Japan will release more than 1 million tons of contaminated water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station into the sea, the government said, a move opposed by neighbors including China, which called it "extremely irresponsible."
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Drifting apart? European firms battle to reach UK clients
Post-Brexit trade rules mean prosecco supplier Serena Wines 1881 must store bottles destined for Britain on costlier, fumigated pallets in their own corner of its warehouse in the northeast Italian town of Conegliano.
Iran's Zarif says Israel made a 'very bad gamble' by sabotaging Natanz site
Iran's top diplomat said on Tuesday that an attack on its Natanz nuclear facility which it blames on Israel was a "very bad gamble" that would strengthen Tehran's hand in talks to revive a 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.
Shares gain ground as investors await U.S. inflation data
LONDON/HONG KONG (Reuters) -Global stocks ticked up on Tuesday as robust China trade data boosted confidence for a rebound in its domestic demand, with market players awaiting U.S. data expected to show a pick-up in inflation.
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for four months for 2019 protest
Joshua Wong, one of Hong Kong’s most prominent democracy activists and among 47 people charged under a national security law, was sentenced to four months in jail on Tuesday for unauthorized assembly and violating an anti-mask law.
Texas oil pipelines face dry months as production languishes
Nearly half of all oil pipelines from the Permian basin, the biggest U.S. oilfield, are expected to be empty by the end of the year, analysts and executives said.
Grab to unveil world's biggest SPAC merger, valued at nearly $40 billion - sources
SINGAPORE (Reuters) -Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing and food delivery firm Grab Holdings will announce as early as Tuesday a merger with U.S.-based Altimeter that will value Grab at nearly $40 billion and lead to a public listing, four people told Reuters.
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