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World - War in Ukraine
9/30/2023 10:25:05 AM
Ukraine hosted an international defense industry conference as part of a government effort to ramp up weapons production within the country to repel Russia's full-scale invasion and reduce foreign dependence on arms deliveries.

Business - Tech
7/6/2023 5:09:11 PM
China has launched its first homegrown open-source operating system for computers, state media said on Thursday, as Beijing seeks to reduce its foreign dependence at a time of increased rivalry with the United States.

Business - International
7/2/2023 10:19:20 PM
The European Union's ambassador to China expressed regret on Sunday over the lack of "substantial progress" with Beijing on trade talks, as EU countries seek to reduce their economic dependence on the Asian giant.

World - International
6/22/2023 6:07:55 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Washington in June was expected to reduce India's dependence on Moscow for arms, economic ties and technology as New Delhi and Washington try to strengthen the Quad partnership, which also includes Japan and Australia, to contain growing aggression from China.

Business - Economy
6/22/2023 5:48:17 PM
A group of wealthy nations and multilateral development banks have promised to mobilise 2.5 billion euros to help Senegal reduce its dependence on fossil fuels, President Macky Sall said Thursday.

Business - Tech
4/18/2023 8:59:41 PM
The European Parliament and EU member states reached an agreement Tuesday on a plan to boost the supply of semiconductors in Europe, as the bloc races to reduce its dependence on Asian suppliers.

COP27 - To Know
10/25/2022 2:19:17 PM
After nearly a century of geopolitical tension over access to oil, experts worry that the global transition to clean energy is creating new dependencies on the critical minerals needed for solar panels, wind turbines and electric vehicle batteries.

World - International
8/24/2022 4:26:25 PM
Italy's push to rapidly reduce its dependence on Russian natural gas has made the country less vulnerable to an interruption of supplies, Premier Mario Draghi said Wednesday, noting that the country has stockpiled 80% of its capacity of gas reserves ahead of winter and is on track to hit 90% by October.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/25/2022 12:01:35 PM
Italy has managed to reduce its dependence on gas imported from Russia to 25 percent from 40 percent last year as it diversifies suppliers, Prime Minister Mario Draghi said Friday.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/17/2022 2:43:56 PM
Russia reduced natural gas to Europe again Friday, including cutting flows by half to Italy and Slovakia and completely to France, as countries have worked to ease their dependence on Russian supplies amid the war in Ukraine.

World - Region
6/13/2022 10:34:22 PM
Turkey's president hailed on Monday the start of the construction of an underwater pipeline to tap a Black Sea natural gas field that the government hopes will help wean the country off its dependence on energy imports.

World - International
5/24/2022 10:07:00 PM
The Spanish government on Tuesday announced a 12.3 billion euro ($13.2 billion) investment plan to convert the country into a major producer of microchips and help reduce the dependence of Spain and the European Union on other suppliers.

World - International
5/17/2022 3:23:57 PM
Qatar's emir began a state visit to Spain on Tuesday as Europe seeks to diversify its natural gas supply sources to reduce its energy dependence on Russia.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/5/2022 2:18:00 PM
​A 500-million-euro ($530 million) Lithuanian-Polish natural gas transmission pipeline was inaugurated Thursday, completing another stage of regional independence from Russian energy sources.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/27/2022 4:05:21 PM
Russia's Gazprom says it is halting natural gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria, escalating tensions between the Kremlin and Europe over energy and Russia's invasion of Ukraine _ and adding new urgency to plans to reduce and then end the continent's dependence on Russia as a supplier of oil and gas.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/21/2022 1:54:57 PM
Europe is struggling to find ways to stop paying Russia $850 million a day for energy and hit the Kremlin's finances over its invasion of Ukraine. Leaders of the 27-member European Union are finding that reversing decades of dependence on Russian oil and natural gas is not a simple matter.

World - Region
4/11/2022 3:02:30 PM
Italian Premier Mario Draghi travels to Algeria on Monday to sign a deal for additional natural gas, the latest push by a European Union country to acquire alternative energy sources to reduce dependence on Russia following its invasion of Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/3/2022 11:55:52 PM
Lithuania says it has cut itself off entirely from gas imports from Russia, apparently becoming the first of the European Union's 27 nations to use Russian gas to break its energy dependence upon Moscow.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
3/29/2022 7:21:27 PM
A foreign war has exposed Africa’s chronic dependence on food imports and galvanised action to address the nexus between conflict, food insecurity, and climate change on the continent, write Patrick Verkooijen, Anne Beathe Tvinnereim, and Akinwumi Adesinai

War in Ukraine - Economy
3/9/2022 9:29:50 PM
Despite fears that the energy price shock unleashed by Russia's war in Ukraine will put climate ambitions on the back burner, the transition to green fuels is more relevant than ever to reduce dependence on Russian hydrocarbons.

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