London — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will face questions in parliament followed by a grilling by senior legislators on Wednesday, with his premiership on the brink after a slew of resignations from ministers saying he was not fit to govern.
Ben & Jerry’s sued its corporate parent, Unilever, to block a deal that would allow its ice cream to be sold in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, claiming that would conflict with the company’s “core values”.
Tokyo — Asian stocks slipped and the dollar stood by a two-decade high on the euro on Wednesday as investors’ fears deepened that the continent is leading the world into recession, while oil and European equity futures attempted to steady after a slide.
European governments are alarmed by a Russian disinformation campaign that seeks to deflect criticism that President Vladimir Putin’s war with Ukraine risks leaving millions of people in Africa facing famine.
Oppo, the world’s fourth-largest smartphone maker, continues to see promise in SA, having managed to sell more than half a million devices, or just under 2% of the market share, since entering the local market less than two years ago.