Cat ‘adopts’ baby squirrel monkey

A baby squirrel monkey, who was rejected by her mother, has been cared for by a cat. A director at Russia’s Tyumen Zoo came up with the idea, introducing the small monkey to 16-year-old Rosinka. Cat ‘adopts’ baby squirrel monkey

Solar power ‘key to peace’ in Rio favela

Pol Dhuyvetter from Belgium believes solar panels are the key to peace in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro. He hopes the Babilonia favela can even turn a profit from their panels by selling excess energy back to the Brazilian power grid. Impressions of Rio through the eyes of foreigners living in the city is […]

Companies Are Planning to Move Their Money From UK Banks After Brexit – Fortune

British banks could lose a good number of European and domestic corporate customers in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union in June, known as Brexit, according to a private study released on Tuesday. About 40% of European companies and nearly 25% of U.K. companies already have or are planning to reallocate […]

UK economic indicators defy Brexit fears – The Guardian

Britain appears to be bouncing back from the post-Brexit panic in better shape than expected, after a string of indicators showed growth across the manufacturing sector, the building industry and in consumer spending. A survey of manufacturers reported a rise in exports to their highest level in two years. Persimmon, Britain’s biggest housebuilder, said customers […]

UK investment funds suffered £5.7bn outflows after Brexit vote – The Guardian

Investors took £5.7bn out of UK-based stock market funds last month in the wake of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, according to latest market figures. Concerns over the referendum result prompted investors to withdraw £5.7bn from UK equity funds and a further £470m from property funds in July, figures from data company Morningstar […]