S&P Global Ratings held Democratic Republic of Congo’s long-term foreign-currency debt rating at CCC+ and lowered its outlook to stable from positive amid the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
More than 60 people have died after drinking toxic bootleg alcohol in the Indian state of Punjab, officials and reports said.
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Mondelez International, Intercontinental Exchange, and Masco were among those declaring increases.
The regional government of Madrid has recommended that the Madrid Open tennis tournament next month be cancelled due to new outbreaks of the coronavirus, the event organisers said Saturday.
After months of lockdown, quarters are getting harder to find.
India eased some lending rules in the rescue package it announced in May to help more small businesses tide over the crisis triggered by the pandemic.
Julia Coronado and Simon Potter say recession insurance bonds could activate payments and bypass political wrangling in a crisis.
America’s top infectious diseases official has raised concerns over the safety of COVID-19 vaccines being developed by China and Russia as the world scrambles for answers to a pandemic the WHO warned will be felt for decades.
Ten people were killed, five rescued and four others went missing when a passenger boat capsized in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos, a government agency said on Saturday.