South African sprinter Horn handed provisional doping ban

(Reuters) – South Africa’s fastest female sprinter Carina Horn has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, the IAAF’s Athletics Integrity Unit said on Monday. Horn,... Read more »

Germany: We’re analysing who is behind Saudi oil attack

BERLIN, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday that Germany was working with its partners to find out who carried out the attacks on Saudi... Read more »

Oil soars after attack on Saudi plants shuts in 5% of global supply

SINGAPORE/SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil prices soared on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intra-day percentage gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi Arabian... Read more »

Egyptian transport start-up Swvl targets expansion in Africa, Asia

* Swvl to enter Lagos and two cities in Pakistan by end-2019 * App to expand to Manila in first half of 2020 * Company seeks over $100 million... Read more »

Global spare oil capacity in U.S. hands after Saudi outage

LONDON (Reuters) – An attack on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday is believed to have disrupted half the country’s production capacity, making the United States the only real holder... Read more »

House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes

(In September 12 story, corrects name of European Union Aviation Safety Agency from European Aviation and Space Agency in paragraph 10) FILE PHOTO: Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg... Read more »

House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes

(In September 12 story, corrects name of European Union Aviation Safety Agency from European Aviation and Space Agency in paragraph 10) FILE PHOTO: Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg... Read more »

When raiders menace in northern Kenya, grab your guns

ILEMI TRIANGLE, Kenya (Reuters) – First, the scouts saw a footprint, then a suspected spy from a rival ethnic group, scuttling off into the bush. Turkana warriors stand during... Read more »

EMERGING MARKETS-FX nears six-week peak on easing trade worries, stimulus hopes

* EM currencies rise for the 8th straight session * Turkey’s lira drops after sharpest pct gain in 10 weeks * China, S.Korea, Taiwan markets shut for holiday By... Read more »

PNG demands Wafi-Golpu gold stays in-country, urges Newcrest, Harmony talks

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Papua New Guinea wants to keep 40% of gold produced from the proposed Wafi-Golpu project, the country’s commerce minister said, creating a potential hurdle to an... Read more »