• By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    SANCTIONED RUSSIAN ASSETS ATTRACTING INVESTMENT FROM BIGGEST US PENSION FUNDS

    Mounting political tensions between Moscow and Washington along with endless US threats to impose more and more sanctions haven't prevented...

    Russia, Invest, Fund, Investments, Investment
  • By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    SAUDI ARABIA SAYS SCANDAL OVER KHASHOGGI KILLING WON'T TRIGGER ANOTHER OIL CRISIS

    There will not be a repeat of the 1973 oil embargo despite the crisis over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate...

    Energy, Energies
  • By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    PUTIN SIGNS DECREE ALLOWING RUSSIAN COUNTER-SANCTIONS AGAINST UKRAINE - KREMLIN WEBSITE

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree allowing Russia to target Ukrainian companies and individuals with sanctions in...

    Russia, Company, Companies
  • By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    INDIA OFFLOADING US TREASURIES TO SUPPORT NATIONAL CURRENCY & BUY GOLD

    The Reserve Bank of India is cutting down on its holding of US Treasuries, joining a number of countries which have been dumping US...

    Gold, Currency, Economy, Bank, Buy, Banks, Currencies
  • By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    US PRESSURES SWIFT TO CUT OFF IRAN FROM GLOBAL BANKING TRANSACTIONS TO ENFORCE SANCTIONS

    The US aims to disconnect Iran from the SWIFT global payment network as part of new economic sanctions against the Islamic Republic...

    Transaction, Bank, Banks
  • By RT   -   Oct 22, 2018

    SPOILS OF WAR? INDIA MULLS FILLING TRADE GAP LEFT BY US-CHINA TARIFF TIT-FOR-TAT

    India aims to capitalize on the Sino-American trade war and has reportedly already made a list of some 180 products which it could...

    Trading, China
  • UK's plastics recycling industry accused of widespread fraud & pollution By RT   -   Oct 21, 2018

    UK'S PLASTICS RECYCLING INDUSTRY ACCUSED OF WIDESPREAD FRAUD & POLLUTION

    The Environment Agency is investigating suspected widespread abuse and fraud within Britain's plastics recycling industry. It will...

    Industry, Industries
  • By RT   -   Oct 21, 2018

    WEDDING TOURISM: INDIAN COUPLES SELLING TICKETS TO THEIR BIG DAY

    Some couples in India, seeking to cash in, have started selling admission tickets to their weddings to tourists wishing to attend the...

  • By RT   -   Oct 21, 2018

    ‘HELLO, DEATH': COCA-COLA GREETS NEW ZEALANDERS IN MARKETING BLUNDER

    One of Coca-Cola's marketing slogans in New Zealand did not go over well, turning into a humorous and embarrassing blunder for the...

    Companies, Company, Market, Marketing
  • Japan finds itself buried in plastic waste after China stops importing world's trash By RT   -   Oct 21, 2018

    JAPAN FINDS ITSELF BURIED IN PLASTIC WASTE AFTER CHINA STOPS IMPORTING WORLD'S TRASH

    Nations across the globe are beginning to suffer from waste build-up, after China stopped importing recyclable garbage this year. Japan...

    Japan, Industry, World, Building, China, Industries
  • By RT   -   Oct 21, 2018

    GERMANY SEES RUSSIA AS STABLE ENERGY PARTNER AS US DEMANDS EUROPE DUMP NORD STREAM 2 PIPELINE

    Europe should stop backing a Russia-led project to deliver natural gas to the continent, according to US Assistant Secretary of State...

    Russia, Energies, Energy, Europe, Germany
  • By RT   -   Oct 20, 2018

    NEARLY HALF THE WORLD LIVES ON LESS THAN $5.50 A DAY - WORLD BANK

    Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, the number of poor worldwide is still “unacceptably high,” according to a World Bank...

    World, Banks, Bank
  • By RT   -   Oct 20, 2018

    SOUTH AFRICAN FARMERS TO VISIT RUSSIA'S CRIMEA TO BOOST TIES WHILE FACING LAND EXPROPRIATION AT HOME

    Farmers from South Africa will visit the Russian peninsula of Crimea to exchange experience in winemaking, as they face the possibility...

    Russia, Land, Exchange
  • By RT   -   Oct 20, 2018

    EMERGING ECONOMIES STOCKPILING GOLD IN EXPECTATION OF US DOLLAR BANKING SYSTEM COLLAPSE - ANALYSTS

    Countries around the world are turning to gold as uncertainty about the global economy rises. Trade wars and the aggressive policies...

    World, Trading, Banks, United States, Bank, Economy, Gold
  • By RT   -   Oct 20, 2018

    UKRAINE GOVERNMENT HIKES GAS PRICES FOR POPULATION BY QUARTER AS PART OF DEAL WITH IMF

    Kiev has announced that Ukrainians will have to pay nearly 25 percent more for gas starting from November. The decision follows an...

    Government, Fund
  • By RT   -   Oct 19, 2018

    RUSSIA WELCOMES FOREIGN BANKS TO JOIN ITS MONEY TRANSFER ALTERNATIVE TO SWIFT

    Foreign banks will soon be able to become part of Russia's money transfer network which serves as an alternative to the traditional...

    Russia, Banks, Bank
  • By RT   -   Oct 19, 2018

    SOUTH AFRICAN CITY TO BEGIN CONFISCATING LAND FROM WHITE CITIZENS IN NATIONAL TEST CASE

    Local authorities in the South African city of Ekurhuleni are set to begin expropriating privately owned land, without paying for it,...

    Land
  • By RT   -   Oct 19, 2018

    RUSSIA NEGOTIATES NEW ENERGY PROJECT WITH EXXON DESPITE LOOMING US SANCTIONS - REPORTS

    Russia is currently in talks with US energy major ExxonMobil over new oil and gas projects as Washington considers new sanctions against...

    Russia, Bloomberg, Energies, Government, Energy
  • By RT   -   Oct 19, 2018

    HUGE IRANIAN OIL ARMADA HEADS TO CHINA BEFORE US SANCTIONS KICK IN

    An unprecedented volume of Iranian crude oil is set to arrive at China's northeast port of Dalian this month and in early November...

    Volume, Volumes, China
  • By RT   -   Oct 19, 2018

    US SHALE'S GLORY DAYS ARE NUMBERED

    There are some early signs that the US shale industry is starting to show its age, with depletion rates on the rise.

    Rate, Industry, Industries