Tuesday, January 21, 2020

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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...

EU imposes duties on Indonesian bio diesel

The European Union (EU) imposes import duties on subsidized bio diesel from Indonesia to create more competition for EU producers, authorities said yesterday. The European Commission imposes a temporary duty of between eight and 18 per cent, but warns it...

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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...

Trump miscalculates trade war, bad news for his supporters

American trade policy since taking office by Donald Trump aligned as president in January 2017 confrontation. His intention was to conclude new "deals" with...

China : Corona virus spreads from person to person

Corona virus in China can also be transmitted from person to person. In addition, infections among medical personnel have been confirmed, a team from...

UNWTO: Global tourism rate fell 4 percent, slowest since 2016

UNWTO report said that the international tourism rates fell four percent last year, the slowest growth since 2016, according to the World Tourism Organization. The...

Malaysia ships back 150 containers of plastic waste to the exporting countries

Malaysia has shipped 150 containers of plastic waste estimated at 3,737 tonnes, to its exporting country since the third quarter last year. Minister of Energy,...