World timber shortage hits construction Aug. 10, 2021
A global shortage of timber is causing challenges for the construction industry
Update: Philip Morris raises bid for Vectura Aug. 9, 2021
Tobacco giant Philip Morris has raised its bid to buy respiratory drugmaker Vectura
French Health Pass at more public venues; wildfires wreak havoc on Greek island
US infrastructure bill inches through the Senate Aug. 9, 2021
The senate is slowly approaching passing the $1 trillion bill
Update: America adds almost one million jobs in July Aug. 6, 2021
The figures provide further evidence the economy is recovering from the pandemic
CNN fires unvaccinated employees going to office Aug. 6, 2021
News network CNN has fired three unvaccinated employees for going to an office.
Sales of zero-emission vehicles in the US lag behind those in Europe and China
Covid vaccine boosts Moderna profits Aug. 5, 2021
The vaccine maker has reported net income of $2.8bn for the three months to June 30th.
US private-sector employment increased by 330,000 in July, not the expected 653,000
Beirut blast: one year on Aug. 4, 2021
A year on from a deadly explosion that rocked Beirut, we examine the city's economy
Oil tanker hijacked off UAE ordered to sail to Iran Aug. 3, 2021
Armed men hijacked the ship in the Gulf of Oman and ordered it to be sailed to Iran
Chinese gaming shares slide Aug. 3, 2021
After Chinese state media likened gaming to drugs, shares in two tech giants fell.
Delta variant concerns hit Wall Street Aug. 2, 2021
Concerns about the spread of the delta variant in the States has hit Wall Street
Square to buy Australia's Afterpay Aug. 2, 2021
In Australia's biggest ever buyout, Jack Dorsey's Square has offered to buy Afterpay.
From Monday, Americans will be banned by the US from investing in 59 Chinese companies
Update: Japan imposes further covid restrictions July 30, 2021
We look at the latest on the spread of coronavirus across Asia
Eurozone out of recession July 30, 2021
Whilst the Eurozone economy remains smaller than pre-pandemic, it's out of recession
Federal employees will be required to get a Covid vaccine in order to continue working
US economic recovery continues July 29, 2021
US economic growth for the second quarter brought the economy back to pre- pandemic levels.
Update: Trillion dollar plan for US almost agreed July 28, 2021
Roads and building are amongst the things that could get a boost in infrastructure plan