Monday, May 23, 2022

Health and Wealth: The Covid Crisis

Covid-19 has to be the worst health crisis humanity has faced, perhaps, since, the Spanish Flu of 1918.  Many of us right now, will...

Software stocks come out as winners amidst pandemic

There is nothing like an economic crisis to bring highly valued technology stocks back to earth. The flight to quality that follows usually hurts...
US cloud

US and Chinese cloud companies vie for dominance in south-east Asia

Please use the sharing tools found via the share button at the top or side of articles. During last year’s Ramadan, Tokopedia made more sales...
journalism, AI

How AI can save journalism

Newsrooms need to take advantage of what AI can offer and come up with new a business model. The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic...

Stocks in London Feel the pain as economy shrinks

UK stocks fell on Wednesday after data showed the economy contracted in March at a pace never seen before as the coronavirus crisis escalated,...

$200 million lost in one day in Gold Market by HSBC

HSBC Holdings Plc lost around $200 million in one day in March because of disruptions to the gold market that caused prices to diverge dramatically in key trading hubs,...

Shockwaves As EU’s top judges failed to properly scrutinise the European Central Bank’

Germany’s constitutional court sent shockwaves through Europe last week by ruling that the German government and the EU’s top judges failed to properly scrutinise...

Dollar’s long-term prospects turn sour

The US dollar is heading for a drop towards the end of this year, according to strategists, in what would mark a reversal from...

Below zero oil prices threaten big losses for ETF investors

  Those betting on crude recovery using exchange traded funds face ‘high risks’ Investors who have flooded into the oil markets to bet on a rebound...

US oil price back below zero

The price of US oil slipped back below zero on Tuesday after plunging into negative territory for the first time in the previous session...
coronavirus economic

Coronavirus: the economic recovery won’t only be U-shaped – it’ll look like a wheelbarrow

The economic effects of the coronavirus crisis will be severe but short-lived, according to much of the recent commentary. The cautious revival in stock...

Big companies raise record sums from bond market in panicked rush for cash

The world’s highest-rated companies, including Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, Disney and the drugmaker Pfizer, have bolstered their ability to weather the economic downturn, swallowing...


Editor's Choice