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Grab to partner with Maybank for mobile wallet in Malaysia

Grab to partner with Maybank for mobile wallet in Malaysia

Published 21/05/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Ride-hailing firm Grab will partner with Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank), Malaysia’s biggest bank, to drive the usage and adoption of its GrabPay [more…]

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

U.S. sees strong shared interests with EU on Iran concerns

Published 21/05/2018

WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Reuters) - The United States on Sunday said it hopes to use strong shared interests that have emerged with its European Union partners in [more…]

Iran says Europe’s support for nuclear deal not enough

Iran says Europe’s support for nuclear deal not enough

Published 21/05/2018

TEHRAN (Reuters) - The European Union is not doing enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015 international nuclear pact following the withdrawal [more…]

Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Philippines takes ‘appropriate action’ over Chinese bombers in…

Published 21/05/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines expressed “serious concerns” over the presence of China’s strategic bombers in the disputed South China Sea and its foreign ministry [more…]

Rusal says Deripaska has not formally resigned- reiterates…

Rusal says Deripaska has not formally resigned- reiterates…

Published 21/05/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Russia’s largest aluminum producer Rusal said on Monday it has not received a formal resignation from director Oleg Deripaska, and reiterated [more…]

Paraguay opens its Israel embassy in Jerusalem, second country to…

Paraguay opens its Israel embassy in Jerusalem, second country to…

Published 21/05/2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Paraguay opened its Israel embassy in Jerusalem on Monday, the second country to follow the United States in making the politically sensitive [more…]

Exclusive: BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

Exclusive: BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

Published 21/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - After the near collapse of his company following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster and a three-year slump in oil prices, BP [more…]

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Published 21/05/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army resumed its offensive against Islamic State militants in south Damascus on Monday after a short ceasefire to allow women, [more…]

Five working to clear way for gas pipeline killed in Afghanistan

Five working to clear way for gas pipeline killed in Afghanistan

Published 21/05/2018

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Unidentified gunmen killed five mine-clearance workers in Afghanistan on Monday who were preparing for construction of an international gas pipeline, while [more…]