Country where 54 percent of adults drink alcohol once a week may run out of liquor for Christmas

The warning was made in a letter sent by the UK Wine and Spirit Trade Association (WTSA) to UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps last week. It was signed by 48 … Read More

Biden to address state of US economy as inflation hits 31-year high – live

3.58pm GMT 15:58 Energy secretary Jennifer Granholm will join the daily White House briefing this afternoon, giving her an opportunity to offer more details on the release of oil from … Read More

UK economic recovery to be slower than expected; pandemic worries weigh on euro – business live

Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. Britain’s economy will grow slower this year and next year than … Read More

Marriott rejected Uyghur conference to maintain ‘political neutrality’

The Prague Marriott cited “reasons of political neutrality” for its decision to decline to host the World Uyghur Congress, according to an email first reported by Axios. In a statement, … Read More

The supply chain is messing with the squishy golden dumpling everyone wants

Dart belongs to a family of interactive dumplings from toymaker WowWee that hit stores in mid July. They’re basically what the name suggests — squeezable but inedible dumplings big enough … Read More

WTA threat to quit China over Peng Shuai’s disappearance puts Porsche and SAP in a bind

Peng, a two-time former Grand Slam doubles champion, has vanished from the public eye since she accused former Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli of coercing her into sex in a … Read More