Sri Lanka warns of food shortages: ‘We will die’

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s prime minister has warned of food shortages as the island nation grapples with a devastating economic crisis, and pledged the government would buy enough fertilizer for the next planting season to boost productivity. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s decision in April last year to ban all chemical fertilizers drastically cut production, and … Read more

Crypto-loving South Koreans are betting that Luna will rise from the Ashes, an unsettling regulator

A woman appears using her mobile phone on an electrical panel displaying the exchange rates of various cryptocurrencies at the Bithumb cryptocurrencies exchange in Seoul, South Korea, January 11, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, May 19 (Reuters) – Believing they have little to lose with … Read more