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International Monetary Fund projects slow global growth

Euro Area growth is expected to pick-up from 1.2% last year to 1.3% this year (down 0.1%) and to 1.4% in 2021. Progress in trade talks is stop-start, simmering...


South Korea Set to Impose Crypto Tax on Trading Profits

According to local media sources, the country's Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) is reportedly considering a new tax system for crypto holdings that ...


Zomato acquires Uber Eats in all-stock transaction

The all-stock transaction was announced early on Tuesday, and gives Uber a 9.99 percent stake in Zomato . We have been very impressed by Zomato's ability to ...


UK Prime Minister quotes popular Akan proverb at UK-Africa Summit

The summit came less than two weeks before the United Kingdom is due to formally leave the European Union (EU), with Johnson hoping to convince African leaders ...


Trump and Macron said to reach tariff truce in digital tax fight

French President Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump of the US agreed a truce in their dispute over digital taxes that will mean neither side imposes punitiv...


What's happening with the war in Libya? | Start Here

The EU ceased maritime patrols under its EU operation off Libya, called Sophia, at the end of March a year ago after Italy, where anti-migrant sentiment is ri...


Zelensky to come on World Economic Forum on January 22

Your problem is my problem and vice versa. The same applies to emissions into the sea or plastic in the oceans. For the first time this year, a group of teenage...


Trump impeachment: Democrats set out case as Senate trial looms

And they said the charge Trump obstructed Congress was "frivolous and dangerous" and represented an attempt to alter the separation of powers outlined by the ...


Toyota shifts Tacoma pickup assembly from US to Mexico

Toyota said Friday it will build its popular Tacoma light pickup truck in Mexico instead of in Texas, but added that no U.S.jobs will be lost in the shift. "O...


China to phase out single use plastics

According to the World Economic Forum, China's Yangtze river carries more plastic pollution into the ocean than any other waterway in the world. Whether in...


Over 2,000 worlds richest hold more wealth than 4.6 bn poorest combined

As per the global survey, the 22 richest men in the world have more wealth than all the women in Africa . The analysis claims this inequality is trappi...


International Monetary Fund revises downward India’s economic growth to 4.8% for 2019-20

Economic growth in Canada is forecast to be 1.8 per cent in 2020 and 2021, unchanged from projections made in October, according to the report. She warned tha...


Buhari arrives London for UK-Africa Investment Summit

The Summit will strengthen the UK-Ghana partnership that is building a secure and prosperous future for all our citizens. Addressing State House Correspondent...


Best Buy board investigates CEO Barry over allegation of inappropriate relationship

Best Buy employed the regulation company Sidley Austin LLP to habits an impartial overview and inspired "the letter's author to come forward and be part of that...


Grandpa leaned out window before girl's fall, cruise liner claims

Newly surfaced video shows the grandfather of 18-month-old Chloe Wiegand pop his head out of a cruise-ship window and then dangle her over its ledge - contr...


Countdown to project on number 10 to mark the day of Brexit

Supporters of the campaign to get Big Ben to "bong for Brexit " look set to be disappointed as it is revealed money donated can not be used. Stand Up 4 Brex...


Toyota to invest $394m in U.S. flying taxi startup Joby Aviation

Japan's Toyota giant said Thursday it is investing almost $ 400 million in a company that deals in the sale of electric vehicles flying for "fast, quiet and a...


Will create 1m fresh jobs by 2025: Amazon

India a year ago enforced stringent rules for foreign investment in e-commerce which forced Amazon to rework its business structures and strained ties between...


The second largest diamond ever is Louis Vuitton jewelry

But instead of being snapped up by one of the market's usual buyers, such as De Beers or Graff, the giant stone will go to fashion house Louis Vuitton, better k...


Migrant Caravan Embarks From Honduras, Posing Challenge to Region

Mexican authorities reportedly allowed several dozen migrants to enter into Mexico in groups of 20 but warned them against trying to slip away to avoid immigr...


US Will Look at Sudden Acceleration Complaints Involving 500,000 Tesla Vehicles

This filing requested that it look into alleged defects in Tesla models produced from 2012 through 2019 ( Models S , X, and 3) that could allegedly lead to u...


EU Commissioner warns of year-end trade agreement "just not possible"

The EU said it is analysing the phase one trade deal between the U.S. and China and will call upon the WTO if the bilateral trade deal violates its global set o...


Carlos Ghosn's lawyers deny Nissan's allegations and claim collusion

Ghosn was indicted by Tokyo prosecutors on charges of financial misconduct. Thursday filed a new set of allegations against the Tokyo Stock Exchange again...


Twitter CEO Says No Edit Button Any Time Soon

The Chief Executive Officer of Tesla and also SpaceX has a factor: Twitter is overwhelmed with robots and also has actually had a hard time to destroy disinform...


Genesis GV80 Luxury SUV Launched In South Korea

The GV80 production closely resembles the original concept of 2017. The GV80 is the first of three SUVs which Genesis is expected to announce in order t...


Nissan Boss Ghosn's Japan Lawyer Steps Down After His Flight to Lebanon

Hironaka said in a statement that the entire team working on the case at his office will quit but did not outline reasons. The move left the Japanese side of ...


Hyundai & Kia invest in Arrival

The announcement said the firms aim to "introduce competitively priced small and medium-sized electric vans", though various other models outside of these remit...


China to Buy $52 Billion of Additional U.S. Energy Products

It didn't provide additional details on the energy purchases, which comprise about a quarter of the $200 billion total of extra imports that China has committed...


Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.22 EPS

The firm had revenue of $6.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.48 billion. Morgan Stanley's applicable net income for 2019 was...


China's birthrate hits lowest level since country was founded in 1949

China's National Bureau of Statistics says the economy expanded 6.1 percent in 2019. That's the lowest rate for the world's second-largest economy since 1990, f...