Japan prepares to bid Abe farewell to controversial state funeral

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan will honor assassinated former prime minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday, the divisive figure who has dominated modern politics as the country’s longest-serving leader, at a rare state funeral that has become almost as divisive. I was. Abe’s killing at a campaign … Read more

Gas crisis plunges LNG shipping market into the hands of energy giants

LONDON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The skyrocketing price of liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping has alienated dozens of small traders, concentrating business in the hands of a handful of major global energy companies and major global trading houses. This grip is not expected to ease until 2026 when more LNG begins to emerge and lower prices, raising … Read more

Iran says the United States is trying to exploit the unrest to weaken the country

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Calls for teachers and students to strike Iran says it will respond to US action Germany summons the Iranian ambassador DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran faced international criticism on Monday over the death of a woman in police custody, sparking protests across the country after Tehran … Read more

In China, homebuyers occupy their unfinished “rotting” property

GUILIN, China (September 26) (Reuters) – Six months ago, Ms. Xu’s home was a room in a high-rise apartment in the southern Chinese city of Guilin she bought three years ago, drawn by brochures promoting her river views. and clean city air. However, her living conditions are far from those promised: unpainted walls, potholes where … Read more

Storm Fiona batters Canada’s east coast, forcing evacuations

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (Reuters) – Powerful storm Fiona swept through eastern Canada on Saturday, bringing hurricane-force winds, forcing evacuations, blowing trees and power lines and leaving hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses without power. The US National Hurricane Center (NHC) said the storm’s center, which has been downgraded to Post-Tropical Hurricane Fiona, is now … Read more

At the United Nations, Micronesia denounces Japan’s plan to release Fukushima waters into the Pacific Ocean

A worker, wearing protective suits and masks, takes notes in front of radioactive water storage tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant of Tokyo Electric Power Corporation (TEPCO) in Okuma City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toro Hanai Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The … Read more

Five killed in Iran during protests over death in custody – rights group

A Kurdish woman was detained by Iran’s morality police last week The police deny any wrongdoing, Mahsa Amini said The United States says Amini died after sustaining injuries in custody Iraqi Kurdish leader sends condolences to his family DUBAI (Reuters) – Five people were killed in Iran’s Kurdish region on Monday when security forces opened … Read more

Wall Street ended a choppy session higher with a strong focus on the Federal Reserve

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register All eyes on Wednesday’s Fed policy decision Traders are looking for little chance of a 100 basis point rate hike Take screenshots of GTA VI leaked online Knowbe4 Jumps Into Take-private Indexes up: Dow 0.64%, Standard & Poor’s 0.69%, Nasdaq 0.76% (Reuters) – Wall Street’s … Read more