Eastman Kodak shares soared on Wednesday after President Donald Trump introduced a deal to work with the images pioneer to provide substances in generic medicine in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Shares of Kodak final traded up about 330% to about $26 a share after skyrocketing as a lot as 570%. TradingContinue Reading

(AFP picture) KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian court docket on Tuesday sentenced Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak to 12 years in jail and fined him 210 million ringgit ($49.40 million) for abuse of energy linked to a multi-billion greenback monetary scandal at state fund 1MDB. The court docket additionally sentencedContinue Reading

Prachanda (File photograph) KATHMANDU: Nepal’s ruling communist get together co-chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda on Friday mentioned Prime Minister Okay P Sharma Oli was adamant in splitting the get together, amidst critical variations between them on a power-sharing deal. His assertion got here days after the much-awaited Standing Committee assemblyContinue Reading

Airstrikes in western Afghanistan killed 45 folks, together with civilians and Taliban, native officers stated on Wednesday. Ali Ahmad Faqir Yar, the Governor of Adraskan district within the western Afghanistan province of Herat, stated a minimum of eight civilians have been among the many lifeless. “Forty-five people had been killedContinue Reading

HONG KONG: With Britain the most recent nation to scrap its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, the main focus within the semi-autonomous metropolis has returned to the considerations about China’s authorized system that sparked months of anti-government protests final yr. Those sometimes-violent demonstrations have been used as justification by BeijingContinue Reading