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Google to allow some advertisers to run coronavirus-related ads

02 / 04 / 2020

Alphabet Inc's Google will begin to allow some advertisers to run ads relating to the coronavirus on its platforms, in a change to its rules on ads around "sensitive events," according to a copy of a memo to advertising clients seen by Reuters.

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Saudi digital market place SARY boosted by coronavirus-driven demand

02 / 04 / 2020

Saudi Arabia's digital marketplace Sary, which connects small businesses with merchant wholesalers, has secured $6.6 million in financing to boost expansion as coronavirus-driven demand for essential goods boosts appetite for its services.

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Fitch Ratings Predicts Avianca, Digicel & Odebrect Will Be Unable To Repay Debt Due This Year

31 / 03 / 2020

In a new report, Fitch Ratings said that it expects a combined $202 million USD in debt due this year and owed by Avianca, Odebrecht and Digicel will not be repaid by the issuers....

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British Airways in union talks to suspend around 32,000 staff: source

02 / 04 / 2020

British Airways is in talks with its union about a plan to suspend around 32,000 staff, a person familiar with the situation said, marking one of the industry's most dramatic moves yet to survive the coronavirus pandemic.

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BlackRock, Schroders suspend UK real estate funds

02 / 04 / 2020

Investment managers BlackRock and Schroders said they have suspended trading in UK real estate funds aimed at institutional investors, citing difficulty in getting an accurate price for their assets.

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