Bitcoin hits two-year high — RT Business News

Bitcoin hits two-year high — RT Business News

Source link The price of Bitcoin, the world’s highest-valued cryptocurrency, hit a two-year high on Tuesday. The token rose as far as $57,036 in early Asian trading, its highest level since November 2021, having recovered from a tumble below $40,000 in the initial days following the opening of US-based spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in […]

Russia has spies in high places – Zelensky — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Russia has spies in high places – Zelensky — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link The Ukrainian president fears leaking among his closest military aides as well as international partners Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky suspects members of his high command and international partners could be leaking information to Russia, he said on Ukrainian TV on Sunday. This comes amid a worsening battlefield situation for Kiev and ammunition shortages […]

UK baby formula prices at historic high – watchdog — RT Business News

UK baby formula prices at historic high – watchdog — RT Business News

Source link The Competition and Markets Authority has announced a full-scale investigation into the rising costs Britain’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced this week that it was launching an investigation into rising prices on infant formula in an effort to contain the cost-of-living crisis. The decision to scrutinize formula makers follows an earlier report […]

Poverty in Argentina soars to record high – study — RT Business News

Poverty in Argentina soars to record high – study — RT Business News

Source link ‘Shock therapy’ reforms have propelled prices for basic good higher and led to a sharp drop in purchasing power, a new study shows Poverty levels in Argentina hit a multiple-year high in January following the drastic economic reforms carried out by newly installed President Javier Milei, the Social Debt Observatory of the Catholic […]

Australia’s unemployment rate hits two-year high – data — RT Business News

Australia’s unemployment rate hits two-year high – data — RT Business News

Source link Australia’s unemployment rate has risen to its highest level since early 2022, hitting 4.1% in January, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reported on Thursday. The figure is slightly above the consensus expectation of 4%, an uptick from December’s reported 3.9%. The economy added 11,100 full-time jobs and shed 10,600 part-time jobs last […]

Anti-Semitic hate incidents hit record high in UK – study — RT World News

Anti-Semitic hate incidents hit record high in UK – study — RT World News

Source link Reports of incidents peaked shortly after the Hamas attack on October 7, according to research Reports of anti-Semitic hate incidents reached record levels in the UK last year and peaked in the week after the October 7 Hamas attack on Israel, according to figures released by a Jewish security charity on Thursday. Data […]

Russian economic activity at high level – Putin — RT Business News

Russian economic activity at high level – Putin — RT Business News

Source link The president has urged the government to maintain a balance between pursuing economic development and price stability Economic activity in Russia at the beginning of the year remains strong, according to President Vladimir Putin, who said on Monday that the situation is in line with the expectations of the government. DETAILS TO FOLLOW […]

India-China bilateral trade hits record high – envoy — RT India

India-China bilateral trade hits record high – envoy — RT India

Source link Transactions between the two Asian countries are growing despite diplomatic friction Trade between India and China has hit a historic high of $136.2 billion, Beijing’s envoy stated at a function in New Delhi on Wednesday, suggesting that over the past year, relations between the neighboring states have gained “positive momentum.” Bilateral trade grew […]

Russia’s earnings from food exports hit record high – minister — RT Business News

Russia’s earnings from food exports hit record high – minister — RT Business News

Source link The country’s revenues from the sector exceeded $45 billion in 2023, preliminary data shows Russia raked in record earnings from agricultural exports last year, Agriculture Minister Dmitry Patrushev has announced, citing preliminary estimates. Speaking at a ministerial meeting on Wednesday, Patrushev said that cross-border sales of agricultural goods brought Moscow more than $45 […]

Russia-India trade to hit record high – minister — RT India

Russia-India trade to hit record high – minister — RT India

Source link Russia’s trade minister has welcomed an upcoming milestone in economic ties with India, while meeting the country’s top diplomat, currently on a four-day visit to Moscow and St. Petersburg. Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov told External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar that despite the challenges faced by both countries, economic ties are developing […]

Russian oil imports by NATO state hit historic high — RT Business News

Russian oil imports by NATO state hit historic high — RT Business News

Source link Türkiye has been ramping up purchases despite the Western sanctions, according to Reuters Türkiye has become the largest importer of Russian energy in the Western Hemisphere after European countries halted most Russian oil and natural gas imports, Reuters reported this week. Despite being a NATO member, Türkiye has chosen not to cut ties […]