Asian stocks extend global slump, yen perks at signs of intervention

An electronic stock trading board is displayed inside a conference room in Tokyo, Japan November 1, 2021. REUTERS/Issei Kato Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record Nikkei falls 2.3%, S&P 500 futures stabilize The dollar falls 0.6% against the yen on the news of the BoJ rate control US 2-year yields … Read more

Twitter Whistleblower Reveals Employees Concern China May Collect User Data

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record September 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) executive-turned-whistleblower shows that at least one Chinese agent is working at the company, Sen. Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks during a Senate hearing Tuesday on whistleblower testimony. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, a famous … Read more

Ukraine pushes to take back all land from Russia and asks for Western weapons

Ukraine has recaptured dozens of cities in a rapid advance Many fleeing Russian troops have left Ukraine: US official Zelenskiy asks for anti-aircraft systems from the West ON THE ROAD TO BALAKLIIA, Ukraine, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday it aimed to liberate all of its territory after pushing back Russian forces in … Read more

Biden touts ‘Cancer Moonshot’ on anniversary of JFK’s Boston speech

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record BOSTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden signed orders on Monday to pump more government dollars into the U.S. biotech industry, promoting his drive to create new treatments and lower the death rate from cancer. Cancer “doesn’t care if you’re a Republican or a … Read more

Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know right now

Firefighters work at the site of a thermal power plant damaged by a Russian missile attack, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, on September 11, 2022. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine/Handout via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Biden To Hit China With Broader Restrictions On US Chip And Tool Exports

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record WASHINGTON, Sept 11 (Reuters) – The Biden administration next month plans to expand restrictions on U.S. shipments to China of semiconductors used for artificial intelligence and chip-making tools, multiple people familiar with the matter said. The Commerce Department intends to publish new regulations based on … Read more

European stocks and the euro jump on Ukraine’s advances in the northeast

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) – European stocks rose on Monday after Ukrainian forces made a rapid advance in Kharkiv province in Russia’s worst setback since it abandoned its momentum in Kyiv in March, while the euro rallied. appreciated on the back of last week’s European … Read more

Ukraine troops advance after Russian collapse in northeast

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record Ukraine says it takes back 20 more settlements in one day Britain says Moscow likely ordered withdrawal across river Months of Russian profits unraveled in a matter of days KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces advanced further through territory seized from fleeing Russian … Read more

Xi to meet Putin in first trip outside China since COVID began

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China on February 4, 2022. Sputnik/Aleksey Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS: THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record LONDON/BEIJING, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Xi Jinping will leave China for the … Read more

Ukrainian troops raise flag over rail hub as advance threatens to turn into rout

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record Ukrainian advance is the fastest advance in months Thousands of Russian troops face possible encirclement KYIV/HRAKOVE, Ukraine, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials shared photos on Saturday showing troops raising the nation’s flag over the main railway town that has supplied Russian forces in northeastern … Read more