Afghan envoy appreciates India’s solidarity with earthquake hit Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India Farid Mamundzay expressed appreciation for members of the diplomatic corps in India for their solidarity with the people affected by the recent earthquake in the Afghanistan provinces of Paktika, Khost, and Nangarhar. Taking to Twitter, Mamundzay wrote, “Greatly appreciate the profound sympathies and solidarity of … Read more

Manhattan home prices hit a record while sales frenzy winds down

Manhattan home sales showed continued strength in the second quarter, though there are clear signs that fears of a recession are slowing down the market. Purchases of condos and co-ops closed at a median of $1.25 million, a record high, appraiser Miller Samuel Inc. and brokerage Douglas Elliman Real Estate said in a report Wednesday.  The 3,834 transactions — a … Read more

Federal Mortgage Guaranty hit with suit alleging retaliatory behavior

After that, it is alleged, Simons canceled some of their scheduled calls or would leave Meyer waiting in a chat room he would never join. She turned to Jewkes to complain only to be told to “deal with it.” Despite a review in 2021 noting her performance exceeded expectations and an award in February for … Read more

INsight podcast: reinsurance in focus as floods hit again – Daily – Insurance News

INsight podcast: reinsurance in focus as floods hit again 6 July 2022 The severe flooding in NSW and reinsurance market implications from Australia’s natural catastrophes are discussed during the latest Insurance News podcast. NSW has experienced four flood emergencies in the past 18 months and insurers expect the number of claims from the latest event … Read more

Third SpiceJet plane hit by snag in 24 hrs; cargo plane returned to Kolkata

A SpiceJet cargo plane on Tuesday flying to China returned to Kolkata as the weather radar was not working, the company said. This was the third such incident on Tuesday for the airline. SpiceJet on Wednesday said, “On July 5th, 2022, SpiceJet Boeing 737 freighter (cargo aircraft) was scheduled … Read more

2022 box office: Paramount cruises to unlikely lead, with top hit ‘Top Gun’ (NASDAQ:PARA)

mixmotive/iStock Editorial via Getty Images The July 4 holiday marks the halfway point in the year’s movie calendar – and the fireworks are coming from an unlikely place this year: When it comes to the big studios, so far in 2022, the last have become first. After a couple of years where Sony (SONY) took … Read more

Limited company purchase plans hit three-year high: Paragon Bank

The proportion of landlords who plan to purchase their next buy-to-let (BTL) property through a limited company has reached the highest level in three years, according to the latest data from Paragon Bank. The survey, which was answered by more than 700 landlords and undertaken by BVA BDRC, shows that BTL investors who intend to … Read more

Many Major Economies to Hit Recession in Next Year, Nomura Says

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Many major economies will enter recessions over the next 12 months amid tightening government policies and rising living costs, pushing the global economy into a synchronized growth slowdown, according to Nomura Holdings Inc. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Yoshiaki Nohara Article content (Bloomberg) — Many major economies will enter … Read more