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Band Leika Kihara TOKYO, December 15 (Reuters) – Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Wednesday the country’s consumer inflation could approach its 2% target as rising commodity costs push up wholesale prices. But he said the central bank would keep its ultra-loose monetary policy to ensure that any price hikes were accompanied by …

Inflation figures released in the United States on Friday indicated a price hike unprecedented since the days of President Reagan. Inflation over the past twelve months in the United States was almost three times the rate of inflation in Israel during that period. The annual inflation rate in the United States reached 6.8% in November, …

A worker at the Volkswagen assembly line in Wolfsburg, Germany on April 27, 2020. Swen Pfoertner / Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, Dec.11 (Reuters) – The European auto industry has become too dependent on Asia and other regions for vital components such as semiconductors and battery …

The electricity business of Confidence Cement Limited – a Chattagram-based Confidence Group company – helped the company post an overall profit in the July-September quarter of this fiscal year, despite losses in its core cement business. Its power business achieved a profit of Tk29 crore during the period. According to the company’s unaudited financial statements, …

MONTREAL, December 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Lion Electric Company (NYSE: LEV) (TSX: LEV) (“Lion” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of all-electric medium and heavy urban vehicles, is pleased to announce that the Company will be added to the S & P / TSX Composite Index prior to the opening of trading …

By Charles Morris Once Tesla’s new Berlin Gigafactory starts producing batteries, it will require a lot of lithium, among other raw materials. We don’t know how well Tesla is working with German industrial planners, but we do know that European policymakers have a strategy to establish all of the key elements of a local supply …

ESCANABA – Timber harvests are prescribed to obtain timber products. Equally important, and in some cases more important, is to encourage regeneration and improve stand conditions. Harvesting timber sometimes evokes perceptions of lost forests, damaged environments and greed. While each of these things has happened, and in some cases still does, harvesting timber is actually …

Production is now set to begin at the former Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant, less than two years after GM announced the massive $ 2.2 billion investment to fully renovate the facility to build a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs. Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for General Motors DETROIT – General Motors plans to form a new …

BROOMFIELD, Colorado (CNN / CBS4) – Your next can of craft beer could be much more expensive. Ball Corp., one of the world’s largest suppliers of aluminum cans and based in Broomfield, is sending shockwaves through the craft beer world after raising the minimum number of cans some producers must order and said it ‘it …

Using nuclear technology, a cost-effective and fast-growing cotton variant was first developed in the country, raising hopes among textile manufacturers who spend around Tk 30,000 crore on imports of the main raw material of industry. The new variant could be grown in the dry season without too much effort for irrigation. In addition, it tolerates …