Tankers to discharge Iranian crude, condensate at Venezuela’s main port

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HOUSTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Tankers carrying about 1.22 million barrels of Iranian crude and 2 million barrels of condensate are scheduled to discharge at Venezuela’s Jose terminal in the coming days, according to a document from state oil company PDVSA. Venezuela relies in Iran for […]

Sri Lanka president Rajapaksa emails resignation letter to parliamentary speaker – source

Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa presents his national statement as a part of the World Leaders’ Summit at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain November 1, 2021. Andy Buchanan/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register COLOMBO, July 14 (Reuters) – Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa […]

Venezuela’s refining arm Citgo on the verge of yet another power shake-up

HOUSTON, July 13 (Reuters) – A new battle for control of Citgo Petroleum, the eighth largest U.S. oil refiner and Venezuela’s foreign crown jewel, could soon be unleashed under a proposed management shake-up by the South American country’s opposition lawmakers. The revamping would come despite the company posting strong profits after two years of losses […]

Biden meetings with Saudi king will include Crown Prince Mohammed, says White House

WASHINGTON, July 7 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden will hold bilateral talks with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and his leadership team, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, when he visits the Middle East next week, a White House spokesman said on Thursday. The U.S. president’s sensitive trip will test his ability to reset […]

Inflation surge, war cloud Fed’s interest rate trajectory

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testifies during the Senate Banking Committee hearing titled “The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress”, in Washington, U.S., March 3, 2022. Tom Williams/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, March 15 (Reuters) – New economic projections from the Federal Reserve this week will […]

Afghan women lawyers on the run face life in limbo abroad

ATHENS, Oct 25 (Reuters) – When the Taliban seized Afghanistan, lawyer Bibi Chaman Hafizi heard the militants were going door to door, hunting for people who worked for the state, so she burned every document in her home and went into hiding. Then she fled the country. Like dozens more women working in the legal […]