International 7-Day News Agenda

Barrons | Oct 17, 2020 at 6:24 PM

FRANCE – Night-time curfew for Paris and other major cities to contain spread of Covid-19 comes into force (1900 GMT) PICTURE. VIDEO. LIVE VIDEO.

Thai central bank prolongs debt moratorium for SMEs amid COVID-19

Xinhua News Agency | Oct 17, 2020 at 5:33 PM

Thailand’s central bank on Saturday announced on its website an extension of grace period of debt moratorium for Thai small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as many of their businesses have been adversely impacted by COVID-19.

World’s Banker

India Today | Oct 17, 2020 at 1:15 PM

Because Kant is spearheading many of World Bank’s efforts as it supports over a hundred countries during the pandemic.