NATO, Japan to strengthen ties amid ‘historic’ threat

Japan and NATO plan to further strengthen their partnership over shared concerns about Russia’s growing military co-operation with China.

Asian stocks edge down as investors eye central bank hikes

Asian shares edged down and bonds nursed small losses on Tuesday as investors braced for an eventful week that will include central bank meetings, a slew of earnings reports and key U.S. economic data.

Tech, megacaps drag Wall St down

Major U.S. stock indexes sank on Monday, weighed down by declines in technology and other megacap shares, as investors looked toward a major  week of events including central bank meetings and a slew of earnings reports.

Indias Adani Group plans independent audit of group companies

India’s Adani Group is planning to hire one of the “big six” accounting firms to assess its corporate governance and audit practices following allegations of fraud by short-selling firm Hindenburg, Mint newspaper reported on Monday.

Paramount to integrate Showtime with Paramount+

Paramount Global on Monday said it would integrate Showtime with Paramount+ across both streaming and linear platforms later this year, rebranding the premium tier of its streaming service to “Paramount+ With Showtime.”

Russia bans oil exporters from adhering to Western price caps

The Russian government on Monday banned domestic oil exporters and customs bodies from adhering to Western-imposed price caps on Russian crude.

US to end COVID-19 emergency declarations

The move to end the United States’ national emergency and public health emergency declarations on COVID-19 would formally treat the virus as an endemic threat.