Ukraine warns of new Russian attack; Sweden and Finland are close to joining NATO

Ukraine warns of new southern Russian attack Ukraine says strike force targeted president’s hometown The United States and Italy agree to Finland and Sweden’s accession to NATO Ukraine calls on China to help end war, says SCMP Kyiv/WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 (Reuters) – Ukraine said Russia has begun building a military offensive force targeting President Volodymyr … Read more

Exclusive: Russian soft drink maker targets 50% of market to fill gap left by Coca-Cola and Pepsi

This content was produced in Russia where coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine is restricted by law MOSCOW (Reuters) – As the world’s largest soft drink makers cut ties with Russia, local producer Chernogolovka aims to capture 50 percent of the country’s nearly $9 billion market, its boss told Reuters. The mass exodus of … Read more

UK driving favorite Liz Truss Yew turned to pay plan in her first big gaffe

Conservative Trus cede major pledge Opponents say the policy would have hit nurses and police officers Polls show a conflicting picture of Truss’ progress The Daily Mail gives Truss its support LONDON (Reuters) – British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss, the front-runner to replace Boris Johnson as prime minister, was forced to back out of one … Read more

Antitrust watchers go big on drama, light on plot

Penguin’s books are seen in a second-hand bookshop in central London on October 29, 2012. Britain’s Pearson has agreed to merge its Penguin book division with Bertelsmann’s Random House to create the world’s leading consumer publishing house, in apparent disdain for Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. REUTERS / Stefan Wermot Register now to get free unlimited … Read more

The governor said Russia is striking a city in southern Ukraine, killing a grain-exporting country

Ukraine bombs a Russian base on the Black Sea, according to the governor Russia hit Mykolaiv and killed the source and his wife Zelensky says the grain harvest may be halved because of the war Zelensky orders the evacuation of Donetsk Dozens of prisoners of war were killed in a strike at a separatist-controlled prison … Read more

London High Court rules against Venezuela’s Maduro in a billion-dollar gold battle

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looks at during a meeting with Alejandro Dominguez, president of the South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, at Miraflores Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, July 11, 2022. REUTERS/Leonardo Fernandez Fil√≥ria Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – The High Court in London has rejected President Nicolas Maduro’s … Read more

Analysis: The world’s largest bond markets are back in favour, as recession fears mount

Global indices are displayed on a screen on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – One day you get out of the house, the next you … Read more

Ukraine bombs Russian forces in the south near Kyiv

Ukraine is trying to disrupt supply lines and bomb bridges Targeting Russian forces with air strikes Russia strikes Kyiv region for the first time in weeks ‘Critical’ details in preparation for grain shipments – UN Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine intensified its counterattacks against Russian forces in the south as Moscow bombed the outskirts of Kyiv … Read more

Stocks rise as markets bet on more gradual price increases

Pedestrians wearing protective face masks walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average share, amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan, July 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issa Kato Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian stocks followed suit on Friday from a late rally on Wall Street, as … Read more

Russia cuts gas flows further as it urges Europe to save energy

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) – Russia delivered less gas to Europe on Wednesday in another escalation in the face of an energy crisis between Moscow and the European Union that will make it difficult for the European Union to fill up more expensive stocks. Before the winter heating season. Cut off supplies, indicated by Gazprom (GAZP.MM) Earlier … Read more