tipsa1

ukraine

Why does the world need grain to be shipped from Ukraine?

Why does the world need grain to be shipped from Ukraine?

Our correspondent Andrew Harding has been visiting frontline farms near the heavily bombarded city of Slovyansk. It’s harvest time in Ukraine’s war-torn Donbas. From his perch, Vladia Bukhansev can see the front lines just one hillside away to the north. There are traces of smoke on the horizon, and then these two Ukrainian fighter jets …

Why does the world need grain to be shipped from Ukraine? Read More »

Zimbabwe food crisis

Zimbabwe food crisis fuelled by Ukraine war and climate change

Climate change, along with pressures caused by the conflict in Ukraine, has left many nations vulnerable to food insecurity, including Zimbabwe. Maize production, which is a key staple, plummeted by 43 this year. The country is now seeking to import the crop as well as looking for alternative sources of wheat and fertilizer, usually sourced …

Zimbabwe food crisis fuelled by Ukraine war and climate change Read More »

Dow Jones Futures Signal 'Swift' Market Losses As Russia Banks Targeted Amid Ukraine Invasion

Dow Jones Futures Signal ‘Swift’ Market Losses As Russia Banks Targeted Amid Ukraine Invasion

Due to Russia’s continued invasion of Ukraine and rising Western sanctions, Dow Jones futures, S & P 500 futures, and Nasdaq futures all fell on Sunday evening. Last week, the stock market plummeted to new lows before roaring back. Stocks, bonds, crude oil, and currencies are all expected to have a tumultuous overnight trading session. …

Dow Jones Futures Signal ‘Swift’ Market Losses As Russia Banks Targeted Amid Ukraine Invasion Read More »

Southern California sees record-setting gas prices amid Russian invasion of Ukraine

Southern California sees record-setting gas prices amid Russian invasion of Ukraine

As Russian soldiers launched an invasion on Ukraine’s border, Southern California established new gas price records on Thursday. According to the Automobile Club of Southern California. The average price of normal gasoline in California has risen to $4.73, a new high for the state and a five-cent increase over last week’s pricing. That’s also more …

Southern California sees record-setting gas prices amid Russian invasion of Ukraine Read More »

Russia-Ukraine conflict summary | Ukraine declares war on Russia 2021

Russia-Ukraine conflict summary | Ukraine declares war on Russia 2021

The world is waiting to see if Russian President Vladimir Putin would invade. With both the US and the UK saying that if Russia attacks, it will face heavy consequences. As tensions between Russia and Ukraine continue to grow, US and Russian envoys fought before the UN Security Council. Around 100,000 Russian troops, as well …

Russia-Ukraine conflict summary | Ukraine declares war on Russia 2021 Read More »