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Consumer law’s rallying cry as Rod Sims steps down as ACCC chair

In his last speech to the head of Australia’s competition watchdog, Rod Sims implored economists to stop viewing consumer law as “the poor cousin of competition law” and called on regulators to continue making policy suggestions to beyond simple law enforcement. His speech entitled “Continuing the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) …

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Ukraine forced to halt production of half of the world’s semiconductor-grade neon, critical chip components

Ukrainian neon supply companies Ingas and Cryoin recently shut down following Russia’s continued attack on Ukraine. According to reports, Ukraine alone produces half of the world’s neon, which are important components in the production of electronic chips. Reports further suggest that there have been threats to raise prices and also …

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F1-motor racing ‘marriage’ with Netflix has even more mileage

By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) – Season four of “Drive to Survive”, the Netflix docu-series that turbocharged Formula 1 for new and younger audiences, debuts on Friday with the sport still tied to “marriage” despite controversy and reviews. The 10 new episodes provide a behind-the-scenes look at the 2021 season, …

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As Oil Surpasses $130, Some OPEC+ Members Say Rally Driven by Panic

As oil prices rise above $130 a barrel, some members of an alliance of crude producers called OPEC+ say the rally is currently driven by panic, not a mismatch between supply and demand in the market. Oil prices hit a multi-year high on Monday on concerns about supply disruptions following …

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Qatar MotoGP Qualifying – Start time, how to watch

Doha hosts the first MotoGP weekend of the 2022 season. Here’s how you can watch qualifying for the Qatar Grand Prix on Saturday. What time does qualifying for the MotoGP of Qatar start? Qualifying for the Qatar Grand Prix will start at 6:00 p.m. local time (+3 GMT) at the …

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GAUSSIN announces a world tour for its hydrogen-powered H2 Racing Truck®, following the success of the 2022 Dakar Rally | Business

HERICOURT, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 3, 2022– GAUSSIN (EURONEXT GROWTH ALGAU – FR0013495298), a pioneer in the clean and intelligent transport of goods and people, today announces the world tour of its H2 Racing Truck ®, the world’s first hydrogen-powered truck, which completed the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia in January 2022. …

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Automotive Racing Telematics (MRT) Market Size and Growth

New Jersey, United States,- This Motor Racing Telematics (MRT) Market The report includes an in-depth competitive analysis with the aim of estimating financial growth and maximizing the company’s profit potential. It helps in making reasonable investment decisions based on consumer needs. It also forecasts the overall growth of the market …

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Kyalami Post-Race Notebook – Sportscar365

Photo: ORS ***Jules Gounon, Raffaele Marciello and Timur Boguslavskiy delivered the first race win in Mercedes-AMG’s Pirelli-powered Intercontinental GT Challenge in three years and five months, or 1,259 days. AMG’s last victory came at the 2018 Suzuka 10 Hours when Marciello, Tristan Vautier and Daniel Juncadella won with GruppeM Racing. …

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Nasdaq Extends Rally on Alphabet and AMD Earnings

Alphabet rises on bullish sales and stock split AMD Leaps on Strong Outlook and Earnings; chip manufacturers elevators PayPal slips on weak first-quarter outlook Starbucks down after lowering its profit forecast Indices up: Dow 0.04%, S&P 0.53%, Nasdaq 0.78% Feb 2 (Reuters) – The Nasdaq was expected to extend gains …

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Race schedule, dates, tracks for a brand new season as Fabio Quartararo seeks to defend his title

Fasten your seatbelts Moto GP fans, as the brand new season is just around the corner, ready to keep you entertained. Fabio Quartararo became the first Frenchman to win a Moto GP title during last season’s unforgettable campaign. 1 JOIN SUN VEGAS: GET A FREE £10 BONUS WITH 100 GAMES …

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Dreams come true as winners are crowned in the European FIA Rally Star Final

Romet becomes Europe’s representative in the 2023 FIA Rally Star training season. This includes six rallies in a Ford Fiesta Rally3 M-Sport, as well as physical and intellectual assessment, coaching and driving tests. Swede Patrik Hallberg has been selected as reserve driver. The women’s prize was shared by Sweden’s Maja …

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Red Bull’s Seth Quintero breaks Dakar off-road records

After conquering one of the toughest road races in the world, Red Bull Off-Road Junior Team member Seth Quintero just wants to compete more. “I want to be the most versatile rider possible,” Quintero said. “Instead of focusing on one thing, I want to be able to get into a …

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Live streams, start times and more

Winter isn’t the best time for motorsport fans, but now that we’re well into the new year, we can all start looking forward to the start of the season. For MotoGP fans, it’s March 6 at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. With the action taking place in the spotlight, …

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Breaking down the modified NASCAR Whelen tour schedule

NASCAR’s oldest division is in store for a good mix of new race tracks and old fixtures in the 2022 season. In November, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour officials confirmed a 16-race schedule for the season. next which will include stops at seven circuits that the circuit did not visit in …

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INSIGHT: Dakar champion Austin Jones charts Rally Raid path for American riders

The Dakar Rally has traditionally been a headache for American racers, until Ricky Brabec’s decisive victory on the motorcycles last year. There have been distinctions among four-wheeled classes in the past, but consistency of performance has eluded them. Enter Austin Jones, son of legendary Baja racer Jesse Jones, himself a …

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Dakar is the biggest off-road race in the world. So why do most Americans have no idea it exists?

American biker Mason Klein takes part in stage 8 of the 2022 Dakar Rally between al-Dawadimi and … [+] Wadi Ad-Dawasir in Saudi Arabia, January 10, 2022. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images I find myself sitting in Saudi …

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Wall St Week Ahead – Rally “Santa Claus” Actions? Investors look to Omicron for leadership

Investors are watching the latest news on the fast-spreading Omicron variant closely for signs of the virus’s impact on the U.S. economy and earnings as the market moves towards what has historically been a time of year strong for stocks. Overall, the S&P 500 has been slightly ahead since November …

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January 6 rally organizer Ali Alexander predicts Trump will be subpoenaed

Ali Alexander predicted that Trump would be subpoenaed by the House committee on January 6. The committee has already subpoenaed dozens of Trump officials and allies in recent months. Trump did not prevent the committee from accessing White House files using executive privilege. Loading Something is loading. A leading organizer …

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GLOBAL MARKETS – Asia lags as US and Euro equity futures recover

* Asian scholarships: https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 * Asian stocks relax, but US futures rebound * US CPI saw a case of sealing for the start of the Fed’s taper * Longer-term Treasuries forgo some gains * Oil rebounds as Saudi Arabia raises prices By Wayne Cole SYDNEY, Dec. 6 (Reuters) – Asian …

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Sports News Roundup: Horse Racing – Medina Spirit drug test failure caused by ointment – owner’s lawyer; Motor racing-Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two in practice for Saudi Arabian GP and more

Here is a summary of current sports news. Horse Racing – Medina Spirit Drug Test Failed Caused By Ointment – Owner’s Lawyer A split-sample test for Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit confirmed the presence of a banned substance was from a topical ointment, not an injection, a lawyer for the …

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The international group Avisa Partners announces the acquisition of 35 ° Nord, the specialized communications agency in Africa

Sponsored by: Avisa partners November 30, 2021 • • Avisa Partners, a business intelligence, international relations and cybersecurity company, and 35 ° Nord, a communication and influence agency specializing in Africa, have announced a capital merger. Since its creation in 2010, Avisa Partners has relied on a group of high-level …

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Coronavirus: latest global developments

The Covid Omicron variant “is a cause for concern, not a cause for panic,” President Biden said. Photo file PARIS: Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis: – No “cause for panic”: Biden – President Joe Biden told Americans in a televised White House address that the newly …

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China’s success in Africa bothers Paris and Washington

November 27, 2021 While the 8th ministerial conference of the Forum on Sino-African Cooperation (Focac) will be held on November 29 and 30 in Dakar, the pan-African site Financial afrik analyzes the competition between the world powers on African soil. Delayed by the fall of Kabul, the African tour (Nigeria, …

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GAUSSIN SA: Nexport and GAUSSIN sign an exclusive manufacturing and licensing agreement in the presence of AUSTRADE representatives at the Australian Embassy in Paris for the supply of zero emission vehicles and systems in Australia & New Zealand

PRESS RELEASE Héricourt, November 25, 2021 Nexport and GAUSSIN sign an exclusive manufacturing and licensing agreement in the presence of AUSTRADE representatives at the Australian Embassy in Paris for the supply of zero emission vehicles and systems in Australia and New Zealand Joint venture between Nexport (51%) and Gaussin (49%) …

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Report on Europe for the World Assembly of the CADTM Dakar international network from 13 to 16 November 2021

Summary of responses received from 10 countries: Italy, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal 1. What is the current social, economic and political situation? Overall the situation is bad and has worsened with the impact of CoVid-19: The political colors governments vary from country to …

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Experts explain how 10 Capitol Riot Rally participants won the election

At least 10 participants of the “Stop the Steal” rally were elected earlier this month. Two experts explain how – and why – the United States was ripe for such victories and what that means for the future. “Those who are willing to walk the Mall now represent the mainstream …

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The rally in oil prices is far from over

How far could oil prices go? This is the question the United States, China, India and other heavy consumers dread as benchmarks continue to rise amid tight supply and rising demand. The answer right now is not one they will be happy with either. “Net, our bullish outlook remains unchanged: …

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Auto Racing at a Glance | Sportsxchange

NASCAR CUP SERIES: XFINITY 500 (500 laps, 263 miles around 0.526 mile trombone oval), Martinsville Speedway; Martinsville, Virginia. TV: Sunday, 2 p.m. ET (green flag around 2:13 p.m. ET) – NBC (Radio: Motor Racing Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio Channel 90). THIS WEEK: Kyle Larson won at Kansas for his third …

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W Series makes US debut at F1 US Grand Prix | Car race

AUSTIN, TX (AP) – Catherine Bond Muir has heard critics complain that the W Series racing league she created did not improve female riders but separate them from the better competition. Here’s what she sees: young pilots in aggressive wheel-to-wheel races, crashing and restarting and spending more time in the …

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USA rally to beat Costa Rica in World Cup qualifier

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A spectator at a men’s soccer game in the United States might have a reasonably good time just staring at Sergiño Dest as he deals with playing back. 20-year-old Dest’s performance of simple acts on a soccer field – running, trapping a ball, fiddling with it at …

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Rocket Lab stock rallies, but SpaceX is still one step ahead

Text size Rocket Lab’s stock is skyrocketing after a string of new trading wins. For now, it’s still a much smaller company than SpaceX. Courtesy of Rocketlab Stock in a space and satellite service company Rocket Lab United States jumped recently after a string of new business wins. Shareholders are …

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Abortion activists rally against Texas law

“Let’s talk about the elephant in the womb.” The anger that built up during September finally boiled over on Saturday. It started on September 1 when Texas effectively banned abortions using a mechanism that looks a lot like self-defense justice. Then, just a day later, the US Supreme Court’s decision …

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W series expands in Texas for spectacular season finale

W Series, the international single-seater motor racing championship for women drivers, will conclude its 2021 season with a double competition at the Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas, USA. The seventh and eighth rounds of the season – and the first races held outside Europe – will take place on …

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Automotive Racing Telematics (MRT) Market Size 2021, Global Analytical Overview, Key Players, Regional Demand, Trends and Forecast to 2028

QY Reports released a new Global Auto Racing Telematics (MRT) Market The report provides information on the market size, share, trends, growth, cost structure, capacity, revenue and forecast for 2028. This report also includes a complete and in-depth study of the Telematics market Racing (MRT) with all its aspects influencing …

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10 reasons why the 959 is the coolest Porsche of the 80s

Porsche was already a household name by the time the 959 was released in 1986, but the event forever changed not only the brand, but the automotive world as well. The car reflected the best of technological advancements made during the 1980s and is arguably Porsche’s first supercar, with enough …

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Summary of sports news: summary of the MLB: the Yankees sweep the Red Sox and take the lead of the jokers of the AL; Auto racing-Hamilton returns to top with 100th F1 win and up

Here is a summary of current sports news. MLB roundup: Yankees sweep Red Sox and lead AL jokers Aaron Judge scored a two-run double in the eighth inning as the New York Yankees completed a three-game sweep against host Boston Red Sox with a 6-3 win on Sunday that shattered …

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W Series cancel Mexican GP due to new F1 race date

The Mexican W-Series final was canceled due to the decline in F1 racing. © PA Images Flags fluttering above the grandstand during the Mexican Grand Prix. Mexico October 2019 The original plan was to end the 2021 W Series campaign in Mexico, with the last race taking place on the …

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Leaked 2022 MotoGP provisional calendar sets series at 21 races

Following the emergence of COVID-19, MotoGP has adjusted the 2020 calendar to 13 rounds played on European circuits. Fans rejoiced when international venues returned to the tentative 2021 schedule. However, the celebrations were shortlived. In May 2021, officials at Dorna Sports canceled the Finnish Grand Prix before the Japanese Grand …

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Rare Porsche 959 prototype for sale in Germany

The German company Mechatronik may be specialized in the restoration and sale of classic Mercedes-Benz cars, but the store currently has a very special Porsche 959 for sale. This is not normal 959; it is a prototype of Porsche’s first supercar. First spotted by Engine1, this car is the seventh …

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Motorsport and rally market is booming around the world | Roush Fenway Racing, Team Penske, Force India, McLaren, Stewart-Haas Racing, Williams, Richard Childress Racing, Hendrick Motorsports

A new report from Report Ocean identifies the competitive landscape, market dynamics, and various economics of the Motorsport & Rally market. The Motorsport and Rally Market report is outstanding because it is easy to read, has great tools, and provides great examples of research methods. The global motorsports and rallying …

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Why Ocugen is rallying today

Coronavirus vaccine developer actions Ocugen (NASDAQ: OCGN) are up 6.74% to $ 8.00 apiece as of 2:30 p.m. EDT. The company provided business updates in its second quarter earnings release earlier today. It has completed the submission of the coronavirus vaccine from its India-based partner Bharat Biotech COVAXIN to regulatory …

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Motor racing is not at the Olympics, but it was

There are a lot of racing events at the Olympics, and they all have one thing in common: no engines are allowed. The 2021 NASCAR All-Star Race was held at Texas Motor Speedway, which could have been the venue for the 2012 Olympics. (Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images) From …

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MotoGP cancels round in Thailand – Adventure Rider

Halfway through the 2021 season, MotoGP is still adjusting the schedule, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Now the next race in Thailand is canceled and the organizers are supposed to be looking for a replacement. Here’s the announcement, straight from MotoGP: The FIM, IRTA and Dorna Sports regret to announce …

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Why natural gas prices are likely to continue to rise

An offshore oil and natural gas plant. Natural gas prices have increased this year. Pichit Boonhuad / Dreamstime.com Text size Natural gas has rebounded this year, with the summer heat and the United States’ tight supply of stored fuel, pushing prices to their highest levels in 2.5 years and preparing …

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Delta variant slows down return to post-COVID-19 normality

PARIS – Nations around the world reached new pandemic heights and reimposed COVID-19 restrictions on Saturday as G20 finance ministers meeting in Venice warned economic recovery threatened by variants and uneven vaccination campaigns . The highly transmissible Delta variant, first detected in India, sweeps the world as countries rush to …

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MO Book Review: The Invisible Walls

Invisible Walls: Overland Solo Across Africa on Motorcycles by Christian Brix It sounds like a lot of fun when you watch Ewan and Charley embark on an epic motorcycle adventure, but well-funded expeditions with film crews and large budgets are more the exception than the rule. Much more common is …

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Sports News Roundup: Motor racing-Palou wins at Road American as F1 teammates reunite; Golf ball stuck in tree ‘one break in a million’, says Hughes and more

Here is a summary of current sports news. Motor racing-Palou wins at Road American as F1 teammates reunite Alex Palou jumped on a late restart when leader Josef Newgarden struggled with his engine to win the IndyCar Road America Grand Prix on Sunday while former Haas Formula One teammate Kevin …

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