Sunday, October 20, 2019

This Easy Climate Fix Has More Potential Than Previously Thought

(Bloomberg) -- A simple climate fix may be hiding in plain sight: some 3.5 million square miles of land capable of supporting new forests and...
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Grannies in Running Shoes Are Delivering Ramen for Uber in Japan

(Bloomberg) -- Uber Technologies Inc.’s strategy for Japan, where ride-sharing is banned, is as unique as the country itself — think grandma in running shoes...
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Could India Become a One-Party State?

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- In most democracies, a politician who has just led his or her party to a crushing defeat steps aside. In the world’s...
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India Is Counting on Reality TV to Galvanize its Startup Scene

(Bloomberg) -- India’s government is keen to sustain the hyper-growth of its tech scene, and it thinks reality TV may be the answer.Narendra Modi’s administration...
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Qatar’s $200 Billion Dash to World Cup Hits a Construction Cliff

(Bloomberg) -- Qatar is experiencing economic whiplash as it winds down $200 billion of infrastructure works to prepare for the 2022 soccer World Cup.Construction shrank 1.2% from...
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Hong Kong Home Prices Break Record

(Bloomberg) -- Large-scale protests in Hong Kong that have at times turned violent haven’t stopped the upward trajectory of home prices in the city.Dwelling values...
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Meethaq teams up with Azimut to promote Global Sukuk Fund in...

Meethaq, pioneer of Islamic banking in Oman from Bank Muscat, and the Azimut Group, signed an exclusive partnership to promote the Global Sukuk Fund...
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EPC Contract with Shanghai Electric to Develop 700 MW DEWA CSP...

DEWA and ACWA Power, in collaboration with Shanghai Electric, will undertake the 700 MW CSP project in Dubai, the largest thermo-solar power plant in the world
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Bank Muscat posts RO44.81mn net profit

Bank Muscat, the flagship financial institution in the Sultanate, announced its preliminary results for three months ending March 31, 2018. The bank posted a...
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Raysut Cement considers foraying into Georgia

Raysut Cement Company, the largest producer of cement in Oman, is considering building a cement plant in Georgia with an annual capacity of one...
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