Republicans in Congress are making the politically brazen bet that it’s more advantageous to oppose President Joe Biden’s ambitious “Rebuild America” agenda than to lend support for the costly $2.3 trillion undertaking for roads, bridges and
British workers’ average hourly output rose by 0.4 per cent last year, despite a fall of nearly 10 per cent in total production due to the coronavirus pandemic, as lower-paid jobs bore the brunt of COVID lockdown measures. Britain’s Office for National Statistics
Goldman Sachs Group Inc on Wednesday easily beat Wall Street expectations for first-quarter profit, as the US investment bank capitalized on record levels of global dealmaking activity and a coronavirus-driven boom in stock market trading.
After four days of violent confrontations between Lebanese soldiers and civilians protesting the government’s failure to tackle the country’s economic collapse, Beirut finally adopted an economic rescue plan.
Lufthansa's biggest shareholder, German billionaire Heinz Hermann Thiele, criticised the 9 billion euro ($10.1 billion) bailout, saying he had raised his stake in Lufthansa to over 15% and hoped alternative options could be explored.
The government has finally released information on its quarantine-free holiday destinations — those you can visit from 17 May without having to isolate on your return, provided you can produce a negative PCR test before and after your visit. On the “green list”
The pandemic, which left London’s transport system deserted for months on end, has decimated revenues and sparked an ongoing feud between the city’s mayor and the UK government over funding current shortfalls. Transport for London (TfL),