Tag: worldwide

BUSINESS

Tesla Hits New Sales Record

Tesla reached a new sales record in the second quarter of 2023, with 466,140 vehicles sold worldwide, which, according to Elon Musk’s company, represents an increase of 83% compared to the same period in 2022. Tesla’s vehicle production also increased to 479,700 vehicles in the second quarter of 2023, up from 440,808 vehicles in the previous quarter. Tesla’s sales growth […]

NEWS

UN Says 50 Million People Worldwide Stuck In ‘Modern Slavery’

The pandemic, armed conflicts, and climate change have exacerbated conditions, trapping people in forced labor or marriage. The number of people trapped in forced labor or forced marriage and other crises has swelled by a fifth in recent years to about 50 million on any given day, the United Nations’ International Labor Organization (ILO) said on Monday. The study by […]

Health

Global COVID-19 Deaths Rise To More Than 5 Million

According to Data from Johns Hopkins University more than five million people are said to have died of COVID-19 worldwide, 19 months since the outbreak of the COVID-19 disease. Although experts said the death rate could be much higher than reported the vaccines have slowed the death rate. However, health officials have warned that cases and deaths in some places […]

BUSINESS

H&M Set To Close 250 Stores World-wide

Hennes & Mauritz AB, the Swedish multinational clothing-retail company, known for its fast-fashion clothing for men, women, teenagers, and children, plans to cut 250 of its stores globally. H&M operates in 74 countries with over 5,000 stores under the various company brands, with 126,000 full-time equivalent positions. The planned closures will come next year after the firm said the COVID-19 […]