Russian police detain opposition leader Navalny at Moscow protest
MOSCOW, March 26 Russian police detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny in central Moscow on Sunday at a rally which Navalny had called to protest against corruption.
WASHINGTON, Feb 13 The U.S. Treasury Department said its Dutch bidding auction of 6-month bills brought these results: Term: 26-Week High Rate: 0.645% Investment Rate*: 0.656% Price: $99.673917 Allotted at High: 1.71% Total Tendered: $90,961,040,800 Total Accepted: $28,000,110,800 Issue Date: 02/16/2017 Maturity Date: 08/17/2017 CUSIP: 912796KF5 *Equivalent coupon-issue yield
LONDON, March 26 Anglo-South African financial services firm Old Mutual said it has sold a 25 percent stake in its U.S. fund management arm to China's HNA for $446 million, as part of its plan to split itself into four companies.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, March 24 Captains of small wooden dhows are carrying food and wares from the United Arab Emirates to war-torn Yemen. But supplies are falling even from this centuries-old Arabian sea route that is one of the last lifelines to a country on the brink of famine.