How Ben Francis built $ 1 billion Gymshark fitness clothing brand in his 20s

Ben Francis founded Gymshark, now a billion dollar fitness clothing brand, when he was just 19. In 2015, he stepped down as CEO in what he described as a heartbreaking…

Skiing in Africa? – Moneyweb

Suggest an African vacation and most people imagine a scorching sun, palm-fringed beaches, or herds of wildebeest galloping across the savannah. Few people think of skiing. Still, the continent contains…

G7 to meet in Afghan deadline, evacuation on “war footing” By Reuters

3/3 © Reuters. A family walks towards a US Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster III during an evacuation at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Afghanistan, August 22, 2021. Photo taken August…

Lebanese lawyers sue UK registered company over Beirut port explosion

Lebanon updates Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about news from Lebanon. Lebanese lawyers have sued a UK-registered chemical company in the High Court…

US and Germany at crossroads with Afghanistan, travel ban, trade tariffs

A photo provided by the German Government Press Office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Joe Biden stand at the White House overlooking the Washington Monument on July…

Lebanon without a leader on a slippery slope to chaos By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A general view shows the area near the Port of Beirut, nearly a year after the August 4 explosion, Lebanon, July 23, 2021. Photo taken July…

Discord has won over gamers. Now he wants everyone

First came the gamers, then came the offers for his business. Over the past few months, Jason Citron, CEO and founder of gaming-focused chat platform Discord, has repulsed a slew…

The flea shortage will worsen

The number of Covid-19 infections is rising in Malaysia, threatening to worsen shortages of semiconductors and other components that have hammered automakers for months. Historically, this Southeast Asian country has…

Santander Consumer agrees to go private in $ 12.7 billion deal By Reuters

© Reuters. (Reuters) – Santander Consumer USA (NYSE 🙂 Holdings Inc announced Tuesday that it has agreed to be privatized by its majority shareholder Santander (MC 🙂 Holdings USA, Inc.…

Graduates: could economic and political setbacks radicalise a generation?

Krista Burton had a moderate Democrat outlook before arriving at New York University to study politics. But after watching America’s healthcare system become overwhelmed by coronavirus cases and seeing the…