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Equatorial Guinea says currency caps will hurt Gulf of Guinea energy prospects

10 Oct 2019

CAPE TOWN New currency controls enforced by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC) could ruin the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Guinea and "destroy" Equatorial Guinea's economy, the country's oil minister told Reuters on Wednesday.

Equatorial Guinea says currency caps will hurt Gulf of Guinea energy prospects

10 Oct 2019

CAPE TOWN, Oct 10 New currency controls enforced by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC) could ruin the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Guinea and "destroy" Equatorial Guinea's economy, the country's oil minister told Reuters on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Senegal pushes oil licensing round back

09 Oct 2019

CAPE TOWN, Oct 9 Senegal has delayed the launch of an oil and gas licensing round due on Wednesday until Nov. 4 as contract documents still need to be finalised, oil minister Mahamadou Makhtar Cisse said.

UPDATE 2-South Africa to consider new nuclear in affordable way

20 Aug 2019

* IRP to be taken to cabinet in 2-3 weeks (Adds analyst, detail, context)

Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb

06 Aug 2019

LONDON It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah.

RPT-INSIGHT-Asset managers farm out trading as costs and complexity climb

06 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 6 It's 10 o'clock at night, and Benjamin Arnold's day is just beginning. The former Goldman Sachs trader is gearing up to trade equities in Asia from his small office thousands of miles away in Park City, Utah.

South African court blocks Zambian plan to sell Vedanta copper mine

23 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LUSAKA South Africa's High Court on Tuesday has ordered the Zambian government to halt the sale of Vedanta Resources's majority-owned Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) until a final decision is made through arbitration.

UPDATE 2-South African court blocks Zambian plan to sell Vedanta copper mine

23 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG/LUSAKA, July 23 South Africa's High Court on Tuesday has ordered the Zambian government to halt the sale of Vedanta Resources's majority-owned Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) until a final decision is made through arbitration.

European startups navigate long, winding road to self-driving future

11 Jul 2019

OXFORD, England Far from the sunny, wide streets of Phoenix, where Waymo's self-driving taxis ply their trade, a handful of European startups are developing driverless cars to navigate the clogged, chaotic, rain-swept roads of European cities. | Video

Investors swoop on British build-to-rent sector

03 Jul 2019

Property firms are turning to Britain's budding build-to-rent sector, which caters to students and city dwellers seeking affordable accommodation, as traditional home building and selling falters on weak consumer confidence.

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