The impact of Brexit on the UK economy will be worse than that caused by the pandemic, according to the chairman of the UK fiscal watchdog. Richard Hughes said the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) had assumed leaving the EU would “reduce our long run GDP by around 4%”, adding in comments to the BBC: “We think that the ...

PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS The Philippines remains bottom of Bloomberg's Covid Resilience Ranking of the best and worst places to be amid the pandemic in October, as vaccinations and reopening lag despite its outbreak easing. While other Southeast Asian nations also continue to be ranked low among the 53 economies tracked, the Philippines fares among the worst on vaccine coverage, ...

British car production has fallen to its lowest levels since the Thatcher recession and the industrial strife that met her economic reforms in the early 1980s. Just 67,000 cars came off the assembly lines in September, according to latest figures, a fall of 41.5 per cent year-on-year and the worst performance since 1982 when British Leyland phased out the ...

US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Mark A. Milley. -Image via US Secretary of Defense/Flickr. WASHINGTON -- The top US military officer, General Mark A. Milley, has provided the first official US confirmation of a Chinese hypersonic weapons test that military experts say appears to show Beijing's pursuit of an Earth-orbiting system designed to evade American ...

Elon Musk, co-founder of Tesla and SpaceX. Image by Daniel Oberhaus/Flickr/CC BY 2.0 The combined net worth of Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos approached $500 billion on Wednesday, fueled by the unrelenting rally in Tesla Inc. shares and a broad surge in tech stocks that sent the Nasdaq 100 to an intraday record. The value of the two fortunes -- ...

The first roof-deck miniature golf course is now available for the general mall-going public at SM Aura Premier. The putt-putt course, featuring five (5) holes with varying degrees of challenge difficulty, is located at the mall's open-air level, called the Skypark. The course surrounds one of the mall's iconic art installations - the giant red carabao sculpture by internationally recognized ...

BONGBONG MARCOS FB PAGE The University of Oxford has waded into a row waged on social media over the education credentials of Philippines presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr., saying he did not complete his degree. "According to our records, he did not complete his degree, but was awarded a special diploma in Social Studies in 1978," Oxford said in an ...

The global COVID-10 pandemic tested businesses across the nation to create new and enticing ways to interact with current customers while aggressively capturing new audiences and customers. The adage of meeting your customers where they’re at is taking on an entirely new meaning with many people under stay-at-home and social distancing recommendations. This new reality pushed businesses to invest ...

A Costa Rican National, Dale W Wood is a renowned investor and the founder of Dale Ventures. He founded the venture capital firm Dale Ventures in 2017 after being in the domain for more than 20 years. The venture investment firm is headquartered in Dubai and has invested in companies operating in media, tech, business, consumer services, finance, and ...

The past years have seen customer relationship management become more and more important to businesses. This has inevitably led to the increasing demand for business applications, which has increased the need for software development outsourcing. Custom software development isn’t so easy, even if you don’t use complex technologies. The biggest challenge companies face when hiring out their custom app ...