Sunday 7th of June 2020
Iran approves Amirhossein Zamaninia as OPEC governor: Oil official
Amirhossein Zamaninia has been officially approved as Iran's OPEC governor, according to an Iranian oil official cited by Reuters.
G20 members pledge over $21 bln to fight coronavirus during Saudi presidency meeting
The Group of 20 (G20) rich and emerging economies has pledged more than $21 billion to fight the coronavirus, according to a statement by the group after an extraordinary summit convened by the Saudi...
Warner Music raises $1.9 billion in initial public offering
Warner Music Group Inc.’s shareholders have raised $1.93 billion in an upsized initial public offering that ranks as one of the biggest US listings this year
US jobless claims reduce to two million as coronavirus fallout slows
As business reopenings picked up nationwide, Americans filed nearly 2 million applications for unemployment benefits last week, reflecting a slowing -- though far from a halt -- in job losses
Russia’s Novak says oil market may see 3-5 million bpd shortage in July: Reports
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday that the global oil market may see a shortage of 3-5 million barrels per day (bpd) in July, depending on the parameters of a deal to be reached...
Hitches & Glitches launches battery recycling initiative
Dubai-based sustainable and technology-driven home maintenance specialist Hitches & Glitches, part of the Farnek Group, has launched a battery recycling initiative for its residential customers
Batelco Sponsors “Bahrain E-Sport Gran Turismo Championship”
Batelco recently signed with Bahrain Motor Federation (BMF) to host the Bahrain E-Sport Gran Turismo Championship, with the first round having kicked off on Friday, 29 May
An integral economic role
“The contribution of the transport and logistics services sector to the gross domestic product is 8% in the last quarter of 2019,”
Ready and confident
“The ministry is fully prepared with an emergency plan in case of having COVID-19 cases among workers,”
Saudi Arabia shuts down 32 businesses for violating COVID-19 measures
Saudi Arabian authorities have shut down 32 businesses for violating measures put in place to slow the spread of coronavirus, according to the Saudi Press Agency on Wednesday
Online services to facilitate operations
Digital transformation and expansion of online services were disused at a forum. The virtual forum themed "The Development of Transportation and Logistics in Bahrain" was jointly organized by the Bahr...
WhatsApp, PayPal invest in Indonesian super app Gojek
Facebook Inc messaging platform WhatsApp and PayPal Holdings Inc on Wednesday said they have invested in payment, food delivery and ride-hailing app operator Gojek as part of the Indonesian firm’s ong...