Russia

Putin and Xi oversee launch of landmark Russian gas pipeline to China

Putin and Xi oversee launch of landmark Russian gas pipeline to China

Published 02/12/2019

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Monday oversaw the launch of a landmark pipeline that will [more…]

Turkey says new Russian missile deal to happen before too long: RIA

Turkey says new Russian missile deal to happen before too long: RIA

Published 02/12/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Turkey’s presidential administration has said that the purchase date for more S-400 missile systems from Russia is just a technicality and that [more…]

Saudi Arabia wants OPEC+ to deepen oil cuts due to Aramco IPO

Saudi Arabia wants OPEC+ to deepen oil cuts due to Aramco IPO

Published 02/12/2019

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC and its allies plan to deepen oil cuts and have the deal in place so it runs at least until June [more…]

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Published 01/12/2019

(Reuters) - Team by team analysis of Sunday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix (listed in championship order): - MERCEDES (Lewis Hamilton 1, Valtteri [more…]

Alpine skiing: Olympic champion Mayer wins super-G in Alberta

Alpine skiing: Olympic champion Mayer wins super-G in Alberta

Published 01/12/2019

(Reuters) - Olympic champion Matthias Mayer continued a family love affair with the Canadian Rockies when he won the men’s World Cup super-G in Alberta [more…]

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is “taking a deeper look at how we handle disputed borders” after it referred to the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula as [more…]

Judges place temporary hold on ex-White House lawyer ruling

Judges place temporary hold on ex-White House lawyer ruling

Published 28/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Appeals court judges put on hold a ruling by a lower court that would require former White House Counsel Don McGahn to [more…]

Trump accuses impeachment witness of lying, defends use of Giuliani

Trump accuses impeachment witness of lying, defends use of Giuliani

Published 24/11/2019

By Lisa Lambert, Steve Holland and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday accused a witness in the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of [more…]

Russian military exports unaffected by sanctions: Rostec CEO

Russian military exports unaffected by sanctions: Rostec CEO

Published 18/11/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Russia’s military export sales have not fallen despite U.S. sanctions, the head of state conglomerate Rostec said on Monday. Rostec, whose business [more…]

India makes advance payment for Russian missile system: Rostec CEO

India makes advance payment for Russian missile system: Rostec CEO

Published 18/11/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - India has made an advance payment of $800 million for Russia’s S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems, the head of Russian conglomerate Rostec Sergey [more…]