Business

Pound rises on Brexit delay; economic gloom hits stocks

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

LONDON (AFP/APP): Sterling rose further Friday after Brussels gave Britain a Brexit deadline extension, but stocks dived as fresh economic gloom gripped trading floors. European equities tanked and the euro sank under $1.13 as poor eurozone manufacturing data rekindled fears over the state of the world economy, dealers said. The pound however pushed higher one […]

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The idea technology leads to unemployment is wrong

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

BURSA, Turkey (AA): The idea that technology will cause unemployment is mistaken, according to the chairwoman of Hepsiburada, Turkey’s leading e-commerce platform. “The definition of unemployment should be changed. What we now call unemployment in the future could be a new job,” Hanzade Dogan Boyner told the 8th Uludag Economy Summit in Bursa, northwestern Turkey, […]

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64% deprived of safe, clean drinking water facility: WB

By The Frontier Post | March 23, 2019

F.P. Report ISLAMABAD: As the water day is being observed across the world on Friday, as many as 64 per cent of Pakistanis are still deprived of their access to the safe and clean drinking water in the country, World Bank in its recent report revealed. The World Bank newly launched ‘Pakistan @ 100’ report […]

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