China is introducing an oil futures contract that is denominated in yuan.
That's in effort to internationalize the yuan and pull global reliance away from the dollar.
But that's not likely without removing capital controls — an unlikely mov
IT’S one of the defining conflicts of our times, with tubby tyrant Kim Jong-un and brash billionaire Donald Trump locked in a high-stakes gamble and nuclear war just one wrong move away. Now, in an unexpected twist, plans are on the cards for a fa
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday he ordered the investigation into a 71-year-old Australian nun for "disorderly conduct", justifying it as a legal move against "undesirable" foreigners.
YANGON (Reuters) - The government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi expressed "serious concern" on Friday over a move by the International Criminal Court prosecutor seeking jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangla
Syrian regime warplanes have carried out barely any raids since Donald Trump threatened strikes, as Bashar al-Assad’s forces scramble to move weapons and equipment away from sites they fear will be hit by US missiles.
The special counsel Robert Mueller is now reportedly preparing to move forward without an interview with President Donald Trump in his obstruction-of-justice case.
Trump was leaning toward granting Mueller an interview but is said to have decided agai
Prime minister Jacinda Ardern says move ‘will essentially take effect in 30 or more years’ time’The New Zealand government will grant no new offshore oil exploration permits in a move that is being hailed by conservation and environmental groups as
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak says Russia needs to move to national currencies in payments for oil settlements.
Cryptocurrencies could aid Russia's intended currency move, according to an analyst.
The move could change