Industry registers record inflation in March as a result of increasing pressure on supply chains, according to the latest March PMI reading for the Polish industry. Production costs and finished goods prices are rising at the fastest rate since the survey began in 1998, at least 23 years ago.
Markets in China, Japan and Thailand remain closed on Tuesday for holidays.
The White House has announced that Vice President Kamala Harris will lead the National Space Council, a sign that the Biden administration plans to keep former President Donald Trump’s space program intact.
Friday's session followed an overnight session on Wall Street where major U.S. indexes finished higher.
Investors will continue to monitor the coronavirus situation in India, with more than 310,000 new daily infections registered on Thursday.
Cannabis advocate and entrepreneur Dasheeda Dawson has been fighting for the legalization of marijuana in New York for years. And on March 31, part of her goal was actualized when New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill to legalize recreational marijuana across the state, making New York the 15th state to have legalized the plant (Virginia and New Mexico followed soon after, bringing the weed legalization tally to 17 states, Washington, D.C. and Guam). In a historic move, the New York law...
Despite heightened partisan squabbling, politicians from all parties have found a surprising area of agreement: industrial policy. While President Joe Biden attempts to bring back semiconductor manufacturing from Asia, Sen. Marco Rubio is allying with a bipartisan group of senators to subsidize 5G telecommunication chips and other U.S. industries. They’ve been joined by state and local politicians who’ve long complained about the decline of manufacturing and who are now trying to create new...
Synthesis Cloud Optimisation Practice Lead Jean-Pierre Pienaar discusses what it means to have a well-architected cloud solution and how customers design and run cloud workloads.
The Obama-era nuclear deal between the U.S. and Iran could be revived within weeks, a senior State Department official claimed Thursday, adding the decision to do so is entirely up to Tehran.
The Bank of Japan is set to announce its interest rate decision at 11:00 a.m. HK/SIN.
Nepal is vaccinating refugees over the age of 65 as part of its national vaccination rollout.
President Biden told world leaders on Friday that the U.S. will lead the way to “decarbonize” the globe by reducing demand for fossil fuels that power everything from cars to manufacturing plants. “America is once again stepping into the leadership role,” Mr. Biden said on the second day of a