Turkey’s economy grows 3.9 pct in 3rd quarter

Finance
November 30, 2022 0
ANKARA – Turkey’s  economy grew 3.9 percent year on year in the third quarter, expanding at the slowest rate since the second quarter of 2020, the Turkish Statistical Institute data announced on Wednesday. The limited [Read More]
World

New Zealand launches new firearms regulator

November 30, 2022 0
New Zealand launched a new firearms regulator on Wednesday, Te Tari Pureke Firearms Safety Authority, to ensure the legitimate possession and use of firearms in the country. Also launched was an online portal to apply [Read More]
Africa & Middle East

Digitalization key to Africa’s development: UN official

November 29, 2022 0

Digitalization is key to achieving the global sustainable development goals and Africa’s 50-year development agenda 2063, a United Nations (UN) official has said. Antonio Pedro, acting executive secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa [Read More]

Bangladesh faces “dynamic energy pricing”

Asia & Pacific
November 28, 2022 0
The Bangladesh cabinet has approved a provision that paves the way for the authorities to introduce a “dynamic energy pricing” system in the country. The approval was made at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister [Read More]

Russia reports 5,918 new COVID-19 cases

Covid
November 28, 2022 0
Russia registered 5,918 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 21,574,764, said the official monitoring and response center on Sunday. The center said the nationwide death toll increased by [Read More]

Indonesia relaunches multiple entry visa

Travel
November 28, 2022 0

Indonesia relaunched the multiple entry visa which was deactivated amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The high transmission of the virus has hit the country’s economy, said Acting Director General of Immigration Widodo Ekatjahjana on Monday in [Read More]