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Russia sanctions, energy, food - what the G7 agreed

Russia sanctions, energy, food – what the G7 agreed

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, US President Joe Biden, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, France’s President Emmanuel Macron and Italy’s Prime Minister Mario Draghi pose for a photo during a meeting alongside the G7 leaders summit at Bavaria’s Schloss Elmau, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany June 28, 2022. Tobias Schwarz/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access …

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Analysis: Food export bans, from India to Argentina, risk fueling inflation

Analysis: Food export bans, from India to Argentina, risk fueling inflation

MUMBAI/BUENOS AIRES/LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) – It only took 24 hours last month for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government in India – the world’s second-largest producer of wheat – to shelve its plans to “feed the world”. In April, Modi had said publicly that the world’s most populous democracy was ready to fill part of …

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Exclusive: Copper giant Codelco sees 'very firm' copper price ahead despite recent drop, chairman says

Exclusive: Copper giant Codelco sees ‘very firm’ copper price ahead despite recent drop, chairman says

Maximo Pacheco, Chile’s then-Energy Minister, speaking at the Chilean congress in Valparaiso, Chile May 17, 2016. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SANTIAGO, June 26 (Reuters) – Chilean state-owned copper miner Codelco, the world’s top producer of the red metal, sees a firm copper price ahead despite a recent sharp …

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G7 aims to raise $600 billion to counter China's Belt and Road

G7 aims to raise $600 billion to counter China’s Belt and Road

US President Joe Biden attends a working lunch with other G7 leaders to discuss shaping the global economy at the Yoga Pavilion, Schloss Elmau in Kuren, Germany, June 26, 2022. Kenny Holston/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – Group of seven leaders on …

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U.S. insurer Travelers beats profit estimates on strong investment returns

U.S. insurer Travelers beats profit estimates on strong investment returns

The logo of Travelers Companies is seen in Los Angeles, California, United States. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Oct 19 (Reuters) – Property and casualty insurer Travelers Cos Inc (TRV.N) reported a drop in third-quarter profit on Tuesday that still beat estimates, as higher investment returns mainly from its …

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Breakingviews: Germany’s gas action plan pulls its punches

Breakingviews: Germany’s gas action plan pulls its punches

Pressure gauges are seen at Zsana Storage Site in Zsana, Hungary, May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 24 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Germany is facing a sudden acceleration of its gas crisis. A 60% drop in Russian supplies since early June threatens to plunge Europe’s biggest …

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U.S. weighs lifting summer smog rules to lower gasoline prices

U.S. weighs lifting summer smog rules to lower gasoline prices

WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) – US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm expressed an interest in potentially lifting smog-fighting gasoline regulations and backed off a plan to ban fuel exports during an emergency meeting on Thursday with top refiners, two sources familiar with the talks said. The two sides entered the meeting with a promise to work …

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