Boris Johnson ‘up for a fight’ as clamor to quit grows

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Elizabeth Piper and Kate Holton and Alistair Smout Publishing date: Jul 06, 2022  •  18 minutes ago  •  4 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defied pressure to quit on Wednesday from senior ministers and a mounting … Read more

‘Stay the course’: Desjardins backs Trudeau on inflation fight, argues against austerity

Breadcrumb Trail Links News FP Economy Warns against deeper spending cuts as economy poised to slow sharply Author of the article: Bloomberg News Erik Hertzberg Publishing date: Jun 30, 2022  •  11 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland has come under fire in recent weeks as she fends … Read more

Country spearheaded fight against Covid under Modi’s leadership: Mandaviya

Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday said the country has successfully spearheaded the fight against covid-19 pandemic under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The country also developed a “robust and strong mechanism to counter the public health issues,” he said. “The country has emerged successfully in the … Read more

Far from the battlefield, Moscow’s generals fight a falling birth rate

The writer is the FT’s former demography correspondent Despite the vast combat operation currently under way in Ukraine, the Kremlin has refrained from a full military mobilisation and refused to admit that it is at war. There are plenty of strategic reasons for this decision, but an underlying demographic weakness may also be partly to … Read more

rupee fall: RBI looks to have boosted forwards intervention in rupee fight

India’s central bank appears to have ramped up intervention in the forwards market to slow the rupee’s decline and preserve its hard-earned reserves. The Reserve Bank of India has run down its forward-dollar book by $12 billion to $15 billion from about $64 billion at the end of April, according to estimates by DBS Bank … Read more

Novartis to invest $250M for new therapies to fight neglected tropical diseases, malaria

Robert Way/iStock Editorial via Getty Images Novartis (NYSE:NVS) said it is committing $250M over five years to advance research and development (R&D) of new treatments to fight against neglected tropical diseases and malaria. The Swiss pharma giant made the June 23 announcement in conjunction with the Kigali Summit on Malaria and NTDs alongside the 26th … Read more

Biden Aide Says Inflation Fight Can Advance If Congress Helps

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business (Bloomberg) — Sign up for the New Economy Daily newsletter, follow us @economics and subscribe to our podcast. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Tony Czuczka Publishing date: Jun 19, 2022  •  37 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Pedestrians in front of the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, US, on … Read more

Fed’s Waller backs another big rate hike for ‘all in’ inflation fight

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: Jun 18, 2022  •  15 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller on Saturday became the latest U.S. central banker to pledge a whatever-it-takes approach to fighting inflation, three days after the Fed raised interest … Read more

Bank of England and Sunak Set to Step Up Fight Against Inflation

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Britain’s policy makers are hardening their attitude toward inflation, preparing to deliver a tough dose of medicine at a time when a cost-of-living crisis is weighing down growth and consumers. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Philip Aldrick lo4a0zcuc4}(7vnaswu86l)t_media_dl_1.png Bloomberg RSS Article content (Bloomberg) — Britain’s policy makers are hardening … Read more