Business > Economics

Sweden snubs strict lockdown with bars still open as rest of Europe hunkers down

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Record

The Swedish government's response to the virus has tried to keep civic society and economic activity ticking over but critics warn lax approach could yet cost them dearly.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Economics      Europe      Society      UK & World  


SpaceX's latest Starship rocket prototype just exploded during an engine test

SpaceX's latest Starship rocket prototype just exploded during an engine test

SpaceX's fourth Starship prototype was destroyed during a test launch on Friday in Texas. The three previous prototypes were destroyed through fueling issues. Tomorrow, through... Read more ...

Trump announces he's 'terminating' the US relationship with the World Health...

Trump announces he's 'terminating' the US relationship with the World Health Organization

President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he's "terminating" the US's relationship with the World Health Organization. Trump claimed that China pressured the WHO to... Read more ...

Trump claims his 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts' remarks...

Trump claims his 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts' remarks weren't a call to violence but instead a 'fact'

President Trump attempted to clarify his early Friday morning tweet that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts," writing on Friday afternoon that the controversial... Read more ...

Customs and Border Protection reportedly flew a Predator B drone over...

Customs and Border Protection reportedly flew a Predator B drone over Minneapolis as protests rocked the city

A Customs and Border Protection Predator B drone reportedly flew over Minneapolis Friday amid intense protests following the death of George Floyd. The drone with call sign... Read more ...

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York City is on track to begin reopening the...

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York City is on track to begin reopening the week of June 8th

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that New York City will begin reopening the week of June 8. "We will stay on track by focusing on the hotspots," Cuomo said in a... Read more ...

Obama releases statement on George Floyd: 'For millions of Americans, being...

Obama releases statement on George Floyd: 'For millions of Americans, being treated differently on account of race is tragically, painfully, maddeningly 'normal''

Former President Barack Obama has issued a statement on the death of George Floyd at the hands of white police officers and the ensuing protests. Obama did not mention... Read more ...

Wuhan wet market 'was not where coronavirus started but was super-spreader site'

Wuhan wet market 'was not where coronavirus started but was super-spreader site'

The state-backed Chinese Centre of Disease Control and Prevention said genetic evidence proves coronavirus originated from bats before it jumped to humans Read more ...

Kylie Jenner is no longer a billionaire, according to Forbes: 'It's clear...

Kylie Jenner is no longer a billionaire, according to Forbes: 'It's clear that Kylie's camp has been lying'

Kylie Jenner is no longer a billionaire, according to Forbes . Forbes reported that Jenner's previous claims about her wealth and her company, Kylie Cosmetics, were... Read more ...

Coronavirus DIDN'T start in Wuhan wet market but ‘super spreader' brought it...

Coronavirus DIDN'T start in Wuhan wet market but ‘super spreader' brought it there, Chinese researchers claim

Read more ...

The coronavirus pandemic is messing with how economic data is produced, and...

The coronavirus pandemic is messing with how economic data is produced, and making it hard to work out how badly it's hitting the global economy, the IMF says

The coronavirus is skewing economic data and making it hard to collect, which is in turn making it difficult to understand the full scale of the virus' impact on the world... Read more ...