Oil edges up from lows on Chinese language demand hopes, tanker delays

China’s rest of COVID curbs to help demand Traders cautious over recession warnings, price hikes outlook Developing: EIA provide report, 1530 GMT LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Oil edged up on Wednesday after Brent crude earlier fell near its lowest in 2022, as hopes of upper Chinese language demand and concern about Russian provide arising … Read more

China says it drove away U.S. cruiser close to Spratly Islands

BEIJING, Nov 29 (Reuters) – China’s navy mentioned on Tuesday it drove away a U.S. guided-missile cruiser that “illegally intruded” into waters close to the South China Sea’s Spratly Islands, an assertion the U.S. Navy disputed. “The actions of the U.S. navy significantly violated China’s sovereignty and safety,” mentioned Tian Junli, spokesman for the Southern … Read more

Vietnam’s VinFast ships first electrical autos to U.S. clients

HAI PHONG, Vietnam, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s electrical car maker VinFast stated on Friday it had shipped its first batch of 999 automobiles to the US, capping a five-year bid to develop an auto manufacturing hub within the Southeast Asian nation for markets in North America and Europe. The primary automobiles are anticipated to … Read more

G20 summit deplores warfare in Ukraine ‘in strongest phrases’

G20 says ‘most members’ condemn warfare in Ukraine Risk of use of nuclear weapons ‘inadmissible’ -declaration Settlement to calibrate financial tightening NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Leaders of the Group of 20 (G20) nations deplored Russia’s aggression in Ukraine “within the strongest phrases” on Wednesday and demanded its unconditional withdrawal in a declaration … Read more

Division at G20 over bid to sentence Russia’s Ukraine invasion

Most G20 members may strongly condemn Ukraine warfare Zelenskiy urges G20 to assist finish warfare beneath his plan Indonesia urges motion on international financial issues China’s Xi to carry conferences with a number of different leaders NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Nov 15 (Reuters) – Disagreement emerged at a Group of 20 (G20) summit on Tuesday as … Read more

Biden and Xi to meet ahead of G20

NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Chinese leader Xi Jinping will arrive on the Indonesian island of Bali on Monday for a long-awaited meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden, ahead of a Group of 20 (G20) summit set to be fraught with tension over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The two leaders are expected to … Read more

Biden and Xi meet face-to-face as superpower relations mired in tensions

Nov 13 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden will meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping in person on Monday for the first time since taking office, with U.S. concerns over Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine and North Korea’s nuclear ambitions on top of his agenda. The long-awaited in-person meeting comes as relations between the superpowers have … Read more

U.S. seeks no conflict with China, says Biden as G20 leaders gather

World leaders arrive in Bali Biden to meet China’s Xi on Monday Japan, S. Korea, U.S. denounce N. Korea missile launches Australia PM: talk with China premier ‘constructive’ Russia’s Lavrov says West militarising Southeast Asia NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Nov 13 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Sunday his country will maintain open communication … Read more

Biden pleased with election turnout, says reflects quality of party’s candidates

PHNOM PENH, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Joe Biden said on Sunday he was “incredibly pleased” with the turnout in the U.S. election after Democrats clinched control of the Senate, a major victory for the president as he looks to his next two years in office. Speaking to reporters in Cambodia ahead of an East Asia … Read more

U.S. President Biden slips up on name of ASEAN summit host Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Nov 12 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Saturday referred to Cambodia, which is hosting an international summit led by Southeast Asian leaders, as Colombia. “Now that we’re back together here in Cambodia, I look forward to building even stronger progress than we’ve already made, and I want to thank the Prime … Read more