HSBC’s $10 billion dividend from the sale of RBC’s Canadian unit

HSBC’s  billion dividend from the sale of RBC’s Canadian unit

The deal comes under pressure from a Chinese shareholder Analysts hail a “sensible” transaction The bank could return the proceeds from the deal to shareholders LONDON/TORONTO/NEW YORK, Nov 29 (Reuters) – HSBC ( HSBA.L ) agreed to sell its Canadian business to Royal Bank of Canada ( RY.TO ) for C$13.5 billion ($10 billion) in … Read more

China sends students home, police patrols to quell protests

China sends students home, police patrols to quell protests

BEIJING (AP) – Chinese universities sent students home and police were deployed in Beijing and Shanghai to prevent further protests Tuesday after crowds angered by strict anti-virus restrictions called for leader Xi Jinping to resign. in the biggest show of public disapproval in decades. Authorities eased some controls after demonstrations in at least eight mainland … Read more

Nigerian black passengers found at the helm of a ship in the Canary Islands

Nigerian black passengers found at the helm of a ship in the Canary Islands

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Three black passengers have been found at the helm of a ship in the Canary Islands after an 11-day ocean voyage from Nigeria, Spain’s maritime rescue service said. The men found on the oil tanker Alithini II in the port of Las Palmas on Monday afternoon appeared to have symptoms of … Read more

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

CNN — After days of political tension and fiery gossip between countries, he knockout stage has arrived for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing less than a win on Tuesday will be enough when they face Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will advance to the … Read more

Stocks and oil rise on hopes of looser COVID restrictions in China

Stocks and oil rise on hopes of looser COVID restrictions in China

Euro STOXX 600 up 0.4% Oil prices rebound on Chinese hopes, talk of production cuts The dollar falls as investors seek riskier assets Chinese property stocks rose on political support http://tmsnrt.rs/2yaDPgn LONDON/SYDNEY, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Stocks and oil rose on Tuesday on hopes that public unrest in China could prompt an earlier easing of … Read more

The EU failed to agree on a price ceiling for Russian oil, diplomats say

The EU failed to agree on a price ceiling for Russian oil, diplomats say

BRUSSELS, Nov 28 (Reuters) – European Union governments failed to agree on a price cap for Russian offshore oil on Monday, as Poland insisted the cap must be set lower than proposed by the G7 to reduce Moscow’s ability to finance its invasion. Ukraine, diplomats said. “There is no agreement. The legal texts have now … Read more

British PM Sunak says ‘golden era’ of UK-China relations is over | Rishi Sunak news

British PM Sunak says ‘golden era’ of UK-China relations is over |  Rishi Sunak news

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said China posed a “systemic” challenge to British values ​​and interests as his government condemned Beijing after a BBC journalist was beaten while covering protests in Shanghai. In his first major foreign policy speech, Sunak said the so-called “golden era” of the UK’s relationship with China had ended “along with … Read more

Kherson: Russians shell Ukrainian city just two weeks after withdrawal

Kherson: Russians shell Ukrainian city just two weeks after withdrawal

Kherson, Ukraine CNN — Pools of bloody water and the charred wreckage of a car mark the spot in Kherson where Russian shells hit the city on Thursday, killing four and shaking any sense of calm, according to local officials. Russian President Vladimir Putin claims he annexed the region and that the people here are … Read more

Kherson: Russians shell Ukrainian city just two weeks after withdrawal

Kherson: Russians shell Ukrainian city just two weeks after withdrawal

Kherson, Ukraine CNN — Pools of bloody water and the charred wreckage of a car mark the spot in Kherson where Russian shells hit the city on Thursday, killing four and shaking any sense of calm, according to local officials. Russian President Vladimir Putin claims he annexed the region and that the people here are … Read more

Portugal vs. Uruguay: Rainbow Flag Pitch Invader interrupts World Cup match

Portugal vs.  Uruguay: Rainbow Flag Pitch Invader interrupts World Cup match

CNN — The World Cup match between Portugal and Uruguay was briefly interrupted on Monday by an on-field attacker waving a rainbow flag on the pitch at the Lusail Iconic Stadium. FIFA’s global television channel avoided showing the intruder on the pitch, but the individual was seen running on the pitch after the flag as … Read more