Employees of German car manufacturer Porsche at the factory in Germany. Reuters/ File
Germany set out plans to create a government committee to step in quickly to protect companies against foreign takeovers, a sign of concern about China and others acquiring its technology.
By category, production of machine tools were up 27.6 per cent on the month, intermediate goods stagnated at 0.1 per cent and consumer goods were up slightly at 1.4 per cent, the Destatis official statistics agency said.
German business morale fell to its lowest level since November 2014 in June, a survey showed on Monday, adding weight to expectations that Europe’s largest economy contracted in the second quarter.
Germany’s spluttering economy returned to growth in the first quarter as consumers spent more freely and construction activity picked up, but the government said the outlook remained clouded by trade disputes. Gross domestic product (GDP) rose 0.4% quarter-on-quarter,
Singapore has unveiled its pavilion with its well-ventilated spaces surrounded by lush greenery, assured visitors it would be a safe place to visit during the pandemic.
Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Group on Thursday announced the induction of Aramco chairman Yasir Al Rumayyan as an independent director on Reliance’s board, signalling the strength of the ties between the two companies.
du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced a strategic partnership with Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (Dafza)