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Companies fear that the SEC’s climate law may require widespread emissions disclosures

Companies fear that the SEC’s climate law may require widespread emissions disclosures

2020 US Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden passes through solar panels as he tours the Plymouth District Renewable Energy Initiative in Plymouth, New Hampshire, US, June 4, 2019. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Jan. 19 (Reuters) – As the US Securities and …

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Airlines scramble to realign schedules amid concerns over the rollout of 5G networks in the US

Airlines scramble to realign schedules amid concerns over the rollout of 5G networks in the US

Emirates’ Boeing 777-300ER aircraft at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Christopher Pike/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register (Reuters) – Major international airlines scrambled to reschedule or cancel flights to the United States ahead of a 5G wireless rollout on Wednesday that raised safety …

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Guatemala says Taiwan will pay for Guatemalan lobbyists in the US

Guatemala says Taiwan will pay for Guatemalan lobbyists in the US

Flags of Taiwan and foreign countries fly in the diplomatic quarter that houses the former Nicaraguan embassy and other foreign embassies, in Taipei, Taiwan, December 10, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Wu/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) – The Guatemalan government said late on Monday that Taiwan had paid …

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Exclusive: US examining Alibaba’s cloud unit for national security risks

Exclusive: US examining Alibaba’s cloud unit for national security risks

A man walks past a logo of Alibaba Group at its office building in Beijing, China August 9, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – The Biden administration is reviewing e-commerce giant Alibaba’s cloud business to determine whether it poses a risk to US …

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Yen falls as Bank of Japan maintains ultra-loose stance and US yields rise

Yen falls as Bank of Japan maintains ultra-loose stance and US yields rise

A US $100 bill is highlighted next to a Japanese 10,000 yen banknote in this illustrative photo taken on February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Shuhei Miyano/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG (Reuters) – The yen stumbled on Tuesday as US Treasury yields rose to fresh two-year highs and the Bank …

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Stock Market Today: Global stocks rise as US markets pause for MLK Jr.

Stock Market Today: Global stocks rise as US markets pause for MLK Jr.

font size Wall Street trading will come back into effect on Tuesday. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images Global stocks rose on Monday in a quiet trading session, with US markets closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. Indicators in Europe and Asia were broadly green. pan europe Stokes 600 It rose …

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USS Nevada: US Navy Ballistic Missile Submarine Rarely Appears in Guam

USS Nevada: US Navy Ballistic Missile Submarine Rarely Appears in Guam

The USS Nevada, an Ohio-class nuclear-powered submarine carrying 20 Trident ballistic missiles and dozens of nuclear warheads, withdrew to the naval base on US Pacific Island territory on Saturday. It is the first visit of a ballistic missile submarine – sometimes called a “Boomer” – to Guam since 2016 and only the second announced visit …

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Tonga: Tsunami warning in effect in California as waves hit Pacific island following volcanic eruption

Tonga: Tsunami warning in effect in California as waves hit Pacific island following volcanic eruption

The explosions sent a plume of ash, gas and steam 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) into the air, according to RNZ. Satellite images showed a huge ash cloud and shock waves spreading from the eruption. Ash was falling from the sky in Nuku’alofa, Tonga’s capital, on Saturday evening, and phone calls were cut off. The volcanic …

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Exclusive: US talks with energy companies over EU gas supplies in case of Russia-Ukraine conflict

Exclusive: US talks with energy companies over EU gas supplies in case of Russia-Ukraine conflict

A view shows pipelines at a gas processing facility operated by Gazprom in the Povanenkovo ​​gas field in the Arctic Yamal Peninsula, Russia, May 21, 2019. Photo taken May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/WASHINGTON, Jan 14 (Reuters) – The U.S. government has held talks with …

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