COVID-19

US Unemployment Claims Surge to 18-Month High Amidst Volatility

US Unemployment Claims Surge to 18-Month High Amidst Volatility

Surge in US unemployment claims reaches highest level in over 18 months. Economists caution against drawing immediate conclusions, citing volatility…

June 8, 2023

Global Airlines Soar: Profit Forecasts Doubled as Travel Demand Surges

Global airlines more than double 2023 profit forecast to $9.8 billion from $4.7 billion, driven by strong travel demand post-COVID.…

June 5, 2023

Tether decreases its commercial paper holdings in favour of US Treasuries for its Reserves

Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Tether and Bitfinex, provided an update on the condition of USDT reserves during a Twitter Spaces…

May 14, 2022

Financial analysts in Africa are sceptical of CAR’s Bitcoin adoption deal

Several African financial experts have highlighted concerns in response to the Central African Republic's introduction of Bitcoin as legal tender.…

May 11, 2022

Cardano Ledger App now has Smart Contract feature

'Ledger,' a well-known crypto hardware wallet provider, has announced that version 4.0.0 of the Cardano (ADA) app is now available…

May 11, 2022

South African economy on recovery mode

Johannesburg | As predicted by the Bureau for Economic Research (BER), by the middle of next year, the South African…

September 21, 2021

Standard Bank recognized amongst top banks in the world supporting SMEs during Covid-19 ~ Press Release

Johannesburg, 17 February 2021: Standard Bank has received global recognition for its efforts and best practice in delivering critical financial…

February 17, 2021

3 Tips to Stay Employable During Times of Uncertainty

It will take some time to fully understand the impact of COVID-19 and how severe they are. One certain thing,…

August 3, 2020

5 things you should and shouldn’t do when saving money during the COVID 19 crisis

Saving money gives us greater security in life, it gives us a contingency strategy for the rainy days. The only…

August 5, 2020

All Standard Bank COVID-19 initiatives that benefit its customers

Standard Bank has implemented one of the most unique approaches in dealing with COVID-19. While the bank has offered basically…

December 2, 2020