First Digital goes live as Israel’s first new bank since 1978

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Amnon Shashua, co-founder of Israeli start-up Mobileye, is seen in Jerusalem JERUSALEM (Reuters) – First Digital Bank, the first new bank in Israel since 1978, started operations on Sunday on a trial basis, and said it planned to open to the public later in 2021. The bank, which Israel’s […]

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Investors in Vietnam learn to live with anti-corruption crackdown, some embrace it

© Reuters. PVC’s former chairman Trinh Xuan Thanh is escorted by police to the court in Hanoi By Mai Nguyen and James Pearson (LON:) HANOI (Reuters) – A crackdown on corruption in Vietnam unnerved some foreign investors when it intensified last year, but they are now getting much more sanguine about it and some say […]

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