• Russian FM cites global economy shift

    In an article for the Razvedchik news magazine, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stated that the global economy continues to shift its focus from the Euro-Atlantic region to Eurasia, with politics following suit. Moscow is prioritizing…
  • China banking regulator meets HSBC CEO

    Noel Quinn, the Group Chief Executive of HSBC, met with Guo Shuqing, the Chairman of China's banking and insurance regulator, on Thursday to discuss the global economic and financial situation, according to a statement from…
  • Accenture to slash 19,000 jobs

    Global professional services firm, Accenture, has announced that it will cut approximately 2.5% of its workforce, or 19,000 jobs, due to a lowered revenue and profit forecast. The company has attributed this decision to the…
  • UK-African Investment Summit to hold In April

    The second edition of the UK-African Investment Summit is set to take place on April 23 and 24, 2024, hosted by UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak. Heads of States and Governments from 24 African countries,…
  • Liberia gets $3.9m from the ADF

    The Africa Development Fund has given the green light for a $3.9 million grant to be allocated towards the Liberia payments infrastructure and systems project. The Central Bank of Liberia’s main data center and disaster…