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Taco Bell website and mobile app was not able to cope with the chain's free taco giveaway on Tuesday and were down for many users, according to comments by fans on social media. Taco Bell is a Mexican-inspired restaurant chain owned by Yum! Brands Inc. Tuesday's...


Interest rate announcement from the Bank of England is due on Thursday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 12.30 am ET, Dutch consumer confidence, spending and unemployment figures are due. At 2.00 am ET, the Federal Customs...


President Donald Trump has officially launched his campaign for 2020 presidential election with a massive spirited rally in Orlando, Florida, a key battleground state that he narrowly won in 2016. Around 20000 adoring supporters rallied in what some...


Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Thursday following the positive cues overnight from Wall Street amid indications the Federal Reserve plans to cut interest rates sometime in the future. Optimism about a U.S.-China trade deal also boosted sentiment....

asian-down_13jun19.jpg European stocks may open a tad lower on Thursday as investors monitor oil price movements and fresh developments on trade. Asian markets remain subdued as traders avoided placing big bets ahead of key events later this month including the Fed's policy...
walmart.jet-jun13.jpg Retail giant Walmart said it is eliminating the role of Jet.com president as it integrates the big-box retailer fully into its e-commerce business. Jet.com had become a unit of Walmart in 2016. Simon Belsham, the current Jet.com president, will remain with the company until early August. Walmart eCommerce U.S. CEO Marc Lore, who founded Jet, said the retailer is merging the rest of Jet teams.
asian-martket-down-121418_13jun19.jpg Asian stocks ended mostly lower in cautious trading on Thursday, with tumbling oil prices, Hong Kong protests and uncertainty ahead of the upcoming G20 summit keeping investors on the sidelines. Chinese shares ended roughly flat as Vice Premier Liu...
pills-jun13.jpg A study which analyzed the longer term harms of gabapentinoids suggests that treatment with gabapentinoids was associated with increased risks of suicidal behavior or death from suicide, unintentional overdose, head or body injuries and road traffic incidents or offences, with participants aged 15-24 being the most vulnerable group.
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markesper-jun19.jpg US President Donald Trump named Mark Esper to be the new Acting Secretary of Defense after incumbent Patrick M. Shanahan informed him of his intention to resign from the top defense post. Esper, 56, has experience serving in the first Iraq war. The news was broken by the President in a tweet Tuesday: "Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, who has done a wonderful job, has decided not to
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senatorjoshhawleys-jun19.jpg Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) is introducing a Bill in the Senate, which aims to make big tech companies accountable for political neutrality in their online content. The Bill makes it imperative for the companies to possess the Federal Trade Commission's "politically neutral" certification to claim immunity from potential legal disputes over content posted to their websites. As per an amendment propo
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deguindos-ecb-061919.jpgEuropean Central Bank Vice President Luis de Guindos said that the central bank will react with a combination of measures if it perceives that inflation is set to deviate from its target, and further asset purchases remain a possibility. Speaking to the broadcaster CNBC, de Guindos said ECB has an ample range of instruments at its disposal and quantitative easing, or QE, is "one of them".
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China's drug enforcement body said that the legalization of marijuana in Canada and some U.S. states are a "new threat to China". According to CNN, Liu Yuejin, deputy director of China's National Narcotics Control Commission, reported a surge in drugs being smuggled into China over the past year, with the illegal packages primarily linked to North America.
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Indian shares were slightly higher on Thursday, tracking positive global cues after the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated willingness to slash rates in the coming months. Investors also held out hopes for positive U.S.-China trade talks in the upcoming G-20 meet. The benchmark BSE Sensex was up...
San Francisco is set to become the first city in the U.S. to block the sale of e-cigarettes. City supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes in city limits as well as a ban on manufacturing of e-cigarettes on city property. There will be a final vote to enact the ordinance before it becomes law, that may take six to seven months.
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Canada's Southern Alberta Institute of Technology will grant blockchain-based digital diplomas to more than 4,800 Class of 2019 graduating students along with their traditional paper formats. The virtual diplomas will be issued in partnership with blockchain-powered On-Demand Education Marketplace or ODEM. Read More
Everyone dreads catching a viral infection. The word "virus" has its origin in Latin, which means slimy liquid or poison, and it has been associated with a number of disease outbreaks, epidemic, and pandemic. Now, let's take a look at some of the viruses that are posing a constant threat to mankind. Read More
AstraZeneca Plc. (AZN.L, AZN) said that Japan approved Breztri Aerosphere, formerly PT010, as a triple-combination therapy to relieve symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD. It is the first approval by the Japanese Ministry of Health,... Read More
odem-sait-061919.jpg Canada's Southern Alberta Institute of Technology will grant blockchain-based digital diplomas to more than 4,800 Class of 2019 graduating students along with their traditional paper formats. The virtual diplomas will be issued in partnership with blockchain-powered On-Demand Education Marketplace or ODEM.
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Economic Calendar
06/20/19 0:30All Industry Activity Index (M-o-M)APR Japan
06/20/19 0:30Consumer Confidence IndexJUN Netherland
06/20/19 0:30Unemployment RateMAY Netherland
06/20/19 Unemployment RateMAY Luxembourg
06/20/19 Interest Rate Decision- Philippines
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09/15/19AVDLAV001 (NDA)FDA decision on AV001 for Hospital product
09/13/19AIMTAR101 (BLA)FDA panel to review AR101 for Peanut Allergy
09/03/19CELGFedratinib (NDA)FDA decision on Fedratinib for myelofibrosis
09/02/19RHHBYTecentriq (sBLA)FDA decision on Tecentriq plus chemotherapy in metastatic non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer
08/25/19DSKYF.PKQuizartinib (NDA)FDA decision on Quizartinib for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed/refractory FLT3-ITD acute myeloid leukemia
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