In an annual report, the Centre for Economics and Business Research said , the United Kingdom appears to have overtaken India again during 2020 as a result of the weakness of the rupee. The think-tank stated that India's agricultural sector was the driving force behind the country's recovery. The U.S. economy, by contrast, has been hit hard by the world's worst coronavirus epidemic in terms of sheer numbers.
The stepped-up scrutiny of Alibaba and Ant - the pillars of the business empire of Jack Ma (pictured), China's most famous tycoon - coincides with efforts by the United States and European Union to curb the power of Western internet powerhouses, such as Google and Facebook.
The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association said it couldn't make a full assessment of the trade deal until all the details were public but that nonetheless, "major challenges still lie ahead". EU leaders, the European parliament, and the United Kingdom government will all need to now approve the agreement on their own. The deal provides for "continued and sustainable air, road, rail and maritime connectivity", the European Commission said.
The carrier recently announced the sale of Airbus jets that it had incorporated after the purchase of Virgin America. Alaska Airlines is adding to its order of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, roughly a month after USA regulators ended a almost two-year grounding of the jetliner.
After the variant was detected, Canada has posted a travel ban on all flights arriving from the United Kingdom until January 6. The province also anticipates the two-week lockdown will help to further slow the transmission of COVID-19. The numbers come as Ontarians prepare for a province-wide lockdown that is set to take effect on December 26. TVO.org reporters and editors are tracking stories about the coronavirus pandemic in all regions of the province.
Three Chinese firms - China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm), Sinovac Biotech and CanSino Biologics - have made those deals, according to public data compiled by both British analytics firm Airfinity and the Duke Global Health Innovation Centre in the US.