 25 (Reuters) - China lifted a ban on imports of meat from Brazil on Saturday after Brazilian authorities clarified details of a ...Brazil meat industry may lose market shareYahoo7 NewsMainland eases Brazilian meat banHong Kong Standard (press release)FUTURE FILES: Brazilian beef scandal boosts cattle futuresRapid City JournalMacau Daily Times -The New Paper -Gazette Review -Jamaica Observerall 111 news articles »