UK Labour’s Finance Chief John McDonell speaks during an event on opposing the suspension of parliament to prevent a no-deal Brexit in London on Tuesday. Reuters
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson opened the Group of Seven virtual leaders meeting on Friday by calling for a plan to rebuild the global economy after the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Central European currencies edged up on Monday after the British parliament forced prime minister Boris Johnson to seek an extension to an Oct.31 deadline for leaving the European Union, reducing expectations of a ‘no deal’ Brexit.
European stocks skidded off record highs and sterling dropped more than 1% on Tuesday, as reports that Britain’s prime minister was ready to play rough in Brexit talks brought December’s cross-market rally to a halt.
World stocks touched record highs on Friday, as trading wound down before the year-end holidays, while the British pound was heading towards its worst week for more than two years amid renewed worries over how Britain will leave the European Union.
Singapore Airlines announced on Tuesday it will take a 25 per cent stake in Air India, streamlining its aviation partnership with Tata Group as the industrial behemoth works to revive the beleaguered national carrier’s fortunes.
It is time for China to move away from massive lockdowns and toward a more targeted approach to COVID-19, the head of the International Monetary Fund said days after widespread protests broke out,
Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have begun talks online on a ninth review of a $7 billion loan programme, the Finance Ministry said on Monday, after a media outlet reported