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U.S. retail sales continued to recover from the coronavirus pandemic in August, showing a slight improvement from July and larger gains than last year, the National Retail Federation or NRF said. However, the pace of growth slowed from July. The NRF...

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UK retail sales grew for the fourth straight month in August surpassing the pre-pandemic level, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Friday. Retail sales volume increased 0.8 percent month-on-month in August, but slower than July's...

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President Donald Trump claimed that the United States is on track to deliver and distribute a vaccine against coronavirus in October. "We're on track to deliver and distribute the vaccine in a very, very safe and effective manner. We think we can start...

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European stocks were struggling for direction on Friday, with travel-related stocks coming under selling pressure amid worries about the second wave of coronavirus infections in the region. Spain is currently battling a resurgent second wave of Covid-19...

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Austria's second-seeded Dominic Thiem won his first Grand Slam title in an unbelievable comeback after losing the first two sets to Germany's Alexander Zverev in a thrilling U.S. Open final. Thiem was at the brink of defeat trailing 2-6, 4-6 in Arthur...

wallstreet sept11 Consumer Price Index might be the highlight on Friday. Investors are keenly following the developments in the COVID-19 infections and efforts to develop an effective vaccine. Asian shares finished mostly higher, while European shares are trading lower....
foreignhackers 0911 As the U.S. presidential election is barely two months away, Microsoft has warned that hackers operating from Russia, China and Iran are attempting to pry on people and organizations involved in the process. The tech giant said in a report published Thursday that in recent weeks, it has detected cyberattacks targeting people associated with the campaigns of both President Donald Trump and his Dem
trumptiktok sept11 U.S. President Donald Trump, who has ordered a ban of Chinese video-sharing app TikTok unless it is bought by a domestic company, said he will not extend the deadline given for its parent ByteDance Ltd. to sell TikTok's U.S. assets. Trump, before leaving for a campaign trip to Michigan, said, "We'll either close up TikTok in this country for security reasons, or it will be sold...."
cvshealth sept11 CVS Health Corp. has added more that 120 new COVID-19 drive-thru test sites today at select CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations across the United States. It also added that children age 12 years and older are eligible for testing at the more than 2,000 of its drive-thru test sites as schools are set to open across the country.
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bankofengland march18 17sep20The Bank of England retained its interest rate at a record low on Thursday, but policymakers started to assess how negative interest rates work amid talks on post Brexit trade deal, the recent rise in Covid-19 cases and the rising risk of elevated unemployment. The nine-member Monetary Policy Committee unanimously decided to hold the interest rate at 0.10 percent, as widely expected.
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden demanded President Donald Trump's resignation saying he was not honest in handling of the coronavirus pandemic. "If the president had done his job... had done his job from the beginning, all the people would still be alive," Biden said during a CNN town hall event Thursday night. "He knew it and did nothing. It's close to criminal," he told the audienc
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Indian shares gave up early gains to end lower on Friday, marking a second straight day of declines. Banking and financial services shares were among the worst hit while healthcare and auto stocks witnessed some buying interest, helping limit the downside in the broader market. The benchmark...
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Yelp released its latest Economic Impact Report, which shows that business closures across the U.S. are increasing as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Yelp closure data shows that businesses providing home, local and professional services have been able to withstand the effects of the pandemic...
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French carmaker Groupe Renault has piloted a project for the blockchain-powered certification of vehicle components used in their vehicles obtained from various parts manufacturers. The carmaker developed the XCEED (eXtended Compliance End-to-End Distributed) blockchain project to certify the compliance of all vehicle components, from design to production. Read More
So far this year, 36 novel drugs have passed muster with the FDA compared to 26 during the same period (Jan- Aug) in 2019. Let's take a look at the companies that await a ruling from the FDA in September. Read More
Biotechnology company Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) and Japanese pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma Inc. (ALPMY, ALPMY) announced Friday that a phase 3 trial of PADCEV (enfortumab vedotin-ejfv) met its primary endpoint of overall survival compared... Read More
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12/03/20BCRXBerotralstat (BCX7353) (NDA)FDA decision on berotralstat for prevention of hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks
12/03/20ALNYLumasiran (NDA)FDA decision on Lumasiran for the treatment of primary hyperoxaluria type 1 (PH1)
12/01/20VNDAHETLIOZ (sNDA)FDA decision on HETLIOZ for Smith-Magenis Syndrome
11/30/20YMABDanyelza (BLA)FDA decision on Danyelza for the treatment of patients with relapsed/refractory high-risk neuroblastoma
11/28/20MRKKeytruda (sBLA)FDA decision on KEYTRUDA Plus Chemotherapy for Patients With Metastatic TNBC Based on KEYNOTE-355 Trial
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