Germany, EU race to fix energy crisis

Germany, EU race to fix energy crisis

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Germany plans to expand lending to energy firms EU securities watchdog mulling EU-wide measures Commission to announce broader plans on Wednesday BERLIN/FRANKFURT, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Germany will step up lending to energy firms at risk of being crushed by soaring gas prices, it said Tuesday, … Read more

Kremlin: German ex-chancellor Schroeder in Moscow, meeting possible

Kremlin: German ex-chancellor Schroeder in Moscow, meeting possible

Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder is pictured during an interview with Reuters in his office in Berlin, Germany, November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register This content was produced in Russia where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, July 26 (Reuters) – The … Read more

China’s home-grown C919 jet nears certification as test planes complete tasks

China’s home-grown C919 jet nears certification as test planes complete tasks

The fifth prototype of China’s home-built C919 passenger plane takes off for its first test flight from Shanghai Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China October 24, 2019. Picture taken October 24, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, July 23 (Reuters) – China’s homegrown C919 narrow-body jet, designed to challenge … Read more

Britain braces for record temperatures as Europe’s wildfires rage

Britain braces for record temperatures as Europe’s wildfires rage

Driver runs for life as flames engulf digger in Spain Heatwave consistent with climate change, scientists say Firefighters still battle to contain wildfires Temperatures begin to ease in parts of southern Europe MADRID/LISBON July 18 (Reuters) – Britain was heading for its highest temperatures on record and firefighters battled blazes across southern Europe as a … Read more

Forty-five nations pledge to coordinate evidence of war crimes in Ukraine

Forty-five nations pledge to coordinate evidence of war crimes in Ukraine

EU countries, US, UK, Canada, Mexico, Australia in deal Commit 20 mln euros to assist International Criminal Court Aim is to avoid overlapping investigations in Ukraine Meeting overshadowed by missile strike in Ukraine’s west THE HAGUE, July 14 (Reuters) – The United States and more than 40 other countries agreed on Thursday to coordinate investigations … Read more

The ‘Big Package’: How Russia was driven to default

The ‘Big Package’: How Russia was driven to default

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen arrives for the European Union leaders summit, as EU’s leaders attempt to agree on Russian oil sanctions in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Brussels, Belgium May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Johanna Geron//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) – Russia’s … Read more

Belarus opposition leader calls for more sanctions against Lukashenko over Ukraine

Belarus opposition leader calls for more sanctions against Lukashenko over Ukraine

THE HAGUE, April 22 (Reuters) – Exiled Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya called on Friday for harsher sanctions against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko who she says must share full responsibility for Russia’s war in Ukraine. Russia sent tens of thousands of troops into Ukraine on Feb. 24 from both Russian and Belarusian territory, in what … Read more

Canada says G20 cannot function with Russia at the table

Canada says G20 cannot function with Russia at the table

Candian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland speaks to journalists outside the US Trade Representative’s office in Washington, US, August 28, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 22 (Reuters) – Canada’s Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland on Friday said that it was impossible to collaborate with Russia in the … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Ukraine’s top steelmaker vows never to work under Russian occupation

EXCLUSIVE Ukraine’s top steelmaker vows never to work under Russian occupation

Metinvest controlled by Ukraine’s richest man Ukraine’s iron ore output down over 50%, it says Figures lay bare industrial toll of Russia’s invasion Company says it will not work under Russian occupation April 15 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s biggest steelmaker Metinvest [RIC:RIC:METIV.UL] vowed on Friday never to operate under Russian occupation and said that more than … Read more