A sculpture in front of the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt. Reuters
Several eurozone countries are seeing their borrowing costs hit their lowest levels on record as the European Central Bank (ECB) opens the door to more stimulus in the face of a faltering European industrial sector and fears of a global recession.
London: The World Cup returns to its birthplace when the 12th edition of the one-day international showpiece starts in England later this month, with many predicting a batting bonanza. The inaugural 1975 tournament saw West Indies beat Australia in a memorable Lord’s final and it is 20 years since England
Leeds: The final places in England’s World Cup squad could come down to the personal preference of white-ball captain Eoin Morgan, according to coach Trevor Bayliss. Tournament hosts England, bidding to win the World Cup for the first time, have risen to the top of the one-day international rankings
Leeds: Chris Woakes took five wickets as England beat Pakistan by 54 runs to win the fifth one-day international at Headingley on Sunday. Victory, in their final match before the World Cup hosts and favourites name their tournament squad on Tuesday, saw England to a 4-0 series win after the first match was washed out.
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.
Japan’s exports contracted for a 10th straight month in September, adding to speculation the central bank could ease monetary policy as soon as next week to support an economy hit by a slowdown in global demand.
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,