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Hibbett, Silvergate Capital, Chemours and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Hibbett (HIBB) – The sporting goods retailer’s stock slid 5.7% in the premarket after it missed top and bottom line estimates for its latest quarter. Hibbett was hit by higher expenses which cut into its profit margins, although the company reaffirmed its full-year … Read more

Restrictions to lift in some parts of Xinjiang capital

Special: Battle Against Novel Coronavirus Public transport including railways, civil aviation, buses and taxis will gradually resume service in Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, from Monday now that the city has cleared confirmed COVID-19 cases at the community level, the city government announced. Flights from Urumqi to Changsha, Sanya, Zhengzhou and Chongqing … Read more

Blockages cleared from Wellington highways after wet day in the capital

Two Wellington highways have reopened after a day of slips and bad weather which forced the cancellation of the second day of the annual A Very Welly Christmas street festival. Meanwhile, in Auckland, thunder and heavy rain threatened but the Farmers Santa Parade continued regardless of the weather. Waka Kotahi NZTA Contractors work to clear … Read more

One Wellington highway remains blocked after wet day in the capital

Waka Kotahi NZTA Contractors work to clear a slip and a downed tree on Sunday on State Highway 59 south of Porirua. One Wellington highway has reopened but another remains closed, after a day of slips and bad weather which forced the cancellation of the second day of the annual A Very Welly Christmas street … Read more

Ukraine capital in survival mode following latest Russian missile barrage: Residents without water, power

The Ukrainian capital city of Kyiv is in survival mode after a brutal series of Russian aerial attacks left most citizens without power, drinkable water, or both. About 70% of the city was left without power on Thursday morning after Russia’s latest missile barrage, officials said.  Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Thursday the restoration process … Read more

China’s cross-border capital flows stable: forex official

China’s cross-border capital flows are stable and there is great potential for global capital to be allocated, given the international appeal of yuan financial assets, an official at the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) said on Tuesday. Since the beginning of 2022, China’s foreign-related economic activities have remained active and the foreign exchange market … Read more

Clean Electric raises $ 2.2 million funding round led by Kalaari Capital

Energy storage solutions startup Clean Electric on Monday said it has raised USD 2.2 million (about Rs 18 crore) in a funding round led by early-stage venture capital firm Kalaari Capital. Besides, Climate Angels, which invests in early-stage pollution reduction and climate tech startups, has also invested in the company along with … Read more

RTL Today – Protests in the capital: Iranians in Luxembourg continue to oppose Islamic regime

On Saturday, Iranians living in the greater Luxembourg region voiced their opposition to the Iranian regime at a new protest in the capital. Two months after Mahsa Amini died while in custody of Iran’s morality police, protests against the Islamic regime continue in Iran, as well as around the world. Safe to say that even people … Read more

Capital Kiwi: Project to bring national icon back to nation’s capital takes flight

JUAN ZARAMA PERINI/Stuff Rangers attach trackers to the kiwi before they are released in Mākara, Wellington. For the first time in generations, wild kiwi are roaming Wellington’s bushland, as an ambitious project to bring the national bird back to the nation’s capital takes flight. On Saturday, 11 North Island brown kiwi were relocated from the … Read more