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Jewellery helps Richemont sales jump amid post-pandemic luxury revival

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High-end jewellery is displayed at a Cartier store on Place Vendome in Paris, France, July 2, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Q3 sales up 32% at constant currency Jewellery, Americas, Europe strong Shares rise 5.7% ZURICH, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Strong demand......

Mexican science agency halves recommendation for glyphosate imports this year

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MEXICO CITY, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Mexico’s top science agency has cut its recommendation for maximum glyphosate imports by half this year, urging agriculture businesses to take steps to reach a government target of phasing out the herbicide completely by 2024. Mexico’s National Council of Science and Technology, CONACYT, advised......

Hong Kong to cull 2,000 hamsters after COVID-19 outbreak

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People stand in front of a temporarily closed pet shop after the government announced to euthanize around 2,000 hamsters in the city after finding evidence for the first time of possible animal-to-human transmission of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Hong Kong, China, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu Register now for FREE......

Bain Capital weighs bid for stake in Sodexo benefits unit – sources

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The logo of French food services and facilities management group Sodexo is seen at the company headquarters in Issy-les-Moulineaux near Paris, France, March 18, 2016. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Jan 17 (Reuters) – Bain Capital is looking to bid for a stake......

Unilever eyes GSK’s consumer goods arm in possible 50 billion-pound deal

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Unilever confirms interest in GSK assets GSK consumer business would be “strong strategic fit” Sunday Times says 50 billion-pound bid rejected in late 2021 Unilever is under pressure from shareholders over stock price Jan 15 (Reuters) – Consumer goods giant Unilever (ULVR.L) said it had approached Glaxosmithkline (GSK.L) about buying......

U.S. grocery shortages deepen as pandemic dries supplies

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Jan 14 (Reuters) – High demand for groceries combined with soaring freight costs and Omicron-related labor shortages are creating a new round of backlogs at processed food and fresh produce companies, leading to empty supermarket shelves at major retailers across the United States. Growers of perishable produce across the West......

ADM signs CO2 pipeline deal to capture, store ethanol plant emissions

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The Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHICAGO, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Archer-Daniels-Midland Co (ADM.N) said Tuesday......

Tereos to issue new 300 mln euro bond to repay some debt

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A view shows a logo at the entrance of the Tereos sugar factory in Escaudoeuvres, France, June 1, 2021. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Jan 10 (Reuters) – French sugar and ethanol group Tereos said on Monday its subsidiary Tereos Finance Groupe I......

Uber to end restaurant deliveries in Brazil

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SAO PAULO, Jan 6 (Reuters) – Uber (UBER.N) has decided to end its Uber Eats restaurant delivery service in Brazil starting on March 7, the company said in a statement without specifying a reason. Uber added that its Uber Eats Brazil operation will focus on deliveries by its online groceries......

Kazakh president removes ex-leader from post amid worst unrest in a decade

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Buildings on fire in biggest city President says government botched fuel price increase Ex-leader had retained influence since stepping down in 2019 ALMATY, Jan 5 (Reuters) – Kazakhstan’s president stripped his powerful predecessor of a role as head of the country’s security council on Wednesday after demonstrators stormed and torched......

Light rains welcomed in Ivory Coast as cocoa mid-crop develops

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ABIDJAN, Jan 3 (Reuters) – A second consecutive week of light rain and mild winds across Ivory Coast’s cocoa growing regions could spell good news for the April-to-September mid-crop, farmers said on Monday. The world’s top cocoa producer is in its dry season which runs from mid-November to March when......

China’s biggest soybean grower to increase planted acreage in 2022

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BEIJING, Jan 2 (Reuters) – China’s biggest soybean grower – the northeastern province of Heilongjiang – plans to increase the area planted to the crop by 10 million mu (666,667 hectares) in 2022, the official Xinhua news agency said on Sunday. China’s soybean output dropped sharply last year as farmers......

Bulgaria culls 39,000 chickens after bird flu outbreak

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SOFIA, Jan 2 (Reuters) – Bulgarian veterinary authorities started culling on Sunday over 39,000 chickens in the southern village of Krivo Pole after a bird flu outbreak was confirmed at two industrial farms there, the governor of Haskovo region said. Minko Angelov said the two farms had been hit by......

Bird flu kills thousands of cranes in Israel, poultry also culled

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JERUSALEM, Dec 27 (Reuters) – An outbreak of avian flu has killed more than 5,000 migratory cranes in Israel, prompting authorities to declare a popular nature reserve off-limits to visitors and warn of a possible egg shortage as poultry birds are culled as a precaution. Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met......

Canada says completes important step for resuming potato exports to U.S.

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A farmer handles a large stock of potatoes that he can?t sell to restaurants or catering services, as they are closed due the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at his property in Purmer, Netherlands, April 3, 2020. REUTERS/Eva Plevier Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OTTAWA, Dec 24......

Asset bubbles? Champagne outfizzes Big Tech and bitcoin in 2021

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LONDON, Dec 24 (Reuters) – You might be tempted to pop corks if you’ve invested in vintage champagne this year – the most coveted bottles have outperformed all major financial market assets, from Big Tech to bitcoin. Online platforms that allow you to trade desirable wine, champagne and spirit vintages,......

FrieslandCampina to kick off sale of Friso infant nutrition brand – sources

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HONG KONG, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Dutch dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina plans to kick off the sale of its Friso infant nutrition brand in the coming weeks in a deal that could value the brand at $2 billion to $2.5 billion, three people familiar with the situation told Reuters. JPMorgan, advising......

Kellogg strike to end as workers vote in favor of new contract

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A sign is held up in the crowd as U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks and expresses his support for striking Kellogg workers from the Porter Street plant at the Battle Creek Farmers Market in Battle Creek, Michigan, U.S., December 17, 2021. REUTERS/Emily Elconin Register now for FREE unlimited access......

UK Brexit supremo Frost resigns in blow to Johnson -Mail on Sunday

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British Brexit Minister David Frost speaks to the media ahead of a meeting with European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic in Brussels, Belgium November 19, 2021. REUTERS/Yves Herman Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Another blow for PM Johnson Frost resigned over COVID and high taxes Johnson under......

Taiwan referendums fail in major setback for opposition

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TAIPEI, Dec 18 (Reuters) – Referendums that if approved might have affected Taiwan’s ties with key backer the United States and its energy security failed to pass on Saturday, in a major setback to the opposition which had cast the vote as a show of no confidence in the government.......

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