A masked pedestrian walks past the Bank of England building in London. File/Reuters
The number of shoppers heading out to stores, malls and other outlets across Britain fell 27.1 per cent last week from the week before, reflecting the impact of new lockdowns to stem the spread of COVID-19, researcher Springboard said on Monday.
Britain’s economic recovery from its coronavirus crash was quicker than previously thought in the third quarter, according to official data, but new lockdowns are threatening to cause a another recession.
Britain's Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, has helped choose 100 final images from more than 31,000 submissions made to Hold Still, a photography project she launched in May.
Speaking to a Pakistani private media channel after her meeting with Interim PM Anwaar-ul Haq Kakar, Georgieva said "what we are asking in our programme is that please collect more taxes from the wealthy and please protect the poor people of Pakistan."
The Ministry of Finance (MoF), in collaboration with the World Bank Group’s Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), held two workshops at the headquarters of the Chambers of Commerce in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Paradigm 3D on Thursday opened the doors to its state-of-the-art Dhs20 million 3D-printing facility in Dubai — the first in the Middle East capable of producing parts