Chinese auto players stare at uncertain times in Indian market

Industry experts have told ET that car consumers will rethink on buying vehicles which have a Chinese connection including investments from Chinese companies or a technology tie-up. Such a scenario will give players like MG Motors, Great Wall Motors, Foton, Changan and BYD Motors much to think about in times to come. MG Motors is […]

Poor quality of governance remains a huge problem – Obiora Okonkwo

When you talk about zoning in Anambra for governorship, Obosi people will say “take it to my senatorial zone”. And when they take it to a particular senatorial district, people will clamour to zone it to a religion before same people will demand the zoning to a particular village. And when it gets to the […]

Wins by young progressives start reshaping establishment

Reps. José Serrano (D-N.Y.) and Nita LoweyNita Sue LoweyHelping our seniors before it’s too late House approves .3 trillion spending package for 2021 House approves two child care bills aimed at pandemic MORE (D-N.Y.) opted to retire rather than face what would have been almost certain primary challenges. In September, Rep. Richard NealRichard Edmund NealConservatives […]

How two professors leading Oxford University’s coronavirus trial and Chinese tech giant Huawei could profit if the experimental jab is proven to work

OSI has raised £600m in four years from 70 shareholders, including Temasek Holdings, which is owned by the Singapore government, GV, an investment firm owned by Google, the Chinese drugmaker Fosun Pharma, and the Wellcome Trust, a research charity based in London. 

‘Devastated’ Hays Travel owners reveal they were forced to axe 878 staff after Spain travel quarantine brought holiday bookings to a halt

The Guardian – 180 at risk BBC - 520 Harrods – 700Harveys – 240 Links – 350 Mothercare – 2,500 Oasis Warehouse – 1,800 P&O Ferries – 1,100 Pret a Manger – 1,330 Ryanair – 3,000 Skyscanner – 300 (84 in Edinburgh) SSP Group (Upper Crust, Caffe Ritazza) – 5,000Ted Baker – 160 TM Lewin – 600Tui – 8,000 Victoria’s Secret – 800 at risk M&S – 950DW – […]

India’s coronavirus cases surge past half a million with another record jump of 18,552 infections and 384 new deaths in 24 hours

‘One of our residents lost his life just because he couldn’t get a bed in time. Then we thought we should do something at our level,’ said Lokesh Munjal, the head of a west Delhi housing society.

UK government gets green light to use personal data from citizens’ mobile phones to help fight coronavirus – but privacy experts brand the move ‘extremely concerning’ and warn it could lead to invasive surveillance

In a small group of patients, who seem mainly to be the elderly or those with long-term illnesses, it can lead to pneumonia. Pneumonia is an infection in which the insides of the lungs swell up and fill with fluid. It makes it increasingly difficult to breathe and, if left untreated, can be fatal and […]