Hot Off The Wires - 24th June 2021
German chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday demanded that EU countries introduce mandatory quarantine for travelling Britons, threatening to scupper hopes of foreign holidays in Europe this summer.
Germany and France have proposed a new EU strategy of closer engagement with Russia to build on discussions with Moscow following US president Joe Biden’s Geneva summit.
Plans to ease quarantine requirements for thousands of VIP football delegates seeking to enter the UK for games in the Euro 2020 football tournament have sparked outrage.
Confidence has returned to the property market in London, a leading housebuilder, Berkeley Group, claimed, as it dismissed fears that the pandemic would permanently dent the capital’s fortunes.
Microsoft has become only the second US company to be worth more than $2tn, beating Amazon into an ultra-exclusive club previously only occupied by Apple.
Morgan Stanley is preparing to ban unvaccinated workers and clients from its New York offices as America’s leading financial institutions attempt to draw staff back to their desks.
Who was the first woman to win a best director Oscar, and for what film and year was it released?