How Much Is China Helping Russia Finance Its War In Ukraine?

China’s growing appetite for discounted Russian oil has made it the leading financier of the Kremlin’s war in Ukraine by giving Moscow a reliable revenue source that blunts the impact of tough Western sanctions against its economy. Four months after Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, China has overtaken Germany as the biggest single buyer of Russian … Read more

Russian ruble is at strongest level in 7 years despite sanctions:

Russian one ruble coin and Russian flag displayed on a screen are seen in this multiple exposure illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland on March 8, 2022. Jakub Porzycki |: Nurphoto |: Getty Images: Russian ruble hit 52.3 to the dollar on Wednesday, an increase of roughly 1.3% on the previous day and its strongest … Read more

Russian ruble is at strongest level in 7 years despite sanctions:

Russian one ruble coin and Russian flag displayed on a screen are seen in this multiple exposure illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland on March 8, 2022. Jakub Porzycki |: Nurphoto |: Getty Images: Russian ruble hit 52.3 to the dollar on Wednesday, an increase of roughly 1.3% on the previous day and its strongest … Read more

How did the Russia-Ukraine war trigger a global food crisis? |: Explainer News:

Russia war in Ukraine is preventing grain from leaving the “breadbasket of the world” and making food more expensive across the globe, threatening to worsen shortages, hunger, and political instability in developing countries. Together, Russia and Ukraine export nearly a third of the world wheat and barley, more than 70 percent of its sunflower oil … Read more

Russian missile strikes hit Kyiv as Putin warns West against arming Ukraine:

Kyiv, Ukraine: – Russia took aim at Western military supplies for: Ukraine: with airstrikes in Kyiv on Sunday that it said destroyed tanks donated from abroad, as President Vladimir Putin warned that any Western deliveries of long-range rocket systems to Ukraine would prompt Moscow to hit “objects that we have not yet struck.” The cryptic … Read more

Companies that exited Russia after its invasion of Ukraine are being rewarded with outsize stock-market returns, Yale study finds – and those that stayed are not

The almost 1,000 companies that have opted to pull out of Russia following its unprovoked invasion of Ukraine are not just benefiting from a reputational boost. They are also being rewarded by financial markets, while those who remain behind are being punished. “We find that equity markets are actually rewarding companies for leaving Russia while … Read more

Russia claims it captured key city, aims to widen east Ukraine battle:

Russia asserted Saturday that its troops and separatist fighters had captured a key railway junction in eastern: Ukraine:, the second small city to fall to Moscow’s forces this week as they fought to seize all of the country contested Donbas region. Meanwhile, Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is accusing Moscow of carrying out “genocide” amid Russia … Read more

Russia-Ukraine live news: Fighting ‘continues’ in Severodonetsk |: Russia-Ukraine war News:

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says he is expecting “good news” on weapons deliveries amid a “very difficult” situation in the east of his country. Russian President Vladimir Putin tells the leaders of France and Germany that Moscow is ready to look for ways to ship grain stuck in Ukrainian ports. Putin cautions German Chancellor Olaf … Read more

Russia-Ukraine live news: Fighting ‘continues’ in Severodonetsk |: Russia-Ukraine war News:

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says he is expecting “good news” on weapons deliveries amid a “very difficult” situation in the east of his country. Russian President Vladimir Putin tells the leaders of France and Germany that Moscow is ready to look for ways to ship grain stuck in Ukrainian ports. Putin cautions German Chancellor Olaf … Read more

Biden appears to nudge India’s Modi – in person – on his Ukraine stand:

Tokyo: – President Joe Biden told fellow Indo-Pacific leaders assembled for a four-country summit Tuesday that they were navigating “a dark hour in our shared history” due to Russian brutal war on Ukraine: and he urged the group to make greater efforts to stop Vladimir Putin’s aggression. “This is more than just a European issue. … Read more