US backs off flagship lithium project with Buffett’s Berkshire

US backs off flagship lithium project with Buffett’s Berkshire

Oct 5 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden set an aggressive goal for the United States to produce more of its own minerals for the electric vehicle revolution in ways that respect the environment at a meeting with mining executives in February. A “large part” of these efforts, said the presidentwas Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s…

Brazilian markets had their best day since 2020 as Bolsonaro topped the polls

Brazilian markets had their best day since 2020 as Bolsonaro topped the polls

SAO PAULO, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Brazilian markets rallied on Monday as a stronger-than-expected performance by President Jair Bolsonaro and his congressional allies in the first round of a general election eased fears of sharp changes in economic policy. Brazil’s currency gained more than 4% against the dollar, while the benchmark Bovespa stock index (.BVSP)…

Factory activity in Asia is weakening due to a global slowdown and cost pressures

Factory activity in Asia is weakening due to a global slowdown and cost pressures

Japan’s August PMI saw the weakest growth since January last year Manufacturing activity in Taiwan is declining in Malaysia China’s slowdown and US demand weigh on Asian economies TOKYO, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Factory output in Asia mostly weakened in September as a slowdown in demand in China and advanced economies added to pain from…

Wall Street posts fourth straight day of gains ahead of CPI report

Wall Street posts fourth straight day of gains ahead of CPI report

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Headline CPI fell on Tuesday Bristol Myers Rises on FDA Approval for Psoriasis Drug Twitter says Musk’s latest attempt to cancel the deal is invalid Indexes rose: Dow 0.71%, S&P 1.06%, Nasdaq 1.27% NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Wall Street extended its winning streak…

As electric cars go mainstream, it’s vying for market share in home chargers

As electric cars go mainstream, it’s vying for market share in home chargers

BEDFORD, England, July 20 (Reuters) – As electric vehicles (EVs) take off, the battle for market share among start-ups selling home chargers is heating up, fueling more deals in the industry as tens of millions of units are installed worldwide . over the next decade. According to a Reuters analysis, more than 100 companies in…