Americas

Turkey’s Erdogan says his meeting with Putin on Syria will bring hope

Turkey’s Erdogan says his meeting with Putin on Syria will bring hope

Published 17/09/2018

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that a joint statement due to be made after his meeting with Russian President [more…]

Musk says Tesla now in ‘delivery logistics hell’

Musk says Tesla now in ‘delivery logistics hell’

Published 17/09/2018

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Sunday acknowledged that the electric carmaker’s problems have now shifted to delivery logistics from [more…]

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts

Published 15/09/2018

(Reuters) - A plea deal by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to cooperate with U.S. prosecutors in their investigation of Russian interference in the [more…]

Brazil space station open for small satellite business

Brazil space station open for small satellite business

Published 15/09/2018

ALCANTARA SPACE CENTER, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil is ready to launch small commercial rockets from its space base near the equator as soon as it [more…]

Bubbling Bolt toasts zero-gravity with champagne

Bubbling Bolt toasts zero-gravity with champagne

Published 13/09/2018

REIMS, France (Reuters) - Usain Bolt sprinted through thin air and sipped champagne floating on his back as he enjoyed near zero-gravity conditions in an [more…]

Japan’s Abe says wants to discuss peace treaty with Putin

Japan’s Abe says wants to discuss peace treaty with Putin

Published 10/09/2018

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to talk to Russian President Vladimir Putin about a peace treaty between Japan and Russia, [more…]

Lightyear buys U.S. blockchain start-up Chain- to move business to…

Lightyear buys U.S. blockchain start-up Chain- to move business to…

Published 10/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - San Francisco technology start-up Chain Inc. has been acquired by Lightyear Corp., a company focused on the Stellar blockchain, Chain Chief [more…]

Tencent shuts poker platform amid widening gaming crackdown

Tencent shuts poker platform amid widening gaming crackdown

Published 10/09/2018

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings will shut a popular Texas Hold’Em poker video game, the Chinese tech giant said to its users on Monday, in [more…]

Meeting of U.S., Central American officials is called off this week

Meeting of U.S., Central American officials is called off this week

Published 10/09/2018

SAN SALVADOR/TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - A U.S.-hosted meeting with Mexico and Central American countries scheduled for this week in Washington has been called off, officials said [more…]

U.S. President Trump facing a ‘coup’: Bannon

U.S. President Trump facing a ‘coup’: Bannon

Published 09/09/2018

ROME (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is facing a “coup”, former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon told Reuters, pointing to an anonymous column [more…]