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Source: CNBC

Putin talks tough on gas-for-rubles deadline. But flows continue to Europe


Russian President Vladimir Putin has sought to ratchet up the pressure on foreign buyers of natural gas, telling so-called unfriendly countries to pay in rubles from Friday — or have their supplies cut off.

Perhaps surprisingly, however, the leaders …

Source: Fox Business

Treasury to deploy ‘extraordinary measures’ after Congress misses debt ceiling deadline

Fox Business

The Treasury Department will begin taking special cash-preservation measures on Monday to prevent the U.S. government from defaulting on its debt after Congress missed a key deadline to raise or suspend the borrowing limit.

The debt ceiling, …

August 2, 2021 - 2:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Finance, Regulatory