amazon 12 Amazon announced the extension of Project Zero, which protects and empowers brands to combat counterfeits, to seven new countries. The project is now available in Australia, Brazil, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Turkey, and the UAE, along with ten other countries where Amazon has a store.

schoolcoronavirus 12 After a week of opening for regular classes, more than 900 students and staff members in the Cherokee County School District in northern Georgia have been forced to go on quarantine because of possible exposure to coronavirus, raising more questions about the feasibility and risks involved in the move. Cherokee County Schools reopened on August 3 for in-person learning. When in-person and virtual

uk dec18 12aug20 The UK economy contracted at the fastest pace on record in the second quarter amid the coronavirus pandemic, despite signs of recovery taking hold in June after the relaxation of restrictions on movement. Gross domestic product contracted by 20.4 percent sequentially in the second quarter, following a 2.2 percent drop in the first quarter, the Office for National Statistics reported Wednesday.

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stockmarkets dec12 12aug20 European stocks edged higher on Wednesday after data showed factory output in the euro zone grew for the second straight month in June, following a marked relaxation of the coronavirus containment measures. Industrial output grew 9.1 percent on month, slower than the 12.3 percent rise in May and the...

usda aug12 The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced a Cooperative Interstate Shipment or CIS agreement with the State of Vermont. As per the deal, Vermont is allowed to operate a CIS program, with which certain state-inspected meat and poultry processors can ship their products across state lines, and expand their business opportunities.

stockmarkets jan11 12aug20 European stocks may open a tad lower on Wednesday after strong gains the previous day. Underlying sentiment may remain cautious as virus worries persist, a political impasse in the U.S. over further economic relief continued and China stepped up military drills around East Asia. Asian markets fell...

preview oct24 12aug20 Quarterly national accounts from the UK and industrial production from euro area are due on Wednesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the Office for National Statistics is set to issue UK quarterly GDP, industrial production and foreign trade data. The economy is forecast to contract 20.5 percent sequentially in the second quarter after easing 2.2 percent.

coronavirus feb18 12aug20 Moderna said Tuesday that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. to initially supply 100 million doses of its experimental vaccine for COVID-19, mRNA-1273. The U.S. government has awarded up to $1.525 billion for the vaccine.

wallstreet oct17 11aug20 After turning in a mixed performance for most of the session, the major U.S. stock averages came under pressure late in the trading day on Tuesday. The Dow and the S&P 500 pulled back into negative territory, joining the tech-heavy Nasdaq, which posted a particularly steep loss.

wallstreet aug22 11aug20 After moving in opposite directions early in the session, the major U.S. stock averages continue to turn in a mixed performance in mid-day trading on Tuesday. The Dow and the S&P 500 are moving higher for the eighth straight session, while the Nasdaq is pulling back further off last Thursday's record highs.

wallstreet aug20 11aug20 After closing mixed for two consecutive sessions, the major U.S. stock averages have once again moved in opposite directions during trading on Tuesday. The Dow and the S&P 500 are extending their recent upward move, while the Nasdaq is pulling back further off last Thursday's record highs.

5g aug11 The Defense Department has opted to share bandwidth with the private sector to enhance 5G capabilities for commercial wireless services in the United States. The White House and the Department of Defense announced that 100 megahertz of contiguous, coast-to-coast mid-band spectrum will be made available for commercial 5G deployment. The Federal Communications Commission will auction the 3450 Mhz

ubitquity rainier title 081120 Title and Escrow company Rainier Title has teamed up with blockchain start-up Ubitquity LLC to develop a blockchain-powered platform for creating tokenized property title as well as parallel records of conveyances. Ubitquity is the enterprise-ready blockchain-secured platform for real estate and title recordkeeping. Rainier Title is a title company serving the Washington State.

mrwokfoods aug11 Las Vegas, Nevada-based Mr. Wok Foods has recalled about 200,000 pounds of meat and poultry products for misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS said. The recalled products may contain known allergens such as milk, wheat, soy, peanuts, or oysters. They may also contain MSG, sesame products, or sulfites.

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