Coronavirus – More on the tighter lockdown restrictions to be placed on England’s North East

The surge in COVID-19 cases in the UK has prompted more severe social distancing measures. An MP present at the meeting told Sky News that the areas affected are likely to be Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Gateshead, County Durham and Sunderland. Measures will include a curfew of 10pm on pubs, restaurants and other […]

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Oil prices rise on Middle East tension, global market recovery

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A gas station attendant pumps fuel into a customer’s car at a gas station in Shangha By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Tuesday, pushed up by concerns that tensions in the Middle East could lead to supply disruptions. Hopes that behind-the-scenes talks between the United States and […]

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