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UPDATE 2-ABB sees COVID-19 hitting revenue for rest of the year

7:56am BST

* Shares indicated 3.3% higher (Recasts, adds analyst, shares)

UPDATE 1-Sika raises guidance as construction and automotive markets recover

22 Oct 2020

* Company expects full year operating profit around 2019 levels

Logitech shares surge as COVID-19 boosts home-working

20 Oct 2020

ZURICH Logitech International shares led Europe's gainers on Tuesday as the computer peripherals maker reported a big jump in second-quarter profit and again hiked its guidance amid a work-from-home boom. | Video

Logitech CEO sees pandemic accelerating changes to homeworking

20 Oct 2020

ZURICH, Oct 20 The COVID-19 pandemic has boosted business for Logitech International as people forced to shun their workplaces splash out on its computer keyboards, mice and webcams to kit out makeshift offices at home.

Swiss tighten measures to combat COVID-19 second wave

18 Oct 2020

ZURICH Switzerland announced tighter restrictions on Sunday to tackle the second wave of the coronavirus hitting the country, including a nation-wide obligation to wear masks and a ban on large scale public gatherings.

UPDATE 2-Swiss still cautious on COVID-19 after lifting 2020 economic outlook

12 Oct 2020

* Swiss economy has strong Q2 upswing after restrictions lifted

Slimmer Siemens to shy away from massive deals after Energy spin off: source

28 Sep 2020

ZURICH Siemens does not see an urgent need for massive acquisitions to build up its size again after floating its turbine business Siemens Energy on Monday, a source close to the company said.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids will hit 2025 target thanks to green revolution: CEO

25 Sep 2020

ZURICH The power grids business Hitachi bought from ABB for $11 billion is likely to hit the upper end of its 2025 targets despite the effects of a coronavirus downturn over the next two years, Chief Executive Claudio Facchin said.

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