China's CATL to produce next-generation EV battery in 2023

investing.com SHANGHAI - Chinese battery giant CATL will start mass production next year of its latest generation product, with greater efficiency that lets electric cars drive longer distances on each charge, the company said on...

Factbox: The three stages of Germany's emergency gas plan

investing.com FRANKFURT - Germany on Thursday moved to stage two of its three-tier emergency gas plan after Russia reduced deliveries via the Nord Stream 1 pipeline, though for the time being there will be no government rationing...

Germany triggers alarm stage of emergency gas plan as Russian flows drop

investing.com By Holger Hansen BERLIN - Germany triggered the "alarm stage" of its emergency gas plan on Thursday in response to a drop in Russian supplies but stopped short of allowing utilities to pass on soaring energy costs...

Chinese watchdog says risks in smaller banks generally under control

investing.com BEIJING - Risks in China's medium-sized and small banks are generally under control despite some individual banks having engaged in criminal activities, the vice chairman of the country's banking and insurance...

Ex-exec Hamp arrested in 2015 on drug offence returns to Toyota

investing.com TOKYO - Julie Hamp, a former Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) Corp executive who was arrested and then released in Japan in 2015 over the suspected illegal importation of the painkiller oxycodone, has returned to the company,...

Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.31%

investing.com Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the A-REITs, Healthcare and Consumer Staples sectors led shares higher. The best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX 200 were...

European Stock Futures Slip Lower; Powell Adds to Recession Concerns

investing.com By Peter Nurse Investing.com - European stock markets are expected to open lower Thursday, with risk sentiment fragile given mounting fears that aggressive interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve will result in a...

As Russia cuts gas, German industry grapples with painful choices

investing.com By Patricia Weiss and Christoph Steitz FRANKFURT - The German companies that drive Europe's biggest economy are contemplating painful cuts to their output and resorting to polluting forms of energy previously...