Five Chinese state-owned companies will be withdrawn from the NYSE

Five Chinese state-owned companies will be withdrawn from the NYSE

SHANGHAI / HONG KONG, Aug. 12 (Reuters) – Five Chinese state-owned companies including China Life Insurance (601628.SS) and oil giant Sinopec (600028.SS) said Friday they would withdraw from the New York Stock Exchange amid spikes diplomatic actions and economic tensions with the United States. The companies that also include Aluminum Corporation of China (Chalco) (601600.SS), … Read more

Iran Claims EU Proposal To Revive Nuclear Talks May Be “Acceptable”

Iran Claims EU Proposal To Revive Nuclear Talks May Be “Acceptable”

DUBAI, August 12 (Reuters) – European Union proposal to revive talks to save the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran “May be acceptable if it provides guarantees” on Tehran’s key demands, the state news agency IRNA said on Friday a senior Iranian diplomat. The EU announced on Monday that it had presented a “final” text after … Read more

US gasoline prices dropped below $ 4 for the first time since March

US gasoline prices dropped below $ 4 for the first time since March

The demand for gasoline declined in the summer Lower-income households spend less when prices fall The US retail price hit a record high in June Aug. 11 (Reuters) – The median retail price of US gasoline fell below $ 4 a gallon on Thursday for the first time in months, giving some relief to drivers … Read more

South Korea and China are clashing over the US anti-missile shield, complicating the conciliation process

South Korea and China are clashing over the US anti-missile shield, complicating the conciliation process

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor as seen in Seongju, South Korea, June 13, 2017 Photo taken June 13, 2017 REUTERS / Kim Hong-Ji Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Reuters) – China and South Korea clashed over the US anti-missile shield on Thursday, threatening to undermine … Read more

US productivity recorded its largest annual decline in history in the second quarter

US productivity recorded its largest annual decline in history in the second quarter

Aug 9 (Reuters) – US worker productivity fell in the second quarter at the fastest pace since 1948, when the Department of Labor began tracking it, while unit labor cost growth accelerated, suggesting strong wage pressure will continue to help keep inflation down raised. Non-farm productivity, which measures hourly productivity per employee, has declined by … Read more

The US accepts the first delivery of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner in year 21 – source

The US accepts the first delivery of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner in year 21 – source

The Boeing logo is displayed on the screen on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, USA, August 7, 2019. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASZYNGTON, Aug. 8 (Reuters) – The U.S. government approved the first Boeing (BA.N) 787 Dreamliner for delivery from 2021 … Read more

Biden says he is concerned about Chinese movements around Taiwan

Biden says he is concerned about Chinese movements around Taiwan

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to journalists while boarding Air Force One on a trip to eastern Kentucky to visit families hit by the recent flooding as he departs from the Delaware National Guard base in New Castle, Delaware, U.S., August 8, 2022 r. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque Sign up now for FREE unlimited access … Read more

China announces new military exercises around Taiwan

China announces new military exercises around Taiwan

TAIPEI, Aug 8 (Reuters) – The Chinese military announced on Monday a new military exercise in the seas and airspace around Taiwan – the day after its largest-ever exercise is scheduled to end in protest against US House President Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taipei last week. The Chinese Eastern Theater Command said it would conduct … Read more

Chinese and Taiwanese warships see each other as drills about to end

Chinese and Taiwanese warships see each other as drills about to end

Chinese and Taiwanese ships cruising the high seas “cat and mouse” Four days of Chinese exercises will end at noon China warns the US not to cause a major crisis TAIPEI, Aug. 7 (Reuters) – Chinese and Taiwanese warships played cat and mouse on the high seas on Sunday hours before the scheduled end of … Read more

Ukraine wants the Safe Transport Agreement to go beyond grain

Ukraine wants the Safe Transport Agreement to go beyond grain

Three grain ships leave the Ukrainian Black Sea ports The first ship is to arrive in Ukraine from the beginning of the war Fighting in the East is “hell”, says Zelenski The head of NATO warns that Putin cannot win ISTANBUL / Kyiv, August 5 (Reuters) – Three grain ships left Ukrainian ports on Friday, … Read more