Analysis: Apple’s supply chain data shows exposure to China declining as risks mount

SHANGHAI, Nov. 30 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) The company’s supply chain data showed that widespread exposure to Chinese manufacturing, marked by its lower costs and increased risks, has ebbed since the COVID-19 pandemic began. With the largest iPhone factory in the world, it is operated in central China by Foxconn (2317.TW)In the face of … Read more

Exclusive – South Korean Yoon warns of an unprecedented response to North Korea’s nuclear test, and calls on China to do more

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Sok-yol warned of an unprecedented joint response with allies if North Korea goes ahead with a nuclear test, urging China to help persuade North Korea to pursue the development of banned nuclear weapons and missiles. . In a wide-ranging interview with Reuters on Monday, Yun called on China, … Read more

Younger Chinese are rejecting the factory jobs that underpin the economy

SHENZHEN (Reuters) – Growing up in a Chinese village, Julian Zhou only saw his father a few times a year when he returned for a break from his grueling job at a textile factory in the southern province of Guangdong. For his father’s generation, working in factories was a lifeline out of rural poverty. For … Read more

First TVs, now tortilla chips: American companies set minimum prices to stop discounting

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 (Reuters) – Makers of everything from toys to wafers are increasingly placing minimum prices on their items to maintain profits and limit price cuts as retailers like Walmart do so. (WMT.N) and Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) Trying to attract sales from each other over the Internet. As a result, shoppers are faced … Read more

Marine heat waves in the Mediterranean threaten coastal livelihoods

KIRKANAH ISLANDS, Tunisia, NOV 13 (Reuters) – (This story was corrected on November 13 to show that the sea temperature is 1.2°C higher than it was 30 years ago, not 0.4°C, in paragraph 18) A decade ago, the nets of Tunisian fisherman Ahmed Cheli were bloated with fish and octopus that he sold at the … Read more

Exclusive: Tesla considering exporting electric vehicles from Shanghai to the US and Canada

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Two people familiar with Tesla’s plan told Reuters that Tesla has considered plans to export electric cars made in China to the United States and Canada, a move that would connect its largest factory to North America. Its biggest market. Tesla has assessed whether its Model 3 and Model Y electric cars … Read more

Analysis: Money Before Climate. The downturn in the market spurred the emigration of the ESG Fund

NEW YORK/BOOSTON, Nov. 11 (Reuters) – ESG funds have been hit by unprecedented outflows in a market downturn, as investors prioritize preserving capital over goals such as tackling climate change. The ESG, a rating applied to financing assets currently valued at $6.5 trillion, is being tested by a drop in market values ​​fueled by concerns … Read more

As the planet warms, the anteaters of Brazil are facing an increased risk of extinction

The number of anteaters in Brazil has decreased by 30% over 26 years Rising temperatures, fires, droughts and habitat loss are leading to degradation Extinction threats to many animals are increasing as the planet warms AQUIDAWANA, Brazil, Nov 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As their GPS beeps, a team of wildlife rehabilitation experts approach a … Read more

Brazil’s Bolsonaro has yet to concede Lula’s election victory

SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) – Outgoing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro did not concede defeat in the presidential election on Monday, raising fears that the far-right nationalist could vie for the victory of his leftist rival, former President Luis Inacio Lula da. Silva. Tens of thousands of jubilant supporters took to the streets of Sao Paulo Sunday … Read more

European debt market pressures force some governments to rewrite trading rules

Oct 31 (Reuters) – Some euro zone countries have relaxed rules for banks that handle the circulation of their government debt to help them weather some of the toughest market conditions in years, officials told Reuters. Of the 11 major eurozone debt agencies contacted by Reuters, officials in the Netherlands and Belgium told Reuters they … Read more