astrazeneca oxford caccine 112620 AstraZeneca and Oxford University are facing questions about the trial results of their investigational COVID-19 vaccine after they acknowledged a manufacturing error. On Monday, AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford announced that the Coronavirus vaccine they are developing is 70 percent effective...

ecbank sep12 26nov20 European Central Bank policymakers saw the risks to the euro area growth outlook as clearly tilted to the downside and agreed that this warranted an adjustment in its monetary policy measures in December, the minutes of the latest policy session showed on Thursday. "Overall, members considered the...

maradona nov26 Three days of national mourning has begun in Argentina in honor of the late football legend Diego Maradona. One of the greatest football palayers of modern era, Maradona died at his home in Tigre, near Buenos Aires, on Wednesday at the age of 60 after suffering heart failure. His body will lie in state for public viewing at the Casa Rosada, the presidential palace in Buenos Aires. Revered as Go

uscoronavirus nov26 America is celebrating a bleak and dangerous Thanksgiving holiday at a time more than 1,80,000 people are infected with coronavirus in a single day, and half of them in hospitals are fighting it. Wednesday was also the day when the second highest number of COVID deaths was reported in the country. With 2304 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 casualt

bestbuy nov26 Best Buy Co., Inc. is offering more tech deals at Black Friday prices starting Thanksgiving. Further, Cyber Monday offers will be available all week long, starting Saturday, November 28. The electronics retailer said the Thanksgiving offers for brands such as Apple, Dyson, KitchenAid and more will be available at BestBuy.com since its stores are closed for the day.

disney nov26 Walt Disney Co. plans to lay off 32,000 workers in the first half of fiscal 2021 as the media and entertainment giant struggles to operate amid the worsening coronavirus pandemic. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company said the expected cuts will be primarily at Parks, Experiences and Products.

riksbank 021517 26nov20 Sweden's central bank expanded its asset purchase programme and vowed to keep its interest rate at zero in coming years as tighter restrictions to contain the spread of Covid-19 infections lead to a new downturn in the economy. The Executive Board of Riksbank decided to expand the asset purchases by SEK 200 billion to a total nominal amount of up to SEK 700 billion.

stockmarkets dec21 26nov20 European stocks struggled for direction on Thursday as investors reacted to soft U.S. data released overnight and the minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting. Many Fed members favored enhanced bond-buying guidance fairly soon, but didn't see a need for immediate adjustments. The dollar...

germany may25 26nov20 German consumer sentiment deteriorated notably due to the partial lockdown, survey results from the market research group GfK showed Thursday. The forward-looking consumer sentiment index fell to -6.7 in December from revised -3.2 in October. The expected reading was -5.0.

syringesvials nov25 Vaccination is an effective way to halt a pandemic. In the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the number of confirmed cases across the globe has crossed 60 million, with over 1.42 million fatalities, as of this writing. The U.S., which has reported 12.77 million cases and over 262,000 deaths, remains the worst-hit country.

wholefoodsmarket nov26 Supermarket chain Whole Foods Market, owned by e-commerce giant Amazon, has recalled packaged popcorn chicken with sweet chili sauce citing the possible presence of undeclared shellfish or shrimp, an allergen, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. The affected products were sold across 26 Whole Foods Market locations in Northern California and Reno, Nevada.

stockmarkets dec24 26nov20 European stocks are seen opening flat to slightly higher on Thursday, with trading activity likely to remain amid the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States. U.S. bonds and stocks will trade on a partial schedule on Friday. With the coronavirus infection rate slowing down in Europe, investors are...

preview aug02 26nov20 Consumer confidence from Germany and minutes of the monetary policy meeting of the European Central Bank are due on Thursday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, German Gfk consumer confidence survey results are due. The forward-looking consumer sentiment index is forecast to fall to -5.0 in December from -3.1 in October.

wallstreet oct24 25nov20 Following the strong upward move seen in the previous session, stocks turned in a mixed performance during trading on Wednesday. The Nasdaq climbed to a new record closing high, while the Dow and the S&P 500 gave back some ground.

ukunemployment dec17 25nov20 UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak on Wednesday boosted spending on infrastructure and plans to create jobs for the unemployed as official forecasts pointed to the worst economic contraction in over 300 years due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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