Dollar time: should Zimbabwe scrap its faltering currency again? | Business and economy

Harare, Zimbabwe – In early 2019, Zimbabwe’s central bank announced plans to bring the Zimbabwean dollar back as legal tender after a decade of using the US dollar and seven other international currencies as rampant hyperinflation had derailed the local currency. The country’s economists have warned against the move. “The fundamentals are definitely not good … Read more

India and Australia close to signing a mini free trade agreement | International Trade News

Bengaluru, India–As Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine last month, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison faced tricky questions at a press conference about India’s reluctance to condemn the war. Morrison quickly turned the subject to China and Beijing’s support for Moscow. And India? “All countries have different levels of engagement with Russia,” Morrison said, “and … Read more