A man charges his electric vehicle at a service station in Hangzhou, China. Agence France-Presse
Auto sales in China, the world’s biggest market, surged in January with a 30 per cent jump from the same month a year earlier, the tenth month of gains, as China continued to lead the global automobile industry’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Auto sales in China, the world’s biggest auto market, surged 365% in February over the same month a year earlier for their 11th month of gains, as the country leads the global industry’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is unfortunate that the US-China trade war has entered a new phase at a time when the global growth itself remains shaky. Indications that negotiations would resume some time
A weak Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) in China is often viewed as a buy signal for industrial metals such as iron ore and copper, as investors take the view Beijing will boost stimulus spending. Problem is, the evidence for this is mixed.
Expo 2020 is the first project in the Middle East to receive an ‘Excellent’ CEEQUAL rating.
Brent crude futures fell 20 cents, or 0.3%, to $65.12 a barrel by 05:27 GMT while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 21 cents, or 0.3%, at $61.14 a barrel, after losing $1.32 on Wednesday.
Spot gold was up 0.1% at $1,794.67 per ounce by 01:15 GMT while US gold futures rose 0.1% to $1,795.40 per ounce.
DP World, UAE Region in collaboration with the UAE Food & Beverage Manufacturers Group recently hosted ‘The Food & Beverages (F&B) Manufacturing Industry 2021 Dialogue’ emphasising the significance of the sector to the UAE’s economy. The entity’s recently