US preparing ‘alternatives’ in case Iran nuclear talks fail: Antony Blinken

Blinken referred to a recent statement by European countries involved in the talks, which he said noted that “time is running out, that Iran is still not engaged in real

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Saudi Arabia’s economy expanded 7% in Q3

The largest Arab economy was hit hard last year by the twin shocks of the COVID-19 pandemic and record-low oil prices, but it rebounded this year amid easing coronavirus restrictions,

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Omicron variant could replace Delta strain globally: Head of Russian Gamaleya Institute

According to the Gamaleya institute director, the effectiveness of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against the Omicron strain will be tested within ten days.Did you miss our previous article… https://mountainsofthemoonug.com/?p=925

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Wall Street Week Ahead: Investors await faster taper, inflation view at Fed meeting

Markets could also be roiled if the Fed signals greater worry about inflation, which Powell said can no longer be described as “transitory.” Data on Friday showed consumer prices last

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New Zealand plans lifetime ban on cigarette sales to stamp out smoking

“We want to make sure young people never start smoking so we will make it an offence to sell or supply smoked tobacco products to new cohorts of youth,” said

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Communist Party’s policies cast shadow over China’s economy

The Chinese government hastaken an initiative to restore its glory. The local authorities have demanded that the industries use minimum energy and other consumptions. These immediate measures have helped the

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Fitch cuts India GDP forecast for FY22 to 8.4%

“We have cut our FY22 (financial year ending March 2022) GDP growth forecast, to 8.4 per cent (-0.3 pp). GDP growth momentum should peak in FY23, at 10.3 per cent

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Omicron: better to be safe (and quick) than sorry

Travel bans have economic implications and may damage international solidarity. These costs are all the more galling if data later shows that they were not truly necessary. Yet these restrictions

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Bharat Shah, Hiren Ved on sectors to bet on for this decade

Bharat Shah, executive director at ASK Group and a mentor to many on Dalal Street, said the financial services sector in the country has a “huge, huge opportunity” to grow

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Top cryptocurrency prices today: Terra, Polkadot shed up to 10%; Ethereum shines

Barring the dollar-pegged stable coins and Ethereum, all other seven of the top 10 digital tokens were trading in the red at 9.30 am. Terra, which made its way in

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