SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rose by 1 percent on Tuesday amid supply cuts by producer club OPEC and Russia, although analysts said much bigger gains were unlikely because of a darkening economic outlook capped gains. FILE PHOTO: A worker at an oil field owned by Bashneft, Bashkortostan, Russia, January 28, 2015. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/File Photo
An anti-Brexit demonstrator holds an EU umbrella outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, January 14, 2019. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s parliament is debating whether to support Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, a decision which will define Britain’s departure from the European Union and set the course for the country’s economy.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump laid out a White House feast fit for a government shutdown on Monday: silver platters heaped high with McDonald’s quarter pounders and the red-and-white burger wrappers of Wendy’s. White House chefs normally would serve much fancier fare underneath the stern gaze of the portrait of Abraham Lincoln in
BANGKOK (Reuters) – The Thai capital fired water cannon into the hot tropical air and hosed down streets on Monday as authorities handed out masks in a bid to combat air pollution in one of the world’s most visited cities which has been blanketed by smog since Saturday. The skyline is seen through air pollution
MONTREAL (Reuters) – The Russian doping scandal is set for a messy end with World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) Compliance Review Commission (CRC) considering possible new sanctions on Monday even as an inspection team was retrieving data from a Moscow laboratory. FILE PHOTO: Gunter Younger, Director of Intelligence and Investigations at the World Anti Doping Agency,
Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves from the back of 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, January 14, 2019. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will force a second parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal despite facing defeat, The Sun reported on Monday. The British parliament is widely expected to vote against
(Reuters) – Comcast’s NBCUniversal will launch a streaming media service in early 2020 under a pricing model that seeks to mollify traditional pay TV providers while going after a market dominated by Netflix Inc and Amazon.com Inc. The Comcast NBC Universal logo is shown on a building in Los Angeles, California, U.S. June 13, 2018.
NEW YORK/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Liberty Latin America Ltd (LILA.O), a wireless and cable operator in South America and the Caribbean, has approached peer Millicom International Cellular SA TIGOsdb.ST with an acquisition offer, Millicom said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Mauricio Ramos, CEO of Millicom, poses before an interview with Reuters at the Mobile World Congress in
Մաշկի պիգմենտացիայի խախտում ունեցող տղան մասնակցել է իռլանդական Primark նորաձևության ապրանքանիշի գովազդային արշավին, հաղորդում է Metro-ն: Ապրանքանիշի հագուստը գովազդող տղայի լուսանկարները պաստառների տեսքով հայտնվել են խանութներում և Primark-ի պաշտոնական կայքում: Changing Faces բրիտանական բարեգործական կազմակերպությունը, որն աջակցում է դեմքի և մարմնի թերություններ ունեցող մարդկանց, իր երախտագիտությունն է հայտնել ընկերությանը: «Մենք ուրախ էինք մաշկի պիգմենտացիայի խախտում
LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May urged MPs on Monday to take a “second look” at her deal to leave the European Union, a last-ditch effort to win over a parliament that looks set to reject the agreement. The fate of the United Kingdom’s March 29 exit from the EU is in the
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The largest actors union in the United States on Monday accused the organizers of the Oscars of trying to intimidate celebrities not to present at rival award shows. FILE PHOTO: 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards – Show – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 21/01/2018 – Actor Morgan Freeman accepts the Life Achievement
BERLIN (Reuters) – German conservative Manfred Weber, who is running to take over the European Union’s top job this year, urged British lawmakers on Monday to approve Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, which he said could not be renegotiated. Manfred Weber, member of the Christian Social Union party (CSU) and top candidate of the
LONDON (Reuters) – A British company plans to launch a Braille e-reader for blind people this year that should greatly enhance their reading experience and spare them from lugging around hefty print volumes. Since it was developed by Louis Braille in the 19th Century, the alphabet of raised dots has brought the joy of reading
(Reuters) – Newmont Mining Corp said on Monday it would buy smaller rival Goldcorp Inc for $10 billion, creating the world’s biggest gold producer in the face of dwindling easy-to-find reserves of the precious metal. FILE PHOTO: Senior refinery technician Vincente Sandoval puts a gold “button” into a furnace to be further refined to form
FILE PHOTO: HSBC’s building in Canary Wharf is seen behind a City of London sign outside Billingsgate Market in London, Britain, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC (HSBA.L) has settled $250 billion worth of forex trades using blockchain in the last year, it said on Monday, suggesting the heavily hyped technology is