Ukraine eyes billions in euros from Europe electricity exports

Ukraine eyes billions in euros from Europe electricity exports

Building cranes and power lines connecting pylons of high-tension electricity are seen next to a construction site of new apartment blocks in Kyiv, Ukraine July 10, 2020. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, June 8 (Reuters) – Ukraine hopes to make 1.5 billion euros from electricity exports to the … Read more

Russia in “failure to pay” credit event, investor committee says

Russia in “failure to pay” credit event, investor committee says

Woman holds Russian Ruble banknotes in this illustration taken May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK/LONDON, June 1 (Reuters) – A panel of investors on Wednesday determined Russia had triggered a credit event after it failed to pay nearly $1.9 million in interest on a sovereign … Read more

Germany to change constitution to enable $110 billion defense fund

Germany to change constitution to enable 0 billion defense fund

A Leopard tank and a Puma tank are seen at the Munster military base, in Munster, Germany, February 7, 2022. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, May 29 (Reuters) – Germany has agreed to change its constitution to allow for a credit-based special defense fund of 100 billion … Read more

Russian oligarchs to be targeted in US aid package for Ukraine, Schumer says

Russian oligarchs to be targeted in US aid package for Ukraine, Schumer says

FILE PHOTO – US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks during a news conference about legislative efforts to lower gas prices, on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 1 (Reuters) – US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Sunday … Read more

Ukrainian forces stop Russian advance towards Sloviansk – presidential aid

Ukrainian forces stop Russian advance towards Sloviansk – presidential aid

Ukrainian sappers arrive in the eastern Ukrainian village of Semenovka, near Sloviansk, July 14, 2014. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 20 (Reuters) – Ukrainian troops have held up an advance by Russian forces from the northeastern city of Izyum towards nearby Sloviansk, Oleksiy Arestovych, a Ukrainian presidential advisor … Read more

Exclusive: Canada to invest C$2 billion on mineral strategy for EV battery supply chain

Exclusive: Canada to invest C billion on mineral strategy for EV battery supply chain

OTTAWA, April 4 (Reuters) – Canada’s federal budget will include an investment of at least C$2 billion ($1.6 billion) for a strategy to accelerate the production and processing of critical minerals needed for the electric vehicle (EV) battery supply chain, two senior government sources said. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government, which is due to release … Read more

US providing Ukraine with supplies in case Russia deploys chemical weapons

US providing Ukraine with supplies in case Russia deploys chemical weapons

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing at the White House, in Washington, DC, US March 21, 2022. REUTERS/Leah Millis Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 1 (Reuters) – The United States is providing Ukraine with supplies and equipment in case Russia deploys chemical or biological weapons … Read more