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Indian COVID variant spreads fast in England

 
Officials in areas across the UK are increasingly concerned about the number of cases of the highly infectious Indian coronavirus variant.
 
 

Latest

Colonial Pipeline paid hackers millions in ransom
New EV charging station signs to appear soon along Illinois interstates
Foxconn pays $115,000 to bring executives from India home
Panic buying shuts down U.S. gas stations, Transportation Secretary urged people to remain calm

NEWS

Ukraine exposes counterfeiting of Pfizer vaccine

Slovakia to start Sputnik Jabs in June
Britain will adopt the more powerful Challenger 3 tank
UAE, Seychelles announce safe travel corridor for vaccinated travellers
Taiwan works to restore supply after power outage
Crew member missing from Cuban tanker en route to Venezuela
 

BUSINESS

New container terminals to be built in Hai Phong

UAE hotel occupancy rates hit 63 % in Q1
Vessels queued after Mississippi River closed near Memphis
UK to introduce calorie labelling on menus in cafes, restaurants and takeaways
EIF extends guarantees to UniCredit for up to €300m loans for COVID-19 recovery of Croatian, Bulgarian, Slovak SMEs
U.S. returns over $460 million from 1MDB funds to Malaysia
 

Trending Now

Slovakia suspends AstraZeneca vaccine after death

Malta becomes first EU country to offer COVID-19 vaccines to 16-year-olds

Danone finalizes sale of Mengniu stake

Sanofi Pasteur members poised to increase Canada’s vaccine production


POLITICS

Lithuania in talks to produce COVID-19 vaccines

Germany lifts quarantine requirement for COVID-vaccinated travelers
Germany bans Facebook from processing data collected via WhatsApp
Turkey, Serbia recognize each other's COVID-19 vaccine certificates
Manitoba introduces three-hour paid leave for COVID-19 vaccination appointments
Canada petitions U.S. court to keep oil pipeline flowing
 

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Emaar Properties records $1.937 billion in property sales in Q1


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Zydus Cadila entity to sell its India focused animal health business for $408 million

Alibaba revenue up 64%

Seegene Q1 operating profit up 388%


COMPANIES

Zydus Cadila entity to sell its India focused animal health business for $408 million

British Airways cancels Tel Aviv flight
Danone finalizes sale of Mengniu stake
Emaar Properties records $1.937 billion in property sales in Q1
U.S. agrees to remove Xiaomi from blacklist
Sanofi Pasteur members poised to increase Canada’s vaccine production
 

CAREERS

Centric Bank promotes Christine Pavlakovich to EVP

The Andersons names Gary Douglas to board
Veritas Funding promotes Bryce Long to CEO
NRG Energy appoints Alberto Fornaro as executive vice president
Colgate appoints Kimberly A. Nelson to board
Shell appoints Andrew Mackenzie as chairman
 

ECONOMY

UK house price growth accelerates in April

U.S. home sales likely to hit record high of $2.5 trillion in 2021
Eurozone industrial production flat
UK economy contracts 1.5% in Q1, but rebounds in March
Norway urges against all non-essential travel until 25 May
Turkey: Industrial production stays strong in March
 

EARNINGS

Alibaba revenue up 64%

Bayer Q1 sales up 2.8 percent
Commerzbank Q1 profit 133 million euros
Howard Hughes Corporation Q1 loss $66.6 million
Ritchie Bros. Q1 net income up 24%
Perrigo Q1 profit $38.1 million
 

OP-ED

Is America going to lose its superpower status?

The challenge of Africa is not the same as Qatar’s. It is a lot harder
Africa can’t duplicate Qatar’s LNG experience but it can learn
When you’re a leader, business productivity means accomplishing what matters most
Fighting fraud from the top: Illegal activities have simple beginnings
Premier of Ontario is singing 'Cut!' song while patients are in hallways
 

AGRIFISH

New Zealand food prices up 1.1%

Vietnam freeze dried sugarcane juice patented in U.S.
Vietnam's raw cashew nut imports rocket in first four months
Venezuela exports first shipment of lemons to EU
Mapa and Ibama apprehend more than 5,000 kilos of counterfeit pesticides in surroundings of Brasilia
Hong Kong suspends import of poultry meat and products from district in Bayern, Germany
 

LEADERSHIP

Do not make investing decision if air pollution is high

Consumers might not return to old product choices once finances improve
It is easy to go wrong with an ad, extremely easy
Things you should do when replacing a controversial leader
How today's world creates mentally weak persons and weak leaders
If 'bad' company pays for word of mouth, it can backfire
 

CRIME

Italy fines Google $123 million for abuse of dominant position

Denmark: Fusion ApS fined $81,700 for dictating prices
Commission fines Sigma-Aldrich €7.5 million for providing misleading information during Merck takeover investigation
Swedbank fined in Stockholm over historic anti-money-laundering failures
New Jersey AG Grewal announces settlement with NRG over consumer fraud allegations
SEC charges Under Armour with disclosure failures
 

Magazine

TRAVEL

Discover incredible glass installations at Dale Chihuly: Glass in Bloom

Visit Governors Island in NYC and find nature in the middle of the city
New Jersey: See the 19th century gristmill in action
Drive Formula DXB as a pro at Dubai Kartdrome
Celebrate Japanese culture with Japan Day in New York City
Davenport, Iowa, spring fair of fine arts is back this May
 

SEA, LAND, AIR

Electric Taycan, four electric Porsche models for every taste

Big heart in Mini John Cooper Works
Rolls-Royce Phantom Oribe: Bespoke car in collaboration with Hermès
Hyundai unveils Santa Cruz Sport Adventure Vehicle
Custom Line Navetta 30, new three decks blue water beauty
New Ford Ranger MS-RT adds street appeal, coming to Europe in summer
 

DESIGN

Convert your old pool into something beautiful

Tusting, fine British leather handbags
Arclinea, the art of kitchen
Edra, super luxury sofas where nothing was spared to achieve maximum comfort
Aquazzura: Vertigo on the shoe heel
Shawls and ponchos: Simple pieces for maximum effect
 

GADGETS

Canon EOS R5, ideal choice for large range of photographic experiences

Nextbase 622GW dash cam, camera that can save your life
Technics amplifier SU-R1000, reference amplifier from legendary producer
Marantz PM6007, integrated amplifier with digital connectivity
Garmin Dash Cam 66W, one of the best dash cameras out there
Focal Clear Mg headphones, performance and experience
 

HEALTH

Slovakia suspends AstraZeneca vaccine after death

Malta becomes first EU country to offer COVID-19 vaccines to 16-year-olds
Angola approves Russia's Sputnik Light one-dose vaccine
Norway drops AstraZeneca vaccine
Ontario stops administering of first doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19
Brunei reports 1 new imported COVID-19 case, 231 in total
 

MEANTIME

Scientists find molecular patterns that may help identify extraterrestrial life

Voyager 1 detects plasma 'hum'
Almost non-destructive archaeogenetic sampling method developed
China launches new remote-sensing satellites
Mexico City sinking at unstoppable rate
New window to see hidden side of magnetized universe