Twitter to interview Elon Musk, known for combative testimony

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept 26 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk’s tendency to dish out insults while being questioned under oath will be tested anew this week, when lawyers for Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) are expected to interview the Tesla Inc (TSLA .O) CEO about his abrupt decision in July to ditch his $ 44 billion deal for … Read more

Exclusive: Italy and Intel pick Veneto as preferred region for new chip plant

The Intel Corporation logo is seen at a temporary office during the World Economic Forum 2022 (WEF) in the Alpine resort of Davos, Switzerland May 25, 2022. REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Intel to build advanced packaging and assembly site in Italy Draghi’s successor … Read more

Biden hops into Corvette, declares Detroit ‘back’ at EV-focused auto show

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DETROIT, Sept 14 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden took a victory lap on Wednesday at the Detroit auto show as he highlighted automakers’ electric-vehicle push, including billions of dollars in investments in battery plants, on the back of new government support. Self-declared “car guy” Biden climbed … Read more

Ubisoft CEO says still open to other partners after Tencent deal

Yves Guillemot, CEO of Ubisoft, speaks on stage during the Ubisoft E3 conference at the Orpheum theater in Los Angeles, California June 15, 2015. REUTERS / Mario Anzuoni Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ‘We can do whatever we want,’ founder CEO says Ubisoft to create three mobile games with Netflix Tencent … Read more

China’s Tencent raises stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS / HONG KONG Sept 7 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) is raising its stake in Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) in a deal that values ​​France’s biggest games developer at almost $ 10 billion, as deep-pocketed Chinese firms continue their overseas search for growth. Interest … Read more

Musk’s lawyer urges judge to delay Twitter trial due to whistleblower

Twitter logo and stock graph are seen through a magnifier displayed in this illustration taken September 4, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WILMINGTON, Del., Sept 6 (Reuters) – A trial over Elon Musk’s bid to end his $ 44 billion deal for Twitter Inc … Read more

Trump media deal suffers blow as SPAC fails to win extension

The Truth social network logo is seen displayed behind a woman holding a smartphone in this picture illustration taken February 21, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 6 (Reuters) – The blank-check acquisition firm that agreed to merge with former US President Donald Trump’s … Read more

Citigroup says will close Russian consumer, commercial business

People walk beneath a Citibank branch logo in the financial district of San Francisco, California July 17, 2009. REUTERS / Robert Galbraith Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 25 (Reuters) – Wall Street giant Citigroup Inc (CN) will close its consumer and commercial banking businesses in Russia starting this quarter and … Read more

Hino’s widening engine scandal becomes nagging headache for Toyota

Hino Motors’ logo is pictured at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show in Tokyo, Japan October 27, 2017. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 23 (Reuters) – A widening scandal at Japan’s Hino Motors (7205.T) over falsification of engine data has become a headache that will not … Read more

Twitter whistleblower could help Musk by adding ‘volatility’ to legal battle

An image of Elon Musk is seen on a smartphone placed on printed Twitter logos in this picture illustration taken April 28, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WILMINGTON, Del., Aug 23 (Reuters) – A whistleblower’s complaint that Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) misled federal regulators … Read more