Two-thirds of the world's rainforests have been degraded or destroyed by humans, revealed the latest report by Rainforest Foundation Norway.
Shares in Bavarian Nordic surged at the start following the release of positive pre-clinical trial data for its Covid-19 vaccine candidate, ABNCoV2.
Investor confidence is continuing to grow in the Eurozone, research published on Monday confirmed, boosted by the worldwide rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine.
The European Union and the United States have concluded negotiations to implement the EU's agricultural quotas under World Trade Organization rules following the UK’s exit from the bloc.
Hong Kong’s fintech unicorn company WebLab has raised $75m in its latest funding round which was led by Allianz X.
German industrial production unexpectedly fell in January, according to figures released on Monday by Destatis.
America's shortfall in trade with the rest of the world widened at the start of 2020, as import outgrowth continued to outpace overseas sales.
US non-farm payrolls rose a lot more than expected in February as Covid cases fell and some restrictions were lifted, while the unemployment rate ticked lower, according to data released by the Labor Department on Friday.
In 2020, 34 countries have witnessed a significant increase in the nationalisation of natural resources as a side effect of Covid-19, revealed the latest report by Verisk Maplecroft published late on Thursday.
German factory orders rose more than expected in January, according to figures released by Destatis on Friday.
Longer-term US government debt yields extended their recent rebound even after Federal Reserve chief, Jerome Powell, said he was monitoring their rise.
Sberbank, the Russian Federation's largest lender by assets, posted a big drop in full-year profits in a year marked by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The United States agreed to halt tariffs on UK products for four months in a sign of good faith ahead of talks aimed at resolving a row over subsidies granted to the two countries' aircraft industries.
The number of Americans filing for initial unemployment claims edged higher unexpectedly last week, although some economists had expected worse.
Iran has been urged to address the International Atomic Energy Agency’s concerns on uranium particles found at undeclared, old sites.
The European Commission said on Thursday that there were no ongoing negotiations about buying Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine.
The European Union is threatening the UK with legal action over differences on their post-Brexit trade agreement and more specifically areas involving Northern Ireland.
Activity in the US services sector slowed last month amid a big decline in the rate of new orders, the results of a closely-followed survey showed.
Private sector employment in the States grew a tad less quickly than anticipated last month, the results of a closely-followed survey revealed.
The Kremlin on Wednesday sought to minimise the importance of the sanctions imposed by the United States and the European Union over Russia’s treatment of opposition politician Alexei Navalny, but at the same time pledged to retaliate.