Saturday January 29-th, 2022

How major USA stock indexes fared Friday How major USA stock indexes fared Friday

Pharmaceutical company Novavax soared over 60% after it said its Covid-19 vaccine was 89% effective in a late-stage trial in the U.K. Johnson & Johnson fell 4.2% after saying its own vaccine was 66% effective. Still while concerns about rising COVI...

Budget 2021: FM Nirmala Sitharaman to present first-ever paperless Budget today Budget 2021: FM Nirmala Sitharaman to present first-ever paperless Budget today

FM Sitharaman's speech and Union Budget presentation can be watched live on the "Union Budget Mobile App" launched recently by the Finance Minister. Union Finance Minister Sitharaman has said that Union Budget 2021 will be like "never before"...

United Kingdom to apply for membership of Asia-Pacific free trade bloc United Kingdom to apply for membership of Asia-Pacific free trade bloc

In total, it covers a market of around 500 million people, generating more than 13% of the world's income. The Department for International Trade (DIT) hopes joining the 9 trillion-pound partnership will cut tariffs for United Kingdom industries, i...

HNA files for bankruptcy, reorganization HNA files for bankruptcy, reorganization

The group still has stakes in several Chinese and global airlines, an industry decimated by the pandemic - for example, it owns Hong Kong Airlines, which laid off hundreds of staff previous year amid a steep drop in tourism. The working team contacte...

Profits at India's Tata Motors surge on pent-up demand Profits at India's Tata Motors surge on pent-up demand

Sales of the new Land Rover Defender grew 66 percent to 16,286 units quarter on quarter. Its free cash flow for the quarter was at Rs 2,200 crore, led by efforts to save cash and costs. All British Cars (ABC), the exclusive authorized dealer of Jag...

Ford government plan to stop spread of COVID-19 variants

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is also expected to announce new travel restrictions on Friday, which include measures to prevent people from travelling as well as ones to discourage it. Ford said the province will move forward with the traveller tes...

Tesla Model S Plaid = Quickest Car Ever Tesla Model S Plaid = Quickest Car Ever

SUV fans will be happy to know that Tesla has also confirmed a refreshed version of the Model X , which will include the same exterior and interior tweaks as the Model S. Musk tweeted a photo of the car's interior with the caption "Plaid Model S...

Depth on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine's safety and effectiveness Depth on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine's safety and effectiveness

J&J said its vaccine was 66% effective at preventing moderate and severe cases of COVID-19 overall, but less effective in South Africa , where a virus variant is spreading. Dougherty. The viral vector vaccine uses a delivery method called Ad...

Kraft Has a Special Mac & Cheese for Valentine's Day Kraft Has a Special Mac & Cheese for Valentine's Day

Does It Really Taste Like Candy? Me: "Hey kids, who wants some pink mac n' cheese?" To win a free box of the neon noodles, head to CandyKraftMacandCheese.com through February 8.

SpaceX Starship launch reportedly violated an FAA license SpaceX Starship launch reportedly violated an FAA license

The FAA has stayed quiet while Musk airs his frustrations online, but the division told DailyMail.com: 'We will continue working with SpaceX to resolve outstanding safety issues before we approve the next test flight'. In the leadup to a freaky last-...

German panel keeps advice against AstraZeneca jabs for over-65s German panel keeps advice against AstraZeneca jabs for over-65s

Saif Aafif believes that the question of the effectiveness of the vaccine on the elderly is dependent on the scientists at AstraZeneca that in the United Kingdom the elderly received their first dose of the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine after its conf...

Government plans to introduce legislation to ban cryptocurrencies Government plans to introduce legislation to ban cryptocurrencies

The bill also seeks to prohibit all private cryptocurrencies in India, however, it allows for certain exceptions to promote the underlying technology of cryptocurrency and its uses. Is the Bill Positive or Negative for Indian Cryptocurrency Holders...

GTA Vacancy Rate Rose Over 3% in 2020, Reaching 14-Year High GTA Vacancy Rate Rose Over 3% in 2020, Reaching 14-Year High

In fact, in spite of the higher vacancy rates, the CMHC survey showed rents increased in Canada's largest cities a year ago compared with 2019. Throughout the province, vacancy rates increased in Thunder Bay (4.1%), Ottawa (3.9%), Windsor (3.6%), L...

Oil prices firm as reduction in supply overshadows demand worries Oil prices firm as reduction in supply overshadows demand worries

US President Joe Biden urged Congress to take swift action on a US$1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief proposal. "It could take a year longer to return to full employment if we don't act and don't act now". Oil prices moved lower on Thursday as soaring COVI...

Government backs 'world's first' electric hub for flying cars Government backs 'world's first' electric hub for flying cars

They could also operate completely off-grid for a while and would be compatible with other sustainable means of transport (e-buses, electric passenger cars, or scooters) acting as a hub for them. Under a program called Re.Invent Air Mobility, Guangzh...

Macron trying to ‘reduce demand’ by criticizing Oxford/AstraZeneca jab, says vaccine scientist Macron trying to ‘reduce demand’ by criticizing Oxford/AstraZeneca jab, says vaccine scientist

European authorities are under pressure after a sluggish start to the EU's vaccination campaign in its first month, and the AstraZeneca serum would add much-needed extra supplies. Q. Why would they authorise a vaccine for use in an age group without ...

Eyes on Budget: Free fall continues, Sensex tumbles 588 points Eyes on Budget: Free fall continues, Sensex tumbles 588 points

The market expects good GDP expectations for the year 2021-2022. If the government goes along the suggestions from the Survey, more govt spending particularly on infrastructure can be expected. BSE realty, IT, FMCG, teck, auto and healthcare indices ...

Apple's Privacy Changes To Send Facebook's Ad Business Into Dark Ages 02/01/2021 Apple's Privacy Changes To Send Facebook's Ad Business Into Dark Ages 02/01/2021

Match 3D has since updated its label to reflect "data used to track you". Amid pushback, Apple in September announced it was delaying the privacy change until early this year from last fall to allow developers time to make necessary changes.

Novavax says its Covid-19 vaccine is 89.3 percent effective NBC News Novavax says its Covid-19 vaccine is 89.3 percent effective NBC News

The WHO reports only a few African countries-the Seychelles, Mauritius, Morocco and South Africa have received a small quantity of COVID-19 vaccines. According to foreign media, on Thursday, the USA pharmaceutical company revealed the figure in a p...

GameStop, AMC soar again while stocks indexes open lower GameStop, AMC soar again while stocks indexes open lower

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq each fell 2%. "Our consideration is whether this is something that is a long-term influence or contained within a handful of companies", said Tom Hainlin, national investment strategist at U.S.

Lawsuit claims Subway tuna sandwich does not contain tuna Lawsuit claims Subway tuna sandwich does not contain tuna

Subway has insisted that its tuna is exactly what it claims to be. "On the contrary, the Products are made from a mixture of various concoctions that do not constitute tuna, yet have been blended together by Defendants to imitate the appearance of tu...

Saudi Aramco to sell more shares to boost country's sovereign wealth fund Saudi Aramco to sell more shares to boost country's sovereign wealth fund

The proceeds of that offer were transferred to the Public Investment Fund (PIF), Prince Mohammed's vehicle of choice to transform the Saudi economy and diversify away from oil revenues. On the most prominent targets of the new strategy, Al-Rumayyan s...

Google under fire again as Australia hits advertising heft Google under fire again as Australia hits advertising heft

Following Ms Silva's Senate appearance, Google launched an ad campaign on social networks featuring the ad that now appears above all Australian search results, including searches for news outlets Channel 9, The Guardian , The Sydney Morning Her...

American Airlines reports US$8.9b 2020 loss on pandemic hit American Airlines reports US$8.9b 2020 loss on pandemic hit

The big USA carrier reported a fourth quarter loss of US$2.2 billion, compared with profits of US$414 million in the year-ago period following another big drop in travel demand. American's debt profile seems to be why it is attracting attention fro...

Regeneron's Covi-19 Antibody Cocktail Works as 'Passive Vaccine' Regeneron's Covi-19 Antibody Cocktail Works as 'Passive Vaccine'

Williamsburg resident Gina Vechiarelli was visiting her elderly parents in OH when they caught the coronavirus from a relative on Christmas. Both teams of researchers assessed in vitro neutralization potency of numerous Covid-19 antibodies against ...

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