Drought in England, fires burning in France as heat wave continues

Firefighters from all over Europe help France in the fires of monsters Drought officially declared in parts of England Europe has been hit by successive heat waves SAINT-MAGEN, France (Reuters) – Firefighters from across Europe rushed to the rescue of France on Friday to battle a massive wildfire, while a fire also broke out in … Read more

Forest fires in France: Europe deteriorates as recurring heatwaves wreak havoc

After days of battles, French firefighters noticed the first signs of slowing fires in the southwestern Gironde region on Thursday afternoon. “The fires did not increase much during the day, despite the very low humidity and high temperatures, thanks to the combined action of the specially provided means,” Mark Vermeulen, Gironde fire chief, said at … Read more

Amid global concern, Ukraine and Russia have traded blame for attacks on nuclear plants

Kyiv warns of a Chernobyl-style catastrophe until the area is secured The 2 sides assist the go to of the nuclear inspectors UN Guterres says any assault on nuclear plant is ‘suicidal’ Two Ukrainian grain ships go away ports, 12 since final week Kyiv (Reuters) – Worldwide concern over the weekend bombing of Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya … Read more

Dollar falls as currency markets pull back from Friday’s moves

Greenback dips Aussie, Kiwi and Pound good points Merchants 69% count on the Fed to rise by 75 foundation factors in September LONDON (Reuters) – The greenback fell on Monday, shedding some good points from Friday’s US jobs knowledge, as forex markets rolled again their preliminary response and waited for inflation knowledge on Wednesday to … Read more

The man who destroyed a vast forest wins the demise of the garden

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – In a transfer that shocked environmentalists, the federal government of Brazil’s third largest state has deserted a authorized battle over defending a state park in one of many Amazon’s most biodiverse areas. The results of this choice is that the person answerable for deforestation of huge tracts of protected land … Read more

Stocks steady as markets bet on Bank of England massive rally

Market bets on a 50 foundation level BoE hike Fed official: 50 foundation factors enhance in September ‘affordable’ Oil bounces again from six-month low Lufthansa returns to working revenue Credit score Agricole sees income hovering LONDON (Reuters) – Sturdy earnings at Credit score Agricole and Lufthansa lifted shares on Thursday as stress over Nancy Pelosi’s … Read more

Zelensky says the first grain ship “nothing” and the economy is in a coma

Inspection of a ship carrying grain from Ukraine in Turkey The cargo is the primary of its sort to depart Ukraine in wartime However the Ukrainian chief says extra is required Kyiv urgently must ship 10 million tons to chop the deficit Kyiv/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky denied the importance of his nation’s … Read more

As the US looks to impose new limits on China’s chips, turmoil looms in global markets

Any US export block could have an effect on international chip provide analysts This transfer will hinder Samsung and SK Hynix from upgrading China factories Samsung and SK Hynix collectively present greater than 50% of worldwide NAND chips Constraints may change as future chip factories are constructed – Analyst SEOUL (Reuters) – Export restrictions Washington … Read more

Exclusive: Russian soft drink maker targets 50% of market to fill gap left by Coca-Cola and Pepsi

This content material was produced in Russia the place protection of Russian army operations in Ukraine is restricted by regulation MOSCOW (Reuters) – Because the world’s largest smooth drink makers lower ties with Russia, native producer Chernogolovka goals to seize 50 p.c of the nation’s practically $9 billion market, its boss advised Reuters. The mass … Read more

Antitrust watchers go big on drama, plot highlights

Penguin’s books are seen in a second-hand bookshop in central London on October 29, 2012. Britain’s Pearson has agreed to merge its Penguin ebook division with Bertelsmann’s Random Home to create the world’s main shopper publishing home, in obvious disdain for Rupert Murdoch’s Information Corp. REUTERS / Stefan Wermot Register now to get free limitless … Read more