Sunday, July 5, 2020

Europe Business

European Union warns Britain against breaking standards, hours before Brexit

The leaders of the European Union sought to show signs of strength and composure within hours of Britain's exit from the Brexit bloc on Friday and said that the remaining 27 countries in the union are able to address...

Britain invests $ 400 million in Africa

The British government-owned Development Finance Agency (CDC Group) said it has signed investment deals in Africa worth $ 400 million, as part of a broader effort by Britain to develop new trade links as it prepares to exit the...

Canada: Mary Ng hails comprehensive and progressive agreement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Canadian Minister of Small Enterprise and International Trade, Mary Ng, on Monday hailed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, noting that SMEs are the backbone of the economy. "In small and medium-sized companies in Canada, it is...

Johnson and Trump look to work together on FTA

Johnson and Trump look to work together on a Free Trade Agreement. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spoken to US President Donald Trump, as he congratulated Johnson on his victory in Thursday's general election, a spokesman for Downing...

Bank of England warns of effects of Brexit deal on British economy

The Bank of England has warned of its outlook for the country's economic growth, citing Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. "While policy news goes hand in hand with the economic outlook, it is important to wait and see the bigger picture,...

London luxury real estate on the rise, despite political uncertainty

London luxury real estate on the rise in the environment of the planned withdrawal of Britain from the European Union generally weaker pound has many consequences, even if it has recently recovered somewhat. On Wednesday, the price was around...

Lufthansa UFO starts 48-hour strike against worldwide flights cut

Flight attendants of Lufthansa has started a 48-hour strike after the airlines announced to reduce around 700 of the 1100 scheduled flights worldwide on Thursday, so that many aircraft will remain on the ground at the hubs in Munich...

EU interrogates Facebook about Libra

Several official bodies have asked Facebook to clarify how its currency, Libra, and how it will be used to prevent it from being used for illegal or terrorist acts, as was the case with the European Commission and the...

Juvenescence allocates $ 100 million to develop anti-aging technology

The elixir of life could be developed technologically by investing $ 100 million in a life sciences company called Juvenescence in collaboration with drug developers and artificial intelligence experts, to find treatments and techniques to treat age-related diseases and...

European Central Bank closes one of its websites after malware attack

The European Central Bank (ECB) has shut down one of its websites after being hacked and infected with malware. The ECB said no market-sensitive data has been hacked, but the BIRD has been hacked, which it uses to provide...

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PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...

SBP calls meeting of Bank Presidents, top builders on Naya Pakistan Housing Program

Governor State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Dr. Reza Baqir called a meeting of Banks on Wednesday for deliberations on the measures proposed by Naya...

China: The Indian army has breached its obligations and launched provocative attacks, causing casualties

Zhang said - in a statement this evening about the clashes between the Chinese and Indian border forces in the Galvan Valley region -...