SINGAPORE — Singapore is introducing Covid measures for dining depending on whether people have vaccines, as new cases continue to rise. Only fully vaccinated individuals and people who have recovered from Covid-19 will be able to dine in in groups of five without taking Covid tests when the new rules...
LONDON — A landmark deal to close cross-border tax loopholes is ultimately likely to fail to remove the incentive for some of the world’s largest companies to shift their profits abroad, describing the proposed reform as “shockingly” unfair for low income countries. It comes shortly after G-20 finance ministers backed...
Australian authorities extended a lockdown in Sydney on Wednesday by at least 14 days, after three weeks of initial restrictions failed to stamp out the biggest outbreak of Covid-19 this year in the country’s largest city. New South Wales state Premier Gladys Berejiklian said restrictions would need to remain in...
U.S. stock index futures were flat in overnight trading on Tuesday, after the major averages finished in the red, weighed down by inflation fears. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 9 points. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures were also slightly higher. The Dow closed the regular...
South Korea on Wednesday tightened social distancing curbs across most of the country to try to combat its worst-ever outbreak of coronavirus after new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday soared past previous daily peaks to 1,615. Amid growing concerns over the more contagious delta variant and a stagnating vaccine rollout, the...
Nassim Nicholas Taleb has reversed his stance on bitcoin. The author of “The Black Swan” said in a recent paper that the largest cryptocurrency by market cap has failed to satisfy the notions of it as a currency without government, as a hedge against inflation and as a safe haven investment. “Few assets...
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Tuesday warned businesses with supply chain and investment ties to China’s Xinjiang province that they could face legal consequences, citing growing evidence of genocide and other human rights abuses in the country’s northwest region. The most-pointed line from the Xinjiang Supply Chain Business Advisory...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...