Stocks are falling even as fears of high interest rates fade

font size Stocks rallied in recent sessions as investor fears were eased by the Fed’s tightening. dream time Stocks closed lower on Monday after the S&P 500 index’s best day since 2020 on Friday. Fears of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates too quickly appear to be easing, but indicators could not hold on to … Read more

Ukraine says at least 13 people were killed in a Russian missile attack on a shopping mall

Ukrainian officials say a shopping center was hit by missiles President Zelensky condemns the attack Russia denies targeting civilians in Ukraine KREMENCHUK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Two Russian missiles struck a crowded shopping center in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchug on Monday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 50, the region’s governor said. President … Read more

G7 lifts sanctions on Russia, approaches oil price ceiling agreement

G7 announces new sanctions on Russia on Tuesday – US official G7 to work with other countries, the private sector on oil price ceiling Japan tries to lower zero-emission vehicle target from G7 statement Schloss Elmau, Germany, June 27 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven rich democracies will commit on Tuesday to a new, coordinated … Read more

Legal clashes await US companies that cover workers’ abortion costs

Abortion rights advocates protest before the US Supreme Court the day after the Supreme Court ruling in Dobbs v. Women’s Health Organization for Abortion, overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade abortion decision, in Washington, US, June 25, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 26 (Reuters) – A … Read more

Biden says G7 must hold together as gold sanctions target Putin’s ‘war machine’

Biden says Russia failed to divide the G7 Biden condemns the “barbarism” of the bombing of Kyiv with missiles Gold ban targets ‘Putin’s war machine’, says British PM A ceiling on import oil prices is also being discussed, says a German source It is not clear whether the EU will support a ban on gold … Read more

Russia slips into default as payment deadline expires

The clock on the Spasskaya Tower shows the time at noon next to the Moscow Kremlin and St. Basil’s Cathedral, March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The grace period ends on a $100 million interest payment due on May 27th Russia says it has money to … Read more

EU plans life without Russian gas amid rising inflation

Latvian Prime Minister says: ‘Gone is the idea of ​​cheap energy’ Inflation in the euro area has risen to an all-time high Germany warns that some industries may have to close this winter BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders warned on Friday that “cheap energy is gone” and agreed to step up preparations for further … Read more

Ukrainians prepare to withdraw from the besieged city of Severodonetsk as Russians advance slowly

Ukraine’s EU candidacy will strengthen Europe – Zelensky Ukrainian forces take new positions in Severodonetsk Russia bombs targets across the Donbass River The war marks four months since the invasion Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine on Friday signaled the withdrawal of its forces from the city of Severodonetsk, which has seen weeks of intense bombing and … Read more

US meets with refineries on high pump prices; No plan yet – sources

US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm has expressed interest in a possible lifting of gasoline rules to combat smog to combat high pump prices and backed away from a plan to ban fuel exports during a wide-ranging meeting with refiners, two industry sources said. Thursday. With tensions rising between US President Joe Biden and Big Oil, … Read more

Afghanistan earthquake: “What do we do when another disaster strikes?” Afghans are facing crises on all fronts

The slow response, exacerbated by international sanctions and decades of mismanagement, concerns humanitarians, such as Obaidullah Baher, a lecturer in transitional justice at the American University of Afghanistan. “This is a very patchy solution to a problem that we need to start thinking (about) in the medium to long term…what do we do when (another … Read more