South Korean battery makers agree last-minute deal in boost to Biden’s EV policy

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of LG Chem is seen at its office building in Seoul By David Shepardson and Hyunjoo Jin WASHINGTON (Reuters) – South Korean battery makers LG Chem and rival SK Innovation Co have agreed to settle a trade secrets dispute that has threatened a key Georgia plant and the electric […]

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Fed extends Main Street loan program as last-minute applications surge

2/2 © Reuters. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies during a hearing in Washington 2/2 By Dan Burns (Reuters) -The Federal Reserve on Tuesday said it had extended the end date for its Main Street Lending Program by eight days to process a rush of applications submitted since the Trump administration said it was terminating the […]

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U.S. shoppers grab last-minute holiday gifts, pick up online orders in-store

© Reuters. Shoppers wait in line outside a Bath and Body Works retail store, as the global outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Brooklyn, New York By Melissa Fares NEW YORK (Reuters) -Many U.S. holiday shoppers, wary of spending time in stores during the latest surge of COVID-19 cases and nervous about packages […]

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