Asia shares mixed shares, China cuts rates as data disappoints

FILE PHOTO – People walk past an electronic screen showing Japan’s Nikkei stock price index at a conference room in Tokyo, Japan June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei edge higher, S&P 500 futures plunge PBOC lowers key rates, Chinese data sorely lacking in forecasts Eyes … Read more

Syrian ship carrying ‘stolen Ukrainian barley and flour’ docks in Lebanon, Ukrainian embassy says

BEIRUT, July 28 (Reuters) – A Syrian ship under U.S. sanctions has docked in the port of Tripoli in northern Lebanon carrying barley and wheat, the Ukrainian embassy in Beirut told Reuters on Thursday having been looted by Russia from Ukrainian stores. The Laodicea docked in Tripoli on Wednesday, according to maritime data website MarineTraffic. … Read more

Russia further cuts gas flows as Europe pleads for savings

Pipes from the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline landing facilities are pictured in Lubmin, Germany March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN/FRANKFURT, July 27 (Reuters) – Russia delivered less gas to Europe on Wednesday in a further escalation of an energy standoff between Moscow and the European … Read more

Oil rises for a second day on supply issues

The pattern of oil barrels is seen in front of the rising stock market chart in this illustration, July 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian Gazprom tightens pressure on gas flows to Europe The Fed is expected to raise rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday Brent … Read more

Russian Gazprom tightens pressure on gas flows to Europe

This content was produced in Russia, where law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, July 25 (Reuters) – Russia tightened its gas tightening on Europe on Monday as Gazprom (GAZP.MM) said supplies through the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline to Germany would fall to just 20% of capacity. Gazprom said flows would … Read more