U.S. stock futures fall more than 1 percent as coronavirus fears spread

U.S. stock futures fall more than 1 percent as coronavirus fears spread
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. S&P500 e-mini futures ESc1 fell more than 1% in Asian trade on Monday on mounting worries the new coronavirus outbreak could severely disrupt the Chinese economy, an engine of global growth. China’s cabinet said it... Read More

U.S. state AGs, Justice Department officials to meet and coordinate on Google probe: sources

U.S. state AGs, Justice Department officials to meet and coordinate on Google probe: sources
The logo of Google is seen in Davos, Switzerland Januar 20, 2020. Picture taken January 20, 2020. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (Reuters) – U.S. state attorneys general will meet Justice Department attorneys next week to share information on their investigations into Alphabet Inc’s Google, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday. The probes revolve around monopolistic behavior that may... Read More

Tesla’s Musk seeks to allay water concerns at factory site after protests

Tesla’s Musk seeks to allay water concerns at factory site after protests
FILE PHOTO: SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk gestures during a conversation with legendary game designer Todd Howard (not pictured) at the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk sought to allay environmental concerns about the electric carmaker’s planned factory in Germany, saying the... Read More

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than previously announced

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than previously announced
MILL VALLEY, California (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Francisco’s Bay Area and said that when their prices are unveiled soon they will be lower than has been previously announced. The Rivian R1T all-electric truck is pictured at an event, held by the electric vehicle startup, for... Read More

Boeing’s 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight

Boeing’s 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight
SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) successfully completed on Saturday the maiden flight of the world’s largest twin-engined jetliner as the embattled planemaker steps up competition with European rival Airbus (AIR.PA) in a respite from a crisis over its smaller 737 MAX. A Boeing 777X airplane taxis during an attempted first test flight from the company’s plant in Everett, Washington,... Read More

Boeing 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight

Boeing 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight
A Boeing 777X airplane takes off during its first test flight from the company’s plant in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 25, 2020. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) on Saturday successfully completed the maiden flight of the world’s largest twin-engined jetliner, the 777X. The 252-foot-long passenger jet landed at Boeing Field near downtown Seattle at 2:00 p.m. local... Read More

Boeing’s 777X jetliner takes off on maiden flight

Boeing’s 777X jetliner takes off on maiden flight
A Boeing 777X airplane taxis during an attempted first test flight from the company’s plant in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 24, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) began the maiden flight on Saturday of the world’s largest twin-engined jetliner as the embattled planemaker steps up competition with European rival Airbus (AIR.PA) in a respite from a crisis... Read More

EU plans more protectionist antitrust rules, data sharing in policy shake-up

EU plans more protectionist antitrust rules, data sharing in policy shake-up
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The EU plans to adopt more protectionist antitrust rules and encourage businesses to share data as part of an industrial policy overhaul aimed at giving European companies a sharper edge in global markets, a strategy document seen by Reuters shows. FILE PHOTO: European Union flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, April 10, 2019.... Read More