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Exclusive: India considering spending additional $26 billion to fight inflation

Exclusive: India considering spending additional $26 billion to fight inflation Customers buy vegetables at a market in Ahmedabad, India September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register NEW DELHI, May 22 (Reuters) – The Indian government is considering spending an additional 2 trillion rupees ($26 billion) in the …

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Russia-appointed head of occupied Ukraine town wounded in blast

Russia-appointed head of occupied Ukraine town wounded in blast KYIV, May 22 (Reuters) – The Russian-appointed head of the occupied Ukrainian town next to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant was injured in an explosion on Sunday, a Ukrainian official and a Russian news agency said. Andrei Shevchik, who was named mayor of Enerhodar by Russia …

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Paytm payments bank expects central bank curbs to be lifted in three to five months

Paytm payments bank expects central bank curbs to be lifted in three to five months

Paytm payments bank expects central bank curbs to be lifted in three to five months .. Paytm app is seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken, July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register MUMBAI, May 22 (Reuters) – India’s Paytm Payments Bank, which facilitates transactions on …

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Hyundai Motor Group to invest more than $10 billion in US up to 2025

Hyundai Motor Group to invest more than $10 billion in US up to 2025 SEOUL, May 22 (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Group said on Sunday it would invest an additional $5 billion in the United States by 2025 to strengthen collaboration with US firms in advanced technology. The investments, announced during a visit to Seoul …

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US, other APEC delegates walk out on Russian speaker

US, other APEC delegates walk out on Russian speaker BANGKOK (AP) — Delegates from the United States and four other nations staged a walkout Saturday when a representative from Russia began his opening remarks at a meeting of trade ministers of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group in the Thai capital, officials said. A Japanese official …

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Russia to halt gas flows to Finland on Saturday

Russia to halt gas flows to Finland on Saturday A model of the natural gas pipeline is seen in front of displayed Finnish and Russian flag colors in this illustration taken April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register HELSINKI, May 20 (Reuters) – Russia’s Gazprom (GAZP.MM) has informed …

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Germany and Italy approved Russian gas payments after node from Brussels – sources

Germany and Italy approved Russian gas payments after node from Brussels – sources A model of the natural gas pipeline is seen in front of displayed word EU and Russia flag colors in this illustration taken March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Some EU states refuse to …

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Fact box: The Great Rebrand: Western business reborn in Russia under new names

Fact box: The Great Rebrand: Western business reborn in Russia under new names May 20 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) is selling its restaurants in Russia to one of its current local licenses, who will reopen the branches under a new name yet to be decided – the most high-profile rebranding so far of companies …

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Asian shares bounce as China moves to boost housing

Asian shares bounce as China moves to boost housing FILE PHOTO – An investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China August 24, 2015. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register MSCI Asia ex-Japan +1.8%, Nikkei +1.3% European shares set to …

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EXCLUSIVE Malaysia’s biggest telcos seek majority stake in 5G agency – document

EXCLUSIVE Malaysia’s biggest telcos seek majority stake in 5G agency – document People use their mobile phones at a university in Semenyih, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia November 3, 2017. REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Four telcos seek at least 51% of 5G agency DNB – letter to …

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