Investors work at their terminals at a stock brokerage firm in Shanghai. Reuters
Euro zone stocks surged on Wednesday as investors piled into firms with big dividends on hopes European Central Bank chief nominee Christine Lagarde will maintain the ECB’s dovish stance, while Italian shares jumped over 2% on avoiding a EU sanction threat. The blue-chip eurozone STOXX index
PARIS: Airbus on Wednesday posted stronger-than-expected core second-quarter earnings, led by the switch to efficient new single-aisle jets, and maintained its profit forecast for the year while warning of delivery challenges in the second half. Europe’s largest aerospace group said second-quarter adjusted
ZURICH: ABB is pressing ahead with a review of its underperforming businesses and expects a customer slowdown and China-US trade tensions to mean a turbulent year, its Chairman and interim Chief Executive Peter Voser told Reuters. The Swiss engineering company is in a “heavy-lifting phase”, Voser said, completing the separation
Sephora was scheduled to close its US stores for an hour on Wednesday morning to host “inclusion workshops” for its 16,000 employees, just over a month after R&B star SZA said she had security called on her while shopping at a store in California. The beauty retailer said the training had been in development months
The non-oil exports and re-exports of Abu Dhabi touched Dhs32.8 billion mark between a period from June to August 2020, showing an upward trend by 62.5 per cent compared to Dhs20.2 billion recorded between March and May this year,
Pakistan has urged the China and ASEAN countries to benefit from the opportunities being offered in Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in the country. Pakistan’s Ambassador to China Moin-ul-Haque while speaking at the Trade and Investment
Breakbulk Middle East, the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, has continually played an active role in increasing the participation of women in key areas in the industry.