mavennet-canada-012120.jpg The Canadian Government is planning to use blockchain technology and Artificial Intelligence to track the steel industry supply chain for Canadian and possibly North American business users and government. The Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, a government agency, has awarded a C$169,427 or about $130,000 worth contract to blockchain start-up Mavennet Systems.

wallstreet-sept17_21jan20.jpg With traders returning to their desks following the long, holiday weekend, stocks may move to the downside in early trading on Tuesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the Dow futures down by 68 points.

trump-jan21.jpg Hearings on an impeachment trial against President Donald Trump is set to begin in the Senate at 1 pm ET Tuesday. The Senate trial begins a month after the House of Representatives passed two impeachment articles against Trump - for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress - over his alleged efforts to coerce Ukraine into investigating former Vice President Joe Biden as well as his alleged atte

facebook-jan21.jpg Facebook plans to add 1,000 new jobs in the UK this year, with more than half of this focused on technology. The new jobs come ahead of Facebook's planned opening of its new office premises in King's Cross, London next year. It will take the social media giant's total employee count in the UK to more than 4,000 by the end of this year.

wallstreet-jan21.jpg The economic announcements are very light on Tuesday after the long holidays. The investors are focusing on earnings results to come up this week. Major corporates such as IBM Corp, Netflix, Johnson and Johnson, Procter and Gamble, Intel and American Express are reporting this week. Asian shares...

germanyifo-july25_21jan20.jpg German economic confidence strengthened significantly at the start of the year to the highest level since 2015, as the signing of the Phase 1 deal between the US and China eased trade tensions, survey results from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim showed on Tuesday.

electricvehicles-jan21.jpg E-commerce giant Amazon is planning to add 10,000 electric vehicles or EVs to its delivery fleet in India by 2025, as part of its efforts to combat the severe climate change. These vehicles are in addition to Amazon's plan of adding 100,000 electric vehicles in its global delivery fleet by 2030, as per the Climate Pledge, which it co-founded and signed in September 2019.

tesla-jan21.jpg Luxury electric car maker Tesla, Inc. confirmed that there is no "unintended acceleration" in Tesla vehicles and that the car will only accelerates if, and only if, the driver told it to do so. The car will also slow down or stop only when the driver applies the brake. The car maker was responding to a petition on "sudden unintended acceleration" made last week by a petitioner.

smokingwho-jan21.jpg Tobacco smokers are at significantly higher risk than non-smokers to develop post-surgical complications, a new study says. This includes impaired heart and lung functions, infections and delayed or impaired wound healing, according to a joint study by the World Health Organization (WHO), the University of Newcastle, Australia and the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA). H

ukunemployment-dec17_21jan20.jpg The UK employment rate hit a record high and the jobless rate remained unchanged at the lowest since 1970s in the three months to November, giving room for policymakers to defer a rate cut later this month. In the three months to November, the employment rate rose by 0.6 percentage points annually to a record 76.3 percent, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday.

ubs-jan21.jpg Swiss banking giant UBS Group AG reported Tuesday significantly higher profit in its fourth quarter, and its best fourth-quarter adjusted profit before tax since 2010. Meanwhile, fiscal 2019 profit declined and the company trimmed its mid-term targets. UBS announced an agreement to sell a 51.2 percent stake in UBS Fondcenter to Clearstream. UBS' shares were losing around 5 percent in Swiss trading

novavax-jan21.jpg Shares of Novavax Inc. (NVAX) have gained more than 46% over the last 5 trading days, thanks to positive development related to its NanoFlu vaccine.

european-market-021219_21jan20.jpg European stocks tumbled on Tuesday as growth worries coupled with concerns over a potential pandemic linked to the coronavirus outbreak in China sparked demand for safe-haven assets. News that three katyusha rockets fell close to the U.S. embassy in the Green Zone in Iraqi capital also weighed on...

ubereatszomato-jan21.jpg After months of speculation, Uber Technologies Inc. divested its food delivery business in India to the local player Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd. in an all-stock deal. Following the deal, Uber will have 9.99 percent ownership in Zomato. Effective Monday, Uber Eats in India discontinued operations and directs restaurants, delivery partners, and users of the Uber Eats apps to the Zomato platform.

stockmarkets-aug16_21jan20.jpg European stocks are likely to open lower on Tuesday as investors weigh the economic impact of a Chinese disease outbreak. The downside, however, may remain limited after the U.S. and France reached a truce in their dispute over French moves to tax American tech companies. Health authorities around...

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