US industrial production rises 0.8% in April manufacturing exceeds expectations | Reuters

The industrial production index for April, released by the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) on the 17th, showed a 0.8% increase in manufacturing from the previous month. Taken in March at …

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US President visits Lockheed’s missile factory “Ukraine can defend itself” | Reuters

On May 3, US President Joe Biden visited Lockheed Martin’s Alabama plant, which manufactures the anti-tank missile “Javelin.” The photo shows Mr. Biden returning from Alabama to Washington on the …

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Biden opposes abortion constitutional change Supreme Court orders to investigate spill | Reuters

On May 3, US President Joe Biden disagreed with reports that the Supreme Court would overturn the 1973 ruling recognizing the constitutionality of abortion, saying that “women’s right to choose …

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Saudi government to buy up to 100,000 units from US emerging EV Lucid in 10 years | Reuters

On April 26, US emerging electric vehicle (EV) maker Lucid Group announced that it has agreed with the Saudi Arabian government to deliver up to 100,000 units over the next …

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Starbucks complains about unions “threatening employees” | Reuters

On April 20, Starbucks filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRB) alleging that the union, which organizes cafe clerks, threatened employees and customers. The photo is the …

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More than 20 people injured in NY subway shooting, suspect escaped “reference person” announced | Reuters

[Reuters, New York, 12th]–At least 20 people were injured in an incident in which a man hit two smoke bombs and fired on the subway in Brooklyn, New York City …

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US credit market down again FRB squeezes risk assets | Reuters

The rise in the US credit market, which has been seen since the Fed’s rate hike began last month on April 11, has been short-lived, with some corporate bonds hitting …

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US ISM Manufacturing Index falls to 57.1 in March Purchasing prices continue to rise | Reuters

The Manufacturing Index for March, released by the American Supply Management Association (ISM) on the 1st, was 57.1, down from 58.6 last month. Taken in March at a battery factory …

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Asian Stock Market Summary: Midfield (25th) | Reuters

[25日 ロイター] – 午前のソウル株式市場の株価は反発。週 間ベースで2週続伸に向かっている。電池メーカーのLGエナジー・ソ リューションの急伸が株価全般を押し上げた。ただ、深刻化するウクラ イナ危機が株価の上値を抑えた。 総合株価指数(KOSPI)は週間ベースでは1%高となる見通し 。先週は1.72%高だった。 LGエナジー・ソリューションは7.6%高と、総合 株価指数の上昇を主導した。2024年までに米アリゾナ州に電池工場 を建設する、1兆7000億ウォン(約14億ドル)の投資計画を発表 したことで買われた。 ウクライナ危機の影響と米利上げ見通しを材料に一部の主要銘柄が 下落し、総合株価指数の上げ幅を抑えた。半導体大手のサムスン電子は0.14%安、同業SKハイニックスは1.2 4%安。LG化学は0.38%安、IT大手ネイバーは1.47%安。 ロシアのウクライナ侵攻が2カ月目に入る中、西側諸国の首脳らは 24日、欧州東部の防衛態勢の強化、ウクライナへの追加軍事支援、対 ロシア制裁の強化で合意した。 外国人投資家は3289億ウォン(約2億7027万ドル)相当の 売り越し。 午前のシドニー株式市場の株価は続伸。鉄鉱石相場高を受けて鉱業 株が上昇を主導しており、週間ベースで2週続伸に向かっている。投資 家は西側諸国が団結してロシアに立ち向かうべく、ウクライナ寄りの新 たな措置を発表する様子を注視した。 S&P/ASX200指数は2356GMT(日本時間同 8時56分)時点で0.3%高の7409.60と、1月18日以来の 高値。今週を通じて1.6%高となっている。 ロシアのウクライナ侵攻が始まって約1カ月がたつ中、ブリュッセ ルに集まった西側諸国の首脳らは24日、欧州東部の防衛態勢の強化、 ウクライナへの追加的軍事支援、対ロシア制裁の強化で合意した。 …

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Starbucks, Seattle store to form union approved by employee vote | Reuters

An employee vote was held at a store in Seattle, Washington, a major US coffee chain, to ask whether or not to form a labor union, and the union was …

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