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Electric car warning signals as Denmark calculates cost of switch

Electric car warning signals as Denmark calculates cost of switch

 A rapid switch from to electric cars to meet Denmark’s ambitious climate targets will leave a massive gap in its finances, a government commission said on Monday. Moving to electric vehicles from those powered by…

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Where Is Robotics Heading? Perspectives From iRobot (Colin Angle), Stanley Black & Decker, And Robots In Service Of The Environment

Where Is Robotics Heading? Perspectives From iRobot (Colin Angle), Stanley Black & Decker, And Robots In Service Of The Environment

Since the term robot was first coined in 1920, robots have become an increasing part of our lives. Companies looking to increasingly automate and enable greater portions of their business that require physical human labor…

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A Seminal Moment For Cryptoassets – The EU’s Proposed Framework For A Market In Crypto Assets

A Seminal Moment For Cryptoassets – The EU’s Proposed Framework For A Market In Crypto Assets

After years of anticipation on December 19, 2019 the European Commission (the Commission) issued a public consultation on crypto assets,  which concluded on March 19, 2020. The consultation paper follows detailed due diligence including a report on…

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Nokia makes SA 5G private networking play 

Nokia makes SA 5G private networking play 

Nokia commercially launched standalone (SA) 5G network equipment designed for private enterprise, with the kit set to be deployed at a test mine facility in Finland. The technology has been in the test phase at…

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Polarization in 5G technology supply 

Polarization in 5G technology supply 

The U.K. government has banished Huawei’s 5G network kit. Supply must cease before 2021 and operators must rip out and replace all installed equipment by 2027. This is tightening of its previous policy —instigated as recently…

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Bond ETF discounts during recent volatility

Bond ETF discounts during recent volatility

The waves of volatility from the coronavirus outbreak have reached every corner of the financial markets. For bond ETFs, the waves have resulted in both volatile market price swings and larger-than-usual gaps between market prices…

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A wave of liquidity will continue to wash over emerging markets

A wave of liquidity will continue to wash over emerging markets

Emerging markets have rallied sharply from the panic-fuelled sell-off at the end of March, but not by as much as developed markets. This may reflect the evidence that, with the exception of a few countries,…

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Fluence Launches Next-Generation Battery Storage Product With 800MW of Orders

Fluence Launches Next-Generation Battery Storage Product With 800MW of Orders

As storage deployments soar, integrators are updating their enclosures for cost-competitiveness and ease of delivery. Fluence is launching the sixth generation of its integrated grid storage product and has already signed orders for 800 megawatts/2,300…

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Saudi Aramco completes $69 billion Sabic deal, extends payment window amid oil hit

Saudi Aramco completes $69 billion Sabic deal, extends payment window amid oil hit

Saudi Aramco completed the purchase of its 70% stake in the kingdom’s petrochemical giant Sabic from the Saudi Public Investment Fund, it announced Wednesday, tying the knot on one of the largest ever deals in…

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Investors should not shrink from frontier emerging markets

Investors should not shrink from frontier emerging markets

The Philippines, Peru and Vietnam stand out among developing nations. Matthew Vogel 14 HOURS AGO 8 Print this page The consensus among investors is that Covid-19 will overwhelm frontier emerging markets, causing immense economic fallout…

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