Oyo will check into public markets in better shape

The logo of OYO, India’s largest and fastest-growing hotel chain, installed on a hotel building is seen through wires in an alley in New Delhi, India, September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis – RC1364FBCAC0 Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MUMBAI, Sept 20 (Reuters Breakingviews) – A recovery in travel means Oyo is … Read more

Frugal is the new cool for young Chinese as the economy falters

BEIJING, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Before the pandemic, Doris Fu imagined a different future for herself and her family: new car, bigger apartment, fine dining on weekends and holidays on tropical islands. Instead, the 39-year-old Shanghai marketing consultant is one of many Chinese in their 20s and 30s cutting spending and saving cash where they … Read more

Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum crawling with giant ants

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register AMSTERDAM, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum, home to Dutch masterpieces like Rembrandt’s “Nightwatch”, will temporarily have its walls and windows overrun by 700 giant ants, as part of a new exhibit. By breaking artwork conventions, “House Taken,” by Colombian artist Rafael Gomezbarros, wants to draw … Read more

UAE indexes extend rally as oil rebounds on growth outlook

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 16 (Reuters) – Stock markets in the United Arab Emirates closed higher on Friday as oil prices rebounded on expectations of better demand in the long run, offsetting fears that more interest rate hikes could curb global economic growth. Two of the most closely followed … Read more

Gulf stocks sink as markets brace for more aggressive rate hikes

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 14 (Reuters) – Gulf markets tumbled on Wednesday as investors bet on the US Federal Reserve taking a more aggressive policy to tame runaway inflation. Oil, which fuels the region’s growth, was trading on the back foot as more rate hikes in the United States … Read more

Russian brewers tap local market for hops as foreign supplies dry up

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register This content was produced in Russia where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine MOSCOW, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Restrictions against Russia have disrupted local beer brewers’ supplies of hops and equipment, forcing them to seek domestic alternatives as they strive to keep … Read more

‘Gustav Klimt: Gold in Motion’ exhibit dazzles in New York

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Austrian Symbolist artist Gustav Klimt’s masterpieces are coming to life in an immersive exhibit in New York, inaugurating a new museum that merges technology, art and music. “Gustav Klimt: Gold in Motion,” which opens on Wednesday, enfolds visitors in 30-foot … Read more

Starbucks adds benefits for non-union US workers ahead of investor day

General view of a Starbucks coffee shop in London, Britain, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Starbucks announced new student loan repayment tools and a savings account program for all US employees who are not union members, the company said … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Fighting to survive, Tencent-backed Indian music app Gaana turns to subscriptions

A man listens to music as he waits for his train at Churchgate railway station in Mumbai December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Tencent-backed Indian music streaming app Gaana has switched to a paid subscription model to avoid closing down after … Read more

PM Truss to accompany King Charles on tour of Britain to lead mourning

Britain’s King Charles III during his first audience with Prime Minister Liz Truss at Buckingham Palace, following the death of Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, in London, Britain September 9, 2022. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Prime Minister Liz Truss will accompany … Read more