Articles categorized by: Economy & Companies

EU Commission launches SURE to let europeans keep in work

“SURE is Europe-supported short-time work. This scheme can mitigate the effects of the recession, it keeps people in work, it enables companies to return to the market with renewed vigour,” Ursula von der Leyen (President of the EU Commission) expalined today on the press conference held after her first presentation of SURE to the EU […]

Kia.- Ho-sung Song succeeds Han-woo Park as President

Kia Motors Corporation today announced that Ho-sung Song, Head of Global Operations Division, has been promoted to President. Song succeeds Han-woo Park at the head of the South Korean auto maker. Park will move on to an advisory role and continue to support the company’s business objectives. Before becoming Head of Global Operations Kia Motors […]

COVID-19 to have devastating effects on all economies, no matter their links to global supply networks, UNCTAD warns

Considering the latest data on COVID-19 spread and contagions outside China, specially in Europe and the USA, it is evident for UNCTAD that pandemic mitigation efforts and lockdowns around the world will have devastating effects on all economies, independent of their links to global supply networks. But the demand shock will be by far the […]