Press Releases

OKEx announces mainnet launch of OKExChain – and how to earn its native OKT token

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKEx (www.okex.com), a world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchange, is thrilled to announce the launch of OKExChain mainnet. Unlike other exchange chains, OKEx wanted to embody blockchain’s core qualities of openness and decentralization in OKExChain. After more than 10 iterations on the testnet and exhaustive ongoing development, this vision […]

Governance

US ‘Stands Ready’ to Try Militant Behind Daniel Pearl Murder

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Attorney General said Tuesday the United States “stands ready” to try a militant convicted of murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl whose release was ordered by a Pakistani court. The decision by Sindh High Court to release the accused comes months after it sparked outrage for overturning the murder conviction and death […]

Governance

US Senate Poised to Vote on Defense Funding Veto Override

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is urging his colleagues to override President Donald Trump’s veto of a $740 billion defense spending measure in a vote expected this week. “President Trump has rightly noted this year’s defense bill doesn’t contain every provision that we Republicans would have wanted. I’m confident our Democratic colleagues feel the […]

Business & Finance

DCI lost 8.18 percent year to date

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) lost 0.11 percent during the week ending December 24, 2020. As indicated by Stockbrokers Botswana weekly report, the index closed at 6 881.36 points from 6 888.70 points of the previous week. For the year-to-date, the index lost 8.18 percent. A total of 563 931 securities valued at P1 957 […]