Economic Indicators10 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 04:20AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: People are seen in front of Burj Khalifa, the world tallest building, in Dubai DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Economy said on Sunday it was cutting fees for 94 of its services to reduce the cost of business and support the economy ...

World11 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 03:50AM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London 2/2 LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he owes his life to the staff of Britain's state-run National Health Service, in his first comments since being released from intensive care for treatment for COVID-19. Johnson, 55, ...

Coronavirus11 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 03:25AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A branch of Banque Du Caire is pictured at the Upper Egypt city of Aswan CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt has postponed its plans to sell a minority stake in state-owned Banque du Caire in an initial public offering (IPO) starting mid-April due to the spread of the coronavirus, ...

World11 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 03:25AM ET) By Abdul Qadir Sediqi KABUL (Reuters) - The Taliban will release 20 Afghan government prisoners it was holding, a spokesman of the Islamist militant group said on Sunday, the first handover since the beginning of a peace process. "Today, 20 prisoners of the Kabul administration will be released by the Islamic Emirate ...

Economy13 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 01:35AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: AirAsia planes are seen on the tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) in Sepang KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The founders of Malaysia's AirAsia Group Bhd (KL:AIRA) will not take salaries and its staff has agreed to an as much as 75% cut in pay due to ...

World14 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 01:02AM ET) 10/10 (C) Reuters. Live-streaming of Easter service at One1Seven evangelical Anglican church in Sydney, Australia 2/10 By Lidia Kelly MELBOURNE (Reuters) - With the coronavirus capsizing Easter traditions, Australians and New Zealanders spent Sunday attending church services virtually, setting up camps in backyards and where the law and weather allowed - with ...

Economy14 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 12:40AM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Flags of U.S. and China are displayed at AICC's booth during China International Fair for Trade in Services in Beijing 2/2 SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China is still implementing the first phase of a Sino-U.S. trade pact, its ambassador to the United States said, but hoped the two ...

Economic Indicators15 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 12:05AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and other South Asian countries are likely to record their worst growth performance in four decades this year due to the coronavirus outbreak, the World Bank said on Sunday. The South Asian region, comprising eight countries, is likely to show economic ...

World7 hours ago (Apr 12, 2020 08:11AM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes part in a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea 2/2 By Joori Roh SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea called for tougher and more thorough countermeasures to keep citizens safe from the fast-spreading coronavirus ...

Stock Markets5 hours ago (Apr 11, 2020 08:25PM ET) (C) Reuters. A doctor wears a protective mask as he walks outside Mount Sinai Hospital during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon said Saturday it is using its authority under the Defense Production Act to boost the supply of N95 ...

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