Volkswagen could build up to 15 million electric cars over several years on its new electric vehicle production platform, the company said on Friday, adding that its Chief Executive Herbert Diess had misspoken in an interview on Monday.
United States Deere & Co expects to see demand for its farm equipment in Africa grows 8% to 10% annually in the coming years, driven by expansion in key markets like Ethiopia and Zimbabwe, a local company executive said.
British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of two senior ministers on Friday as she battled to defend her much-criticized draft divorce deal with the European Union as calls grew for a vote of no confidence in her leadership.
BlackBerry Ltd said on Friday it will acquire Cylance, an artificial intelligence and cyber security company, for $1.4 billion in cash to help expand its QNX unit that makes software for next-generation autonomous cars.
South Africa’s cash-strapped power utility Eskom said on Friday it had revised its coal strategy to focus on contracts that offer long-term, fixed prices and security of supply as it faces possible poweroutages and low stockpiles of the fuel.