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Turkish lira volatile as US warns of more sanctions – business live

Turkish currency bucks Thursday’s trend by weakening to 5.86 to the dollar before recovering 8.45am BSTThere is a sense of relief in financial markets today, following the news that Beijing will resume trade talks with Washington next week, although at a lower level than previously. It is the first round of trade talks since June and offers some...

Halep through but Stephens exits in Cincinnati

Top seed Simona Halep returned to sew up victory over Ajla Tomljanovic on Thursday after their second round match at the Cincinnati Open had been suspended the previous day due to rain, while reigning U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens was knocked out in the third round by Elise Mertens. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/sportsNews/~3/h1hONSEyUnE/halep-through-but-stephens-exits-in-cincinnati-idUSKBN1L12DI Author : Publish date...

CYPRUS: Cypriot leaders could meet in New York for peace talks in September

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has suggested that a summit will be held in New York next month with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to help kick-start the Cyprus peace process. Akinci told reporters on Thursday that efforts for finding a solution to the Cyprus problem will start in New York in September with a leaders' meeting. Source link...

CYPRUS: Nicosia welcomes release of Greek soldiers held by Turkey

Cyprus welcomes the release of the two Greek soldiers by Turkey in the hope it signals a sea-change in Ankara's regional diplomacy. The soldiers 2nd Lieutenant Angelos Mitretodis and Sergeant Dimitris Kouklatzis were arrested on March 1 for illegally entering Turkey after mistakenly crossing the heavily militarized border. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/cyprus/2018/08/cyprus-nicosia-welcomes-release-of-greek-soldiers-held-by-turkey?fromrss=1 Author : Publish date : 17 August...

US threatens more action against Turkey unless pastor freed

The US is demanding that Turkey release a detained US pastor or face further economic measures. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45217335 Author : Publish date : 17 August 2018 | 6:43 am Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Russian oil industry would weather U.S. 'bill from hell'

Stiff new U.S. sanctions against Russia would only have a limited impact on its oil industry because it has drastically reduced its reliance on Western funding and foreign partnerships and is lessening its dependence on imported technology. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/tZyoCIEot_w/russian-oil-industry-would-weather-u-s-bill-from-hell-idUSKBN1L20GY Author : Publish date : 17 August 2018 | 6:06 am Copyright for syndicated content belongs to...

Nigeria:Govt Tasks Herbal Medicine Practitioners on Cure for Cancer

Abuja -Herbal and alternative medicine practitioners in the country have been encouraged to work towards finding a cure for cancer through medicinal plants. Source link : http://allafrica.com/stories/201808170032.html Author : Publish date : 17 August 2018 | 5:58 am Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Giant flower carpet unrolled in central Brussels

Photo taken on Aug. 16, 2018 shows the night view of a carpet of more than 500,000 flowers at the Grand Place in Brussels, Belgium. A carpet of over 500,000 flowers was unrolled Thursday at central Brussels' Grand Place. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/belgium/2018/08/giant-flower-carpet-unrolled-in-central-brussels?fromrss=1 Author : Publish date : 17 August 2018 | 5:51 am Copyright for syndicated content belongs to...

Jared Kushner Russia policy role grew after unreported March 2016 Henry Kissinger lunch

In March 2016, as the U.S. foreign policy establishment shunned presidential candidate Donald Trump, his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, was invited to lunch for a think tank urging engagement with Russia. The meeting at Manhattan's Time Warner Center, which hasn't been reported before, would prove significant for the Center for the National Interest and Kushner, who was still a...

AirBaltic announces summer 2019 destinations

Latvian flag carrier airBaltic has announced its first destinations for the 2019 summer season, which starts at the end of March. The fast expanding carrier will add services from its Tallinn base in Lithuania, including 2X-weekly services to Malaga ; 3X-weekly to Brussels ; and 4X-weekly flights to Copenhagen from June 2019. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/latvia/2018/08/airbaltic-announces-summer-2019-destinations?fromrss=1 Author : Publish...

Politicising the Genoa tragedy is just the latest Europhobic ruse | Natalie Nougayrède

Europe has successfully faced down its sceptics before. It will do so againAfter the Genoa bridge collapse left dozens dead, Italy’s far-right deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, lashed out at the EU. “If EU budget constraints prevent us from making Italy’s infrastructure safe, we will change that,” he tweeted. Europhobes of all stripes like to cast themselves as...

Fiber transmission range leaps to 2,500 miles, and capacity increases

If researchers are successful, we can expect fiber data transmissions to get fatter and longer, as well as increases in data throughput. Fiber transmission could be more efficient, go farther, carry more traffic and be cheaper to implement if the work of scientists in Sweden and Estonia is successful. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/estonia/2018/08/fiber-transmission-range-leaps-to-2-500-miles-and-capacity-increases?fromrss=1 Author : Publish date : 17...

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Turkish lira volatile as US warns of more sanctions – business live

Turkish currency bucks Thursday’s trend by weakening to 5.86 to the dollar before recovering 8.45am BSTThere is a sense of relief in financial...

Halep through but Stephens exits in Cincinnati

Top seed Simona Halep returned to sew up victory over Ajla Tomljanovic on Thursday after their second round match at the Cincinnati Open...

CYPRUS: Cypriot leaders could meet in New York for peace talks in September

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has suggested that a summit will be held in New York next month with UN Secretary General Antonio...

CYPRUS: Nicosia welcomes release of Greek soldiers held by Turkey

Cyprus welcomes the release of the two Greek soldiers by Turkey in the hope it signals a sea-change in Ankara's regional diplomacy. The...

US threatens more action against Turkey unless pastor freed

The US is demanding that Turkey release a detained US pastor or face further economic measures. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45217335 Author : Publish date...

Russian oil industry would weather U.S. 'bill from hell'

Stiff new U.S. sanctions against Russia would only have a limited impact on its oil industry because it has drastically reduced its reliance...

Nigeria:Govt Tasks Herbal Medicine Practitioners on Cure for Cancer

Abuja -Herbal and alternative medicine practitioners in the country have been encouraged to work towards finding a cure for cancer through medicinal...

Giant flower carpet unrolled in central Brussels

Photo taken on Aug. 16, 2018 shows the night view of a carpet of more than 500,000 flowers at the Grand Place in...