Diplomacy / Foreign Policy

Russian team in shock over Games doping scandal

Russian team in shock over Games doping scandal

Published 19/02/2018

Feb 13, 2018- Gangneung, South Korea- Aleksandr Krushelnitckii (OAR) during the mixed doubles curling bronze medal game during the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at [more…]

Doping case launched against Russian athlete: tribunal

Doping case launched against Russian athlete: tribunal

Published 19/02/2018

Curling – Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics – Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match - Olympic Athletes from Russia v Norway - Gangneung Curling Center - Gangneung, [more…]

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…]

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Australia, U.S., India and Japan in talks to establish Belt and…

Published 19/02/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China’s multibillion-dollar [more…]

Cambodia drops pornography charges against nine of 10 foreigners

Cambodia drops pornography charges against nine of 10 foreigners

Published 19/02/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian court has dropped charges against all but one of a group of 10 foreigners who were charged last month [more…]

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A view shows Saudi Aramco's Wasit Gas Plant, Saudi Arabia December 8, 2014. Saudi Aramco/Handout/File Photo via REUTERSLONDON (Reuters) - It’s the burning [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…]

Two-thirds of Australians want deputy PM to resign over sex…

Two-thirds of Australians want deputy PM to resign over sex…

Published 19/02/2018

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce arrives during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, February 13, 2018. AAP/Lukas Coch/via REUTERSSYDNEY [more…]

U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

Published 18/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies before the House Judiciary Committee hearing on Federal Bureau of Investigation oversight on Capitol Hill in Washington June [more…]