Economy

December 18, 2017

World Update: World Busiest Airport in Chaos

Nearly 11 hours after a power outage paralyzed the world’s busiest airport, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International got its electricity back late Sunday night. The lights flickered on […]
December 5, 2017

World Update: Self-driving taxis are coming to Japan

Nissan is bringing self-driving cabs to the streets of Japan. The company announced Tuesday that it plans to test autonomous taxis in March near its headquarters […]
December 5, 2017

Africa Update: European Investment Bank grants €100m credit line to Afreximbank

European Investment Bank (EIB), has granted the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), a line of credit agreement amounting to €100 million. The agreement took place last week […]
November 30, 2017

World Update: U.S. third-quarter economic growth fastest in three years

The U.S. economy grew faster than initially thought in the third quarter, notching its quickest pace in three years, buoyed by robust business spending on equipment […]