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Gulf faces recession as oil deluge meets Covid-19

Middle East oil exporters are bracing for recession and the lowest growth rates since the 1990s, with economists warning that the “twin shocks” of Covid-19…

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How AI can help corporate boards cope with Covid-19

Over recent weeks, the global business system has been heavily impacted by the outbreak of Covid-19, obliging companies to activate strategies in line with governments’…

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China aims to increase its soft power at US expense

In November 2008, in the midst of the Great Financial Crisis of 2008-09, Rahm Emanuel, the soon-to-be chief of staff to US president Barack Obama,…

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Donald Trump flipflops through the pandemic

The latest news on President Donald Trump, America’s flipflop-in-chief, is that he had a good conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping. They agreed to battle…

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Trump ditches hopes of quick bounce-back for US

Live version of coronavirus map President Donald Trump on Sunday abandoned his timetable for life returning to normal in the United States, extending emergency coronavirus…

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Trump brags about TV ratings amid pandemic

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to brag about the television ratings of his daily briefings on the coronavirus pandemic gripping the…

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People return to Wuhan, security talks off

Wuhan, the central Chinese city where the coronavirus first emerged last year, partly reopened on Saturday after more than two months of near total isolation…

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Foreign investors get out of Indian markets

As the Indian stock markets battle the headwinds caused by coronavirus pandemic, foreign investors are making large scale withdrawals. In March, foreign portfolio investors took…

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Global crypto community unites against Covid-19

With cases of the deadly coronavirus still popping up at an unprecedented rate around the world, many prominent members of the blockchain and crypto industries have heeded…

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Will China launch Blockchain Service Network?

Numerous cryptocurrency media outlets have published recent reports asserting that China’s Blockchain Service Network will launch in April 2020, Cointelegraph reported. However, these predictions appear…

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