Automakers seek to reignite vehicle financing market in Brazil – Global Fleet

To increase the falling vehicle financing market in Brazil, local automakers are pushing for the reduction of the country’s Financial Operations Tax (IOF) which directly impacts the number of financing contracts for automobiles.Local automobile manufacturers association Anfavea is currently discussing the matter with the Ministry of Economy, working to zero or at least reduce the […]

ALD partners with VEMO to boost electric vehicles in Mexico – Global Fleet

Mobility solutions company ALD Automotive continues to push its clean mobility plan in Latin America through “Move 2025”, now in Mexico with its official smart charging infrastructure partner VEMO.Winning the contract through a tender, the Mexico-based mobility solutions company will help the multinational transition to the full-service leasing of electric vehicles (EV) by providing consultation […]

Worldcoin co-founder in talks with Multicoin, Variant for ‘Blackrock for new economy’ venture – TechCrunch

Max Novendstern, co-founder and former chief executive of Worldcoin, is working on a new venture, according to sources and regulatory filings and an investor deck obtained by TechCrunch.A Worldcoin spokesperson confirmed that Novendstern left the firm last year, something which hasn’t been previously reported, but continues to advise the firm. Novendstern did not respond to a […]

Apple announces the M2 – TechCrunch

Apple today announced the M2, the first of its next-gen Apple Silicon Chips. Back in late 2020, Apple announced its first M1 system on a chip (SoC), which integrates the company’s customized ARM-based CPUs with its GPUs, Neural Engine for AI applications, Apple’s Secure Enclave and various signal processors and I/O controllers. The chip made […]

Maven Belle Stays Perfect in G2 Matamata Breeders Stakes – Breednet

Classy juvenile filly Maven Belle made it three wins from three starts when she swept to a clearcut victory in the feature race at Matamata on Saturday, the Gr.2 J Swap Contractors Ltd Matamata Breeders’ Stakes (1200m).The Jamie Richards-trained daughter of Burgundy had looked to have a touch of class when she won on debut […]

TikTok expands max video length to 10 minutes, up from 3 minutes – TechCrunch

TikTok is starting to roll out the ability for users to upload videos up to 10 minutes in length, the company confirmed to TechCrunch. The official launch comes as Tiktok has been testing the change over the past several months. Previously, TikTok videos could be up to 3 minutes in length following a change in […]

Rio’s Carnival parade returns after long pandemic hiatus – The Seattle Times

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Colorful floats and flamboyant dancers are delighting tens of thousands jammed into Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Sambadrome, putting on a delayed Carnival celebration after the pandemic halted the dazzling displays.Rio de Janeiro’s top samba schools began strutting their stuff late Friday, which was the first evening of the two-night spectacle. […]

Eulogy reward for consistent filly at Awapuni – Stuff

RACING: Belle En Rouge bucked recent history when she headed to Awapuni and capped a consistent spring with a deserved victory in Saturday’s Gr.3 LawnMaster Eulogy Stakes (1600m). The Burgundy filly been a black-type placegetter in both of her last two starts, including a close third in last month’s Gr.1 New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m). […]

Brazilian president calls activist Greta Thunberg a 'brat' – Belfast Telegraph

Belfasttelegraph Search Search Wednesday, 28 December 2022 | 10°C Belfast Search Search Menu Sections Search Search Menu Sections Premium subscribers enjoy unlimited access to all articles. But there’s more: discover your full benefits now. Close Jair Bolsonaro and Greta Thunberg (AP)/By Marcelo de Sousa, Associated Press December 10 2019 05:16 PM Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro […]