A lady walks by a Wells Fargo bank branch in Washington. Reuters
When I found out that Kirstjen Nielsen was resigning as Homeland Security secretary, I posted this on Facebook:
Worshipping huge pop idols as deeply as a religion is a culture I’m all too familiar with. As an awkward teenager in the early Nineties, I was a follower, led by wherever the cool clique of my generation would take me. R&B and hip hop weren’t just popular music genres — they shaped our identity, beyond just being British south Asian girls.
There is a scene in the HBO adaptation of the Stephen Ambrose tome, “Band of Brothers,” in which the men of Easy Company, out on patrol, come across a Nazi concentration camp.
Dubai Airports, DXB, and Etihad Energy Services Company, Etihad ESCO, have announced the successful installation of a solar energy system comprising 15,000 photovoltaic panels at Dubai International’s Terminal 2 — the largest at any airport in the region.
Standard Chartered (StanChart) Bank has signed a strategic partnership agreement with UAE Exchange, a leading financial services brand in the United Arab Emirates, that further strengthens the existing relationship between the two companies.
The joint venture (JV) between Uber and Russian Internet company Yandex has agreed to acquire Russian taxi firm Vezet’s core business, further cementing Yandex’s role as a major online taxi operator in Russia and neighbouring nations.