Eneos books strong Q1 results, CEO abruptly resigns

Eneos books strong Q1 results, CEO abruptly resigns

JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corp’s Eneos brand logo on a tanker lorry in a train at a station nearby its refinery in Yokohama, Japan February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Japanese oil and metals giant Eneos Holdings Inc (5020.T) announced on … Read more

Chile sinkhole grows large enough to swallow France’s Arc de Triomphe

Chile sinkhole grows large enough to swallow France’s Arc de Triomphe

A sinkhole is exposed at a mining zone close to Tierra Amarilla town, in Copiapo, Chile, August 1, 2022. REUTERS/Johan Godoy Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 7 (Reuters) – A sinkhole in Chile has doubled in size, growing large enough to engulf France’s Arc de Triomphe and prompting officials to … Read more

Chilean authorities investigate mysterious large sinkhole near copper mine

Chilean authorities investigate mysterious large sinkhole near copper mine

SANTIAGO, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Chilean authorities started investigating on Monday a mysterious sinkhole about 25 meters (82 feet) in diameter that appeared over the weekend in a mining area in the north of the country. Chilean media showed aerial images of the sinkhole on land operated by a Canadian Lundin Mining (LUN.TO) copper mine, … Read more

Russia gas flow lifts euro ahead of ECB rate meeting

Russia gas flow lifts euro ahead of ECB rate meeting

Resumption in Russia gas flows lifts euro ECB set to hike rates by at least 25 basis points ECB rate decision due at 1215 GMT U.S. crude oil prices trade below $100 a barrel LONDON, July 21 (Reuters) – Stock markets eased on Thursday as a resumption of Russian gas supplies to Europe lifted the … Read more

Stocks make recovery bid, hemmed in by weakening world economy

Stocks make recovery bid, hemmed in by weakening world economy

Chinese economy slowed sharply in Q2 U.S. yields, dollar pull back after Fed officials’ comments European markets firmer, with eyes on Italy political crisis LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) – European stocks rose on Friday and Wall Street was tipped for a firmer open as risks appeared to ease of an immediate political crisis in Italy … Read more

Stocks temper their inflation expectations on copper pounding

Stocks temper their inflation expectations on copper pounding

S&P futures up 0.9%, European stocks gain 1.5% MSCI world stocks eyeing 2.5% weekly rise Copper falls more than 7% on week, oil down 2% German 10-year bond yields drop 4 bps LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – World stocks headed for their first weekly gain in a month and Wall Street was set to open … Read more

Stocks in tailspin, dollar soars as hard landing fears mount

Stocks in tailspin, dollar soars as hard landing fears mount

A broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai, India, February 1, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register World stocks drop to 1-1/2 yr low, down almost 20% YTD Europe down over 2%, U.S. equity futures struggle Dollar hits 2yr highs on … Read more

Musk says he would reverse Twitter ban on Donald Trump

Musk says he would reverse Twitter ban on Donald Trump

May 10 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk said on Tuesday he would reverse Twitter’s ban on former U.S. President Donald Trump when he buys the social media platform, the clearest signal yet of Musk’s intention to cut moderation of the site. Musk, the world’s richest person and chief executive of electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc … Read more

Stocks rise, U.S. yields slip as markets await Fed rate hike

Stocks rise, U.S. yields slip as markets await Fed rate hike

NEW YORK/MILAN, May 3 (Reuters) – A gauge of global equity markets edged higher on Tuesday while 10-year U.S. Treasury yields slid from the 3% level as investors remained cautious, expecting the Federal Reserve to hike rates by the most in a single day since 2000 to curb inflation. Feeding inflation worries, data showed U.S. … Read more

The London Metal Exchange bans some Russian metal from British department stores

The London Metal Exchange bans some Russian metal from British department stores

The offices of the London Metal Exchange are located in the City of London, UK, 18 January 2018 REUTERS / Peter Nicholls / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up LONDON, April 1 (Reuters) – The London Metal Exchange suspended deliveries of some Russian-produced metals to their approved UK … Read more