Western Europe’s biggest oil exporter targets deep-sea mining

Norway could license companies for seabed mining by 2023 to meet demand for batteries, wind turbines…

G20 nations warn uneven vaccine roll-out could stall recovery | Business and Economy News

‘We will not get back to our normal lives until the virus is eradicated in all…

Canada will stick with $79bn stimulus despite debt fears: Source

‘The greater crime would be not to do enough,’ a senior Canadian government official told Reuters…

India’s economic recovery on track as COVID crisis slowly ebbs | Business and Economy News

The finance ministry said GDP data reflects a V-shaped recovery but also warned that India is…

US senators mull tax hike for firms without $15 minimum wage

Two Senate committee chiefs are looking at ways to raise taxes on companies paying workers less…

Fight for $15: Wage hike likely blocked from Biden’s COVID relief

In blow to progressives, Senate arbiter says fast-track process to pass signature legislation precludes the wage…

GameStop has deja vu, Iraq reflects on oil and Martian winds blow | Business and Economy News

It’s the final week of February, and if you’re anxiously awaiting those first little signs of…

Oil prices mixed as Texas refineries reopen after deep freeze

As refineries in Texas reopen after last week’s freeze, concerns over OPEC+’s willingness to continue output…

‘Red hot to merely sizzling’: US mortgage rates hit 6-month high

Historically low mortgage rates in the United States spurred a coronavirus-pandemic housing boom, which the rising…

UK Supreme Court’s Uber decision is a victory for all gig workers | Business and Economy News

For the past few years, the “gig economy” business model – in which workers are classified…