Coronavirus outbreak

China coronavirus infections surge past 75,000

Death toll from the outbreak in mainland China reached 2,236 as of the end of Thursday, up by 118 from the previous day.

Gun trafficking at the US-Mexico border

With Mexico's murder rate at an all-time high and cartel violence rampant, Al Jazeera investigates how firearms are smuggled across the US border into Mexico.

Johnson's spending spree challenges Conservative fiscal orthodoxy

UK: Tory economic philosophy shaken up by Johnson

New Conservative voters are expecting investment in deprived areas, and Boris Johnson likes big-spending projects.

Japan to limit foreign ownership for firms in 12 sectors: Nikkei

Japan to limit foreign ownership for firms in 12 sectors: Nikkei

About 400 to 500 listed Japanese companies will fall under this criteria.

Brexit burned $81bn hole in EU budget, leaders try to fill gap

Brexit burned $81bn hole in EU budget, leaders try to fill gap

EU to revise membership dues now that UK is no longer contributing to bloc.

Dos Santos says seized assets block her from repaying debt

Dos Santos says seized assets block her from repaying debt

Africa's richest woman warns that arresting her accounts could destroy value to all stakeholders.