Stocks rise as markets bet on more gradual price increases

Pedestrians wearing protective face masks walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average share, amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan, July 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issa Kato Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asian stocks followed suit on Friday from a late rally on Wall Street, as … Read more

Russia seizes a power station, deploys its forces towards southern Ukraine

Ukraine says Russia is conducting “large-scale redeployment” in the south Zelensky aide says Russia appears to be changing tactics Russian-backed forces take control of the Vohlhersk plant (Reuters) – Russian forces have taken control of Ukraine’s second largest power plant and are conducting a “massive redeployment” of its forces in three southern regions, a Ukrainian … Read more

Cutting off Russian gas from Europe hits economic hopes, and Ukraine reports attacks on coastal areas

Gazprom says that stopping the turbines will increase gas cuts for Germany The United Nations hopes to export grain within days The United States is exploring land routes after the Russian strike A fire broke out in an oil depot in the territory occupied by Russia Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia said it would cut gas … Read more