Amancio Ortega, landlord of the big tech companies

Pontegadea is unstoppable. The news, revealed by specialized media, that Amancio Ortega’s real estate company is negotiating the purchase of Facebook’s future headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, has almost reached the category of paradigm. It...

Brooklyn’s library moves to slip books through red state bans

New YorkA program has lent tens of thousands of e-books in places they're shelved.The Central Library branch of the Brooklyn Public Library system is visible in New York City on July 7, 2022.By Madina...

Is Blockchain Technology the Future of Trade Finance

Two years of the pandemic and recent military conflicts have radically altered the future of cross border trade and supply chain. Enterprises began realising that threats such as these are no longer uncommon and,...

New York still top, Moscow sinks in finance centre ranking

New York remains far and away the world's most favoured financial centre, with London still second and Singapore overtaking Hong Kong to come in third, latest rankings from the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI)...

High-yield savings helping me earn tons of extra money

Three years ago, before my husband and I were married, we sat down and shared our entire financial portfolios with one another. Within just a few seconds of showing him that I stored all...

British Fury Over China Attending Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral: ‘An Insult’

A group of U.K. lawmakers have expressed anger that representatives of the Chinese government have been invited to attend the state funeral of the late Queen Elizabeth II on Monday.Chinese President Xi Jinping has...

Joe Biden Finally Got to Be the President of Trains

Things looked bad in the world of trains. The freight-rail industry and the unions representing their workers were stuck in a stalemate leading up to a Friday deadline. The workers wanted to be able...

STOCK MARKET NEWS: Stocks open lower on mixed economic data, railroads reach tentative deal

It looks like what would have been a crippling strike by workers at freight railroads has been avoided.U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh sent out a tweet early Thursday morning indicating that a tentative...

First US death due to monkeypox confirmed in Los Angeles County

A Los Angeles County resident’s death has been attributed to monkeypox, the county Department of Public Health said Monday, the first known death from the virus in the US.The department and the US Centers...

Canada’s Conservatives put Trudeau on notice

CanadaPierre Poilievre rode a populist wave to victory. Next up, a bare-knuckle fight with the Liberals all the way to the 2025 election — unless it comes earlier.Pierre Poilievre has a shot at forming...

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