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Italy's EV struggle in 2022 traced to Q3 - Plugins at 8.7% market share

Italy’s EV struggle in 2022 traced to Q3 – Plugins at 8.7% market share

2022 has not been a pleasant journey for plug-in vehicles in Italy. After years of exponential growth, the spark for the electric vehicle revolution appears to have cooled in one of arguably the largest automotive markets – by volume and automotive history – in Europe and globally. Official statistics for the first three quarters of …

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Sober or bright?  Europe facing holidays during the energy crisis

Sober or bright? Europe facing holidays during the energy crisis

VERONA, Italy (AP) — Early-season revelers sipping mulled wine and shopping for holiday decorations packed the Verona Christmas Market for its inaugural weekend. But beyond the wooden market stalls, the Italian city has yet to decorate its granite-clad pedestrian streets with twinkling Christmas lights as officials debate the brightness of the season during an energy …

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Market rally holds key levels, but breakouts struggle: weekly review

Market rally holds key levels, but breakouts struggle: weekly review

Major indexes hit market rally highs on Tuesday but then retreated amid hawkish comments from the Fed and mixed earnings. But the indices found support near key levels and rebounded on Friday. walmart (WMT), Ross Stores (ROST) and Foot locker (FL) were among the winners while other discounters Target (TGT) and Wholesale BJ’s (BJ) had …

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Chinese chip makers struggle to take advantage of U.S. export controls at home

Chinese chip makers struggle to take advantage of U.S. export controls at home

As U.S. export controls bite, Chinese makers of equipment needed to make semiconductors stand to benefit from a rush of domestic orders, though executives and analysts warn that boost could be short duration. Since Washington introduced sweeping restrictions on Oct. 7 to limit the ability of Chinese companies to obtain or manufacture advanced computer chips, …

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