Monday , July 23 2018


UK’s aging N-fleet offers target for China ambitions

Bloomberg The possible replacement of the UK’s aging nuclear reactor fleet may offer China’s ambitious atomic power companies an outlet for investment and technology. That could be the driver behind reports over the weekend by London-based Sunday Times that state-owned China General Nuclear Power Corp “made an approach” about acquiring ...

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French business elite urges EU unity amid Trump’s disruptions

Bloomberg Political and business leaders gathering for an economic conference in southern France over the weekend called on the European Union (EU) to flex its muscles and save a world trade system disrupted by US President Donald Trump as tariff wars escalate among the US, Europe and China. “If tomorrow, ...

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Daimler halts truck engine supplies on emissions concerns

Bloomberg Daimler halted deliveries of a type of diesel engine for trucks as a precautionary measure, after the company said it found issues that could lead to emissions “slightly” exceeding nitrogen oxide limits under certain conditions. The Stuttgart-based company reported its findings to Germany’s Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) at ...

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Sharjah’s Al Bait heritage resort set for Sept opening

SHARJAH / WAM The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shur-ooq) has announced, in cooperation with General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) that September 1 will be the opening date for the region’s most coveted heritage resort, “Al Bait,” located in the Heart of Sharjah the largest historical preservation and restoration project ...

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