... * Yellen signals Fed on track to hike US rates this year. * Dollar at highest in a month after Yellen's comments. * US, UK markets shut on Monday (Updates prices.
... * Japan posts strong oil import figures. * Peak fuel demand season starts in United States. * Analysts expect well-supplied markets to cap price rises (Updates prices, changes dateline, pvs LONDON).
Surprisingly little. Athens is fast running out of time to avoid default and a possible exit from the eurozone. Without aid the government is warning that it cannot make loan payments to the International Monetary Fund, the first of which falls due on June 5.
The Russian government has proposed using prisoners to help prepare for the 2018 World Cup. Alexander Khinshtein, a lawmaker, has gotten the backing of the Russian prison service to enlist some of the country's prisoners in building projects related to the ...
Under pressure from the European Union, Amazon has agreed to begin paying taxes in four European countries where it has large operations.