Deere, Foot Locker, Palo Alto Networks and more

The Deer & Co. John Deere 8R fully autonomous tractor is exhibited ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on January 4, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Patrick T Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. deer – The stock tumbled 11.4% after Deere reported a lack […]

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R24bn fund launched to wean Africa from Russian wheat

Africa’s largest multilateral lender announced a $ 1.5 billion (~ R24 billion) fund to increase grain production to help ward off potential food shortages resulting from Russia’s war with Ukraine. The African Development Bank will use the facility to provide some 20 million farmers with certified climate-friendly seeds and fertilizers. This will facilitate the rapid […]

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Tesla boss Elon Musk blows up Biden, Democrats on Twitter

Tesla CEO Elon Musk blew up the Biden administration and Democrats on Friday Twitterwhile the richest man in the world doubled his vote to vote for the Republicans. Musk in a tweet accused the Biden administration of doing “whatever it can to put aside” and ignoring Tesla, despite its dominance in the electric vehicle industry. […]

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Creecy grants compliance extension for miners – a red flag for climate change goals

The proposals to amend the Financial Provisions Regulation are still being finalized. Minister Barbara Creecy has granted another extension for mining companies to comply with regulations related to environmental restoration. The extension could also undermine the country’s ability to meet climate change commitments, says a lawyer. The regulations ensure that the state does not become […]

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