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British union to sue on behalf of 1,800 Monarch staff

British union to sue on behalf of 1,800 Monarch staff

Monarch declared bankruptcy on Monday morning after struggling to recover from the effects of terrorism and a weak pound.

Monarch Airlines collapses leaving 110,000 stranded abroad

Monarch Airlines collapses leaving 110,000 stranded abroad

Monarch Airlines ceased trading Monday, triggering a move by the British government to bring home 110,000 customers stranded abroad.

Thai King, world's longest reigning monarch, dies

Thai King, world's longest reigning monarch, dies

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch who was seen as head of an institution central to Thai identity and as a father-figure to the nation, died in hospital ...

As sun sets on Bhumibol's reign, what next for Thailand?

As sun sets on Bhumibol's reign, what next for Thailand?

The passing of Thailand's 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, has thrust the grieving nation into a moment of immense uncertainty.

James’ triple-double leads Cavs past Kings

James’ triple-double leads Cavs past Kings

Cleveland superstar LeBron James posted his 40th career triple-double—and his first this season—to lead the Cavaliers to a 120-100 win over the reeling Sacramento Kings on Monday.

QIB seeks nod to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

QIB seeks nod to raise sukuk programme to $3bn

QIB, Qatar’s largest Shariah-compliant lender by assets, has said it is seeking shareholder approval to raise the maximum size of its sukuk programme to $3bn from the existing $1.5bn.

Malaysia and Saudi facing Iran’s rising finance power

Malaysia and Saudi facing Iran’s rising finance power

With the easing of economic sanctions against Iran, the country is expected to unleash its enormous potential...