Saudi forum expected to draw U.S. business leaders amid tensions

US leaders head for kingdom despite political friction Riyadh strives to diversify its oil-dependent economy Investment levels remain below target For now, the oil windfall is helping the state spur development DUBAI, Oct 23 (Reuters) – A public spat between the United States and Saudi Arabia will not deter top Wall Street executives and U.S. … Read more

Exclusive: Europe prepares for mobile network outages

PARIS/STOCKHOLM/MILAN, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Once unthinkable, mobile phones could die out this winter in Europe if power cuts or energy rationing disrupt parts of mobile networks in the region. Russia’s decision to cut off gas supplies via Europe’s key supply route following the conflict in Ukraine has increased the risk of power shortages. In … Read more