Speaking to attendees at the forum on Wednesday, one of Russia's top officials addressed both the challenges and opportunities in striking business deals between Russia and the United Kingdom amid the Western-led sanctions regime, as well as the reason why the London-based event was a crucial platform for resolving such crises.
A British businessman attending the Russian-British Business Forum 2019 on Wednesday asked a panel of entrepreneurs from both countries if they were feeling the pressure of Russophobia in the UK, and whether it had impacted their businesses.
Asian markets have likewise been in a nosedive, as Donald Trump inked two pieces of legislation, prohibiting the export of crowd control munitions to Hong Kong police and threatening sanctions against officials responsible for human rights abuses in the territory.
Saudi Aramco is selling 1.5% of its shares in what is expected to beat Alibaba’s record of five years ago and become the world’s biggest initial public offering (IPO).
New Delhi (Sputnik): The investment landscape in Maharashtra may see major changes as Shiv Sena is all set to lead an alliance government in the State with one-time rivals Nationalist Congress Party and Congress.
Earlier on Thursday, the Chinese Foreign Ministry promised that it would retaliate against US President Trump’s move to sign into law legislation that bans the export of crowd control weapons to Hong Kong police.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Over 12,000 employees of India's state-run Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (BPCL), a prominent refiner recognised as Navratna Company, have announced a nationwide strike against the Indian government’s decision to privatise the company.
The payment scheme, already popular in Russia and numerous Asian countries, is set for launch "within days" across the United Kingdom following negotiations between officials in Moscow and London, making Britain the first of eight countries in Europe to join the initiative.
The United States has banned Huawei from doing business with American companies and is trying to shut it out from the growing global 5G market on unconfirmed allegations of espionage. The Chinese company flatly rejects the claims.
Facebook was the mystery “Party A” revealed in an SEC filing that bid several times to acquire health wearables maker Fitbit and outbid Google, including a best and final offer of $7.30 per share, people familiar with the matter told CNBC.
On Sunday, US Senate Foreign Relations Committee head Jim Risch said that Washington plans to hamper the implementation of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline by sanctioning companies involved in the project via the 2020 National Defence Authorisation Act.
New Delhi (Sputnik): New Delhi is concerned that the $50 billion economic corridor passes through parts of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh, which it believes are illegally occupied by Pakistan.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - The fund will be aimed at strengthening trade and economic ties between Russia and China, promoting Russian business in Guangdong, and encouraging Guangdong's companies to enter the Russian market.
New Delhi (Sputnik): India has replaced Vietnam as the second-largest mobile handset manufacturer globally. By 2022, the country is expected to see $6.2 billion worth of investment in smartphone manufacturing, although China remains the global leader in the sector.
In a bid to diminish dependence on Russian natural gas Germany is embracing liquefied natural gas technology (LNG), while at the same time preparing to benefit from the Gazprom-led Nord Stream 2 project.
The Tiffany acquisition is Louis Vuitton's biggest deal. The two companies are expected to finalise the takeover in the middle of next year.
In a widely derided ‘car crash’ interview with BBC’s Newsnight, Prince Andrew indicated he was willing to speak to authorities Stateside about Epstein’s “untoward” behaviour. Burrell called on him to share any information that could lead to justice for his victims, and stating the Royal Family’s proverbial black sheep was “not above the law”.
On Thursday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk introduced the long-awaited Tesla Cybertruck at a special demonstration event in Los Angeles. Although production of the strikingly angular electric pickup trick will start in 2021 or late 2022, Musk claimed that preorders are now being taken and have reached over 200,000.
On Thursday, the company introduced on its long-awaited Tesla Cybertruck at a special event in Los Angeles. Although production of the strikingly angular electric vehicle is not scheduled to start until 2021 or late 2022, the manufacturer has announced that preorders are now being taken.
On Thursday, Elon Musk revealed the long-awaited Tesla Cybertruck, the company’s first pickup truck. During the Los Angeles launch event, Musk said that production of the strikingly angular electric vehicle will start in 2021 or late 2022.