The leaders of Iraq's
semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region said on Wednesday that the
support of a U.S.-led military coalition in fighting Islamic
State militants was vital and urged its member states not to
allow the group's revival.
Luckin Coffee Inc
said it is expanding into vending machines that sell
freshly brewed hot beverages and snacks, seeking even more of
the China market after overtaking Starbucks Corp as the
country's biggest coffee chain by number of stores.
Iran-backed Iraqi militia
commander Qais al-Khazali said on Wednesday that Iran had made
its initial response for the United States killing its top
general, and it was now time for Iraq to do so as well.
Saudi Aramco shares fell to a new
low on Wednesday after Iran launched missiles against U.S.
targets in Iraq, but Gulf debt markets were fairly stable, as
some had feared stronger retaliation from Iran.
Southeast Asian ride-hailing
firm Grab is setting up more kitchen facilities for merchants
and adding new services such as procurement and analytics in a
bid to push deeper into the fast-growing food delivery business.