African Union denounces vaccine manufacturers for restricting access

The African Union accused manufacturers of Covid-19 vaccines on Tuesday of denying African countries a fair chance to buy them, and urged manufacturing countries – especially India – to lift…

US Senate Democrats, Republicans discuss revised electoral reform plan By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar listens during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, in Washington, DC, U.S. April 27,…

The prosecutor files a complaint against the Haitian Prime Minister in the assassination of the president

Haiti updates Subscribe to myFT Daily Digest to be the first to hear about Haiti news. A senior prosecutor said on Tuesday there was enough evidence to indict the prime…

SEC Chairman Gary Gensler toasted by Senators

Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Gary Gensler testifies during a U.S. Senate Banking Committee hearing on systemic risk and market oversight at Capitol Hill in Washington on May 22,…

ARC reports growth in its portfolio; focuses on investments in FinTech

FIFI STONES: The second round of results for today’s show, this time in the financial services space, comes from African Rainbow Capital. This is the investment company majority controlled by…

US Soccer says it offered identical contract proposals to male and female players By Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The American Football Federation said it has offered identical contract proposals to the respective male and female players associations, with the aim of bringing the two…

Joe Biden’s suggestion of a summit with Xi Jinping falls on deaf ears

Updates on US-China relations Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about the latest news on US-China relations. Joe Biden suggested holding a face-to-face summit…

TikTok unveils mental health features as Instagram comes under fire from critics

Rafael Henrique | LightRocket | Getty Images TIC Tac announcement Tuesday, a series of features intended to help users struggling with mental health issues and suicidal thoughts. These include wellness…

Attacq waives a dividend to strengthen its balance sheet

SIKI PETERS: Well, let’s move on to reviewing our first round of results for today’s show. They come from the real estate group Attacq, which controls the Mall of Africa…

Senior Senate Democrat Schumer calls on US businesses to weigh on default By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer attends a press conference with Mothers Helped by Child Tax Credit Payments at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., on…