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The Russian rouble strengthened on Wednesday to a one-week high against the euro, boosted by upcoming tax payments that usually boost demand for the Russian currency, while stock indexes climbed higher. The rouble is the world's best-performing currency this year thanks to capital controls and is expected to find more support soon from month-end tax payments that usually prompt export-focused companies to convert part of their foreign currency revenues. The rouble is likely to trade in the range of 60 to 62 against the dollar until exporters become more active in terms of tax payments, Promsvyazbank analysts said in a note.
Tiger Woods and Rickie Fowler headed to the BMW Championship in Wilmington, Delaware, on Tuesday to attend a player meeting regarding the LIV Golf Invitational Series and its threat to the PGA Tour.
Rising living costs are eating into household budgets, with prices accelerating faster than wages.
The "Tonight Show" host mocked the president for a move he made as he signed a climate and health care bill into law.
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Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, made a loss of 1.68 trillion Norwegian crowns ($174 billion) in the first half of 2022, it said on Wednesday, as stocks and bonds were hit by global recession fears and rampant price inflation. The $1.3 trillion fund's return on investment was a negative 14.4% for the January-June period, although that was 1.14 percentage points ahead of the return on its benchmark index. "The market has been characterised by rising interest rates, high inflation, and war in Europe," said Chief Executive Nicolai Tangen of Norges Bank Investment Management, which operates the fund, in a statement.
The suspension may prevent India from hosting and participating in international football tournaments.
Researchers have ranked thousands of foods from healthiest to least healthy.
The ban will start from next week as most of England is facing a drought.
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s inflation rate rose to a new 40-year high of 10.1% in July, as rising food prices tightened a cost-of-living squeeze fueled by soaring energy prices. The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that consumer prices inflation hit double digits, a jump from 9.4% in June and higher than analysts’ central forecast of 9.8%. The increase was largely due to rising prices for food and staples including toilet paper and toothbrushes, it said. Most economists believe worse is
Crypto scams are becoming more elaborate and pervasive as the sector goes mainstream.
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TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday as regional markets looked to strong economic signs out of the U.S. and China as drivers of growth. Benchmarks rose in Japan, China and Australia, although shares dipped in South Korea. Analysts warned major risks remain, such as surging cases of COVID-19 in some countries in Asia, worries about global inflation and China's policies to curb infections. “Expectations of economic growth in China and the U.S. will likely remain key to gauging r
A hosepipe ban for Thames Water customers will start on 24 August due to "unprecedented weather conditions". Although the ban officially starts next week, Thames Water urged customers to act as soon as possible to save water. "But, with low rainfall forecast for the coming months, we now need to take the next step in our drought plan."
SPI Energy Co., Ltd., (NASDAQ:SPI) (the "Company"), a global renewable energy company and provider of solar storage and electric vehicle (EV) solutions for business, residential, government, logistics and utility customers, today announced to begin the development on the second phase of its 32.4 MWac/34.83 MWdc Shorewood Solar Project across 167 acres in Kendall County, Illinois.
The Met Police has made a fresh appeal with newly-released pictures
The average spending on utility bills rose 43.9 per cent year-on-year in July
The Highway Code and Road Traffic Act speeding limits only apply to motor vehicles and their drivers.
SFL Corporation Ltd. (NYSE: SFL) (“SFL” or the “Company”) announced today that it has agreed to acquire four modern Suezmax tankers in combination with long term time charters to a subsidiary of Koch Industries, a world-leading industrial conglomerate. The vessels are built in 2015 and 2020, respectively, and all four have modern eco-design features including exhaust gas cleaning systems. The aggregate purchase price of the vessels is $222.5 million and the Company expects to take delivery betwe
Officers believe the victim was in his early 20s