Businessman Yakobashvili doesn’t plan to return to Russia after gallery searched: Ifax

FILE PHOTO: Businessman David Yakobashvili attends the VTB Capital Investment Forum “Russia Calling!” in Moscow, Russia, November 28, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Prominent businessman David Yakobashvili... Read more »

FedEx confirms Huawei mail ban as new ‘mistake’ reignites Chinese ire

(Reuters) – FedEx Corp has apologized for another Huawei delivery “mistake”, reigniting Chinese ire and drawing the fire of state media which suggested the U.S. delivery firm could end... Read more »

Russia says tightening checks on wine imports from Georgia

TBILISI/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Monday it was tightening checks on the quality of Georgian wine imports, deepening tensions between the ex-Soviet neighbors after a visit by a... Read more »

RPT-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Big in Japan – trade war, currency war, real war

(Repeats June 21 article, text unchanged) LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – 1/TRUMP AND G19 It’s been a pretty tumultuous first-half and whether things calm down from here hinges on... Read more »

Quake of magnitude 7.5 shakes East Timor, Australia; no tsunami feared

DILI (Reuters) – A powerful, deep 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday, and was felt as far away as Australia, but... Read more »

Quake of magnitude 7.5 shakes East Timor, Australia; no tsunami feared

DILI (Reuters) – A powerful, deep 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday, and was felt as far away as Australia, but... Read more »

China’s assistant foreign minister says global community sees harm from protectionism

The head of the Chinese delegation Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun delivers his opening remarks during a Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) conference with... Read more »

RPT-Former UBS China banker given 9 years in prison for insider trade

(Repeats story from Friday, no change to text) By Cheng Leng and Alun John BEIJING/HONG KONG, June 21 (Reuters) – A former UBS banker in China has been sentenced... Read more »

Yemen’s Houthis hit Saudi airport, killing one, wounding 21: Saudi-led coalition

RIYADH (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthi movement launched an attack on Abha civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Sunday that killed one person and wounded 21 others, the Saudi-led... Read more »

Blow to Turkey’s Erdogan as opposition wins big in Istanbul

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s main opposition claimed a decisive victory on Sunday in Istanbul’s re-run election, dealing one of the biggest blows to President Tayyip Erdogan during his 16... Read more »