Tonga braces as powerful Cyclone Gita bears down

Tonga braces as powerful Cyclone Gita bears down

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Pacific nation of Tonga braced for destructive winds and potential flash flooding from Tropical Cyclone Gita on Monday after...
U.S. environmental penalties nearly halve in Trump's first year: report

U.S. environmental penalties nearly halve in Trump’s first year: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Environmental Protection Agency levied around half the average number of penalties against polluters in the first year of the...
Iraqi parliament approves budget, Kurdish lawmakers boycott vote

Beijing WKW Automotive Parts to invest more than $2 billion in new car project

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Beijing WKW Automotive Parts plans to invest about 16 billion yuan ($2.53 billion) in a new energy car project, to...
German politics split over diesel refit burden

German politics split over diesel refit burden

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German transport minister Andreas Scheuer is asking carmakers to tell him how they plan to complete by the end of...
Oklahoma regulator issues new regional protocol to curb earthquakes

Oklahoma regulator issues new regional protocol to curb earthquakes

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Oklahoma’s oil and gas regulator on Tuesday released new requirements aimed at reducing the risk of earthquakes from hydraulic fracturing...
U.S. judge rules securities suit against Exxon, executives can proceed

U.S. judge rules securities suit against Exxon, executives can proceed

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A federal judge rejected Exxon Mobil Corp’s motion to dismiss a securities suit alleging the company and top executives misled...
Iraqi parliament approves budget, Kurdish lawmakers boycott vote

U.S. EPA grants 25 small refineries relief from biofuels law – source

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency granted hardship exemptions from the nation’s biofuel laws to 25 oil refineries in 2017,...
Iraqi parliament approves budget, Kurdish lawmakers boycott vote

Wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia, villages evacuated

ATHENS (Reuters) - Two villages on the Greek island of Evia were evacuated on Sunday as a forest fire raged, fanned by strong...
General Electric to trial world’s largest wind turbine in Britain

General Electric to trial world’s largest wind turbine in Britain

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. conglomerate General Electric will test the world’s largest wind turbine in a facility in northeast England, it said...
Norway's wealth fund may expand emissions blacklist to more companies

Norway’s wealth fund may expand emissions blacklist to more companies

OSLO (Reuters) - The ethics watchdog for Norway’s $1-trillion sovereign wealth may blacklist more companies that produce too much greenhouse gas by scrutinizing...

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Baghdad gun shops thrive after Iraqi rethink on arms control

Baghdad gun shops thrive after Iraqi rethink on arms control

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - In the middle of Baghdad’s busy commercial neighborhood of Karrada, where most retail outlets sell home appliances, shoppers can now also...
Iran says it is seeking solution to sell oil and transfer revenues: IRNA

Iran says it is seeking solution to sell oil and transfer revenues: IRNA

LONDON (Reuters) - Iran’s vice president said on Sunday the government was seeking solutions to sell oil and transfer its revenues after the United...
Iraqi parliament approves budget, Kurdish lawmakers boycott vote

Italy to launch infrastructure plan in September – official

The government will launch a plan aimed at making Italy's infrastructure safe, a government official said in a newspaper interview on Sunday, after the collapse of...