Category: Europe

Inditex founder Amancio Ortega buys Toronto skyscaper for $916 million

Published by Reuters UK MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish billionaire and Zara founder Amancio Ortega has agreed to buy a landmark Canadian skyscraper for around 800 million euros ($916.88 million), according to his private office. Pontegadea, the family office of the main shareholder of fashion group Inditex, on Thursday confirmed the deal to buy Toronto’s Royal

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Apple’s Colossal Market Cap As It Hits $3 Trillion

Published by ValueWalk In January of 2019, Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s market capitalization stood at $700 billion. Q4 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more While this was perceived as a colossal figure at the time, when we fast forward to today, that valuation seems a lot more modest. Since then, Apple has surged to touch

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Police Brutality In Germany – Unlawful Arrest

This is the future your overlords want for your grandmother walking her dog pic.twitter.com/x77AGiDwME — Luke Rudkowski (@Lukewearechange) January 4, 2022 German police arrested a women who exercised her own choice to walk in open air, far away from other civilians with her puppy. Investigative journalist Luke Rudkowski posted the clip to Twitter on Tuesday,

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EU drafts plan to label gas and nuclear investments as green

Published by Reuters UK By Kate Abnett and Simon Jessop (Reuters) – The European Union has drawn up plans to label some natural gas and nuclear energy projects as “green” investments after a year-long battle between governments over which investments are truly climate friendly. The European Commission is expected to propose rules in January deciding

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Ange Raids the J.League 1 (Again) with Signing of Japanese Trio

Published by Football Tribe Asia Glasgow Celtic boss Ange Postecoglou has once again raided the J.League 1 for their talent, with the Scottish giants making a triple swoop on players from Japan’s top-flight. Last year’s J1 top scorer Daizen Maeda, alongside Reo Hatate and Yosuke Ideguchi, were the ones being bagged by Celtic, with the

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Vir Biotechnology Announces New Research Describing The Structural Basis Of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Immune Evasion And Receptor Engagement

Published by The Street By GlobeNewswire – Growing body of evidence validates Vir’s approach of targeting a highly conserved region of the spike protein – – Together with recent pseudo- and live virus results, additional preclinical data reinforce sotrovimab retains in vitro neutralizing activity against all known variants of concern, including the highly divergent Omicron

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UK companies face New Year Brexit import controls

Published by Reuters UK By Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) – British firms face the introduction of much-delayed post-Brexit border control checks from Jan. 1 which will affect businesses importing $314 billion of goods a year from the European Union. Britain left the EU’s single market at the beginning of 2021 and while Europe imposed checks

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