Japan's, a top 4 region in terms of PGM demand (after China, Europe and North America) in 2020 according to Johnson Matthey, has an ambition to get the leadership position as a hydrogen focused economy to meet its zero-emission goal.
· Development of new generation of catalysts based on modified materials utilising PGM to be implemented in various fields, including but not limited to hydrogen production, fuel cells and treatment of nuclear contaminated water.
· Japanese recent investments in PGM deposits include Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) ownership of 12.95% and Hanwa's acquisition of 9.75% in Platinum Group Metals Ltd in South Africa.
Is Eurasia Mining next on the list!! Hold on to your golden tickets
Marc Allera, future Chairman of the JV and CEO BT's Consumer division said "It's great news that the CMA has approved the new JV that we are forming with Warner Bros. Discovery, combining the very best of BT Sport and Eurosport UK, to create an exciting new offer for live sport programming in the UK. Today is a huge milestone, as we now look toward day one of the new business, which we hope to be in the coming weeks."