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Reckitt, the owner of Dettol and Vanish, will sell some home care brands

Reckitt, the owner of Dettol and Vanish, will sell some home care brands

Reckitt Benckiser Group plans to sell some home care brands and review options for its infant formula business as the consumer company seeks to revive growth after a period of underperformance. Slower-growing home care products, including Cillit Bang cleaners and Airwick air fresheners, generated almost £2 billion ($2.6 billion). in revenue last year, the U.K.-based ...

Anglo American sells its Caspiche mining projects in Chile and Onslow Iron

Anglo American sells its Caspiche mining projects in Chile and Onslow Iron

Financial Daily – Santiago Following a thorough review of all its assets initiated in February of this year, the mining multinational Anglo American It plans to divest the less profitable ones and focus on expanding copper production. after the failed attempt to BHP to acquire the company. And with that goal in mind, Anglo American ...

Chilean government proposes long-term financing for TVN and creation of a radio station

Chilean government proposes long-term financing for TVN and creation of a radio station

The Minister Secretary General of Government, Camila Vallejo, described the substitute indication that the Executive will present with various changes to the corporate governance and financing method of Televisión Nacional de Chile as a “necessary transformation and modernization”(TVN)which includes funding via endowment of the State estimated at US$ 30 million. That is, a fund that ...

Benetton to launch mega green hydrogen project in Argentina

Benetton to launch mega green hydrogen project in Argentina

Compañía de Tierras del Sud Argentino, the local arm of the Benetton family holding company, is the largest landowner in the country and its businesses are beginning to transcend their agricultural core with disruptive diversifications.Its CEO, Agustín Dranovsky, told El Cronista that the group is facing a mega project to produce green hydrogen in the ...

Kamala Harris announced that she will run for president as a Democrat

Kamala Harris announced that she will run for president as a Democrat

US Vice President Kamala Harris announced that will seek the Democratic presidential nomination after Joe Biden’s exit from the 2024 racewhile endorsing his former running mate to take his place. “I am honored to have the President’s endorsement and intend to win this nomination,” Harris said in a statement Sunday.I will do everything in my ...

Israel continues its offensive against Gaza after a deadly attack on a camp

Israel intensifies bombings in Gaza, leaving dozens dead in 24 hours

Israeli forces shelled several areas in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, killing at least 30 Palestinians.according to health officials, as tanks advanced west and north of Rafah. Among the dead were local journalist Mohammad Abu Jasser, his wife and two children, by an Israeli attack on their home in the northern Gaza Strip, a doctor ...

Traces of poliovirus detected in Gaza, raising fears of outbreak

Traces of poliovirus detected in Gaza, raising fears of outbreak

Humanitarian groups are considering a mass vaccination campaign for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip after that traces of the poliovirus type 2 variant were found in water sources in the war-ravaged territory. The disease was detected in six locations in Gaza, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that no cases of paralysis had been ...

Spanish Prime Minister's wife opts not to testify in corruption case

Spanish Prime Minister’s wife opts not to testify in corruption case

Begoña Gómez, the wife of the President of the Government of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, appeared before the judge on Friday, but she refused to answer questions about allegations of corruption and influence peddling in a case that prompted her husband to consider resigning in April. Friday’s appearance in Madrid is part of a preliminary investigation ...

What is CrowdStrike? Why and what caused a global computer blackout?

What is CrowdStrike? Why and what caused a global computer blackout?

On Friday, July 19, a massive computer outage by CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. grounded flights, disrupted markets and disrupted businesses around the world.. CrowdStrike shares fell as much as 15%. The impact of the outage, which was compounded by an apparently unrelated issue with Microsoft Corp.’s Azure cloud services, is expected to be felt continue for ...