Economic crisis in Sri Lanka: ‘I don’t have money to buy milk for my babies’

The smell hits you first. Freshly cooked rice, lentils and spinach delivered by ladles from steaming cauldrons. Dozens of families, including mothers with babies, lined up with plates in their hands…

Mitsubishi UFJ acquires Nomura HD’s Thai securities subsidiary for 21.2 billion yen

Mitsubishi UFJ has acquired 99.1% of the issued shares of Capital Nomura Securities (CNC), a medium-sized Thai securities company, and plans to acquire all the shares by the end of…

YouTube introduces new YouTube Music icon in its main app

When users initially viewed lyric videos on the main YouTube app, YouTube introduced a new way for them to play their lyric videos in YouTube Music. Now, users will notice…

Microsoft’s anti-competitive behavior in cloud business alleged by three European companies

French cloud service company OVH Cloud announced on the 17th that it has filed a complaint with the European Union (EU) European Commission that Microsoft is doing anti-competitive acts in…

China raises fuel prices Gasoline is at its highest level since 2006

Retail prices of gasoline in China have been raised to at least the levels since 2006. Diesel fuel has been raised to the level for the first time in 10 years. It…

Fed is likely to raise rates by 50 basis points at a meeting in 2022

Economists polled by Reuters said the chances of the U.S. Federal Reserve raising interest rates by half a percentage point at some point this year are high. They also raised their…

Canada advises citizens to refrain from traveling abroad With the spread of Omicron infection

The Government of Canada has advised the public to refrain from unnecessarily urgent overseas travel in response to the spread of the Omicron mutant of the new coronavirus. Although each state…

Natural gas prices soar again in Europe, delaying pipeline approval

Natural gas prices are rising again in the European market on the 17th. Supply concerns have surfaced when Germany suspended approval procedures for the “Nord Stream 2” pipeline that carries natural…

CATL wins U.S. high-end automotive customers to provide Fisker with 5GWh batteries

A few days ago, Fisker, a US electric vehicle start-up, officially stated that CATL agreed to provide more than 5GWh of battery capacity per year for the OceanSUV under Fisker…

TSE to extend trading hours on the spot market by 30 minutes in the second half of 24 years

The Japan Exchange Group announced on the 27th that it will prepare to extend the trading hours of the physical market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 30 minutes. It is…