Siemens to support Australian coal project despite protests
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German engineering group Siemens <SIEGn.DE> said it would fulfil its contractual obligations to a controversial coal mining project in Australia’s outback, attracting criticism from environmental groups on Monday. Siemens was awarded a contract last year to provide signaling technology for a railway line to transport coal from a remote coal mine run […]
With sales soaring, Warby Parker prepares for its market debut.
Warby Parker is set to go public on Wednesday in a direct listing that could value the trendy eyewear retailer at about $5 billion. (It was valued at $3 billion in the private market just over a year ago.) Warby is one of a number of direct-to-consumer brands, like AllBirds and Fabletics, set to make […]
George Floyd murder trial: Jury in Derek Chauvin trail reaches verdict
LIVE STREAM BELOW: The jury has reached a verdict at the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd. The verdict is to be read between 8.30am and 9.30am (NZT). Floyd died last May after Chauvin, a white officer, pinned his knee on the 46-year-old Black man’s neck […]