Russia’s Putin Says Western Sanctions Have Failed | Russo-Ukrainian War

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the barrage of Western sanctions imposed on Russia for its invasion of neighboring Ukraine had failed. Putin said on Monday that the West “expects a rapid upheaval in the economic and financial situation, causing panic in the markets, the collapse of the banking system and shortages in shops.” He added … Read more

German bosses and unions together oppose boycott of Russian gas

BERLIN (AP) — German employers and unions have united to oppose an immediate European Union ban on natural gas imports from Russia following its invasion of Ukraine, saying such The move would lead to factory closures and the loss of jobs in the bloc’s biggest economy. “A rapid gas embargo would lead to production losses, … Read more

Jet fuel prices hit a record high on Saturday

ATF price up slightly, rates at record high New Delhi: Kerosene prices rose 0.2% on Saturday – the eighth straight increase this year – to a record high, reflecting a surge in global energy prices. The price of aviation jet fuel (ATF) – the fuel that helps planes fly – rose by Rs 277.5 per … Read more

Putin’s Pollock: US Seafood Imports Fuel Russia’s War Machine

MIAMI (AP) – A US ban on seafood imports from Russia on his invasion of Ukraine was supposed to sap billions of dollars from Vladimir Putin’s war machine. But loopholes in import regulations mean pollock, salmon and crab caught by Russia are likely to enter the United States anyway, via the country vital for seafood … Read more