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EU prepares ‘robust’ Russia sanctions targeting officials, banks By Reuters

EU prepares ‘robust’ Russia sanctions targeting officials, banks By Reuters

[ad_1] © Reuters. Activists hold banners in front the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry as they demand European Union to improve additional sanctions against Russia, in central Kyiv, Ukraine February 21, 2022. REUTERS/Umit Bektas By John Chalmers and Sabine Siebold BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is close to agreeing sanctions on Russia that would put politicians …

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Hong Kong announces mandatory Covid testing as city reels from surging cases

Hong Kong announces mandatory Covid testing as city reels from surging cases

[ad_1] Hong Kong announced on Tuesday that all residents would have to undergo mandatory Covid-19 testing from next month, as the city reels from China’s worst outbreak since the start of the pandemic. Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s chief executive, announced the latest measures as experts warned that more than a third of residents will be …

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From contagion to sanctions, Europe’s banks brace for Russia fallout By Reuters

From contagion to sanctions, Europe’s banks brace for Russia fallout By Reuters

[ad_1] 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The City of London financial district is seen as people walk over Millennium Bridge in London, Britain, February 16, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo 2/2 By Lawrence White and Alexandra Schwarz-Goerlich LONDON/VIENNA (Reuters) – European banks on Tuesday were bracing for fallout and fresh sanctions after Russia ordered troops into …

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West prepares Russia sanctions after Putin orders troops into Ukraine

West prepares Russia sanctions after Putin orders troops into Ukraine

[ad_1] The EU and UK are preparing a “first barrage” of sanctions against Russia after Vladimir Putin ordered Russian forces into eastern Ukraine and formally recognised two rebel-held regions in the country. The Russian president’s move, which was widely condemned in the west, has raised fears of a conflict in Ukraine and came after leaders …

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Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.71% By Investing.com

Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.71% By Investing.com

[ad_1] © Reuters. Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.71% Investing.com – Japan stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower. At the close in Tokyo, the lost 1.71%. The best performers of the session on the were Daiichi Sankyo Co., …

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Digital, circular economy can earn Thailand $3.4 billion a year extra

Digital, circular economy can earn Thailand $3.4 billion a year extra

[ad_1] © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Tourists visit the Grand Palace in Bangkok September 4, 2014. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK (Reuters) – Digital and disruptive technologies and development of a circular economy can earn Thailand up to $3.4 billion each year in additional investments, savings and revenue, the World Bank said on Tuesday. Thailand, a $544 billion …

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Inside ‘Project Tinman’: Peloton’s plan to conceal rust in its exercise bikes

Inside ‘Project Tinman’: Peloton’s plan to conceal rust in its exercise bikes

[ad_1] As Peloton’s stock price began to tumble last autumn and just months after a costly recall of the connected fitness company’s expensive treadmills, its executives were confronted with a new crisis. In September last year, staff at Peloton warehouses, which receive high-end bikes originally manufactured in Taiwan, noticed that paint was flaking off some …

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Manchester City to build Etihad Stadium in the Metaverse By Cointelegraph

Manchester City to build Etihad Stadium in the Metaverse By Cointelegraph

[ad_1] Premier League champions Manchester City and their new partner Sony (NYSE:) have begun building a virtual replica of the Etihad Stadium which will be the team’s central hub in the Metaverse. Etihad Stadium is the home of Manchester City, England’s top soccer team at the moment. The team announced on Feb. 18 that it …

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