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covidsouthafrica nov26 The discovery of a new Covid-19 variant in South Africa, which appears to be spreading fast, prompted other countries to take precautionary measures. The latest scare in the pandemic was disclosed by South Africa's health minister Joe Phaahla at a news conference Thursday. "Initially it looked like some cluster outbreaks, but from yesterday, the indication came from our scientists from the Netwo

americanretail nov25 This Black Friday and the following holiday season, retailers across the United States are urged to keep up their inventory amid expected surge in shopping as majority of Americans wait till last minute to fill their baskets, according to certain studies. A new Oracle Retail survey, which was conducted last week and presented earlier this week, showed that 66 percent of consumers were less than

stockmarkets jan02 26nov21 The following are some of the stocks making big moves in Friday's pre-market trading (as of 07.00 A.M. ET).

stockmarkets aug16 26nov21 European stocks fell sharply on Friday as reports of a newly identified and possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant added to concerns over surging Covid cases in Europe. Little is known of the variant detected in South Africa, Botswana and Hong Kong, but scientists said it may be able to evade...

stockmarkets aug16 26nov21 European stocks are seen opening sharply lower on Friday amid worries that new variants of the coronavirus could derail the growth rebound seen in Europe. European countries expanded booster vaccinations and tightened curbs overnight after scientists in South Africa said they had detected a new and...

flagshipfood nov26 Eagle, Idaho -based Flagship Food Group is recalling certain TJ Farms Select brand frozen cauliflower, citing the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. The recall involves a limited number of cases of TJ Farms Select cauliflower that comes in 16 oz. packages with lot code 2077890089 and UPC code 75544000604-3.

preview sept26 25nov21 Quarterly national accounts data from Switzerland is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis releases Germany's import prices for October. Import price inflation is expected to climb to 19.6 percent from 17.7 percent in September.

ecb 102418 25nov21 Staff projections in December may not resolve all uncertainties around the medium-term outlook and policymakers must keep sufficient options for future monetary policy actions, the minutes of the latest European Central Bank meeting showed Thursday.

uscoronavirus nov25 With 111272 new cases reporting on Wednesday, the total number of Covid infections in the United States rose to 48,092,485, as per the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. An additional 1633 Covid deaths on the same day took the total number of people who died due to the pandemic to 775,397. Michigan reported the most number of cases - 20,017 - and most Covid deaths - 313. The weekly av

cihnesecompanies nov25 The United States has added 27 foreign entities and individuals, including a dozen Chinese companies, to its restricted trade list for engaging in activities that are contrary to the U.S. national security or foreign policy interests. Eight China-based technology fifrms are being added to the list as part of the Department of Commerce's efforts to prevent China from using U.S. emerging technologi

takedafda nov25 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Takeda Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd.'s Livtencity (maribavir) as the first drug to treat post-transplant cytomegalovirus or CMV in adults and pediatric patients. The approval is to treat patients 12 years of age and older and weighing at least 35 kilograms with post-transplant CMV infection/disease that does not respond...

germany feb14 25nov21 The German economy expanded slightly less than estimated in the third quarter on weak investment and exports, revised data from Destatis showed on Thursday. Gross domestic product grew 1.7 percent sequentially in the third quarter, instead of 1.8 percent estimated on October 29. Destatis said the recovery of the German economy thus continued in summer, after the GDP had grown by 2.0 percent in

Germany's consumer confidence is set to deteriorate at a faster than expected rate in December as households turned more cautious amid the fourth wave of coronavirus and high inflation, results of a survey showed Thursday.

swedencentralbank july03 25nov21 Sweden's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged, as widely expected on Thursday, and signaled a rate hike in 2024. At the monetary policy meeting, the Executive Board of Riksbank decided to hold the repo rate at zero percent. The bank forecast a rate hike in the latter part of 2024.

stockmarkets jan11 25nov21 European stocks were seeing modest gains on Thursday as positive data from the United States, including consumer data and jobless claims that hit the lowest level for over five decades, helped offset worries about soaring coronavirus cases across the continent. Investors, meanwhile, shrugged off data...

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