Sri Lanka has appointed a new prime minister in a bid to tackle the growing crisis

Sri Lanka has appointed a new prime minister in a bid to tackle the growing crisis

Wickremesinghe had held that position five times before The island nation is in dire need of cash, in negotiations with the IMF The protests this week became deadly before they subsided COLOMBO, May 12 (Reuters) – Sri Lanka appointed a new prime minister on Thursday as its president in trouble seeks a way out of … Read more

North Korea fired 3 ballistic missiles after reporting the outbreak of COVID

North Korea fired 3 ballistic missiles after reporting the outbreak of COVID

SEOUL, May 12 (Reuters) – North Korea fired three ballistic missiles at sea off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea and Japan said in the latest move as an isolated country races to upgrade its weapons programs. COVID-19. Three short-range ballistic missiles were fired at around 18:30 (09:30 GMT) from the Sunan area of … Read more

A Ukrainian fighter trapped in a steel plant in Mariupol is seeking help from Elon Musk

A Ukrainian fighter trapped in a steel plant in Mariupol is seeking help from Elon Musk

View shows Azovstal iron and steel plant destroyed during Ukraine-Russia conflict in southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine, May 11, 2022. REUTERS / Alekander Ermochenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com To register KIEV, May 12 (Reuters) – One of the fighters hiding in a steel plant under siege by Russian forces in … Read more

Siemens is leaving Russia because of the war in Ukraine, taking great responsibility

Siemens is leaving Russia because of the war in Ukraine, taking great responsibility

Siemens leaves Russia after 170 years Russia accounts for about 1% of total revenues Shares fall after earnings failures Director General condemns the war in Ukraine ZURICH, May 12 (Reuters) – Siemens (SIEGn.DE) will leave the Russian market due to the war in Ukraine, it announced on Thursday, suffering damage of 600 million euros (630 … Read more

North Korea reports first COVID outbreak, orders lockout in “biggest emergency”

North Korea reports first COVID outbreak, orders lockout in “biggest emergency”

North Korea has declared the worst national emergency Potential for an “unprecedented crisis” for Kim Jong Un – expert The isolated state rejected the offer of the vaccine No North Korean civilian is believed to have been vaccinated SEOUL, May 12 (Reuters) – North Korea reported its first COVID-19 outbreak on Thursday, calling it “the … Read more

Stocks in rhythm, the dollar is rising as fears of a difficult landing grow

Stocks in rhythm, the dollar is rising as fears of a difficult landing grow

The broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a brokerage firm in Mumbai, India, February 1, 2020. REUTERS / Francis Mascarenhas Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com To register World stocks are falling to the lowest level of 1-1 / 2 years, a drop of almost 20% since the beginning of … Read more

Finland must apply for NATO membership “without delay,” Finnish leaders say

Finland must apply for NATO membership “without delay,” Finnish leaders say

Finland and Sweden will apply in the “coming days” – sources Membership is expected to come soon Finnish public opinion has reversed the war in Ukraine The Baltic countries welcome the statement HELSINKI, May 12 (Reuters) – Finland must submit a request to join the NATO military alliance “without delay”, Finnish President Sauli Niinisto and … Read more

Explanation: Some patients have reported a return of COVID after taking Pfizer pills

Explanation: Some patients have reported a return of COVID after taking Pfizer pills

May 11 (Reuters) – More than 2.8 million courses of Pfizer Inc. (PFE.N) oral antiviral treatment against the virus COVID-19 Paklovid have been made available in pharmacies across the United States, and the Biden administration is working to improve access to the drug. As Paklovid is increasingly used, some patients have reported that COVID-19 symptoms … Read more

A Chinese jet stopped taking off, caught fire, causing minor injuries from the evacuation

A Chinese jet stopped taking off, caught fire, causing minor injuries from the evacuation

Rescuers were seen at the site of the Tibet Airlines Airbus A319 crash after an interrupted takeoff at Chongqing Zhangbei International Airport in Chongqing, China, May 12, 2022. cnsphoto via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com To register BEIJING, May 12 (Reuters) – China’s Tibet Airlines said all passengers and crew had … Read more

Russia has imposed sanctions on Gazprom’s units in Europe and the United States, which are part of the pipeline’s owners

Russia has imposed sanctions on Gazprom’s units in Europe and the United States, which are part of the pipeline’s owners

The Russian government has published a list of affected companies A presidential decree on May 3 banned trade with companies on the list LONDON, May 11 (Reuters) – Moscow has imposed sanctions on the owner of the Polish section of the Yamal pipeline carrying Russian gas to Europe, as well as a former German unit … Read more