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Russia ships first gas from $27bn Arctic project

Russian president Vladimir Putin, second right, flanked by energy minister Alexander Novak, left, and Novatek chief Leonid Mikhelson, second left, at the Yamal plant in Sabetta © EPA Henry Foy in Sabetta December 8, 2017 Experimental feature Listen to this article Play audio for this article Pause 00:00 00:00 Experimental …

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اكثر من نصف مستهلكي الطاقة الكهربائية في محافظة ذي قار بدون مقاييس

أكدت وزارة الكهرباء ان اكثر من نصف مستهلكي الطاقة الكهربائية في محافظة ذي قار يستهلكونها بدون مقاييس, حيث ان عدد المشتركين النظاميين في المحافظة يبلغ (190 الف) مائة وتسعون الف مشترك، يضاف اليهم (210 الف) مائتان وعشرة الاف، لايمتلكون مقاييس ويستهلكون الطاقة بدون اجور ويسرفون في استهلاكها. وان معظم من يعترض …

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What's the matter with eastern Europe?

He was a rich businessman, an outspoken outsider with a love of conspiracy theories. And he was a populist running for president. In 1990, when Donald Trump was still beyond the furthest outskirts of American politics, Stanislaw Tyminski was trying to become the new president of post-communist Poland. He shared …

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ملاكات نقل الطاقة المنطقة الوسطى تواصل اعمالها لصيانة المحطات التحويلية التابعة لها

 تواصل الملاكات الهندسية والفنية في المديرية العامة لنقل الطاقة الكهربائية المنطقة الوسطى أعمال الصيانة الدورية  لعدد من محطاتها التحويلية . اعلن ذلك المتحدث الرسمي باسم وزارة الكهرباء الدكتور مصعب سري المدرس, مبيناً, ان الاعمال تضمنت أطفاء المحولة الذاتية رقم (1+2) لاجراء الغسل وازالة الاتربة المتراكمة على المعدات في محطة جنوب …

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Ford ramps up electric vehicle push in China

Ford will launch 50 new vehicles in China by 2025, including 15 electrified vehicles, as it looks to rev up sales growth in the market. Fred Katayama reports. ▲ Hide Transcript ▶ View Transcript Ford Motor will launch 50 new vehicles in China by 2025, including 15 electrified vehicles. Ford’s …

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China's budding coffee culture propels Starbucks

Starbucks has showcased its first overseas roastery and its world’s largest store in Shanghai, as it expressed strong confidence in the growing Chinese market. As Silvia Antonioli reports, the opulent flagship store with gourmet coffees and a bakery and will be open to the public on Wednesday – one of …

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Air Force pilots run U.S. – South Korea joint drills

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world’s media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com …

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Venezuela launches oil-backed cryptocurrency

Venezuela’s President is looking to the world of digital currency to circumvent U.S.-led financial sanctions, announcing the launch of the ”petro” backed by oil reserves to shore up a collapsed economy. But, as Silvia Antonioli reports, Nicolas Maduro offered few specifics about the currency launch or how the struggling OPEC …

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Macron calls on Iraq to dismantle militia

French President Emmanuel Macron is calling for Iraq to break-up all of its militias, including government sanctioned groups, following a meeting with Iraqi Kurdish leaders in Paris. Kate King reports. ▲ Hide Transcript ▶ View Transcript Kurdish Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani was officially invited to Elysee Palace by the French …

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UK cyber agency warns over use of Russian software

Britain’s main cyber security agency is set to write to British government departments warning about the use of anti-virus software from Russian companies, it’s the latest in a series of moves targeting Moscow-based security software maker Kaspersky Lab. Kate King reports. ▲ Hide Transcript ▶ View Transcript The UK has …

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