AfDB’s support helps Ghana finalize signing of US$2.6bn high-speed railway construction concession agreement

AfDB’s support helps Ghana finalize signing of US$2.6bn high-speed railway construction concession agreement

On

GHANA – The African Development Bank has thrown its weight behind a concession agreement for the construction of a high-speed railway in Accra, Ghana’s capital. With AfDB’s support, Ghana was able to finalize the signing of the concession agreement. The signing took…

Liquidation of Thomas Cook’s assets on high gear as EasyJet, Jet2.com buy slots in UK airports

Liquidation of Thomas Cook’s assets on high gear as EasyJet, Jet2.com buy slots in UK airports

On

UNITED KINGDOM – British budget airlines easyJet and Jet2.com have bought the take-off and landing slots of failed travel company Thomas Cook at London Gatwick and Manchester airports, respectively. Thomas Cook’s UK business and airline went into immediate insolvency when the company…

Alibaba partners with Russia’s Pochta to launch first direct China-Russia cargo flights to cut delivery times

Alibaba partners with Russia’s Pochta to launch first direct China-Russia cargo flights to cut delivery times

On

RUSSIA – Alibaba Group’s logistics operator, Cainiao and Russia’s Pochta postal service have launched their first direct China-Russia cargo flights to deliver AliExpress goods purchased online by Russians, AliExpress Russia has revealed. The move, which AliExpress Russia hopes will help it cut…