U.S. homebuilder confidence unexpectedly rises in October, survey shows

U.S. homebuilder confidence unexpectedly rises in October, survey shows
Newly constructed single family homes are shown for sale in Encinitas, California, U.S., July 31, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake Oct 18 (Reuters) - Confidence among U.S. single-family homebuilders rose by the most in nearly a year in October as customer traffic improved for a second straight month, although builders remain concerned that the shortages that are… Read More

Polish PM vows loyalty to EU, warns of ‘dangerous’ centralisation

Polish PM vows loyalty to EU, warns of ‘dangerous’ centralisation
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen welcomes Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki as he arrives for a bilateral meeting in Brussels, Belgium, July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/PoolPolish PM says EU should be group of equal, sovereign statesSays EU is at risk of becoming overly centralisedPolish minister wants to sue Germany over its judicial systemWARSAW,… Read More

Gazprom books fraction of gas transit capacity via Poland, ignores Ukraine

Gazprom books fraction of gas transit capacity via Poland, ignores Ukraine
The logo of Gazprom is pictured at the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris, France, June 2, 2015. REUTERS/Benoit TessierGazprom books some 35% of offered capacity via Yamal - EuropeGazprom's gas exports declined in first half of OctoberEurope has seen natural gas prices risingRussia says meets gas contracts in fullUkraine accuses Russia of blackmailing Europe… Read More

EXCLUSIVE India presses Qatar for delayed LNG as power crisis mounts -sources

EXCLUSIVE India presses Qatar for delayed LNG as power crisis mounts -sources
A general view of electricity pylons in Mumbai, India, October 13, 2021. REUTERS/Francis MascarenhasNEW DELHI, Oct 18 (Reuters) - India, grappling with its worst power crisis in five years, has asked Qatar to expedite delivery of 58 delayed liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes, two sources familiar with the matter said.Asia's third largest economy is suffering… Read More

Returning to coal amid energy crunch would be climate ‘tragedy’ -EU

Returning to coal amid energy crunch would be climate ‘tragedy’ -EU
Steam rises from the five brown coal-fired power units of RWE, one of Europe's biggest electricity companies in Neurath, north-west of Cologne, Germany March 12, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang RattayJAKARTA, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The European Union's head of climate change policy said that returning to using dirty energy from coal during the current energy crunch is… Read More

I trust the doctors and scientists on vaccination, says Guardiola

I trust the doctors and scientists on vaccination, says Guardiola
Soccer Football - Premier League - Liverpool v Manchester City - Anfield, Liverpool, Britain - October 3, 2021 Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola REUTERS/Peter Powell Oct 18 (Reuters) - Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has encouraged players to get vaccinated against COVID-19 after the recent rise in cases in Britain.On Sunday, Britain reported 45,140 new… Read More

Australian police scour beach for missing girl

Australian police scour beach for missing girl
for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up Reuters Now Posted Australian police searching for a four-year-old girl who went missing from an outback campsite said on Monday they would "leave no stone unturned" as they urged members of the public to come forward. Reuters Now Australian police scour beach for missing girl Colin Powell has died of COVID complications Missionary… Read More

U.S. homebuilder confidence unexpectedly rises in October, survey shows

U.S. homebuilder confidence unexpectedly rises in October, survey shows
Newly constructed single family homes are shown for sale in Encinitas, California, U.S., July 31, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake Oct 18 (Reuters) - Confidence among U.S. single-family homebuilders rose by the most in nearly a year in October as customer traffic improved for a second straight month, although builders remain concerned that the shortages that are… Read More