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Morocco foils smuggling of 10.3 tonnes of cannabis

 
Moroccan security services have foiled on Friday two smuggling operations of more than 10.3 tonnes of cannabis, the official RIM radio reported.
 
 

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Desert locusts active in Kenya, neighboring Uganda on alert
Mongolia reports 8 more COVID-19 cases, 3,161 in total
Mexico to return to economic normality by end of June
Morocco suspends flights with Algeria, Egypt

NEWS

6.1 magnitude aftershock strikes offshore of north part of New Zealand

Another Boeing 737 Max problem: American Airlines makes emergency landing at Newark airport
Huge exodus from San Francisco: Net exits increased 649%
Seychelles to open up to tourists from March 25, vaccinated or not
Indonesian expert: 8.7 magnitude earthquake possible in East Java
Mount Etna emits 12 km high ash plume into sky
 

BUSINESS

Russia pilots its first 5G network

Post-Brexit freight traffic at Port of Dover exceeds 300,000 lorries
Ukraine resumes export of electricity to Europe with fall in imports
First bank transfer from Sudan to U.S. in 24 years
Egypt: African Development Bank approves loan to establish Kom Ombo solar power plant
New Zealand governor: Surging housing market one of biggest risks to economies
 

Trending Now

Sanna Marin: Finland could use all efficient and safe COVID-19 vaccines

Health Canada authorizes Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

EU, U.S. agree to suspend tariffs over Airbus-Boeing disputes

Sweden to introduce COVID-19 vaccination certificate by June


POLITICS

Belgium to ease COVID-19 restrictions, non-essential travel abroad ban in place until April 18

Sanna Marin: Finland could use all efficient and safe COVID-19 vaccines
EU, U.S. agree to suspend tariffs over Airbus-Boeing disputes
Sweden to introduce COVID-19 vaccination certificate by June
Australia after COVID vaccine export ban: We understand Italy's frustration
Bolsonaro to Brazilians: Stop whining about COVID
 

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Canada posts largest surplus since July 2014


Highlights 

Kroger slips to loss in Q4

Lufthansa Q4 loss €1.141 billion, may permanently ground more planes

Turkey: Manufacturing industry biggest contributor to GDP


COMPANIES

Port of Rotterdam to launch new trial with mixed mooring

Hydro agrees to sell Rolling business area to KPS Capital Partners for EUR 1,380 million
Port of Newport, Oregon: Dangerous structures must be fixed or demolished
Marks & Spencer closes all M&S Bank customer accounts, closing all in-store branches
Aggreko accepts GBP2.3 billion takeover offer
Chevron to acquire rest of Noble Midstream Partners
 

CAREERS

Tyson Foods appoints Donnie King as COO

Rolls-Royce appoints Panos Kakoullis as CFO
First Bank & Trust appoints Brent Dyson as Virginia senior regional manager
CITGO appoints Jose R. Pocaterra as chairman
Kenneth C. Frazier to retire as Merck CEO
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to step down
 

ECONOMY

Canada posts largest surplus since July 2014

U.S.: Acceleration in job growth in February
Slovakia turnover in retail trade decreased
Eurozone retail sales fall
Malaysia central bank holds key rate steady
EU unemployment rises to 7.3% in January
 

EARNINGS

Big Lots Q4 profit rises

UBS net profit to shareholders $6.56 bln
Costco Wholesale Corporation Q2 income climbs
Kroger slips to loss in Q4
Merck KGaA FY20 profit up
BioMar revenue increased 4%, significant growth in volume in salmon market
 

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

Canada announces support for Alberta hog producers

New immigration rules provide boost for Scottish fishing industry
Fonterra milk payout forecast rises to $7.30 to $7.90 per kilo
Shipping route launched to export Egyptian crops to Russia
Russia lifts ban on import of tomatoes from Uzbekistan
Ireland may need 140 extra vets for beef exports to UK
 

LEADERSHIP

'Ugly' labels can increase purchase of unattractive produce

Ad sharing: Smiles are different, emotions that boost sharing might not always boost sales
Being promoted gives you strong sense of group identity
Remote working is here to stay but you should organize your company for them to stay
How to recognize burnout and save your employees
If your star employee leaves, be very careful
 

CRIME

ANZ Bank to pay $280,000 over credit card insurance

New Zealand: Moola to credit or refund $2.8m
Colorado borrowers receive over $9.5 million in multistate settlement with Wells Fargo
United Airlines to pay $49 million to resolve criminal fraud charges and civil claims
Boeing to pay $6.6 million in penalties to FAA
AG Ferguson: Judge finds canned tuna manufacturer liable for price-fixing
 

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TRAVEL

Sandals Emerald Bay resort reopens in Bahamas

Thompson San Antonio hotel opens
Meteora: Greek monasteries above clouds
Cats Museum in Montenegro: Unusual and funny
Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina to reopen
Aloft Tulum hotel opens in Mexico's Riviera Maya
 

SEA, LAND, AIR

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander: Bold and luxurious

2022 Land Rover Defender: 518hp, V8, pure pleasure and power
McLaren Artura: 0-100km/h in 3.0 seconds
Ford F-150 Raptor responds to road conditions before you notice them
Bavaria C38, best sailing characteristics meet maximum comfort
Bombardier Challenger 650 business jet, superior fuel efficiency and easy riding
 

DESIGN

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso, a watch enchanting both men and women

Leather sofas for timeless rooms
Make your home office nice, cozy and enjoyable
Best colors to lift your small space to another level
Stone fireplaces: From rugged to elegant
Anne Touraine Paris, a passion for scarves and elegance
 

GADGETS

Xencelabs Pen Tablet: Drawing experience for professionals

$29,000 for a pair of loudspeakers? For Wilson Audio SabrinaX, yes, any day
Polk Audio Legend L100 loudspeakers: Not cheap but incredibly good
Vertere SG-1 Super Groove turntable, close to perfection
MHA200, vacuum tube amplification from McIntosh
Infinix Hot 10, a very, very interesting smartphone
 

HEALTH

Health Canada authorizes Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

New COVID-19 variants account for 70% of new infections in Switzerland
Russia's EpiVacCorona vaccine approved for people over 60
Zimbabwe authorizes use of India's first indigenous COVID-19 vaccine
Europe starts rolling review of Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine
Sweden confirms first case of baby infected with COVID-19 in womb
 

MEANTIME

Super-Earth 26 light years away could hold key to alien life

Scientists found migration gene in birds
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope completes final functional tests
Neanderthal and early modern human stone tool culture co-existed for over 100,000 years
Iceberg larger than New York City breaks off in Antarctica
Gulf Stream in Atlantic Ocean extremely weak