Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting on the development of the country’s metallurgical sector, via video link, at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on August 1, 2022. Sputnik/Pavel Byrkin/Kremlin via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record This content was produced in Russia, where coverage of Russian military operations in … Read more

US automakers say 70% of EV models would not qualify for tax credit under Senate bill

US automakers say 70% of EV models would not qualify for tax credit under Senate bill

The new GM logo is seen on the facade of the General Motors headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., March 16, 2021. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Most electric vehicle models would not be eligible for a $7,500 tax credit for American buyers under … Read more

Bombing Hits Power Lines At Ukraine Nuclear Plant, Both Sides Trade Blame

Bombing Hits Power Lines At Ukraine Nuclear Plant, Both Sides Trade Blame

Technicians shut down reactor at Europe’s largest nuclear power plant Three grain ships leave Ukrainian Black Sea ports Turkey’s Erdogan meets Putin in Russia Fighting in the east centers on a fortified village Kyiv, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Shelling hit a high-voltage power line at a major Ukrainian nuclear power plant captured by Russia on … Read more

The United States describes China’s military action on Taiwan as unjustified and Beijing sanctions Pelosi

The United States describes China’s military action on Taiwan as unjustified and Beijing sanctions Pelosi

Taiwan downplays concerns China conducts unprecedented military exercises in Taiwan Follows US House Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taipei China says it will sanction Pelosi for ‘ruthless’ actions Pelosi in Japan Joins Prime Minister Kishida in Condemning China TAIPEI, Aug 5 (Reuters) – China’s missile launch during military exercises around Taiwan was an unwarranted escalation, U.S. … Read more

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – European stocks fell slightly on Friday but were still headed for a weekly gain, as traders awaited U.S. jobs data due later in the session for clues on health. of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI World Equity Index, which tracks stocks in 47 countries, rose 0.2% and is headed … Read more

Ukraine wants maritime safe passage deal to extend beyond grain

Ukraine wants maritime safe passage deal to extend beyond grain

Three grain ships leave the ports of Ukraine First ship to arrive in Ukraine since the beginning of the war Fighting in the east is ‘hell,’ says Zelenskiy NATO chief warns Putin must not be allowed to win ISTANBUL/KYIV, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Three bulk carriers left Ukrainian ports on Friday under a safe passage … Read more

Pelosi praises Taiwan and says trip to Asia was not to change the status quo

Pelosi praises Taiwan and says trip to Asia was not to change the status quo

TOKYO, Aug 5 (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday praised Taiwan, pledged U.S. solidarity and said her tour of Asia, which led to unprecedented military exercises by part of an angry China, it was never about changing the regional status quo. Pelosi and a congressional delegation were in Japan on the final … Read more

Analysis: Taiwan Tensions Reveal Challenges for US Navy as Chinese Threat Grows

Analysis: Taiwan Tensions Reveal Challenges for US Navy as Chinese Threat Grows

HONG KONG, Aug 5 (Reuters) – The long route of Tuesday’s flight by Nancy Pelosi over Borneo to Taipei and the complex passage of a US aircraft carrier through the South China Sea highlight the difficulties US forces now face against an army Chinese eager to flex his muscles over Taiwan. US military officials repeatedly … Read more

China fires missiles in largest drills in history in Taiwan waters

China fires missiles in largest drills in history in Taiwan waters

Chinese military exercises include missile launches Suspected drones fly over Taiwanese islands Taiwan says several government websites were hacked China says it’s an internal matter TAIPEI, Aug 4 (Reuters) – China fired multiple missiles around Taiwan on Thursday as it carried out unprecedented military exercises a day after a visit by U.S. House Speaker Nancy … Read more

ASEAN warns of Taiwan’s ‘miscalculation’ risk, ready to help dialogue

ASEAN warns of Taiwan’s ‘miscalculation’ risk, ready to help dialogue

A woman passes flags for the ASEAN Summit at the Suntec Convention Center in Singapore, November 11, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar Su Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record PHNOM PENH, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Southeast Asian regional bloc ASEAN warned on Thursday of the risk that volatility caused by tensions across the Taiwan … Read more