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Microsoft to upskill 25 million people worldwide amid virus recovery

Zainab Mansoor Thursday 02 July 2020Microsoft to help 25 million people acquire new digital skillsTech giant Microsoft Corporation intends to help 25 million people...

Iran rial slides to new low as coronavirus, sanctions weigh

Former Wirecard COO Marsalek’s entry into Philippines forged, justice minister says MANILA: Immigration records showing Wirecard’s former chief operating officer Jan Marsalek arrived in...

Etihad operates 106 UAE humanitarian aid charters to combat Covid-19 globally

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways said on Wednesday that it has operated 106 UAE humanitarian aid charters to 54 destinations worldwide.This initiative, in cooperation...

From Fujairah to Rotterdam, marine fuel under pressure

SINGAPORE: Global supply of fuel oil, used by ships and power plants, is expected to grow in the third quarter, depressing the marine fuel...

Dubai’s Emirates processes nearly 650,000 refund requests in two months, returns over Dhs1.9bn to customers

Zainab Mansoor Thursday 02 July 2020Emirates has processed nearly 650,000 refund requests in 8 weeksDubai carrier Emirates has processed nearly 650,000 refund requests in the...

Saudi Arabian government to bear VAT on some of the services

Dubai: Saudi Arabia's government will bear value-added tax (VAT) on three services and products on behalf of the citizens, the General Authority for...

Former Wirecard COO Marsalek’s entry into Philippines forged, justice minister says

HONG KONG: For Chinese cloud services companies, the coronavirus outbreak has become a rainmaker, bringing in new business far and wide as firms...

Growing rice in the desert

The UAE in May 2020 harvested around 1,700 kilograms of rice in SharjahThe United Arab Emirates doesn’t spring to mind as an...

Luckin Coffee sticks by chairman despite scandal over fake sales

BEIJING: Embattled coffee chain Luckin Coffee has decided against ousting its founder and chairman, despite an internal investigation concluding that last year’s revenue...

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LIC’s Jeevan Lakshya Insurance Policy Eligibility Benefits Premiums Sum Assured Premium Payment Other details here

LIC's Jeevan Lakshya plan can be purchased by any individual between the age group of 18 and 50 years.Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of...

LIC policy: New deferred annuity plan launched – New Jeevan Shanti plan

State-owned Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) on Wednesday launched a new deferred annuity plan, which is a non-linked, non-participating, individual single premium plan. The...

Congress manifesto promises 10 lakh jobs, farm loan waiver, Rs 1,500 unemployment allowance

The Congress on Wednesday released its manifesto for the Bihar assembly polls, promising 10 lakh government jobs, farm loan waiver and a monthly...

IRDAI moots basic standard cover against cyber attacks

Soon, there could be a basic standard product cover for individuals and establishments against cyber risks.The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India...