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 2022-05-23 07:22 

Reuters

S.Africa's Dis-Chem profit rises on new acquisitions, medicine demand...

South Africa's Dis-Chem Pharmacies reported a rise in annual profit on Monday, buoyed by acquisitions of new drugstores and stronger demand for medicines as COVID-19 lockdowns ease....

 2022-05-23 07:22 

Reuters

Inflation picture is concerning, British junior finance minister says...

The inflation picture is hugely concerning but the British government has confidence in the Bank of England to get it right, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Simon Clarke said on Monday....

 2022-05-23 07:15 

Reuters

New Australian govt looks to SE Asia as it deals with 'difficult' China relationship...

Australia's new Labor government will put greater focus on relations with Southeast Asia and climate change, an issue crucial to its Pacific neighbours, as it navigates ties with a more assertive China....

 2022-05-23 07:14 

Reuters

Cold beer to your door: brewers in Latin America go direct...

With COVID-19 lockdowns normalising home delivery of everything from fast food to aspirin, brewers are tapping into a lucrative new sales format - delivering cold beer on demand to consumers still gathering at home with friends even as bars reopen....

 2022-05-23 07:09 

Reuters

India's Mahindra to explore more partnerships for EV parts -CEO...

India's Mahindra and Mahindra will explore sourcing more components from other companies to boost its electric vehicle (EV) portfolio, its chief executive told Reuters....

 2022-05-23 07:05 

Reuters

Reds lose O'Connor for Super playoffs...

Queensland flyhalf James O'Connor will be sidelined for up to four weeks with a hamstring injury in a blow to the Reds' hopes of going deep in the Super Rugby playoffs....

 2022-05-23 07:03 

Reuters

Shares in Deutsche Euroshop surge in pre-market trade on takeover offer...

Shares in Deutsche Euroshop jumped 31.2% in Lang & Schwarz pre-market trade on Monday after a consortium of bidders offered 1.4 billion euros ($1.48 billion) to acquire the German shopping centre investor....

 2022-05-23 07:03 

Reuters

Oil prices at $110/bbl pose 'bigger threats' than inflation -India Oil Min...

Indian oil minister Hardeep Singh Puri said oil prices staying at $110/barrel could pose bigger threats than inflation to the global economy....

 2022-05-23 07:01 

UPI

TV review: 'Stranger Things' Season 4 impresses with teenage drama...

"Stranger Things" Season 4 shows dramatic progressions in the storylines and performances, but it's still just as scary and exciting as before....

 2022-05-23 07:00 

UPI

Inhaler combining albuterol, budesonide may stop asthma attacks...

Two drugs are better than one when it comes to stopping asthma attacks in progress, a new clinical trial has found....

 2022-05-23 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for May 23: Joan Collins, Melissa McBride...

Actor Joan Collins turns 89 and actor Melissa McBride turns 57, among the famous birthdays for May 23....

 2022-05-23 07:00 

UPI

On This Day, May 23: Bush policy allows immediate return of Haitian refugees...

On May 23, 1992, President George H.W. Bush instituted a new Haitian refugee policy, permitting the Coast Guard to return the boat people to their homeland....

 2022-05-23 06:58 

Reuters

No capitulation yet...

A look at the day ahead in markets from Julien Ponthus....

 2022-05-23 06:58 

Reuters

Australian grandmother hopes queen has jubilee to remember...

Jan Hugo never realised her childhood dream of becoming a princess so instead she became Australia's queen of royal memorabilia with over 10,000 pieces, a collection she plans to grow as Queen Elizabeth marks her Platinum Jubilee next month....

 2022-05-23 06:53 

Reuters

No change in U.S. policy towards Taiwan, says White House official...

There is no change in U.S. policy towards Taiwan, a White House official said on Monday, after President Joe Biden earlier signalled a willingness to use force to defend the island nation if it came under attack....

 2022-05-23 06:45 

Reuters

Private equity firm Sycamore drops out of Ted Baker's sale process...

British fashion chain Ted Baker said on Monday private equity firm Sycamore was no longer part of its sale process, and that the London-listed group had now received several revised takeover proposals from other parties....

 2022-05-23 06:45 

Reuters

Singapore April core inflation rises 3.3%, fastest in a decade...

Singapore's key consumer price gauge rose in April at its fastest pace in a decade, driven by higher inflation for food, official data showed on Monday....

 2022-05-23 06:44 

Reuters

Moonpig agrees to buy gifting experiences firm Smartbox...

Moonpig agrees to buy gifting experiences firm Smartbox...

 2022-05-23 06:39 

Reuters

UK's Kingfisher maintains guidance on resilient DIY market...

British home improvement retailer Kingfisher reported first quarter sales significantly ahead of its pre-pandemic performance and maintained its full-year guidance, saying demand for do-it-yourself (DIY) was resilient....

 2022-05-23 06:35 

Reuters

UK not ruling out windfall tax on energy companies -junior minister...

The British government is not ruling out a windfall tax on oil and gas companies if the companies do not invest their profits in boosting capacity, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Simon Clarke said on Monday....

 2022-05-23 06:34 

Reuters

Iran and Oman agree to jointly develop shared oilfield - Fars news...

Iran and Oman have agreed to form a committee to jointly develop the Hengam oilfield, which straddles both countries' sea border, Iran's semi-official Fars news agency reported its oil minister Javad Owji as saying on Monday....

 2022-05-23 06:26 

Reuters

India's top mining body calls iron ore export duty hike "self-defeating"...

The increase in export taxes on iron ore, announced by the Indian government over the weekend, will lead to large surpluses at home, and mainly hit producers of low grade ores that depend on overseas markets, a mining industry body said on Monday....

 2022-05-23 06:25 

Reuters

Israel Discount Bank quarterly profit rises, to pay dividend...

Israel Discount Bank reported a higher-than-expected rise in quarterly profit that was boosted by higher financing income and a one-time gain....

 2022-05-23 06:25 

Reuters

Indonesia set to resume palm oil exports but policy uncertainty persists...

Indonesia is due to resume exports of palm oil on Monday after a ban of more than three weeks, but industry traders and companies were awaiting details on accompanying rules to secure domestic supplies of the edible oil to control cooking oil prices....

 2022-05-23 06:18 

Reuters

AstraZeneca says COVID shot approved in EU as booster...

Drugmaker AstraZeneca said on Monday its COVID-19 vaccine, Vaxzevria, has been approved in the European Union by the region's medical regulator as a third-dose booster in adults following a panel recommendation last week....

 2022-05-23 06:12 

Reuters

Biden says he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan...

U.S. President Joe Biden said on Monday he would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan and that the United States stands with other nations to make sure China cannot use force in Taiwan....

 2022-05-23 06:09 

Reuters

Biden says weighs reducing tariffs on China, asking OPEC to pump more oil...

U.S. President Joe Biden said he was weighing cutting tariffs on Chinese goods while increasing calls on OPEC to raise oil production as he grappled with a politically damaging wave of inflation....

 2022-05-23 06:09 

Reuters

Germany wants Russian oil embargo with or without Hungary - economy minister...

German Economy Minister Robert Habeck is disappointed that the EU has not yet agreed to an oil embargo targeting Russia, he said in a radio interview, adding that Germany would be willing to forego Hungary's participation to speed up the proposed ban....

 2022-05-23 06:07 

Reuters

Higher inflation boosts Israel's Bank Hapoalim quarterly profit...

Bank Hapoalim reported an estimate-beating quarterly profit on Monday, helped by a spike in inflation that boosted financing income and a continuation of unwinding loan default provisions generated during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2022-05-23 06:00 

Reuters

Wind turbine supply chain won't get easier - Siemens Energy CEO...

Supply chain issues in the wind turbine industry look unlikely to improve, Siemens Energy's chief executive said on Monday, increasing its eagerness to take over its Siemens Gamesa unit and start a turnaround quickly....

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