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Paris climate deal stronger without USA, experts say

The United Nations Climate Change Conference kicked off Monday in the western German city of Bonn. Most of the world's largest emitters of greenhouse gases, including China, the United States, India and the European Union, have ratified the agreement, seen as a turning point for global climate policy.



Rentokil Initial plc (RTO) Price Target Raised to GBX 265

Credit Suisse Group AG upped their price objective on Rentokil Initial plc from GBX 255 ($3.30) to GBX 270 ($3.49) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be issued a dividend of GBX 29.75 ($0.38) per share. This represents a yield of 0.35%. This is a positive change from Rentokil Initial plc's previous dividend of $0.99.


Crude prices rise in expectation of Aramco supply cut

Crude prices rise in expectation of Aramco supply cut

USA crude imports fell last week by 799,000 bbl/d, the biggest weekly drop since mid-February, to just 6.9 million bbl/d, the first time they have been below 7 million bbl/d since early March. "We look for China's oil demand growth to match last year's, on the back of a robust transport sector, while India's anticipated annual economic growth of more than seven percent will continue to drive healthy growth", he said in Kuala Lumpur .



NHS hospitals in England hit by a widespread cyberattack

Several British hospitals say they are having major computer problems Hospitals in London , northwest England and other parts of the country are reporting problems with their computer systems as the result of an apparent cyberattack. Some of the companies that were targeted in the global cyberattack included worldwide shipper FedEx Corp, Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica and French aircraft manufacturer Airbus.



NHS hospitals in England hit by a widespread cyberattack

Several British hospitals say they are having major computer problems Hospitals in London , northwest England and other parts of the country are reporting problems with their computer systems as the result of an apparent cyberattack. Some of the companies that were targeted in the global cyberattack included worldwide shipper FedEx Corp, Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica and French aircraft manufacturer Airbus.



UK government in dark over who behind cyber attack

A Cobra meeting will be held on Saturday afternoon after 45 NHS organisations were caught up in the global attack which is thought to have affected 99 countries, including the USA and Russian Federation. "Our priority is to ensure that boards get all the support required to identify the full extent of any problems, and return IT systems to normal as soon as possible, so there is as little impact on patient care as possible".