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China might be banning Bitcoin exchanges

China might be banning Bitcoin exchanges

Multiple Monday reports have added to speculation that Chinese authorities are planning to ban bitcoin trading on domestic exchanges, with no plans to stop non-commercial, over-the-counter transactions. "The virtual currency itself is not the problem, but the illegal behaviours that the virtual currencies enable are where the problems lie", he said. The People's Bank of China did not respond to a request for comment.


Offshore wind 'cheaper than nuclear and gas' as auction smashes expectations

Offshore wind 'cheaper than nuclear and gas' as auction smashes expectations

Matthew Wright, Managing Director for DONG Energy UK, says:"This is a breakthrough moment for offshore wind in the UK and a massive step forward for the industry". McNeal said the "astounding" results of the auction meant that onshore and offshore wind were now cheaper than both new nuclear and gas. Projects owned by Germany's Innogy Renewables and Denmark's Dong Energy were among 11 winners of contracts that are worth up to 176 million pounds a year, it said.


Chicago, Philadelphia, Toronto Vie for Amazon's $5 Billion 2nd Home

Chicago, Philadelphia, Toronto Vie for Amazon's $5 Billion 2nd Home

Premier Brian Pallister is waving Manitoba's flag, trying to catch the eye of corporate giant Amazon as it searches for a home for its second North American headquarters. He adds that he has reached out to Mayor Brian Bowman and the business community. Halifax, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver have already expressed interest .


Are Analysts Bullish Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN) After Last Week?

Are Analysts Bullish Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN) After Last Week?

Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc invested in 0.03% or 11,324 shares. Liberty Mutual Group Inc Asset Mgmt owns 21,700 shares or 0.01% of their United States portfolio. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 13 by Peel Hunt. SRT Marine Systems Plc (LON:SRT) had its target price hold steady to 75.00GBX by finnCap in a report released 6/23/2017.


China looks to ban sale of petrol & diesel vehicles

China looks to ban sale of petrol & diesel vehicles

But automakers are already responding to this rising trend with expanded EV model lineups and, in the case of Volvo for instance, plans to eventually sell exclusively all-electric or hybrid cars. On June 13, the MIIT released a policy document for public opinion on fuel consumption control and new energy vehicle credits, requiring auto-makers to meet a new energy credit ratio of 8 percent in 2018, 10 percent in 2019, and 12 percent in 2020, to ease pressure on energy and environment.


George Clooney goes after Steve Bannon in astonishing press conference rant

George Clooney goes after Steve Bannon in astonishing press conference rant

Lucky enough to have found the ideal partner. As Clooney tells it, becoming a father later in life is both an exciting and daunting undertaking. "But I do think you always have to participate, in your town and your country and the world". "And it played, and she's like, 'Holy shit!' And she just kept staring at the ring, going, 'Oh, my God.' It was 20 minutes of me on my knee, waiting for her to say yes, because she was so shocked.