Beijing and Shanghai resume flights, trains as Covid-19 cases come down

Kerala on Sunday recorded 3,322 fresh COVID-19 cases and two deaths which raised the total caseload in the State to 66,53,272 and the fatalities to 70,048 respectively. The State reported that 3,258 people recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours and that the active cases increased to 28,720, according to … Read more

UK rail disruption continues as talks resume in effort to end strike

Rail passengers across Britain experienced further disruption on Wednesday — a day after the biggest transport strike in a generation — as the government urged the industry to “hold the line” in negotiations with the RMT union. Only about 60 per cent of services are expected to run on Wednesday as the industry resets after … Read more

World shares resume slide on growth fears as Swiss, UK hike rates

By Koh Gui Qing and Danilo Masoni NEW YORK (Reuters) -World stocks resumed their slide on Thursday and government bonds hovered at multi-year highs after a series of rate rises from global central banks rekindled fears that aggressive policy tightening could drag economies into recession. Following a relief … Read more

Israel, India prepare to resume free trade agreement talks By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A general view of a container terminal is seen at Mundra Port, one of the ports handled by India’s Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, in the western Indian state of Gujarat April 1, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave/File Photo 2/2 By Steven Scheer JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel and India are … Read more

India-Bangladesh passenger train services resume after two years

Passenger train services between India and Bangladesh resumed on Sunday after an over two-year gap owing to the pandemic with the flagging off of Bandhan Express from Kolkata station on way to Khulna in the neighbouring country, an Eastern Railway (ER) official said here. Maitree Express is also scheduled to … Read more

India-Myanmar border trade to resume soon after being shut for two years

More than two years after closure of the India-Myanmar trade, the bilateral business through Manipur’s Moreh-Tamu border would resume soon, officials said on Friday. The official trade through the Moreh Integrated Check Post (ICP) has been closed since March 2020 after the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak. The External Affairs Ministry’s Border … Read more

Indonesia set to resume palm oil exports but policy uncertainty persists By Reuters

© Reuters. Trucks with palm oil fresh fruit bunches are parked in a queue at a palm oil factory in Siak regency, Riau province, Indonesia, April 26, 2022. Picture taken with a drone April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia is due to resume exports of palm oil on Monday after a ban … Read more