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‘Mozambique to become world’s 2nd biggest gas exporter’

‘Mozambique to become world’s 2nd biggest gas exporter’

🕔07:03, 10.Jul 2019

Rome, July 10 Mozambique is set to become the world’s second largest gas exporter by 2024-25, and the country is eager for Italy’s energy giant Eni’s investment and technology to help it discover and develop fields, the company’s chief executive, Claudio

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Trump, Macron discuss Iran over phone

Trump, Macron discuss Iran over phone

🕔13:06, 9.Jul 2019

Washington, July 9  US President Donald Trump spoke over phone with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Monday over Iran, said the White House in a statement. Trump and Macron discussed “ongoing efforts to ensure that Iran does not obtain

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Japan urges Iran to keep to nuclear deal

Japan urges Iran to keep to nuclear deal

🕔14:07, 8.Jul 2019

Tokyo, July 8  Japan on Monday urged Iran to follow its commitments under a 2015 nuclear agreement with major powers and refrain from taking further actions to undermine it, after Tehran said it had started enriching uranium above the limit

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Trump slams UK ambassador over leaked emails

Trump slams UK ambassador over leaked emails

🕔11:14, 8.Jul 2019

Washington/London, July 8  US President Donald Trump has said that the Kim Darroch, the British Ambassador to Washington, “has not served the UK well”, in response to the latter’s leaked emails where he called the American leader’s administration “inept, insecure

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Imran Khan to visit Russia on Putin’s invitation

Imran Khan to visit Russia on Putin’s invitation

🕔11:12, 8.Jul 2019

Islamabad, July 8  Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Moscow in September on the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin, sources told Geo News. Khan has accepted the Russian President’s invitation, which was extended last month during a conversation

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7.1-magnitude quake hits Southern California

7.1-magnitude quake hits Southern California

🕔14:49, 6.Jul 2019

San Francisco, July 6  A massive earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale hit Southern California, a day after a 6.4-magnitude temblor hit the US state which was the strongest in 20 years, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).

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UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

🕔12:50, 3.Jul 2019

Further cementing the UK’s position as a global climate leader, the UK Government has announced its landmark Green Finance Strategy setting out plans to increase investment in sustainable projects and infrastructure. The Strategy will ensure financial risks and opportunities from

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David Lipton to serve as acting MD: IMF board

David Lipton to serve as acting MD: IMF board

🕔12:44, 3.Jul 2019

Washington, July 3  David Lipton, first Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will serve as acting MD following the nomination of Christine Lagarde to the presidency of the European Central Bank (ECB), the executive board of the

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Japan to evacuate 600,000 people over heavy rains

Japan to evacuate 600,000 people over heavy rains

🕔12:42, 3.Jul 2019

Tokyo, July 3  Japanese authorities on Wednesday ordered the evacuation of around 600,000 people in the southwestern city of Kagoshima due to the heavy rains that have been lashing the region in recent days and are expected to further intensify.

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Trump to nominate Christopher Waller, Judy Shelton to Fed Board

Trump to nominate Christopher Waller, Judy Shelton to Fed Board

🕔09:05, 3.Jul 2019

Washington, July 3  US President Donald Trump has said he intends to nominate Christopher Waller and Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve Board. Trump made the announcement on Twitter on Tuesday. His decisions came as both former nominees, economist Stephen

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Non-OPEC countries agree to extend supply cuts

Non-OPEC countries agree to extend supply cuts

🕔09:04, 3.Jul 2019

Vienna, July 3  Ten non-OPEC oil producing countries led by Russia have endorsed the decision by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to extend production cuts until next March. They made the agreement during the 6th OPEC and

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US Senate urges helping India develop capabilities as major defence partner

US Senate urges helping India develop capabilities as major defence partner

🕔11:58, 2.Jul 2019

New York, July 2  The US Senate has urged the government to “strengthen and enhance its major defence partnership with India” and help develop its capabilities. The proposals for enhancing defence and strategic ties between India and the United States

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US-China trade talks have ‘already begun’: Trump

US-China trade talks have ‘already begun’: Trump

🕔10:54, 2.Jul 2019

Washington, July 2  President Donald Trump has said that talks with China to end the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies have “already begun”. “It’s already begun,” Efe news quoted Trump as saying to reporters at the

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Iraq, Saudi Arabia discuss oil prices

Iraq, Saudi Arabia discuss oil prices

🕔10:52, 2.Jul 2019

Baghdad, July 2  Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud held a phone call over the means to develop bilateral ties and cooperation to achieve stability of oil prices. The two leaders on

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5.9-magnitude earthquake rattles Philippines

5.9-magnitude earthquake rattles Philippines

🕔10:46, 2.Jul 2019

Manila, July 2  A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck Bohol province in the central Philippines on Tuesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. The institute said the quake, which struck at 12:59 a.m., hit at a depth of 551

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34 killed in Kabul explosion

34 killed in Kabul explosion

🕔12:54, 1.Jul 2019

Kabul, July 1  At least 34 people were killed and over 65 others injured on Monday after a powerful blast in Kabul, Afghan authorities said. Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said militants detonated the car bomb close to the Gulbahar

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Trump briefly steps into N.Korea, meets Kim

Trump briefly steps into N.Korea, meets Kim

🕔17:42, 30.Jun 2019

Seoul, June 30  US President Donald Trump on Sunday became the first sitting American leader to step foot into North Korea after he briefly entered the country before holding a bilateral meeting with Pyongyang’s Kim Jong-un at the Demilitarized Zone

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Huawei can continue purchasing US technology: Trump

Huawei can continue purchasing US technology: Trump

🕔15:37, 29.Jun 2019

Osaka, June 29  In a big respite to Huawei, US President Donald Trump on Saturday said US firms could start selling technology to the Chinese telecommunications equipment giant as long as the sales did not involve equipment that threaten US

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Trade talks ‘back on track’ as Trump, Xi agree to resume negotiations

Trade talks ‘back on track’ as Trump, Xi agree to resume negotiations

🕔15:15, 29.Jun 2019

Osaka, June 29  US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Saturday agreed to resume trade negotiations in an effort to end an ongoing impasse between the two economic giants. Speaking to the media after his highly-anticipated

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G20 summit ends with declaration of support for free trade principles

G20 summit ends with declaration of support for free trade principles

🕔15:14, 29.Jun 2019

Osaka, June 29  The members of the G20 bloc on Saturday concluded their two-day Summit here by declaring support for the principles of free trade and economic growth amid global trade-related tensions. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in a

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