African money transfer firms thrive

Despite predictions of a historic drop in remittances due to a pandemic-induced global economic slump, Africa's money transfer companies have seen...

Pandemic plunges Lagarde into ‘intense’ first year at ECB

European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde, wearing face mask, attends the 16th Congress of Regions (Congres des Regions) in Saint-Ouen,...

S Korean tycoons pay tribute to late Samsung chief

SEOUL: Korean Air chairman Cho Won-tae (front) arrives at a funeral hall to attend a mourning ritual for the late Samsung...

Airlines suffering from business class blues

CHICAGO: In this file photo taken on October 05, 2020 people travelling wear facemasks as they walk through Chicago O'Hare International...

More US firms offer earnings guidance

NEW YORK: With earnings season in full swing, more companies are again offering earnings guidance, signaling to...

Big week for Big Tech as earnings, hearings loom

NEW YORK: Ben Ratner takes a photo of the new iPhone after being the first customer to walk out of the...

UK and EU try to land deal on fish

LONDON: EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier (right), wearing an EU flag-themed facemask due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, leaves a...

S&P affirms UK’s sovereign debt rating at ‘AA’; Italy outlook stable

LONDON/WASHINGTON: Ratings agency Standard & Poor's affirmed the United Kingdom's sovereign debt rating at 'AA' on Friday,...

Britain signs post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

TOKYO: British Secretary of State for International Trade Elizabeth Truss (left) and Japan's Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshi Kajiyama gather...

Europe’s small firms fear for survival

DORTMUND: Members of German trade union Verdi demonstrate during a transport strike in the city of Dortmund, western Germany. Verdi, called...

Google’s ‘free’ business model put to test in US antitrust suit

NEW YORK: Google's offices stand in downtown Manhattan in New York City. Accusing the company of using anticompetitive tactics to illegally...

Forgive or forget? Ohio auto workers weigh Trump record

WASHINGTON, DC: In this file photo taken on January 24, 2017, US President Donald Trump speaks with General Motors CEO Mary...

E Paper

27th October