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by | January 23, 2019 | 13:31

Toyota will bring to the table its EV market data, manufacturing experience and advanced technologies related to solid-state batteries , while Panasonic will contribute its ability to make safe, high-capacity and high-output batteries at scale, as well as a customer base in Japan and overseas.

by | January 23, 2019 | 12:59

Currently, roughly 40% of South Africa's oil consumption is supplied by Saudi Arabia. According to Trading Economics, Saudi Arabia accounts for 4.8% of South Africa's total imports, also accounting for one of SA's largest trade deficits. "The Republic of South Africa and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia concluded & signed a declaration of intent to cooperate comprehensively in the field of oil & gas", Radebe tweeted on Friday.

by | January 23, 2019 | 12:32

James Dyson , the billionaire Brexit supporter who revolutionised vacuum cleaners with his bagless technology, is moving his head office to Singapore from Britain to be closer to his company's fastest-growing markets. Mr Rowan confirmed that Sir James was integral to the decision to ditch Britain. Dyson was keen to stress its commitment to Britain, pointing out that it is investing £200 million in new buildings and testing facilities at its campus at Hullavington Airfield.

by | January 23, 2019 | 12:08

The online store allows customers across the country to buy a number of Dollarama's classic products in massive bulk varieties, but at Dollarama prices. Second, even if you decide to make a purchase, you'll have to pay a flat-rate shipping fee of $18.00 per order. Similar to Costco Wholesale, Dollarama says it's hoping it can entice consumers looking to buy in bulk.

by | January 23, 2019 | 11:02

He stressed that the natural world "is not just a question of beauty, interest and wonder" but "it's the essential ingredient, essential part of human life". On accepting the award Sir David urged world leaders to come up with "practical solutions". "The future of the natural world is in our hands". We have never been more powerful.

by | January 23, 2019 | 08:45

It is very hard for other aircraft to see and avoid a drone while flying, and drone operators are responsible for any safety hazard their drone creates in an airport environment". Hundreds of flights were cancelled at Gatwick Airport near London last December over reports of drone sightings near the airport. The incident is reminiscent of similar stoppages at airports in the United Kingdom, when drone sightings at London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports brought air traffic to a standstill.

by | January 23, 2019 | 07:25

Footage shared on social media showed the vehicle repeatedly smashing into the hotel on Edge Lane, Liverpool. CNN has attempted to contact MF Construction for comment . According to the company, the man responsible worked for subcontractor MF Construction and had been waiting for his manager to arrive with his pay, which he told other workers at the site was late.

by | January 23, 2019 | 07:15

That's pushed Starbucks to develop new drinks and strategies such as the delivery service. "The test, also powered by Uber Eats , saw strong demand, including repeat business throughout the day and positive feedback from customers", Starbucks said in a statement.

by | January 23, 2019 | 05:44

The Model 3 is a crucial project for Tesla as the US electric vehicle maker known for its high-price luxury cars tries to reach the mass market with a more affordable option. A Tesla Model 3 vehicle is displayed during a media preview at the Auto China 2018 motor show in Beijing, China April 25, 2018. The European launch is crucial for Tesla as it navigates what CEO Elon Musk called a "very difficult" road ahead.

by | January 23, 2019 | 03:42

The founder said Huawei's current problem is that the organisation is bloated and overstaffed, with too many management levels that the company is trying to reform. Ren has vehemently denied the allegations by the United States and other countries that Huawei's equipment is being used as a backdoor way for China's ruling Communist Party to spy on other countries.

by | January 23, 2019 | 02:40

As of writing, no further information has been released to reveal the cause of Brandon's death. Brandon Truaxe, the founder of Canadian skincare company Deciem, has died at the age of 40, the firm announced in an Instagram post . "Thank you for every laugh, every learning and every moment of your genius", the post said . " All offices, warehouses, factories and stores please close today and take the time to cry with sadness, smile at the good times we had, reflect on what his genius ...

by | January 23, 2019 | 00:31

The inventor, who made huge a increase in profits after shifting production of his vacuum cleaners to Malaysia from the United Kingdom in 2003, also wants it to be easier to hire and fire workers, arguing in 2017 that "not being able to flex your workforce is another big reason why you wouldn't start or expand a manufacturing business".

by | January 22, 2019 | 22:41

As per Maruti, the new Baleno will get additional safety features like speed alert system, co-driver and driver seatbelt reminder system and rear parking assistance sensors as standard across the variants. The more powerful motor can also be found under the bonnet of the Swift and Baleno. The petrol engine is further available with an AMT offering as well.

by | January 22, 2019 | 22:11

This estimated growth rate for 2018 and the projection for 2019 are 0.1 percentage point lower than in the October 2018 WEO, mostly due to downward revisions for the euro area. "We will take necessary steps to maintain financial stability and to facilitate enabling conditions for sustainable and robust growth, ' Shaktikanta Das said in his first speech at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit on Friday after taking charge as the 25th RBI governor".

by | January 22, 2019 | 14:11

Kovrig met regularly and openly with Chinese officials, researchers and scholars as part of his work with Crisis Group, while Spavor spent time building relationships between North Korea and countries including China, Canada and the USA, according to the letter.

by | January 22, 2019 | 12:43

Ghosn denies any wrongdoing as he awaits trial on charges of financial misconduct. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! A Renault spokesman declined to comment. The head of the committee, Seiichiro Nishioka, said the problem was "an excessive concentration of authority in the hands of a single person". Ghosn is also on the verge of being ejected from the roles of chairman and CEO at Renault , with the French finance minister last week calling for his dismissal.

by | January 22, 2019 | 10:39

Guangzhou, meanwhile, saw growth slump to 6.5 percent past year as trade tension slam the city's manufacturing sector hard. China has accounted for a third of global annual growth over the past decade too, and the world has relied on the country to pull the broader economy out of recession.

by | January 22, 2019 | 03:55

In October, the International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecasts, citing increased trade tariffs between China and the United States. On Monday China announced that its official economic growth came in at 6.6 percent in 2018 - the slowest pace in three decades. Turkey, which is projected to suffer a deeper contraction in growth this year than anticipated, also lay behind the worsening picture.

by | January 22, 2019 | 00:40

Full year GDP growth clocked in at 6.6 per cent, the slowest since 1990. A closer look at the data showed some bright spots in the economy. "As we continue to implement policies this year, we can expect stronger investment data", Ning said.

by | January 21, 2019 | 22:08

The GDPR is widely considered the biggest shake-up to data privacy regulations since the advent of the web. We're deeply committed to meeting those expectations and the consent requirements of the GDPR, ' a Google spokesperson said in a statement .

by | January 21, 2019 | 21:54

But after three and a half hours into the flight, a passenger became ill on board, forcing the pilot to divert to Goose Bay in Canada , which is an Armed Forces base. With food running low, Goose Bay officials provided the almost 250 passengers with coffee and doughnuts from Tim Horton's after almost 10 hours into their diversion.

by | January 21, 2019 | 21:28

The 6.6 per cent growth comes in above the official target of around 6.5 per cent and matches a forecast by analysts polled by AFP , but is down from the 6.8 per cent chalked up in 2017, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).

by | January 21, 2019 | 21:11

Donald Trump has cancelled a proposed overseas trip by his Democratic opponent Nancy Pelosi , and scrapped administration officials' travel to the World Economic Forum over the United States government shutdown . Last year's forum , which President Donald Trump personally attended, hosted roughly 3,000 business, political, and civil leaders over four days.

by | January 21, 2019 | 20:44

Reports earlier this week revealed what's being referred to "Collection #1", an 87GB pile of data that included more than 773 million unique email accounts and more than 21 million different passwords. An old password of mine has been pwned. The way the passwords have been retrieved by the hackers is when a user logs into a website and saves the password; their password gets stored in the form of hash -- a long string of numbers and letters that are generated with a computer algorithm.

by | January 20, 2019 | 20:58

The cheapest version of the Model 3 now sells for about $45,000 and Tesla plans to bring down the figure to $35,000. Tesla reported strong cash flow and profits in the third quarter of 2018-the first time that has happened in several years.