Shipping wars in the Gulf May 27, 2022
Greece accuses Iran of piracy after the seizure of two of its ships.
Italy's ENI sources gas from Algeria May 27, 2022
The Italian energy giant ENI has signed a deal with Algeria's Sonatrach to buy more gas
US warns of China threat to international order May 26, 2022
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says China could disrupt the international order
UK announces energy firm windfall tax May 26, 2022
The UK is to impose a 25% levy on energy company profits to fund payments to households
Is America ready for new gun laws? May 25, 2022
US Vice President Kamala Harris vows to stand up to the gun lobby
Pfizer cuts prices for low-income countries May 25, 2022
Drugs giant Pfizer will offer its products to low-income countries on a non- profit basis.
The commodities giant Glencore has agreed to plead guilty to corruption charges.
EU warns of potential global food crisis May 24, 2022
The EU Commission president Ursula von der Leyen warned of a possible global food crisis
The cost of rebuilding Ukraine May 23, 2022
Ukraine's president says fixing the damage inflicted by Russia exceeds $500 billion.
A call for a Ukraine Marshall plan May 23, 2022
War in Ukraine has prompted calls for a Marshall-style plan to help rebuild the country.
Australia heads to the polls May 20, 2022
Australia's Labour party hopes to end nine years of conservative rule
Canada blocks Huawei and ZTE from 5G networks May 20, 2022
Canada will block two of China's biggest telecom equipment firms from its 5G networks
Ukraine's wheat exports May 19, 2022
The US accuses Russia of using food as a weapon of war.
Share market sell-off continues May 19, 2022
Investors are worried about possible recession after steep Wall Street falls on Wednesday
Tens of billions of dollars are pledged to help ease the global food shortage.
EU unveils new energy strategy May 18, 2022
The European Commission has revealed a proposal to reduce reliance on Russian energy
Musk vs the Twitter bots May 17, 2022
Elon Musk's planned takeover Twitter could be thwarted by concerns over spam accounts.
UK government revisits N Ireland trade rules May 17, 2022
The UK outlined a plan to change the Brexit deal agreed with the EU on Northern Ireland
Sri Lanka fuel shortages May 16, 2022
The latest on the crisis in Sri Lanka, where there is only one day's supply of fuel left.
China's economy slows sharply May 16, 2022
Amid a wave of Covid lockdowns, there has been a sharp slowdown in the Chinese economy.