Crypto lender Nexo to quit United States

LONDON, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Nexo, the U.K.-based crypto lender, said on Monday it would phase out its U.S. products and services over the next few months due to disputes with regulators. “Our decision comes after more than 18 months of good-faith dialogue with U.S. state and federal regulators that have reached an impasse,” Nexo … Read more

United States to end mpox emergency declaration

Dec 2 (Reuters) – Mpox should no longer be considered a public health emergency in the United States from February 1, 2023, the U.S. Department of Health said on Friday. The months-long declaration was aimed at tackling the largest outbreak of cases ever recorded in the country. The decision signals that the crisis, which has … Read more

U.S. Inflation Reduction Act ‘super aggressive,’ Macron tells lawmakers

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron addressed U.S. lawmakers from both political parties on Wednesday and pushed back against new U.S. subsidies that are annoying European leaders, according to an attendee at a closed-door meeting. Macron arrived in Washington on Tuesday for his second state visit to the United States since taking … Read more

Why Macron? Biden state dinner highlights France’s U.S. appeal

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden’s welcome to French President Emmanuel Macron during the first state visit to the White House on Thursday since the U.S. Democrat took office in early 2021 is being celebrated by the officials of the two countries as a recognition of the status of France. as America’s oldest … Read more

Finland buys more arms from United States as it boosts defences

HELSINKI, Nov 29 (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department has approved a second major arms sale to Finland in a month, helping Russia’s northern neighbor as it bids to strengthen its defenses due to war in Ukraine, Finland and the United States said. After Russia invaded Ukraine in February, the Finnish government decided to allocate … Read more

Exclusive: U.S. weighs sending 100-mile strike weapon to Ukraine -sources

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The Pentagon is considering a Boeing proposal to supply Ukraine with small, inexpensive precision bombs mounted on abundantly available rockets, allowing Kyiv to strike far behind Russian lines as the West is struggling to meet the demand for additional armaments. US and allied military stocks are dwindling and Ukraine faces … Read more

France’s Le Maire: Europe must defend its economic interests against U.S. subsidy package

PARIS, Nov 27 (Reuters) – France may try to negotiate some exemptions from the rights and limits imposed by the U.S. anti-inflation law, but Europe must act to protect the bloc’s economic interests, the foreign minister said on Sunday. Finances Bruno Le Maire. The Mayor will accompany French President Emmanuel Macron on a state visit … Read more

Adidas launches probe into misconduct allegations against Kanye West

Nov 24 (Reuters) – Adidas AG (ADSGn.DE) on Thursday said it has launched an investigation into allegations of inappropriate behavior by Kanye West, after the German sporting goods maker last month ended its partnership with the rapper and fashion designer. Adidas said it initiated the probe after receiving an anonymous letter making several allegations against … Read more

Shares rise, U.S. Treasury yields drop ahead of Fed minutes’ release

Fed Minutes for November at 7:00 p.m. GMT Wall Street stocks are trading higher US Treasury yields fall Crude prices drop more than 4% The US dollar falls NEW YORK, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Global stocks rose as U.S. Treasury yields fell ahead of the release of Federal Reserve meeting minutes that would hint at … Read more

U.S. journalist says he was detained at World Cup over rainbow shirt

DOHA, Nov 21 (Reuters) – A US journalist said he was briefly detained on Monday as he tried to enter a World Cup stadium in Qatar while wearing a rainbow jersey to support the LGBTQ community in a country where same-sex relationships are illegal. . Grant Wahl, a former Sports Illustrated journalist who now has … Read more