Bussiness

Why are nations racing to buy weapons?

Posted by April 24, 2024

Global military spending is at an all-time high, increasing in all five geographical regions for the first time since 2009.Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, escal

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Parallel economy: How Russia is defying the West’s boycott

Posted by April 24, 2024

When Moscow resident Zoya, 62, was planning a trip to Italy to visit her daughter last August, she saw the perfect opportunity to buy the Apple Watch she had lo

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Huge crowds protest Colombian president’s planned reforms

Posted by April 22, 2024

Protesters call Gustavo Petro’s policies ‘dire’ as his government attempts to reform healthcare and other sectors.Tens of thousands of Colombians have tak

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‘Triple spending’: Zimbabweans bear cost of changing to new ZiG…

Posted by April 19, 2024

Harare, Zimbabwe – At a shopping centre in Glenview, a busy working-class suburb of Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, carpenter Arnold Mutiri stopped to buy a 2-l

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US chef’s bid to own ‘chili crunch’ name raises ire…

Posted by April 19, 2024

Medan, Indonesia – When Michelle Tew, the owner of Malaysia-based food company Homiah, received a cease and desist letter from American-Korean celebrity chef

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Boeing subject of 32 whistleblower complaints, documents reveal

Posted by April 19, 2024

Boeing has been the subject of 32 whistleblower complaints with the workplace safety regulator in the United States during the past three years, newly obtained

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Why is Germany maintaining economic ties with China?

Posted by April 17, 2024

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has been on a three-day visit to China in a bid to shore economic ties.Germany is China’s biggest European trade partner. But, B

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Iraq’s dangerous balancing act between Iran and the US

Posted by April 17, 2024

Four days ago, Iraq’s airspace had hundreds of projectiles fired from Iran flying through it towards Israel, caught in the crossfire of what many fear could b

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China’s economy beats expectations, growing 5.3 percent in first quarter

Posted by April 16, 2024

Statistics agency says economy has made ‘good start’ to the year under the leadership of Chinese President Xi Jinping.China’s economy grew faster than exp

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Tesla to lay off more than 10 percent of staff…

Posted by April 16, 2024

CEO Elon Musk says in memo that job cuts will leave firm ‘lean, innovative and hungry for the next growth phase cycle’.Electric carmaker Tesla plans to lay

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Inside the pressures facing Quebec’s billion-dollar maple syrup industry

Posted by April 15, 2024

Saint-Urbain-Premier, Quebec, Canada – In clear safety glasses and heavy beige overalls, Jean-Francois Touchette is in his element. All around him are pipes,

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In Trump’s New York ‘hush money’ case, prosecutors push election…

Posted by April 15, 2024

It is a blockbuster legal case, set to dominate headlines for weeks to come. On Monday, Donald Trump has become the first United States president, past or prese

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