Category Archives: Industry

Stocks fall on Wall Street as coronavirus spreads in Europe

New York, Stocks are falling on Wall Street in morning trading Thursday, extending the market’s pullback this week as optimism that Congress will deliver another round of stimulus for the economy wanes and new data …

IPA Qatar to Launch Digital Platform for Investment

Qatar Chamber (QC) first vice-chairman Mohamed Bin Towar Al Kuwari met in office yesterday with the Investment Promotion Agency Qatar (IPA Qatar) CEO Sheikh Ali Bin Alwaleed Al Thani.

During the meeting, QC and IPA …

UAE, IMF develop frameworks for partnership in development of economic policies

Abdullah bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy, has held a virtual meeting with Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, IMF, with the aim of discussing an integrated partnership between the UAE …

Apple unveils new iPhones for faster 5G wireless networks

California, Apple unveiled four new iPhones equipped with technology for use with faster new 5G wireless networks, hoping that demand for higher data speeds will spark demand for new phones.

 

That might not happen …

World Bank approves $12B to finance virus vaccines, care

Washington, The World Bank has approved $12 billion in financing to help developing countries buy and distribute coronavirus vaccines, tests, and treatments, aiming to support the vaccination of up to 1 billion people.

 

The …