African central banks to maintain key rates amid resurgence of virus

Central bankers in six countries in sub-Saharan Africa are expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged over the next few weeks as a resurgence in coronavirus infections caused by the highly…

Biden to host King Abdullah of Jordan for wide range of Middle East talks By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: US President Joe Biden delivers remarks in a speech at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, July 13, 2021. REUTERS / Leah…

How Cairo cracked down on one of Egypt’s top businessmen

Safwan Thabet has long enjoyed a reputation as one of Egypt’s most successful businessmen, making his small family business the country’s leading dairy producer despite social and political unrest shaken…

Zimbabwe Grain Board urges workers to get vaccinated by end of July

Zimbabwe’s National Grain Marketing Board has asked employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus by the end of July, otherwise they will not be allowed to report to work from…

US duo sentenced to jail by Tokyo court for helping Ghosn flee Japan By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn speaks during an interview with Reuters in Beirut, Lebanon, June 14, 2021. REUTERS / Mohamed Azakir TOKYO (Reuters) – A Tokyo…

The two big reasons to doubt the global boom

The writer, global chief strategist of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, is the author of “The Ten Rules of Successful Nations” Although economists expect the boom in reopening the global economy…

Resumption of travel to Asia but the risks of Covid remain: Minor International

Locals and tourists alike attend an event held to mark the opening of Phuket to international tourists on Patong Beach. Thomas De Cian | NurPhoto | Getty Images The tourism…

Dollar Rises Nearly A Month As COVID-19 Remains ‘Dominant Factor’ By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Gina Lee Investing.com – The dollar was higher Monday morning in Asia, remaining near its highest levels in months. Investors have turned to the safe haven US…

Italian luxury group Zegna to go public in US $ 3.2 billion deal with Spac

Ermenegildo Zegna, the Italian luxury fashion group, has agreed to go public by partnering with a specialist American acquisition company in a deal that gives the company an enterprise value…

Australia to extend COVID-19 lockdown in Victoria amid Delta outbreak By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A pigeon walks down the aisle of a passengerless tram at Circular Quay during a lockdown to curb the spread of an outbreak of coronavirus…