Tag: Billion

Jeff Bezos offers NASA $ 2 billion in exchange for the Blue Origin lunar mission contract

Jeff Bezos offers NASA $ 2 billion in exchange for the Blue Origin lunar mission contract

Fresh from his trip into space, the billionaire businessman Jeff Bezos offered on Monday that up to 2 billion in ril, SpaceX awarded rival billiona ...
Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

Floods in Germany likely caused nearly $ 6 billion in damage to the insurance industry

The damage caused by the devastating floods in Germany last week is likely to cost the insurance industry up to five billion euros ...

The World Bank has deployed US $ 157 billion in 15 months to combat the pandemic

In its largest crisis response to date, the World Bank has allocated over $ 157 billion in the past 15 months to help combat the h ...
Hong Kong trade is rebounding sharply, hitting a monthly high of more than HK $ 800 billion as the chief of commerce pushes penetration into China and Southeast Asia

Hong Kong trade is rebounding sharply, hitting a monthly high of more than HK $ 800 billion as the chief of commerce pushes penetration into China and Southeast Asia

Hong Kong's trade numbers have rebounded sharply in recent months and the city should take advantage of the momentum from penetrating mainland Chin ...
Coronavirus: Malaysia Unveils New $ 9.7 Billion Incentives;  Philippines extends curbs

Coronavirus: Malaysia Unveils New $ 9.7 Billion Incentives; Philippines extends curbs

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced an additional stimulus package of 40 billion ringgit ($ 9.7 billion) on Monday before tightenin ...
Iraq: $ 150 billion worth of stolen oil money smuggled out since 2003

Iraq: $ 150 billion worth of stolen oil money smuggled out since 2003

Iraqi President Barham Saleh said on Sunday (March 23) that US $ 150 billion of oil had been smuggled out of Iraq since the fall o ...
US-China Technology War: Basic research in AI, semiconductors, and biotechnology nears US $ 110 billion boom

US-China Technology War: Basic research in AI, semiconductors, and biotechnology nears US $ 110 billion boom

United States President Joe Biden holds a chip in his hand as he speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington before sig ...
EU seals trade for more than 1.8 billion Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine doses

EU seals trade for more than 1.8 billion Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine doses

The European Union has signed a contract for up to 1.8 billion additional doses of Pfizer / BioNTech Covid vaccine. The head of t ...