Industry Commissioner says Europe will speed up space ambitions

Thierry Breton, Internal Market Commissioner said on Sunday EU is planning to invest in rocket launches, satellite communication and space exploration, in light of rapid progress by the US and China.  “Space is one of Europe’s strong points, and we’re giving ourselves the means to speed up,” Breton told Reuters in an interview, on Sunday. […]

Airline industry headed for $84bn loss: Live coronavirus updates | News

The coronavirus crisis will lead the airline industry into record annual losses of $84bn as 2020 will be marked as the “worst year in the history of aviation”, the International Air Transport Association has predicted. Coronavirus might have been spreading in China as early as August 2019, according to a Harvard Medical School research. […]

Beyoncé Supports Black Lives Matter, Calls Out Sexist Music Industry

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter made a powerful statement on the Black Lives Matter movement and sexism in the music industry during YouTube’s “Dear Class of 2020” virtual graduation on Saturday. The singer started by congratulating the high school seniors who persevered through an unprecedented time in the country. “Congratulations to the class of 2020, you have arrived […]

Markets lifted by positive Chinese industry data – live updates 

  3) The Lib Dems want to take a leaf out of California’s book and legalise cannabis. But can it work in Britain? Tech reporter Laurence Dodds looks at what we can learn from the Americans. 4) Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal has given a temporary lift to the nation’s manufacturers but the sector is still facing an […]