China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

Italy, France deepen strategic ties, while Merkel’s exit tests Europe

France, Italy seal the pact on closer economic, other ties Coincides with shift change in Germany No reorientation of Paris’ priorities, Macron says Testy relations were improved after Draghi became Italian Prime Minister ROM, November 26 (Reuters) – Italy and France on Friday signed a treaty to strengthen bilateral ties and strengthen their coordination within … Read more

China asks Didi to delist from US due to security fears – Bloomberg News

SHANGHAI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Chinese regulators have asked top executives of ride-highiling giant Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) to devise a plan to delist from US stock markets for fear of data security, Bloomberg News reported. China’s tech watchdog wants management to remove the company from the New York Stock Exchange due to concerns about … Read more

London’s Big Ben to show fresh face to ring in New Year

Bong: Big Ben has to re-emerge from the scaffolding for the New Year Bong: London’s landmark has been hidden for major restoration Bong: Dials have been painted in original Prussian blue LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Big Ben’s dials will emerge from a shroud of scaffolding in time for the world-famous clock to perform its … Read more

‘Black Friday’ pulls through November amid tight US stocks

CHICAGO, Nov. 23 (Reuters) – Facing scarce stocks at the end of the year and labor shortages make retailers “Black Friday” a month-long event. Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, said Monday it had already launched “Black Friday” discounts, such as $ 30 off AirPods and KidKraft dollhouses. Walmart, whose stores will be closed on Thanksgiving … Read more

Britain requires charging points for electric cars in new buildings

LONDON, Nov. 21 (Reuters) – Charging points for electric vehicles are to be installed in new buildings in the UK from next year under new legislation, which will be announced by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, his office said in a statement on Sunday. It said the rules would lead to up to 145,000 extra charging … Read more

Amazon will stop accepting Visa’s UK credit cards over high fees

A Visa credit card is held in front of an Amazon logo in this image illustration taken September 6, 2017. REUTERS / Philippe Wojazer / Illustration November 17 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Wednesday that it would stop accepting Visa Inc (VN) credit cards issued in the UK from next year due to … Read more

Kula shares lose ground under Glasgow climate agreement

Smoke waves from a chimney at a coke factory in Hefei, Anhui Province October 2, 2010. REUTERS / Stringer / File Photo Coal miners’ stocks are falling in China, elsewhere Selling crimps long rally in the middle of energy squeeze Oil down, gas constantly China’s coal futures are sinking in the middle of production SYDNEY, … Read more

Getaround car sharing company settles with Washington, DC for $ 950,000

The above company and law firm names are automatically generated based on the text of the article. We’ll improve this feature as we continue to test and develop in beta. We welcome feedback that you can provide by using the feedback tab on the right side of the page. WASHINGTON, July 23 (Reuters) – Getaround … Read more