Guardian – The RMT general secretary defended rail strikes across the UK over Christmas and said unions have a “duty to coordinate what they do”, saying the government is sending a message that pay rises will only come with worse terms for workers.
REUTERS – Oil prices fell in a volatile market on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar stayed strong and economic uncertainty offset the bullish impact of a price cap placed on Russian oil and the prospects of a demand boost in China.
REUTERS – Global renewable power capacity growth is set to double over the next five years, driven by energy security concerns in the wake of Russia's military operation in Ukraine, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday.
REUTERS - Britain's economy is on course to shrink 0.4% next year as inflation remains high and companies put investment on hold, with gloomy implications for longer-term growth, the Confederation of Business Industry forecast on Monday.
AFP – Ghana asked investors to exchange around $9b in domestic debt for new bonds on Monday to ease a crunch in payments as the government negotiates an IMF bailout during its worse economic crisis in decades.
EURO NEWS - Around 60% of France’s TGV and Intercity trains were cancelled this weekend because of a strike by SNCF workers, pushing the country's Minister of Transport to call for "collective responsibility".
President’s stance has come under fire from his labor allies