A vendor gestures at a seafood stall in the Yio Chu Kang market in Singapore on Thursday. All households with at least one Singaporean citizen will have their S$100 one-off Solidarity Utilities Credit payout credited to their July or August SP Group utilities bill.
A customer carries her shopping in her own bag as she leaves a supermarket in Tokyo recently. Retailers in Japan began charging for plastic bags on Wednesday, a move aimed at curbing Japanese consumers' love for packaging and finally bringing the country in line with other major economies.
A worker measures the body temperature of a customer at the entrance of a store in downtown Lima recently. Peru began a gradual process of deconfinement on Wednesday to reactivate its semi-paralyzed economy, and the streets of Lima were once again filled with vehicles and people, after three and a half months of mandatory national quarantine due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Agrani Bank Managing Director and CEO Mohammad Shams-ul Islam presides over the assest liability management committee meeting of the bank through video conference at its head office in the capital on Thursday.