Americas

Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Nippon Steel worries about U.S. trade action, yen’s surge

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A logo of Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is pictured outside its headquarters in Tokyo November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/File PhotoTOKYO (Reuters) [more…]

Mexico identifies remains as belonging to missing federal agents

Mexico identifies remains as belonging to missing federal agents

Published 19/02/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The Mexican attorney general’s office said on Sunday that human remains found last week belong to two federal agents from its [more…]

New Zealand pushes for text of reinvigorated Trans-Pacific trade…

New Zealand pushes for text of reinvigorated Trans-Pacific trade…

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern smiles as she answers a question during a media conference in Sydney, Australia, November 5, 2017. [more…]

Little-known Venezuelan evangelical pastor launches presidential bid

Little-known Venezuelan evangelical pastor launches presidential bid

Published 19/02/2018

CARACAS (Reuters) - A little-known Venezuelan evangelical pastor on Sunday launched his candidacy for the upcoming presidential election, an illustration of the growing religious influence [more…]

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Published 18/02/2018

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonNEW [more…]

Former U.S. presidential candidate Romney announces Utah Senate bid

Former U.S. presidential candidate Romney announces Utah Senate bid

Published 17/02/2018

Former U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks at the Utah County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner, in Provo, Utah, U.S. February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Jim UrquhartPROVO, [more…]

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey,…

Published 17/02/2018

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s new “petro” cryptocurrency will attract investments from Turkey, Qatar, the United States and Europe, the country’s cryptocurrency regulator said on Friday. [more…]

Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day seven

Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day seven

Published 16/02/2018

Figure Skating – Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Men Single Skating short program competition – Gangneung Ice Arena - Gangneung, South Korea – February 16, [more…]

As mining investors push caution, Glencore differs from rivals

As mining investors push caution, Glencore differs from rivals

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The logo of commodities trader Glencore is pictured in front of the company's headquarters in Baar, Switzerland, November 20, 2012. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File PhotoTORONTO/MELBOURNE [more…]

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray arrives to a meeting with senators of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) at the Senate building in Mexico [more…]