Volvo Cars July sales drop 21.5%, sees improvement ahead

A staff member stands in front of Volvo XC60 and XC90 SUVs displayed at its booth during a media day for the Auto Shanghai show in Shanghai, China April 20, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OSLO, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Volvo Car Group’s (VOLCARb.ST) July sales were … Read more

Botswana’s Debswana diamond sales jump 54% in first half of 2022

A worker arrives at the Jwaneng diamond mine, operated by Debswana, a joint venture between Anglo American unit De Beers and the Botswana government outside Gaborone, Botswana, in this picture taken November 25, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register GABORONE, July 29 (Reuters) – Sales of rough diamonds by … Read more

Stocks make recovery bid, hemmed in by weakening world economy

Chinese economy slowed sharply in Q2 US yields, dollar pull back after Fed officials’ comments European markets firmer, with eyes on Italy’s political crisis LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) – World stocks attempted a move higher on Friday after four days of losses caused by mounting fears of economic downturn, even though the growth concerns were … Read more

Market volatility, rates push down Canadian fund raising

TORONTO, July 7 (Reuters) – Fund raising in Canadian capital markets plunged in the first half of 2022 as high interest rates and stock market volatility put the brakes on corporate plans to raise money. Canadian equity and equity-related issuance fell 79% in the first six months from the same period a year earlier, with … Read more