US Energy Sec Granholm says gasoline prices should fall further
... less than $4 a gallon for the first time since March. US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said that US gasoline prices should fall further after dropping to less than $4 a gallon for the first time since March. Granholm said on Sunday on CNN's State of the Union that they hope that is true but that it can be impacted by what is happening globally. According to the Energy Information Administration , prices are expected to average $3.78 a gallon in the fourth quarter. Granholm said that the ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
U.S. delegation arrives in Taiwan amid China tensions
... Sunday 11 planes crossed the median line, Taiwan s Defense ministry said in a statement. China said Pelosi's visit violated the One-China policy, which is Beijing's claim to be the sole government of mainland China and Taiwan and accused the United States of trying to change the status quo by strengthening unofficial relations with Taiwan. China has no choice but to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity, Ma Zhaoxu, Vice Foreign Minister, told Chinese state broadcaster CCTV on Tuesday....
Updated: 08/14/2022
US steps up export controls for semiconductor industry
... two. It is highly doubtable whether the US has the ability to pull the whole world into its chip war. Even the long-brewing CHIPS Act has had questions on its effectiveness and sustainability, not to mention other export control measures. The United States may want to curb the development of China's semiconductor sector by imposing various restrictions, but this may lead to more supply chain disruptions. The US is sabotaging its own supply chain by inviting more risks as it becomes more accustomed ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
Tens of thousands in Michigan issued water advisory after water break
... a boil for at least one minute and then let it cool before using. Boiled, bottled or disinfected water should be used for drinking, making ice, washing dishes, brushing teeth, and preparing food until further notice. Gretchen Whitmer activated the State Emergency Operations Center Saturday afternoon. She said that our top priority is to protect the public health and safety of Michigan residents until this water main is fixed as quickly as possible. She said that we will continue to work with local ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
Ukraine has to print money to pay troops
... been arriving slower than expected, according to the journal. For example, the EU has only provided €1 billion out of €9 billion promised to Kiev, with Germany resisting the idea of low-interest loans backed by guarantees from the bloc's member states. Marchenko says he spends a lot of his time at work trying to persuade Western governments to act faster. Without this money, the war will last longer and it will damage economies more, he said. Economic adviser to President Vladimir Zelensky ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
Salman Rushdie off ventilator, agent says
Salman Rushdie, the author who was hospitalized on Friday Aug 12 with serious injuries after being stabbed in public on a public appearance in New York state, is off a ventilator and his condition is improving, his agent said on Sunday. Salman Rushdie , the author who was hospitalized on Friday Aug 12 with serious injuries after being repeatedly stabbed in public on a public appearance in New York ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
Gazprom won't form coalition in early parliamentary elections
... the beginning of the week, it will be clear whether or not the change political party will accept the proposal of Democratic Bulgaria for joint participation in the early parliamentary elections, the party co-chairman Assen Vassilev told BNR . He stated that his party will not form a coalition with GERB while Boyko Borisov holds a leadership position. As for Gazprom , the former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Vassilev emphasized that Kiril Petkov's government did not abandon ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
Finnish company Valmet Automotive signs contract with Mercedes
... for AMG GT, the fourth model the company has manufactured for Mercedes-Benz . Pasi Rannus, the company's manufacturing director at Valmet Automotive , said that the contract is an extremely convincing demonstration of the company's capabilities. He stated in a press release from Valmet Automotive , that the AMG is making vehicles that require special skills and top-of-the-line quality. It is great to be back in the business of producing sports cars. According to Valmet Automotive , the newly ...
Updated: 08/14/2022
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