Swiss gold exports to the United States rocketed in March

Gold bars from the vault of a bank are seen in this illustration picture taken in Zurich, Switzerland, November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, April 26 (Reuters) – Swiss shipments of gold to the United States surged in March to their highest since May 2020, … Read more

Gold marks weekly dip on looming rate hikes, dollar rally

Spot gold hits two-week trough Silver on track for biggest weekly drop since late January April 22 (Reuters) – Gold fell 1% on Friday and was set for its biggest weekly decline since mid-March as signs of faster policy tightening by the Federal Reserve lifted Treasury yields and the dollar. Spot gold was down 0.9% … Read more

India refiners skip Rosneft crude tenders on ‘biased’ terms -sources

The logo of Russia’s top crude producer Rosneft is seen on the top of a building in Stavropol, southern Russia, December 9, 2014. REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, April 21 (Reuters) – India’s state refiners did not submit bids in tenders issued by Russia’s top oil producer … Read more

Indonesia to ban palm oil exports to curb domestic prices

People shop for cooking oil made from oil palms at a supermarket in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 27, 2022. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ban ‘totally unexpected’ – India trade group Govt under pressure to control cooking oil prices Global prices at records this year after Indonesian curbs Edible oils … Read more

Britain and India seal defense deals, free trade expected by Oct

Britain offers faster delivery of defense items to India Britain wants to seal free-trade deal with India by end-year NEW DELHI, April 22 (Reuters) – Britain and India agreed on Friday to step up defense and business cooperation during a visit to New Delhi by Boris Johnson, who said a bilateral free-trade deal could be … Read more

Ukrainian troops begin training in Britain as Johnson steps up support

NEW DELHI, April 21 (Reuters) – A small number of Ukrainian troops are being trained in Britain for the first time since the start of the Russian invasion as Prime Minister Boris Johnson steps up his military support to help Ukraine fight off its neighbour. The troops began training with armored patrol vehicles donated by … Read more

India’s Tata Steel to stop doing business with Russia

A plow stands outside a Tata Steel stockyard in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh May 23, 2013. Tata Steel Ltd, India’s largest steelmaker by market value, swung to a loss in its fourth quarter, hit by weak demand in Europe, its top market and production region. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA – Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) … Read more

Watchdog warned UK government of spyware infections inside 10 Downing Street

April 19 (Reuters) – Digital rights watchdog group Citizen Lab said on Monday it had warned British officials that electronic devices connected to government networks, including some inside the prime minister’s office and foreign ministry, appeared to be infected with Israeli-made spy software. The spy software is known as Pegasus, a product of Israeli cyberarms … Read more

Boris Johnson to leave British woes behind in visit to India

LONDON, April 16 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will seek to put his domestic problems behind him when he visits India this week on a trip to strengthen links between the two countries which have not seen eye to eye over the response to the Ukrainian crisis. Johnson will head to India on … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Oil traders to cut Russian oil purchases from May 15 – sources

View shows railroad freight cars, including oil tanks, in Omsk, Russia May 1, 2020. REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – Major global trading houses are planning to reduce crude and fuel purchases from Russia’s state-controlled oil companies as early as May 15, sources said, to avoid … Read more