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EMISSIONS: EPA to unveil plan to strip California’s authority on car emissions

  • Date: 17-09-19
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Auto News

WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration will announce it is rescinding California’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from automobiles at an event at the EPA’s Washington headquarters on Wednesday afternoon, according to people familiar with the matter.

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OIL: Saudi Aramco rapidly restores production capacity, expects stabilization of global supply

  • Date: 17-09-19
  • Category: OIL
  • Source: Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco President & CEO Amin Nasser said Tuesday that the Company’s production capacity, suspended earlier due to terror attacks on its plants at Abqaiq and Khurais, would be fully restored by the end of September.

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AUTO PRODUCTION: UAW workers head for picket lines in first national strike against GM since 2007

The United Auto Workers (UAW) went on strike at General Motors just after midnight Sunday and about 48,000 hourly workers at its facilities are headed for the picket lines in the morning, union officials said early Monday.

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AUTO SALES: U.S. to Promise to Not Hike Tariffs on Japan Autos, Report Says

  • Date: 16-09-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Japan and the U.S. are working toward a joint leaders’ statement that would include a U.S. promise not to hike tariffs or introduce quotas on Japanese cars, the Tokyo Shimbun newspaper said Monday.

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AUTO SALES: Guiyang eliminates cap on new-vehicle sales

  • Date: 16-09-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Auto News

Guiyang, the capital of southwest China’s Guizhou province, has become the first China city to heed Beijing’s call to end restrictions on new-vehicle sales.

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PRECIOUS METALS: JP Morgan traders face charges on manipulating market

NEW YORK (AP) — Two current traders and one former trader in the New York offices of JPMorgan are charged with manipulating the precious metals futures market.

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APPOINTMENT: Eurasia Mining appoints strategic advisor as SA group runs rule over assets

  • Date: 16-09-19
  • Category: APPOINTMENT
  • Source: Pro Active Investors

The visit was arranged by Russian M&A mining specialist Alexei Churakov, who is also to join the Eurasia board as a strategic advisor.

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PGM PRODUCERS: Eurasia appoints adviser as Lesego Platinum conducts due diligence

Precious metals company Eurasia Mining has appointed former Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley senior investment banker Alexei Churakov as strategic adviser.

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