Storm Fiona wreaks havoc on Canada’s east coast, wreaking ‘terrifying’ devastation

STEPHENVILLE, Newfoundland, Sept. 24 (Reuters) – Powerful storm Fiona swept through eastern Canada on Saturday with hurricane-force winds, forcing evacuations, knocking down trees and power lines, turning many homes on the coast into “just a pile of rubble in the area.” Ocean.” The US National Hurricane Center (NHC) said the storm’s center, which has been … Read more

Big UK tax cuts deepen sell-off, dollar rises and bonds tumble

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MSCI All-World hits two-year low The dollar reaches its highest level in two decades Selling sterling and gold after a ‘mini-budget’ in the UK The Yen is down but traders are wary of further intervention Treasury bonds headed for an eighth weekly loss LONDON (Reuters) … Read more

Medical device makers see little impact from Fiona on Puerto Rican operations

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register (Reuters) – Medical device companies and some pharmaceutical companies with manufacturing operations in Puerto Rico said they did not expect real disruption from Hurricane Fiona, which knocked out power to more than 3 million people and caused floods and landslides on the island. The U.S. … Read more

Russia and Ukraine announce a big surprise prisoner exchange

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kyiv/RIYADH (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine carried out an unexpected prisoner exchange on Wednesday, the largest since the war began, involving about 300 people including 10 foreigners and commanders who led a protracted Ukrainian defense of Mariupol earlier. general. Among the foreigners released were two … Read more

US Treasury official criticizes China’s “non-conventional” debt practices

Chinese yuan banknotes are shown in this illustrative photo taken on April 25, 2022. REUTERS/Florence Law/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register China is the largest official creditor in the world Lack of transparency and confidentiality agreements under fire Urging progress on Common Framework debt deals for Zambia and other countries … Read more

Exclusive: Saudi Arabia buys a pair of SpaceX astronaut seats from Axiom Sources

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia plans to send two astronauts to the International Space Station aboard Elon Musk’s SpaceX capsule, becoming the latest Gulf country to strengthen ties with private US space companies, according to three people familiar with the matter. arrangement. The sources, who … Read more