SEBI Ban on Chana and Mustard Seed Puts FPO in a Solution

SEBI’s ban on chana and mustard futures and options trading at NCDEX has perplexed farmer producer organizations as the move comes six months after it sponsored a farmer familiarization program on trading. options. In fact, the regulator had set aside a few lakhs of regulatory fees to be paid by NCDEX, in an attempt to … Read more

Removing the highest court in Europe from the Brexit protocol is ‘an impossibility’ – POLITICO

Turning the European Court of Justice into a Brexit “bogeyman” threatens Northern Ireland’s place in the EU’s single market for goods, and removing it from the protocol treaty is “an impossibility”, according to leading figures of the EU. European Commissioner for Financial Services Mairead McGuinness and EU Ambassador to the UK João Vale de Almeida … Read more

United Kingdom approves the first monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 – POLITICO

The UK drug regulator approved the first monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 patients on Friday. the green light from the Medicines and Health Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) for Ronapreve, a drug developed by Regeneron and Roche, is the first step in getting treatment to patients. The government and the National Health Service must now confirm … Read more

Judge overturns Trump-approved ConocoPhillips Alaska project

By Robert Burnson upon 8/19/2021 (Bloomberg) – The Trump administration’s approval of a ConocoPhillips oil field project on Alaska’s north slope was overturned by a federal judge who said it did not adequately protect polar bears and did not adequately consider the effects on climate change. . Federal officials also did not adequately consider the … Read more

Opinion: Nvidia’s ARM acquisition is stalled and there is a deadline with more than a billion dollars at stake

Nvidia Corp.’s mega-merger with ARM Holdings LLC is not expected to occur in the time frame Nvidia expected, but there are more than a billion reasons to do so next year. Weather announcing another quarter of record earnings and sales On Wednesday, Nvidia CFO Colette Kress toned down her talk about the $ 40 billion … Read more

Shell to Pay $ 110 Million for “Full and Final Satisfaction” of Nigerian Oil Spill Lawsuit

By William Clowes in 8/11/2021 (Bloomberg) – The Nigerian unit of Royal Dutch Shell Plc has agreed to pay a community in the West African country more than $ 110 million to resolve a long-standing dispute over an oil spill that occurred more than 50 years ago. The Anglo-Dutch energy giant will pay the town … Read more

UK prepares to bring back animal testing for cosmetic ingredients after Brexit – POLITICO

LONDON – British authorities have come up with plans to allow animal testing of ingredients to be used in cosmetics, breaking with a ban on the practice that has been in place for more than two decades, animal welfare activists warned. In 1998, the then Labor government banned testing of finished cosmetic products and ingredients … Read more

Prospects for Iran’s Oil Revival Are Dim with Biden’s Nuclear Deal Fading

By Nick Wadhams and David Wainer in 8/9/2021 (Bloomberg) – The Biden administration faces the sad reality that returning to the nuclear deal with Iran may no longer be feasible as the Islamic Republic finds ways to deal with US sanctions and rushes to build a bomb. US officials are reviewing their options after months … Read more

David Cameron made $ 10 million with Greensill Capital, BBC reports – POLITICAL

LONDON – David Cameron made about $ 10 million from financial firm Greensill Capital before the company’s collapse, according to documents leaked to the BBC. The former British prime minister was due to receive $ 4.5 million after taxes for a tranche of Greensill stock, according to a letter from the firm to Cameron. obtained … Read more

Iran restricts access to nuclear data until sanctions are lifted

For Peter Millard and Jonathan Tirone on 7/19/2021 (Bloomberg) – International monitors are watching Iran’s rapidly expanding nuclear program with growing alarm as Tehran refuses to extend an expired inspections pact and insists experts must trust that it is accurately documenting Iran’s activities. enrichment of uranium. Iran claims it still retains the data captured by … Read more