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InterContinental Hotels Group, which owns the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza logos, has warned that the problems are the “most challenging year” in history. extending into 2021 as new strains of coronavirus countries force countries to close borders and restrict travel. Chief executive Keith Barr said getting rid of it was “entirely vaccine-related”.

Mexico’s top lawmaker has come up with the idea of ​​forcing the mega-rich people to pay Covid-19’s one-off contribution as an “act of social justice and loyalty” that could cost nearly $ 5bn construction. Only those with a fortune of more than $ 1m he had to pay, Alfonso Ramírez Cuéllar, who was a representative for the ruling Morena party and its one-time leader, said in a statement.

Scotland’s prime minister Nicola Sturgeon on Tuesday outlined a framework for easing coronavirus restrictions that was far more cautious than the UK government’s roadmap for England. The plan makes it clear that there does not appear to be any relaxation of restrictions on the sales segment by the second week of April.

Mexico’s naval minister, Rafael Ojeda, has been awarded a contract to Covid-19 for the second time, four months after his first infection. He announced the news on Twitter, saying he would split up and continue working. Recurrence has been very rare throughout the world. Mexico has confirmed 2.04m coronavirus cases and 180,536 related deaths.

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Frasers Group has contacted investors about a potential mitigation cost of more than £ 100m as locking restrictions on main streets slow. The group behind Sports Direct and Evans Cycles, as well as the anonymous division stores, said it would make a “significant” non-monetary accounting blow to the value of freehold and other assets.

Home Depot sold a further $ 22bn worth of goods last year as Americans living in the house bought patio furniture, lawn mowers and living room decorations. The Atlanta-based company, which has more than 2,200 stores across North America, generated $ 132.1bn in revenue in 2020, greater than history.

Macau game stocks got the day after the old Portuguese colony lifted all quarantine barriers for Chinese visitors on the mainland. Shares of Galaxy Entertainment closed 8.9 percent higher while SJM Holdings climbed 7.9 percent. China Sands gained 7.5 percent, Melco International rose 6.3 percent, and MGM China and Wynn Macau rose 5 percent.

Budget airline easyJet has reported a surrender in tickets since the UK unveiled a “roadmap” out of lock-in that included international travel later this year. Tickets for flights from the UK have been more than a quarter of a week, the carrier said, although its package holiday unit has seen a jump of more than seven times in tickets.