Head of Norges Bank Investment Management, Yngve Slyngstad comments on the fund’s performance so far this year in Oslo, Norway, March 26,2020. NTB Scanpix/Ole Berg-Rusten via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NORWAY OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN NORWAY.
(Reuters) – Berkshire Hathaway Inc <BRKa.N>, the conglomerate run Warren Buffett, said it will hold its annual shareholder meeting on May 2 despite the coronavirus outbreak, but may curtail some of the surrounding events. In a statement posted on its website https://www.berkshirehathaway.com/meet01/2020AnnualMeetingSpecialAnnouncement.pdf, Berkshire said the meeting will take place as scheduled “irrespective of conditions at […]
By Trevor Hunnicutt and Simon Lewis NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential front-runners Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders have seized on the killing of an Iranian military commander to tout their own leadership as the best antidote to what they call the reckless actions of President Donald Trump. Biden blamed Trump on Tuesday for […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic Representative John Lewis, a hero of the U.S. civil rights movement, said on Sunday he had been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Lewis, 79, who endured beatings by white police and mobs during the 1960s civil rights movement and won further respect as a foremost black member of the U.S. […]