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U.S. Officials in North Korea to Lay Groundwork for Summit: Trump

28.05.2018, 15:21

On Sunday, U.S. President Donald Trump said a U.S. team had entered North Korea to get ready for a proposed summit between him and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, which Trump withdrew from last week before reconsidering.

Bid to Establish Government in Italy Collapses as President Rejects Minister Pick

28.05.2018, 13:39

Italian Prime Minister-designate Giuseppe Conte has abandoned his efforts to establish a coalition government on Sunday after President Sergio Mattarella vetoed his pick for economy ministry, deepening the country's political upheaval and opening up the prospects for new elections.

Russia’s Energy Minister Says Oil Production Could Revert to October 2016 Level

28.05.2018, 11:31

Russia's energy minister, Alexander Novak, said that a return to the oil production levels that were observed in October 2016, the baseline for the present agreement to reduce production, is one of the options for lifting curbs.

Oil Prices Drop as Russia Warns of Gradual Output Rise

25.05.2018, 18:29

Oil prices eased on Friday as Russia hinted it may gradually raise output, after having withheld supplies in tandem with producer cartel OPEC since 2017.

Yen retreats from 2-week high after N. Korea says still open to talks with U.S.

25.05.2018, 16:41

The yen pulled back from a two-week high versus the dollar on Friday after North Korea said it was open to resolving issues with the United States after President Donald Trump cancelled the June summit with its leader, Kim Jong Un.