Category: Economy

UPDATE 2-Minnesota court rejects challenges to Enbridge Line 3 pipeline approval

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear environmental and tribal challenges to Enbridge Inc’s Line 3 oil pipeline, a decision that removes one potential obstacle for the already-delayed project. FILE PHOTO: The Enbridge Tower is pictured on Jasper Avenue in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on August 4, 2012. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber […]

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CORRECTED-WRAPUP 8-Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, U.S. official says, raising tensions

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, an assessment that further increases tension in the Middle East. Three officials, speaking to Reuters on condition of anonymity, said the attacks involved both cruise missiles and […]

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UPDATE 1-France’s Macron bets on private-sector funding to fuel startup push

PARIS (Reuters) – France aims to raise 5 billion euros ($5.53 billion) in funds from private-sector investors to give French startup companies a leg up and help the most promising ones grow further, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: French President Emmanuel Macron attends a meeting in Bonneuil-sur-Marne, France, September 10, 2019. Ludovic […]

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UPDATE 1-Trump administration officials tell Senate about Big Tech antitrust probes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Justice Department’s antitrust division chief, Makan Delrahim, said Tuesday that its probes of big technology companies like Alphabet’s Google were a “priority” that could result in either “law enforcement or policy options as solutions.” FILE PHOTO: The logos of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are seen in a combination photo from […]

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