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American Express Launches 2021 Global Travel Trends Report

The FINANCIAL -- American Express released the American Express Travel: Global Travel Trends Report, which provides unique insight into consumer…

2 years ago

Lightsource bp solar farm powers bp service stations with 100% renewable energy in Australia

The FINANCIAL -- Lightsource bp announced that through a PPA with Snowy Hydro, its West Wyalong solar farm will supply…

2 years ago

Inequality in Austria is higher than expected, new research reveals

The 10 percent of the Austrian population with the highest income earn more than three times the Austrian average and…

2 years ago

IFC and Australian Government help create and retain jobs for 12,000 women in Sri Lanka

The FINANCIAL -- A two-year partnership, known as SheWorks Sri Lanka, has led to a 12 percent increase in the…

2 years ago

Qantas celebrates 100th birthday

The FINANCIAL -- Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services (QANTAS) today marks 100 years since it was founded in the…

2 years ago

Deutsche Bank opens cash management business in Australia

The FINANCIAL -- Deutsche Bank has added to its global network of Cash Management locations with the establishment of a…

2 years ago

World Bank prices long-dated Australian Dollar Bonds Totaling AUD 1.65 bln

The FINANCIAL -- The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, rated Aaa/AAA) priced a long-dated 5-year AUD 1.1…

2 years ago

bp plans to cease production at Kwinana Refinery

The FINANCIAL -- bp Australia today announced that it will cease fuel production at its Kwinana Refinery and ‎convert it…

2 years ago

Germany remains on top of “Nation Brand” ranking, the UK edges out Canada to the second spot

The FINANCIAL -- This year is marked by an overall decline in perception of nations’ reputations, and the top-10 NBI…

2 years ago

Holiday Inn Express opened its first airport hotel in Australia

The FINANCIAL -- IHG Hotels & Resort’s® (IHG) fastest growing hotel brand, Holiday Inn Express, has today opened its first airport…

2 years ago

EU removed more countries from safe countries list

The FINANCIAL -- Following a review under the recommendation on the gradual lifting of the temporary restrictions on non-essential travel…

2 years ago

Boeing’s Australian “Loyal Wingman” aircraft completed first taxi

The FINANCIAL -- The Boeing Loyal Wingman aircraft being developed with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) recently moved under…

2 years ago

IFC and EFL signed landmark agreement for largest solar project in Pacific

The FINANCIAL -- A landmark agreement between Energy Fiji Limited (EFL) and IFC to deliver the largest solar project of…

2 years ago

OECD unemployment rate down to 7.4% in August 2020

The FINANCIAL -- The OECD unemployment rate fell by 0.6 percentage point in August, to 7.4%, but remained 2.2 percentage points above…

2 years ago

A new study found that hydroxychloroquine can’t prevent COVID-19

The FINANCIAL -- A new study published in the JAMA Internal Medicine journal shows that hydroxychloroquine shows no benefit in COVID-19 prevention. 132 full-time…

2 years ago