As lockdowns begin to ease and employees start returning to work slowly, the ‘always on’ culture among employees remains prevalent, according to 92 percent of the participants of the second round of Cigna’s COVID-19 Global Impact Study.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in July showing air cargo demand is stable but at lower levels than 2019. While there is some month-to-month improvement, it is at a slower pace than some of the traditional leading indicators would suggest. This is due to the capacity constraint from the loss of available belly cargo space as passenger aircraft remain parked.
Vision 2030, Saudi Arabia’s, gave the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia the resilience it needed to navigate through the COVID-19 global pandemic, according to insights given by H.E Dr. Munir Eldesouki, Assistant Minister, and Mrs. Daniah Orkoubi, Chief Economist, at the Kingdom’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, in recent interviews with Oxford Business Group’s online broadcasting channel, Global Platform.