Focus: Russia cuts “education and medical expenses” to increase defense and security budget | Reuters

(Reuters) – Russia plans to spend nearly a third of its budget next year on defense and internal security. Budgets allocated to schools, hospitals and roads will be cut in order to fund the maintenance of military operations in Ukraine. Russia will spend nearly a third of its budget next year on defense and internal … Read more

US President Biden, not worried about strong dollar “The lack of growth in other countries is a problem” | Reuters

PORTLAND, Oregon (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Thursday that he is not worried about the strength of the dollar, saying he is open to a strong dollar. He said he was concerned about the economic situation in countries other than the United States. “In the U.S. economy, the domestic situation is very … Read more