Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: international

Memorial International rights group shut down by Russian court

The court ruled that Memorial International had fallen afoul of Russia’s “foreign agent” law. But the group said the real reason for the shutdown was that authorities did not approve of its work. The...

International banks in UAE to switch to Monday to Friday work week

The German bank will from Jan. 3 operate Monday-Friday in the Sunni Muslim-ruled country, instead of the current Sunday-Thursday as is common around the Middle East, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....

Bali only received 45 international tourists in 2021

Hong Kong/Jakarta (CNN) — Destinations around the world have faced significant tourist reductions amid the coronavirus pandemic. But few have taken a harder hit than Bali, the Indonesian island long beloved of global travelers....

American Airlines trims 2022 international flights due to Boeing Dreamliner delay

American Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft. Nicolas Economou | NurPhoto | Getty Images American Airlines on Thursday said it will scale back its international flying next summer because of lengthy delivery delays of Boeing’s...

Omicron clouds outlook for international travel that was just turning a corner

A passenger arrives at a terminal of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport as countries react to the new coronavirus Omicron variant amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Washington, U.S. November 30, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos...

Peng Shuai said she is safe in video call, says International Olympic Committee of Chinese tennis star

The two were accompanied on the video call by a Chinese sports official, Li Lingwei, as well as the Chair of the Athletes’ Commission, Emma Terho. The IOC did not provide CNN access to...

Peng Shuai: Naomi Osaka joins chorus of international concern for Chinese tennis star

“Censorship is never OK at any cost, I hope Peng Shuai and her family are safe and OK. I’m in shock of the current situation and I’m sending love and light her way,” Osaka...

Burger King parent Restaurant Brands International buys Firehouse Subs for $1 billion

Firehouse Subs Laura Kalcheff | Moment Mobile | Getty Images Burger King parent Restaurant Brands International announced Monday it bought Firehouse Subs for $1 billion. Shares of the restaurant conglomerate rose 2% in premarket...

Montreal International Auto Show a go for 2022, organizers say

The Montreal International Auto Show will be back in 2022 after the 2021 edition was canceled because of COVID-19, organizers said Thursday. They also indicated that, based on a survey of previous attendees, consumer...

Lydia Ko romps to Saudi Ladies International victory while 18-year-old makes history

The New Zealand golfer shot a final round bogey-free seven-under 65 to win on 23-under par ahead of Thailand’s 18-year-old Atthaya Thitikul. World No. 7 Ko began Sunday four shots ahead of the pack...