Business sectors


 Exclusive-Malaysia plans to set up second 5G network from next year -sources

Exclusive-Malaysia plans to set up second 5G network from next year...

April 16, 2023 05:25 PM AEST | By Reuters

By Rozanna Latiff and Yantoultra Ngui KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Malaysia plans to introduce a second 5G network from next year, four sources...


 Cuba's fuel shortages due to supplier nations not delivering, says president

Cuba's fuel shortages due to supplier nations not delivering, says p...

April 15, 2023 08:24 AM AEST | By Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel said the island's ongoing gasoline shortages were caused by countries contracted to supply the f...


 Finland's UPM says Uruguay pulp mill gets green light

Finland's UPM says Uruguay pulp mill gets green light

April 15, 2023 08:21 AM AEST | By Reuters

(Reuters) - Finnish forestry group UPM's pulp mill in Uruguay has received authorization for its new Paso de los Toros pulp mill from the environmenta...


 Analysis-As ageing trees sap yields, Asian palm oil firms race to replant

Analysis-As ageing trees sap yields, Asian palm oil firms race to re...

April 14, 2023 11:03 AM AEST | By Reuters

By Mei Mei Chu and Bernadette Christina KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - When palm oil prices soared to record highs last year, a Malaysian estate manager sur...


 Zurich becomes second major insurer to quit climate alliance

Zurich becomes second major insurer to quit climate alliance

April 06, 2023 01:20 AM AEST | By Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Zurich Insurance Group is withdrawing from the Net Zero Insurance Alliance, the insurer said on Wednesday, becoming the second big...


 Who is Karen McDougal, the Playboy model in the Trump case?

Who is Karen McDougal, the Playboy model in the Trump case?

April 05, 2023 10:09 AM AEST | By Reuters

(This story has been refiled to remove extraneous words in paragraph 9) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The criminal case against former President Donald Trump...


 Explainer-Who is Karen McDougal, the Playboy model in the Trump case?

Explainer-Who is Karen McDougal, the Playboy model in the Trump case...

April 05, 2023 10:05 AM AEST | By Reuters

(This story has been refiled to remove extraneous words in paragraph 9) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The criminal case against former President Donald Trump...


 Mine waste finds new life as source of rare earths

Mine waste finds new life as source of rare earths

April 05, 2023 02:03 AM AEST | By Reuters

By Eric Onstad LONDON (Reuters) - Sweden, South Africa and Australia are at the forefront of a push to transform piles of mine waste and by-products i...


 ABB to launch $1 billion share buyback on April 3

ABB to launch $1 billion share buyback on April 3

March 31, 2023 06:21 PM AEDT | By Reuters

ZURICH (Reuters) - ABB will launch its new $1 billion share buyback on April 3, the Swiss engineering company said on Friday, with the intention to bu...


 Shares in Mexico's TV Azteca up more than 5% after Q4 results

Shares in Mexico's TV Azteca up more than 5% after Q4 results

March 29, 2023 05:59 AM AEDT | By Reuters

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Shares in Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca rose more than 5% on Tuesday, a day after the publication of its fourth quarter 2022 r...


 Exclusive-Takeover target of Nintendo founder family office asks for Japan government probe

Exclusive-Takeover target of Nintendo founder family office asks for...

March 28, 2023 06:18 PM AEDT | By Reuters

By Makiko Yamazaki, Mariko Katsumura and Ritsuko Shimizu TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese construction company targeted for takeover by the family offic...


 Frontline's Fredriksen appointed to Euronav supervisory board

Frontline's Fredriksen appointed to Euronav supervisory board

March 24, 2023 02:18 AM AEDT | By Reuters

(Reuters) - Belgian oil tanker and storage operator Euronav said on Thursday its shareholders had elected John Fredriksen from Frontline, a major inve...


 UN warns 'vampiric overconsumption' is draining world's water

UN warns 'vampiric overconsumption' is draining world's water

March 23, 2023 02:24 AM AEDT | By Reuters

By Isla Binnie UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations opened its first conference on water security in almost half a century on Wednesday, with...


 US government to republish report for Rio's Arizona mine before July

US government to republish report for Rio's Arizona mine before July

March 22, 2023 05:51 AM AEDT | By Reuters

(Reuters) - The U.S. Forest Service plans to re-publish an environmental report before July that will set in motion a land swap needed for Rio Tinto's...


 Norway's Okea buys Statfjord oilfield stake from Equinor

Norway's Okea buys Statfjord oilfield stake from Equinor

March 20, 2023 05:38 PM AEDT | By Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) - Norwegian independent oil and gas producer Okea said on Monday it had agreed to buy a 28% stake in Norway's Statfjord production lice...


 Italy's Snam cuts TAG stake value, says will meet 2023 goals

Italy's Snam cuts TAG stake value, says will meet 2023 goals

March 16, 2023 11:43 PM AEDT | By Reuters

By Francesca Landini MILAN (Reuters) - Italian gas grid operator Snam said on Wednesday a 2022 drop in reported net profit, caused in part by a cut in...


 Turkish house sales drop 18% year-on-year in February -stats institute

Turkish house sales drop 18% year-on-year in February -stats institu...

March 15, 2023 06:27 PM AEDT | By Reuters

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish home sales fell 18% year-on-year in February to 80,031 houses, with sales to foreigners dropping 27%, data from the Turki...


 Fashion retailer H&M's December-February sales up 12%

Fashion retailer H&M's December-February sales up 12%

March 15, 2023 06:10 PM AEDT | By Reuters

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) -H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported on Wednesday a 12% increase in December-February net sales while,...


 Russia adding IKEA, Lancome and other luxury goods to parallel import list

Russia adding IKEA, Lancome and other luxury goods to parallel impor...

March 13, 2023 07:49 PM AEDT | By Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's industry ministry said on Monday it was expanding its list of brands that can be imported without the trademark owner's pe...


 Zimbabwe tobacco output expected to rise 8.5% in 2023

Zimbabwe tobacco output expected to rise 8.5% in 2023

March 08, 2023 07:53 PM AEDT | By Reuters

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe's tobacco production is expected to rise 8.5% year-on-year to 230 million kg in 2023 following good rains and as more farm...


Recent Articles

 ‘Incredibly happy’ Eurovision winner Loreen returns to Sweden
May 16, 2023 03:26 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

 SAS will not use second tranche of $700 million Apollo loan
April 17, 2023 05:00 PM AEST | By Reuters

 NHL-Oh Canada, is this the year the Stanley Cup comes home?
April 16, 2023 02:34 AM AEST | By Reuters

 EU urges firm results, green alliance from US trade talks
April 13, 2023 12:28 AM AEST | By Reuters

 India's SII could resume Covishield shot production as COVID cases rise
April 12, 2023 09:39 PM AEST | By Reuters