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Sale puts Ben & Jerry's ice cream back in West Bank, kind of

Israelis visit the Ben & Jerry's ice-cream factory in the Be'er Tuvia Industrial area, July 20, 2021. Unilever said Wednesday, June 29, 2022 that it has reached a new business arrangement in Israel that will effectively end Ben & Jerry's policy of not selling ice cream in east Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank. Israel hailed the move as a victory in its ongoing campaign against the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, known as BDS. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

Unilever says it has reached a new business arrangement in Israel that will effectively end Ben & Jerry’s policy of not selling ice cream in annexed east Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank

Biggest currency rout since 1997 puts Asia central banks in bind

Japanese yen, U.S. dollar, and euro notes arranged for a photograph in Tokyo. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Tatsunori Misawa.

The surge in the dollar has set Asian currencies on course for their worst quarter since 1997 and created a dilemma for central bankers.