Dollar stumbles as markets reassess their interest rate bets, ECB watched

US dollar banknotes are shown in this illustration taken, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US bets on a rate hike slow the path of aggressive Fed tightening Investors look forward to the annual European Central Bank Forum in Sintra The US dollar is … Read more

US dollar falls as markets reassess Fed rate path

US dollar banknotes are shown in this illustration taken, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The US dollar recorded its first weekly decline this month US bets on a rate hike slow the path of aggressive Fed tightening US new home sales soar; Michigan’s … 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

The US Food and Drug Administration has suspended sales of JUUL e-cigarettes as part of the anti-nicotine campaign

June 23 (Reuters) – The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday banned Juul Labs Inc from selling its e-cigarettes in the United States, potentially dealing a fatal blow to the once-high-flying San Francisco company. After a nearly two-year review of scientific and public health data provided by the company, the agency said the apps “lack … Read more

Expect a ‘brutal battle’ as regulators approach Apple around the world

Experts anticipate a “brutal battle” between Apple and global regulators amid concerns about how the company could “overstate” its privacy and security claims for commercial gain and reduce interoperability to keep users locked in a “walled garden”. Global experts and competition policy leaders gathered at the Data, Technology and Analytics 2022 Conference last week, hosted … Read more

Thousands walk out in Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years as Johnson vows to stay firm

More than 40,000 railway workers have left The government is under pressure due to the cost of living crisis Trade unions say strike could start ‘summer of discontent’ LONDON (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of workers walked out on the first day of Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years on Tuesday, as commuters faced … Read more

Russians advance and Zelensky expects escalation as EU prepares to welcome Ukraine

EU takes decision on Ukraine’s membership bid Zelensky says the battle for Donbass will intensify Sievierodonetsk city center of Russian attacks NATO’s Stoltenberg says the war could go on for years Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian forces seized riverside territory along the frontline in eastern Ukraine on Monday and President Volodymyr Zelensky predicted Moscow would step … Read more

Russia asks Ukraine to lay down arms in the Battle of Severodonetsk

Severodonetsk city center to fight for eastern Ukraine Hundreds are trapped at the Azot chemical plant in Severodonetsk NATO defense ministers are scheduled to discuss military aid to Ukraine Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia told Ukrainian forces holed up in a chemical plant in the besieged city of Severodonetsk to lay down their weapons early on … Read more

Rwanda deportation: European Court of Human Rights halts first flight

“All the migrants have been taken off the plane and the flight to Rwanda will not take off as scheduled tonight,” according to British news agency BA Media. But on the evening the plane was expected to depart, the European Court of Human Rights issued a series of rulings in the cases of the last … Read more

Ukraine says troops are holding out in Severdonetsk after last bridge destroyed

The last bridge to Sievierodonetsk . destroyed The mayor says some evacuations are still possible Ukraine seeks howitzers, tanks and drones from the West Ukraine records gains in the south Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday its forces were holding out inside Severodonetsk and trying to evacuate civilians after Russia destroyed the last bridge … Read more