Putin’s Aide Warns Macron: Sending Troops to Ukraine Could Lead to ‘Napoleon’s Defeat’ Repeat

Putin’s Aide Warns Macron: Sending Troops to Ukraine Could Lead to ‘Napoleon’s Defeat’ Repeat

On February 28, an aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin told French President Emmanuel Macron (pictured), who mentioned the possibility of sending troops to Ukraine, that if they sent troops, the result would be the same as the defeat of Napoleon’s large army in the 1812 invasion of Russia. I warned him that I would … Read more

US Personal Consumption Expenditure (PCE) Price Index Rises 2.4% in January – Federal Reserve Set to Lower Interest Rates in June

US Personal Consumption Expenditure (PCE) Price Index Rises 2.4% in January – Federal Reserve Set to Lower Interest Rates in June

The US personal consumption expenditure (PCE) price index rose 2.4% in January compared to the same month last year. Photographed in Washington in 2022 (2024 Reuters/Sarah Silbiger/File Photo) [ワシントン 29日 ロイター] – The personal consumption expenditure (PCE) price index for January announced by the US Department of Commerce on the 29th increased by 2.4% compared … Read more

Nikkei Stock Average Slips 41.84 Yen, Speculation on Bank of Japan Policy Shift

Nikkei Stock Average Slips 41.84 Yen, Speculation on Bank of Japan Policy Shift

On February 29th, the Nikkei Stock Average closed at 39,166.19 yen, down 41.84 yen from the previous business day. The photo was taken in October 2020 at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo (2024 Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon) TOKYO (Reuters) – On the Tokyo stock market, the Nikkei Stock Average continued to fall, dropping 41.84 yen from … Read more

Dollar Rises Against Euro and Yen: Investors Eye Inflation Data and Fed Rate Cuts

Dollar Rises Against Euro and Yen: Investors Eye Inflation Data and Fed Rate Cuts

The dollar rose against the euro and yen. Investors adjusted their positions ahead of inflation data from Europe and the US, and portfolio rebalancing at the end of the month also had an impact. The market is paying close attention to data that could provide clues as to when the U.S. Federal Reserve will start … Read more

Tuvalu’s New Government Reaffirms Relationship with Taiwan: What You Need to Know

Tuvalu’s New Government Reaffirms Relationship with Taiwan: What You Need to Know

On February 28, Tuvalu’s new government reaffirmed its relationship with Taiwan. Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen and Prime Minister Natano (both titles at the time) photographed in Taipei in 2022 (2024 Reuters/Ann Wang) [シドニー 28日 ロイター] – The new government of the South Pacific island nation of Tuvalu reaffirmed its relationship with Taiwan on the 28th. … Read more

Chinese Coast Guard vessels provoke tensions in Taiwan-controlled Kinmen Island

Chinese Coast Guard vessels provoke tensions in Taiwan-controlled Kinmen Island

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Five Chinese Coast Guard vessels entered the regulated waters of Kinmen Island, a remote island under Taiwan’s effective control, on the 26th, but left immediately after receiving a warning from Taiwan. This was announced by Taiwanese officials on the 27th. After a Chinese fishing boat capsized and two people died during a … Read more

Palestinian Prime Minister Shtayeh Resigns Amidst Israel-Hamas Conflict: Latest Updates

Palestinian Prime Minister Shtayeh Resigns Amidst Israel-Hamas Conflict: Latest Updates

Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority Shtayeh announced his resignation on the 26th. The Prime Minister convening a cabinet meeting, photographed on the 26th. (2024 Reuters/Mohammed Torokman) [ラマッラー 26日 ロイター] – Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority Shtayeh announced his resignation on the 26th. The move is aimed at reaching a broad consensus among Palestinians … Read more

Challenges Faced by Ukrainian Refugee Mila Panchenko in the UK: Homelessness, Uncertainty, and Support Issues

Challenges Faced by Ukrainian Refugee Mila Panchenko in the UK: Homelessness, Uncertainty, and Support Issues

On February 23, Mila Panchenko (pictured), who fled the Ukrainian city of Mariupol, which was left in ruins during fierce fighting with Russia, arrived in the UK almost two years ago, marking the end of a months-long evacuation. I was relieved that I had found a place where I could put an end to things … Read more

Former U.S. Ambassador Haley and Democrats vie for Republican Presidential Nomination Amid Controversial Trump Comments – 2024

Former U.S. Ambassador Haley and Democrats vie for Republican Presidential Nomination Amid Controversial Trump Comments – 2024

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Haley, the Democratic Party, and black Americans are vying for the Republican presidential nomination after former U.S. President Donald Trump made comments that equated his status as a criminal indictment with the black population, which has long suffered discrimination and persecution in the United States. It was criticized … Read more

Warren Buffett’s Annual Letter to Shareholders Highlights Long-Term Commitment and Historic Financial Results

Warren Buffett’s Annual Letter to Shareholders Highlights Long-Term Commitment and Historic Financial Results

Warren Buffett, the famous investor who heads the U.S. investment company Berkshire Hathaway, released his annual letter to shareholders on the 24th, stating that although he may not be able to achieve “spectacular” results in the future, he is committed to shareholders in the long term. He announced that he would continue to contribute to … Read more