Electronics industry optimistic: bright start to 2024
The latest industry survey reveals strong momentum and optimism in the electronic components market for 2024.
Japan: Defence spending fuels rising economic hopes
Japan's recent stock market rally, while buoyed by foreign investment, offers a limited snapshot of the country's economic landscape. The reality is a complex interplay of positive and negative trends, leaving the nation's economic future delicately balanced.
US tightens screws on Russia with sweeping sanctions
The US has significantly ramped up pressure on Russia with a sweeping package of sanctions targeting individuals, companies, and sectors crucial to the Russian economy, reports Reuters. This move coincides with the second anniversary of the Ukraine invasion and the death of opposition leader Alexei Navalny.