Customers at a Walmart outlet in Houston, US. Associated Press
Mounting trade tensions, an increase in trade-restrictive measures and continuing economic uncertainty created real challenges for world trade in 2018,
Residents and tourists in Northern Emirates especially of Sharjah and Ajman have been enjoying Eid holidays by spending money as low as Dhs5 and benefitting from multiple choices of food, shopping and entertainment.
Walmart told the US government privately in January that India’s new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive and had the potential to hurt trade ties, a company document seen by Reuters showed.
India’s benchmark index Sensex traded near its life-time highs on Friday after signs of easing in US and China trade tension. The Sensex hit an intraday high of 41,030.92, which is a little over 100 points away from a record high of 41,163.79.
Australia’s Qantas Airways picked Airbus over Boeing as the preferred supplier for jets capable of the world’s longest commercial flights from Sydney to London, dealing the US planemaker its latest setback this year.
Germany’s Delivery Hero has agreed to buy South Korea’s top food delivery app operator Woowa Brothers for $4 billion and form a joint venture (JV) to take on heavyweights like Uber Eats in other fast-growing Asia markets.