Israel-UAE detente puts stars in their eyes

The commercial space and high tech sectors could be among the  big winners out of last…

SE Asian and Chinese manufacturers perk up

Chinese manufacturers and theirJapanese and South Korean counterparts continued their recovery from the fallout of the…

Walmart keeps faith with Indian e-commerce

Walmart has stumped up $1.2bn to help its Indian e-commerce concern Fliipkart counter the effects of…

Mongolia joins ADB currency-linked bond wagon

Mongolia has raised $7m development capital through an ADB currency-linked bond issue for a sustainable milk…

Pandemic and environmentalists put pressure on New Silk Road

Governments want China to restructure, delay repayments or forgive tens of billions of dollars of loans…

Demand for Malaysian rubber gloves rockets

The rocketing demand for Malaysian rubber gloves and other protective gear triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic…

Tide may be turning for Turkey – but not just yet

Ankara wants to establish the country as an international travel and logistics hub.

FTSE 250 welcomes in green, healthcare and social housing funds

FTSE 250: The growing demand for renewable energy, social housing and, of course,  healthcare featured strongly…

Covid-19 shakes up FTSE 100

The first quarterly reshuffle of the FTSE 100 since the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the world…

Israel sucked into US-China trade war while India waits in the wings

US-China trade war: Israel has turned down a Hong Kong firm’s $1bn investment bid for the…

Lufthansa joins list of government bail-outs

Lufthansa bail-out: Lufthansa has become the latest flagship airline to be bailed out by its national…

Gulf’s sovereign wealth funds snap up US stocks

The sovereign wealth funds of Saudi Arabia (PIF) and Qatar (QIA) are planning to capitalise on…

Lenovo bounce-back sign of things to come for PC industry….

Lenovo Group, the world’s biggest maker of personal computers, is expecting year-on-year PC sales to begin…

Maersk halves train times from China to Europe via Turkey

The journey time for the movement of goods between China and Europe was effectively slashed in…

Healthcare diplomacy helps consolidate China’s soft power

The COVID-19  pandemic has given President Xi Jinping’s administration the opportunity to use healthcare diplomacy  add…