Author: Adriaan Brits

Malaysia seeks U.N. climate adaptation funds amid deadly floods

Published by Reuters UK By Rozanna Latiff KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia is seeking $3 million from the U.N. Green Climate Fund (GCF) to develop a national plan to adapt to climate change, the environment ministry said last week, amid deadly floods that have displaced nearly 70,000 people this month. The funds requested are paltry

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Truck driver’s 110-year sentence reduced after US outcry

Published by AFP Los Angeles (AFP) – A truck driver whose 110 year sentence over a deadly crash sparked outrage had his jail term reduced to ten years on Thursday. More than 4.5 million people, including reality TV star Kim Kardashian, called for a reduction in Rogel Aguilera-Mederos’ punishment, which the judge handing it down

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92-year-old killed in head-on crash with pickup truck

Published by NJ.com A 92-year-old man died after a head-on collision between two pickup trucks Thursday after one crossed into the oncoming lane in Cumberland County. The wreck was reported at 4:23 p.m. in the 400 block of Irving Avenue, or Route 552, in Upper Deerfield, according to New Jersey State Police Sgt. Alejandro Goez.

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Tesla Is Recalling 500,000 Vehicles Due To Crash Risks

Published by ValueWalk Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is recalling more than 475,000 electric cars in the U.S. due to rearview camera and trunk issues that may cause accidents. The recall comprises the famous Model 3 and Model S vehicles. Q3 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more RecallThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Tesla

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Bitcoin faces uncertain 2022 after record year

Published by Relaxnews The price of bitcoin hit record highs in 2021 thanks to support from traditional finance, but cryptocurrency specialists are struggling to predict next year’s outcome for the volatile sector. Having more than trebled in value to $60,000 between December 2020 and April, bitcoin has lost some shine to trade at under $50,000

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Crypto: Is Bitcoin headed to the moon or for collapse?

Published by Al-Araby The price of Bitcoin hit record highs in 2021 thanks to support from traditional finance, but cryptocurrency specialists are struggling to predict next year’s outcome for the volatile sector. Having more than trebled in value to $60,000 between December 2020 and April 2021, Bitcoin has lost some shine to trade at under

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Fading Omicron concerns set up shares for weekly gain, dent dollar

Published by Reuters UK (Adds details, updates prices) By Danilo Masoni and Alun John MILAN/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Stock markets in Europe and Asia cemented gains in light holiday trade on Friday, while the safe-haven dollar eased on signs the Omicron variant would not significantly derail global economic growth. The greenback was set for its

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