An employee stands near an aircraft engine at the Rolls Royce factory in Derby, UK. File/Agence France-Presse
British engine-maker Rolls-Royce plunged to a worse than expected 4 billion pound ($5.6 billion) loss in 2020 as the pandemic stopped airlines flying, but stuck to its forecast to burn through less cash this year.
Britain’s Rolls-Royce Holdings said on Saturday it was looking to raise up to 2.5 billion pounds ($3.2 billion) in an effort to strengthen its balance sheet.
Rolls-Royce shares hit their lowest level since 2004 on Monday after the British aero engine maker confirmed it was considering a rights issue of up to 2.5 billion pounds ($3.23 billion) following months of speculation about its finances.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday slashed its US economic growth forecast as aggressive Federal Reserve interest rate hikes cool demand but predicted that the United States would “narrowly” avoid a recession.
Dubai has recorded 2,624 real estate and properties transactions at a value of Dhs 8 billion in total during the week ending 24th June 2022. The DLD report said that 274 plots were sold for Dhs1.15 billion,
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) and Chairman of Enoc and Dragon Oil, Mikayil Jabbarov, the Minister of Economy