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May 30, 2024
CAIRO — Egypt's cabinet decided on Wednesday to raise the price of subsidised bread for the first time in 30 years, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said.The price of a loaf, long set at five piastres ($0.001), would quadruple to 20 piastres ($0.004) from June 1, Madbouly told a news conference.Madbouly acknowledged the move would be unpopular but e ...
May 29, 2024
WASHINGTON — US consumers appeared less gloomy about the job market and future busine ...
May 27, 2024
BEIRUT — A Beirut design fair has made a comeback after Lebanon's economic meltdown f ...
May 26, 2024
TOKYO — Saudi Arabia is moving aggressively with its investments in more gaming companies, the Canadian industry veteran steering the kingdo ...
May 22, 2024
BERLIN — The Bundesbank said on Wednesday it expected the German economy to have grown gently in the second quarter of 2024, after a positiv ...
May 21, 2024
LONDON — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday said the Bank of England (BoE) should be mindful over when to start cutting intere ...
May 21, 2024
RIYADH — Saudi Arabia's Saudia Group will buy 105 Airbus planes, the company said on Monday, hailing it as the biggest aircraft deal in the ...
May 20, 2024
PARIS — The sharp drop in prices for minerals critical to the green energy transition is masking a looming shortage due to inadequate invest ...
May 18, 2024
BEIJING — China cut the minimum down payment rate for first-time homebuyers recently and suggested the government could buy up commercial re ...
May 17, 2024
TOKYO — Troubled Japanese industrial giant Toshiba said on Thursday that it plans to cut up to 4,000 jobs domestically as part of a restruct ...
May 15, 2024
DOHA — Qatar expects to sign more long-term natural gas supply deals this year to meet growing international demand, Energy Minister Saad Al ...
May 14, 2024
STOCKHOLM — The leaders of Germany and Sweden expressed reservations on Tuesday about possible European tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles ...
May 14, 2024
LONDON — Global markets were in cautious mode on Monday with Wall Street marking time while major European stock markets put the brake on fo ...

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