Day: November 14, 2020

Moody’s Investor Service affirms African Development Bank’s AAA credit rating

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, Nov. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Moody’s Investor Service has affirmed the African Development Bank’s AAA credit rating, with a stable outlook. “The credit profile of African Development Bank (AfDB) is supported by the bank’s robust capital buffers and superior risk management, which mitigate risks,” Moody’s Investor Service said in an annual […]

In Malaysia, Businesses Adapt to Survive COVID

CYBERJAYA, MALAYSIA – Sri Themudu’s seasonal business, Diyaa Confectionary, is a success story at a time many businesses are struggling in the COVID-19 economic climate.His company has for eight years catered to Malaysian families and local companies t…

Masks Protect the Wearer, Not Just Others, CDC Says

There are more reasons than ever to wear a mask, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Masks provide some coronavirus protection to the wearer, not just to others, the CDC says in an updated science brief. Until recently, CDC…