Japan embraces Muslim visitors to bolster tourism

Whilst other leading international nations have been opting for a more closed door approach – most notably America and front-runner Donald Trump’s most recent...

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and its many controversies

On November 12, Pakistan and China have joined hands to inaugurate the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project. Beijing has acquired more than 2,00...

Market jitters at Australian election uncertainty

CANBERRA - On March 21, the Australian Prime Minister’s office sent an e-mail at 10.17am to parliamentarians informing them of a press conference to...

Moroccan solar plant will be one of the world’s biggest

Next month, a giant solar power plant in the Moroccan city of Ouarzazate will be lighting up the city at night. Harnessing the sun's...

Pfizer acts over lethal injections

On May 13, Pfizer stated that it will act to halt its drugs from being used in lethal injections. The American pharmaceutical company will...

The lure of low tax: how the global elite hide their assets

It’s a “private matter” the spokesperson said, when responding to calls for British Prime Minister David Cameron to come clean about his financial matters....

Hong Kong brokerage giant confirms Chairman missing

Hong Kong brokerage firm Guotai Junan International has announced that all attempts to contact Chairman Yim Fung has failed and that he is "unreachable" from...

UK Could Get Plastic Banknotes by 2016

Ingrida Kurlinkute, Correspondent (Business)   LONDON — 2016 might see the introduction of smaller polymer banknotes by The Bank of England. Plastic banknotes will be less shabby, much...

Facebook Lifts Ban On Videos With Violent Content

Samrawit Gougsa, Editor (Businnes) WASHINGTON DC — Facebook has caused a stir amongst the public over its controversial decision to lift a ban on violent video...

Goodbye Black Cabs?

Jennifer Ubah, Correspondent (Business)   LONDON- The well-known black taxis that dominate the streets of London are facing possible extinction. The company Manganese Bronze that has been...