Brexit won’t have a big impact on the European or global economies, former Bank of England governor Mervyn King said, offering a counterpoint to persistent concerns by global policy makers that the move could further dent already-weakening growth.
An Iranian economic delegation, led by Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami, arrived in Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat on Tuesday for participating in the meeting of the Iran-Turkmenistan Commission of Economic Cooperation.
Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Reza Rahmani highlighted the country’s progress in various industrial and economic areas and said the Islamic Republic has managed to safely come through the era of cruel sanctions imposed by the enemies.
Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday did not rule out asking Beijing for help, as the Asian financial hub struggles to deal with months of often violent anti-government protests that are damaging its economy.
Southeast Asia’s Internet economy is on track to exceed $100 billion this year before tripling by 2025, becoming one of the world’s fastest-growing arenas for online commerce thanks to a youthful population increasingly comfortable with smartphones.