Blinken says China’s strategy is around a rules-based order, not a ‘new cold war’

Blinken describes China as the most dangerous challenge to world order In response, China says both would benefit from cooperation On Thursday, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, in a long-awaited speech on US strategy to counter China’s rise, said the US would not prevent China from developing its economy, but wanted it to abide … Read more

The wide availability of naloxone can combat overdose

The two Belgian royal academies of medicine, the Royal Academy of Belgian Medicine and Koninklijke Academie voor Geneeskunde van Belgi, have issued an opinion on the naloxone Use of Narcan at the request of the Belgian Federal Minister of Public Health. The Belgian academies of medicine recommend, as a matter of priority, that topical naloxone … Read more

Russian forces advance up to a major highway from Donbass

Russia seeks to encircle Ukrainian forces Kyiv says 25 battalions were involved in the attack Shells hit Kharkiv as the Russians were forced to retreat Germany says Putin should not dictate any peace terms Kyiv/Svetlodarsk, Ukraine, May 26 (Reuters) – Advancing Russian forces approached surrounding Ukrainian forces in the east, briefly capturing positions on the … Read more

Russia says before UN talks in Moscow, talk to Ukraine about ports, not us

A shipyard worker watches how barley grain is mechanically poured into a 40,000-ton vessel at the cargo terminal of a Ukrainian agricultural exporter in the southern Ukrainian city of Nikolaev on July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Vincent Mundy/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russia’s ambassador to the … Read more

Nvidia says video game market is slowing down; Stocks down 7%

The logo of tech company Nvidia at its headquarters in Santa Clara, California February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith Register now to get free unlimited access to Register May 25 (Reuters) – Chip designer Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) It forecast sales of video game chips to fall in the current quarter, and has surprised some analysts … Read more

Google says exclusive Russian hackers linked to new Brexit leak site

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – A new website that has published leaked emails from several high-profile supporters of Britain’s exit from the European Union is linked to Russian hackers, a Google cybersecurity official and former head of foreign intelligence in the United Kingdom said. The site – titled “Very English Coop d’Etat” – says it has published … Read more

The food crisis is fueling fears of protectionism that are exacerbating shortages

DAVOS, Switzerland, May 24 (Reuters) – Business leaders and policy makers at the World Economic Forum said the global food crisis has precipitated protectionist steps by countries that are likely to exacerbate the problem and could lead to a wider trade war. Pointing to mounting pressure on food supplies and rising prices, a government source … Read more

Ex-US soldier now fighting in Ukraine tells of days trapped in ‘house of terror’

“We won’t go any further, because this wire is intentionally attached to something and then buried here,” he warns. “A lot of Russians went back through some of these places and re-mined them [in] Booby traps”. Kevin is part of an elite group of foreign special forces veterans, mainly Americans and British, recruited to help … Read more

Pre-market stocks: The bull market has silenced millions of day traders. They are on a difficult journey

A version of this story first appeared in the CNN Business “Before the Bell” newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can register here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking on the same link. London CNN Business – In early 2021, in the midst of a speculative stock market euphoria, a … Read more