Iran thwarts drone assault on army web site

DUBAI, Jan 29 (Reuters) – A loud explosion at a army plant in Iran’s central metropolis of Isfahan was attributable to an “unsuccessful” drone assault, Iranian state media reported on Sunday, citing the defence ministry. “Considered one of (the drones) was hit by the … air defence and the opposite two had been caught in … Read more

Davos 2023: Greta Thunberg accuses power corporations of throwing individuals ‘underneath the bus’

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Greta Thunberg known as on the worldwide power trade and its financiers to finish all fossil gas investments on Thursday at a high-profile assembly in Davos with the pinnacle of the Worldwide Vitality Company (IEA). Throughout a round-table dialogue with Fatih Birol on the sidelines of the World Financial … Read more

One 12 months after volcanic blast, lots of Tonga’s reefs lay silent

Jan 15 (Reuters) – One 12 months on from the large eruption of an underwater volcano within the South Pacific, the island nation of Tonga remains to be coping with the injury to its coastal waters. When Hunga-Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai went off, it despatched a shockwave around the globe, produced a plume of water and ash … Read more

China’s Xi requires oil commerce in yuan at Gulf summit in Riyadh

Xi says summit with Gulf, Arab League is ‘milestone’ U.S. cautious of rising Chinese language affect in Arab world Arabs defy U.S. stress to restrict China ties, reduce off Russia Summits showcase Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed as key chief RIYADH, Dec 9 (Reuters) – President Xi Jinping instructed Gulf Arab leaders on Friday that China … Read more

China’s Xi on ‘epoch-making’ go to to Saudi as Riyadh chafes at U.S. censure

RIYADH, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Chinese language President Xi Jinping started a go to to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday that Beijing stated marked its greatest diplomatic initiative within the Arab world, as Riyadh expands international alliances past a longstanding partnership with the West. The assembly between the worldwide financial powerhouse and Gulf power large comes … Read more

Qatar seals 27-year LNG take care of China as competitors heats up

Talks with different Chinese language, European consumers ongoing -Kaabi Says consumers could take as much as a 5% stake in growth Says deal indicators significance of safe long-term provide DOHA, Nov 21 (Reuters) – QatarEnergy has signed a 27-year deal to provide China’s Sinopec with liquefied pure gasoline within the longest such LNG settlement thus … Read more

COP27 delivers local weather fund breakthrough at value of progress on emissions

COP27 local weather summit ends after marathon weekend negotiations Last deal delivers on creating historic local weather finance fund Negotiators say some blocked tighter emissions targets SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Nations closed this yr’s U.N. local weather summit on Sunday with a hard-fought deal to create a fund to assist poor international … Read more

Oil flows on Druzhba pipeline suspended in elements of Jap Europe

BUDAPEST/PRAGUE, Nov 15 (Reuters) – Oil provide to elements of Jap and Central Europe through a piece of the Druzhba pipeline has been briefly suspended, in accordance with oil pipeline operators in Hungary and Slovakia. The extent of the disruption was not instantly clear, and got here concurrent with an explosion in a village in … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Russian oil cap doubts spur insurer fears of ships left at sea

LONDON/BRUSSELS, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Oil-laden tankers risk being left languishing at sea if insurers do not urgently get clarity on an unfinished G7 and European Union plan to cap the price of Russian crude, two senior industry executives told Reuters. The Group of Seven (G7), which includes the United States, Britain, Germany and France, … Read more

COP27: Polluters must pay for climate change, poor nations tell rich

Island nations call for global carbon tax ‘While they are profiting, the planet is burning’ Fears grow for jailed hunger striker in Egypt SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Leaders from poor countries criticized wealthy governments and oil companies for driving global warming, using their speeches on Tuesday at the COP27 climate summit in … Read more