Email By Jano Gibson Updated October 23, 2019 08:02:22 Photo: May Nango and Djaykuk Djandjomerr are concerned about the recent water outage at the Mudginberri homeland. (ABC News: Jano Gibson) Related Story: Water supplies could run dry in rural NT as soon as October Related Story: 'It's a matter of urgency': Dwindling water supply in remote Indigenous community Related Story: A private company is seeking to build a major new water storage near Darwin Map: Jabiru 0886 A five-day water outage at the largest Aboriginal homeland in Kakadu National Park has sparked an urgent audit of water contingency plans in 500 outstations across the Northern Territory, emails obtained by the ABC have revealed. Key Points:Emergency supplies of drinking water had to be trucked into the homelandThe NT Government has launched an urgent water security review after a bore failure in KakaduConcerns about water infrastructure could affect negotiations over the future of Jabiru The incident … [Read more...] about Water supply failure in Kakadu’s largest Aboriginal homeland triggers emergency review
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German carmaker BMW on Thursday said it had ordered more than 10 billion euros’ ($11.07 billion) worth of battery cells from Chinese battery cell maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Co (CATL) and Samsung SDI.BMW said it had boosted its order with CATL to 7.3 billion euros from an original booking announced in mid-2018 that was worth 4 billion euros. It said the contract would last from 2020 to 2031.BMW said it had also signed a battery supply contract with Samsung SDI worth 2.9 billion euros, valid from 2021 to 2031.BMW said it would get the cobalt it needs for cell production from mines in Australia and Morocco and provide it to CATL and Samsung SDI. It said it would source the lithium from mines including in Australia.BMW plans to have 25 electrified models in its offering by 2023, with more than half of them fully electric. It expects sales of electrified vehicles to double between 2019 and 2021.Europe’s auto industry is promoting zero-emissions cars as a way to comply … [Read more...] about BMW orders more than 10 bn euros’ worth of battery cells
Mumbai: Indian equity investors are facing a great dilemma: benchmark stock indices hover near record highs when economic growth is near multi-quarter lows. The BSE Sensex closed just shy of its lifetime high on Wednesday. After scaling a new intra-day record of 40,816, the 30-share index ended 181 points, or 0.45%, higher at 40,651, 2 points short of its all-time closing high, hit on November 7, 2019. Nifty closed just below the crucial 12,000 mark, advancing 59 points, or 0.49%, to end at 11,999. But the broader market is telling a different story, indicating that only a narrow band of stocks are supporting the rally. “It is only at the index level and a narrow list of stocks that are making it look like the market is doing very well. The broader market has not been in a great shape for the past couple of years,” said Gautam Chhaochharia, Head of Research at UBS Securities. BSE-500 index closed at 15,461 on Wednesday, and was 2.67 per cent, or 426 points, away from … [Read more...] about What’s driving stock market to record high despite multi-quarter low growth?
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