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UK says to strengthen internet laws to fight Russian disinformation

UK says to strengthen internet laws to fight Russian disinformation British Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries arrives at Downing Street, in London, Britain June 21, 2022. REUTERS/John Sibley/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register LONDON, July 4 (Reuters) – Britain is proposing a new law that will require social media companies to …

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EXCLUSIVE China plans $75 bln infrastructure fund to revive economy -sources

EXCLUSIVE China plans $75 bln infrastructure fund to revive economy -sources Construction workers stand on scaffolding in front of high voltage power lines in Shanghai September 25, 2013. REUTER/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register BEIJING, July 5 (Reuters) – China wants to set up a state infrastructure investment fund worth …

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Turkey halts Russian ship, investigates Ukrainian claims – senior official

Turkey halts Russian ship, investigates Ukrainian claims – senior official Russian-flagged cargo ship Zhibek Zholy is seen off the coast of Black Sea port of Karasu, Turkey, July 3, 2022. REUTERS/Mehmet Emin Caliskan/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register ANKARA, July 4 (Reuters) – Turkey has halted a Russian-flagged cargo ship …

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ECB top shareholder Germany lays out conditions for aid to indebted states

ECB top shareholder Germany lays out conditions for aid to indebted states Bundesbank President Joachim Nagel addresses a news conference after the G7 Summit in Koenigswinter, near Bonn, Germany May 20, 2022. REUTERS/Benjamin Westhoff/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Nagel warns against trying to set spreads Set conditions for his …

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Dutch review government art collection for possible Nazi plunder

Dutch review government art collection for possible Nazi plunder AMSTERDAM, July 4 (Reuters) – For at least two decades, a painting of fishing boats under an overcast sky hung on the wall of the Dutch parliament, admired by lawmakers who gave little thought to its origins. Now, experts are looking at whether the 19th century …

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Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now Rescue workers work at the scene of a missile strike at a location given as Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi, Odesa region, Ukraine, in this handout image released July 1, 2022. State Emergency Services of Ukraine/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register July 4 …

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Oil prices slip as recession fears rumble on, tight supply stems losses

Oil prices slip as recession fears rumble on, tight supply stems losses MELBOURNE, July 4 (Reuters) – Oil prices fell in early Asian trade on Monday, paring gains from the previous session as fears of global recession weighed on the market even as supply remains tight amid lower OPEC output, unrest in Libya and sanctions …

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Analysis: China casts giant shadows over emerging nations’ chase for debt relief

Analysis: China casts giant shadows over emerging nations’ chase for debt relief A Chinese flag flutters outside the Chinese foreign ministry in Beijing, China February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Poorer nations pay $35 bln in debt service in 2022 – World Bank Opacity, plethora of …

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No guarantees Swiss will always have enough gas, says the minister

No guarantees Swiss will always have enough gas, says the minister ZURICH, July 3 (Reuters) – Swiss businesses would be first to have energy rationed in the event of supply shortages, Energy Minister Simonetta Sommaruga told the SonntagsZeitung, warning that the government cannot guarantee there will always be enough gas to go around. Landlocked Switzerland …

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