Finance firm Ant wants to appease China’s authorities with corporate restructuring

Ant Group, em Hangzhou, China 29/10/2020 REUTERS/Aly Song Hong Kong / Beijing (Reuters) – After massive pressure from the authorities, the Chinese financial group Ant is examining a corporate restructuring, according to insiders. The majority of the online financing business should be brought into a holding that would be regulated like a traditional financial firm, … Read more

“A Window of Hope”: Europe Undertakes COVID-19 Vaccination

By Anita komuves, Benoit Van Overstraeten, Isla Binnie BUDAPEST / PARIS / MADRID, Dec 26 (Reuters) – Hungary was ahead of the rest of the European Union countries by beginning to vaccinate its population against COVID-19 on Saturday, a day before its launch in other countries, such as France. , Germany and Spain, as the … Read more

OIL-Barrel rises after Brexit deal, but pandemic limits earnings

Ras Lanuf Oil and Gas Company, Ras Lanuf, Libia, 18 agosto 2020. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori/ CALGARY, USA / LONDON, Dec 24 (Reuters) – Oil prices rose slightly on Thursday, helped by buying at the end of a volatile low-volume session that closed earlier than usual for the week for the Christmas holidays. * The market … Read more