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Huawei CFO house arrest contrasts with Canadians detained in China

Huawei CFO house arrest contrasts with Canadians detained in China

Published 20/05/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou described her house arrest in Vancouver as “restricted to a limited space” even as she spent [more…]

White House 2020 hopefuls turn to foreign policy, slam Trump on Iran

White House 2020 hopefuls turn to foreign policy, slam Trump on Iran

Published 19/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Democrats with U.S. military experience who are vying for the party’s 2020 presidential nomination shifted the focus of the race to [more…]

Huawei founder says growth ‘may slow, but only slightly’ after U.S….

Huawei founder says growth ‘may slow, but only slightly’ after U.S….

Published 18/05/2019

(Reuters) - Huawei Technologies’ founder and chief executive Ren Zhengfei said on Saturday the growth of the Chinese tech giant “may slow, but only slightly” [more…]

Saudi Arabia says two Saudi oil tankers attacked near UAE waters

Saudi Arabia says two Saudi oil tankers attacked near UAE waters

Published 13/05/2019

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Monday that two Saudi oil tankers were among vessels targeted by a “sabotage attack” off the coast of [more…]

EU supports Iran nuclear deal, may talk to U.S.’s Pompeo: Mogherini

EU supports Iran nuclear deal, may talk to U.S.’s Pompeo: Mogherini

Published 13/05/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union fully supports the international nuclear accord with Iran and wants rival powers to avoid any further escalation over the [more…]

U.S. says Huawei lawyer’s prior work at Justice Department poses…

U.S. says Huawei lawyer’s prior work at Justice Department poses…

Published 11/05/2019

(Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd lawyer James Cole’s prior work at the U.S. Department of Justice created conflicts of interest that should disqualify him [more…]

Oil prices slump after Trump’s tariff threats against China

Oil prices slump after Trump’s tariff threats against China

Published 06/05/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices tumbled on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would sharply hike tariffs on Chinese goods this week, risking [more…]

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

U.S. prepares to end Iran oil waivers, triggering price spike

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, [more…]

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

U.S. intelligence says Huawei funded by Chinese state security: report

Published 20/04/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. intelligence has accused Huawei Technologies of being funded by Chinese state security, The Times said on Saturday, adding to the list of [more…]

Trade ties in focus as Iran’s Rouhani begins Iraq visit

Trade ties in focus as Iran’s Rouhani begins Iraq visit

Published 11/03/2019

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sharply criticised U.S. military intervention in the Middle East on Monday as he began a first official visit [more…]