presidentialdebate 0929 With just 34 days remaining for Americans to vote for the country's next leader, the stage is all set for the first of the three socially distanced presidential debates to take place. Moderated by Chris Wallace of Fox News at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, the debate will kick off at 9 PM ET on Tuesday. There will be six segments of approximately 15 minu

hkma 092920 The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has selected U.S.-based blockchain technology firm ConsenSys to conduct a study on the application of a central bank digital currency for cross-border payments. ConsenSys has been awarded a contract by the HKMA to develop technology for a central bank digital currency proof-of-concept.

abbott sept29 The Trump Administration announced a national plan to distribute 150 million Abbott rapid point-of-care coronavirus tests in the coming weeks to assist Governors' efforts to safely reopen their states and schools. Explaining its details at a White House news conference, President Donald Trump said 50 million tests will go to protect the most vulnerable communities, and 100 million tests will be g

elonmusk sept29 Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, said the aerospace company is planning to list its space internet venture, Starlink, after many years when revenue growth is smooth and predictable. In a tweet, Musk said, "We will probably IPO Starlink, but only several years in the future when revenue growth is smooth & predictable. Public market does *not* like erratic

nationalcoffeeday sept29 It's again that day of the year when coffee lovers celebrate their passion for the caffeinated beverage. It is National Coffee Day today in the U.S. when major food and beverage outlets nationwide promote the coffee culture with deals for coffee fans. In the U.S., major coffee outlets such as Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts, Wawa, Krispy Kreme, Wendy's and Panera Bread give away free cups of coffee.

wallstreet sept29 Ahead of the first Presidential debate tonight, the early signs from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open slightly down. At 9.00 pm, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will debate. The U.S. International Trade in the goods report and monthly Retail Inventories...

gm sept29 The state of Ohio ordered General Motors to repay $28 million in tax credits after closing the Lordstown plant, which was in agreement to be operated until 2040. The Ohio Tax Credit Authority said the closure violated the terms of two economic development agreements signed by the company. In separate development, GM announced it is investing $71 million in two other Ohio manufacturing facilities.

covid sept29 The world on Tuesday recorded a terrible milestone of the number of people dying from coronavirus infection reaching 1 million. The United States, Brazil and India make up nearly half of the total death toll globally, with U.S. recording the most deaths and infections. With the addition of 33,735 coronavirus-related cases in the last 24 hours, total number of infections in the U.S. reached 71490

stockmarkets dec26 29sep20 What's moving these stocks in the pre-market hours today?

stockmarkets jan07 29sep20 European stocks were moving lower on Tuesday as investors looked for cues from the final round of Brexit trade talks as well as the upcoming U.S. presidential debate. The European Union and Britain have indicated that a post-Brexit deal was still some way off as negotiations recommenced over implementing...

eurozoneflag aug23 29sep20 Eurozone economic confidence index reached a six-month high in September driven by waning pessimism in industry, retail trade, construction and services, survey data from the European Commission showed Tuesday. The economic confidence index rose to 91.1 in September from 87.5 in August. This was the highest score since March and above economists' forecast of 89.0.

biotech sept29 Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Abeaona's leadership and Board transitions, GENFIT's deal with LabCorp., FDA hold on Inovio's planned Phase 2/3 Covid-19 vaccine trial, the new CEO of Merck KGaA, and label expansion of Pfizer's blockbuster drug Xeljanz.

stockmarkets jan23 29sep20 European stocks may open higher on Tuesday as investors watch the latest developments on the U.S. stimulus bill and brace for the first of three presidential debates between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, coming amid rising coronavirus deaths and trade tensions with China. Asian markets are trading...

preview oct22 29sep20 Economic confidence from euro area and mortgage approvals data from the UK are due on Tuesday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.45 am ET, the statistical office Insee publishes France's monthly consumer confidence survey data for September. The consumer sentiment index is forecast to fall marginally to 93.0 from 94 in August.

United Airlines pilots have approved a deal to avoid furlough of thousands of pilots at least until June 2021.

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