Staring at market volatility, Fed officials say inflation remains the primary focus

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve officials on Monday shrugged off heightened volatility in global markets from falling U.S. stocks to currency turmoil abroad and said their priority remained controlling domestic inflation. Asked at a Washington Post event if he feels US investors have taken an … Read more

At the United Nations, Micronesia denounces Japan’s plan to release Fukushima waters into the Pacific Ocean

A worker, wearing protective suits and masks, takes notes in front of radioactive water storage tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant of Tokyo Electric Power Corporation (TEPCO) in Okuma City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toro Hanai Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The … Read more

Exclusive: US Treasury official criticizes China’s ‘non-conventional’ debt practices

Chinese yuan banknotes are shown in this illustrative photo taken on April 25, 2022. REUTERS/Florence Law/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register China is the largest official creditor in the world Lack of transparency and confidentiality agreements under fire Urging progress on Common Framework debt deals for Zambia and other countries … Read more

Hundreds have been found at a mass burial site after Russians left Ukraine

Zelensky blames Russia, says it should take responsibility Moscow has denied that its forces committed atrocities Blood in police cells abandoned by Russians Kyiv’s progress is encouraging, but the war is not nearing its end – NATO chief Kyiv/KOBYANSK, Ukraine, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials said they have found a mass grave containing 440 … Read more

Ukrainian Zelensky sees damage in restored towns; Russia hits the city’s water network

Ukraine says Russian missiles attack Kryvyi Rih water system Dam repair work is underway and the floods recede – Kryvyi Rih official Zelenskiy made a surprise visit to Izium, raising the Ukrainian flag The Russian and Chinese navies conduct joint patrols in the Pacific Ocean IZYUM (Ukraine) (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said the … Read more

Exclusive US weighs China sanctions to deter Taiwan action, Taiwan puts pressure on EU

Taipei/Frankfurt/Washington, Sept. 13 (Reuters) – The United States is considering options for a sanctions package against China to deter it from invading Taiwan, with the European Union coming under diplomatic pressure from Taipei to do the same, according to informed sources. with discussions. The sources said the deliberations in Washington and Taipei’s separate pressure for … Read more

Ukraine presses to take back all territory from Russia, calls for Western weapons

Ukraine recaptured dozens of towns early Many Russian troops left Ukraine fleeing – US official Zelensky demands anti-aircraft systems from the West Ukraine said on Tuesday it aims to liberate all of its territory after expelling Russian forces in the country’s northeast in a swift offensive, but called on the West to speed up deliveries. … Read more