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Malaysia's government plans to add a further 20 billion ringgit ($4.84 billion) to a new fund to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, Finance Minister Tengku Zafrul Abdul Aziz said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:50 am.Reuters → Español →
European Central Bank Vice-President Luis de Guindos said on Friday that Eurozone growth will likely be negative in the fourth quarter, as countries have imposed new restrictions to the economic activity over the past weeks in a bid to slow the coronavirus contagion.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:20 am.Reuters → Español →
Wealthy countries have ramped up financing to help developing countries cut carbon emissions and cope with the impact of climate change, although it is unclear if they will meet their goal of $100 billion this year.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:10 am.Reuters → Español →
Many of Europe's travel tech companies have suffered setbacks as the coronavirus pandemic has forced governments to restrict people's movements, but amid the carnage one German startup is pushing ahead with its growth plans.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:00 am.Reuters → Español →
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk finally made good on his promise to sell "Tesla Tequila" - two years after teasing the effort in a tweet, and the $250 bottle quickly flew off the virtual shelf.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 3:50 am.Reuters → Español →
Denmark's State Serum Institute, which deals with infectious diseases, has found mink-related versions of coronavirus in 214 people since June, according to a report on its website updated on Nov. 5.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 3:45 am.Reuters → Español →
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 21,506 to 619,089, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Friday. The reported death toll rose by 166 to 11,096, the tally showed.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 3:35 am.Reuters → Español →
U.S. frackers are bringing back equipment even as oil prices languish around $40 a barrel in a bid to boost production and tap into a backlog of drilled wells left uncompleted (DUCs) when oil prices crashed earlier this year.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 3:25 am.Reuters → Español →
Malaysia's government unveiled an expansionary budget on Friday to spur activity in an economy badly hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, amid uncertainty over the stability of the ruling coalition.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 3:20 am.Reuters → Español →
Vietnam will stick to its strategy of containing COVID-19 rather than rush to secure a supply of a vaccine that could be financially risky, the head of the country's coronavirus task force said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 2:35 am.Reuters → Español →
After multiple violations of the NFL's COVID-19 protocols, the Raiders were hit with the strongest penalties yet for any team.
Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 2:31 am.USA TODAY → Español →
Japan's Sharp Corp reported on Friday a 17.1% drop in second-quarter operating profit as the coronavirus pandemic continued to hurt sales of automotive displays and office printers.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 2:30 am.Reuters → Español →
German industrial output rose by less than expected in September as the coronavirus crisis held back activity, data showed on Friday, suggesting Europe's largest economy may not have the strength of avoid a double dip.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 2:20 am.Reuters → Español →
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Friday she had discussed coronavirus controls and economic relief measures with mainland Chinese officials during her three-day trip to Beijing and that the central government has welcomed her proposals.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 2:15 am.Reuters → Español →
There is a "50/50" chance that Britain and the European Union will be able to reach a deal over the terms of Britain's exit from the bloc, EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 2:10 am.Reuters → Español →
The decision to suspend Ant Group's planned initial public offering in China was based on a comprehensive consideration about safeguarding the interests of financial consumers and investors, a senior central bank official said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 1:40 am.Reuters → Español →
New films are opting for streaming amid the pandemic. Out this weekend: Netflix debuts 'Operation Christmas Drop,' Eva Green goes cosmic in 'Proxima.'
Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 1:33 am.USA TODAY → Español →
China's central bank will consider policy changes as the economy recovers, but it will not make hasty moves and any shifts would be based on accurate economic assessments, a vice governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 1:20 am.Reuters → Español →
Production expectations for the mighty industrial sector of Europe's largest economy have weakened somewhat for the coming months, Germany's Ifo institute said on Friday, adding that it was unclear what impact lockdown measures would have.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:50 am.Reuters → Español →
German insurer Allianz on Friday posted an unexpected 6% rise in net profit in the third quarter from a year earlier, despite pressure on business from the pandemic but again shied away from updating its full-year profit guidance.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:45 am.Reuters → Español →
Honda Motor Co on Friday more than doubled its full-year operating profit forecast as it reported second-quarter earnings grew 28% amid a rebound in China after auto sales were squeezed by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:35 am.Reuters → Español →
Mexico's health ministry reported on Thursday 5,567 additional coronavirus cases and 544 more deaths, bringing the official number of cases to 949,197 and the death toll to 93,772.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:30 am.Reuters → Español →
Alibaba is starting to feel the Ant sting. The e-commerce giant's ties to the reeling financial technology company are weighing on its $780 billion valuation. A suspended initial public offering and Beijing's new credit rules have hit just as growth at Alibaba's core shopping...
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:25 am.Reuters → Español →
Sinopec's <600028.SS> <0386.HK> Beihai refinery is expected to complete its refining structure upgrade project in June 2021, three months behind schedule, the company said on Friday.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:20 am.Reuters → Español →
Australia's Victoria state reported its seventh consecutive day of zero locally transmitted COVID-19 cases on Friday, suggesting a three-month strict lockdown in the city of Melbourne has successfully contained a second wave outbreak.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:10 am.Reuters → Español →
Indian stocks rose on Friday, boosted by shares of the country's most valuable company Reliance Industries after it secured more funding for its retail business, with the indexes being on track for their best weekly performance in five months.
Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 12:00 am.Reuters → Español →
Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T> more than doubled its full-year operating forecast on Friday amid a rebound in sales in China that were hit by the coronavirus pandemic earlier this year, even as it reported second-quarter operating profit slid 24%.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 11:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
China's foreign trade is expected to have grown quite strongly in October due to a recovery in global markets and the domestic economy, a Reuters poll showed, but there are fears that the coronavirus upsurge overseas could slow trade in coming months.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 11:45 pm.Reuters → Español →
Volkswagen will tweak its strategy to maintain investment momentum for developing electric and autonomous cars as it tries to make up for lost revenues caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the company's chief executive said.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 11:30 pm.Reuters → Español →
South Korean drugmaker Celltrion Inc said on Friday patients treated with its experimental COVID-19 antibody drug in a small-size early-stage trial showed at least a 44% improvement in recovery time.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 11:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
REUTERS - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc said U.S. health regulators were doing a careful analysis of its experimental antibody cocktail to treat COVID-19 and that it was hopeful the drug could be authorized for emergency use in the country soon.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 11:10 pm.Reuters → Español →
AstraZeneca Plc plans to start early and mid-stage clinical trials of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate in China this year, a senior executive said on Friday, as it prepares a global rollout of the vaccine.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:55 pm.Reuters → Español →
Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co is looking at making vaccines a core business after completing asset sales to lower debt following its takeover of Shire Plc, Chief Executive Christophe Weber said.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
Japan will open an English-speaking support office for foreign asset management firms seeking to do business in the country in January, Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday, as it aims to boost the country's standing as a global financial centre.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:45 pm.Reuters → Español →
Ford Motor Co's Chinese ventures reported higher vehicle sales for October from a year earlier, as strong demand for sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) and vans continued to support its recovery in the world's biggest auto market.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:40 pm.Reuters → Español →
Toyota Motor Corp <7203.T> more than doubled its full-year operating profit forecast on Friday, as vehicle sales rebound in China from a coronavirus pandemic squeeze earlier this year that contributed to a 24% slide in second-quarter earnings.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:35 pm.Reuters → Español →
A gauge of Asian shares rallied to a near three-year peak while the dollar stayed sluggish and U.S. bond yields slipped on Friday in anticipation that a divided U.S. legislature would limit major policy changes and keep the status quo on economic policies.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:25 pm.Reuters → Español →
Mink appear to be susceptible to the new SARS-CoV-2 virus and "good reservoirs" for the disease, with a mutated strain having caused infections in a dozen people in Denmark, a World Health Organization official said on Thursday.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
China's Ministry of Commerce expects the country's service imports to reach $2.5 trillion over the next five years, the official Shanghai Securities News said, citing a report from the ministry.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 10:00 pm.Reuters → Español →
The glut is in neighborhoods with condo towers, particularly where the construction boom has been. Neighborhoods with low-rise buildings are less impacted.
Published by Wolf Street at November 05, 2020 9:57 pm.Wolf Street → Español →
Some of the world's largest insurers and pension schemes are warning companies they invest in not to finance, insure, build, develop or plan new thermal coal plants or face sanctions, including possible divestment.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 9:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
Square Inc shares rose 7% in extended trading on Thursday after the company's third-quarter profit beat estimates, helped by growth in online payments and its consumer business Cash App.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 9:00 pm.Reuters → Español →
Japan's household spending slumped in September from a year earlier and real wages slid for the seventh straight month, data showed on Friday, a sign sluggish domestic demand will continue to drag on any recovery in the world's third-largest economy.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 8:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
Coronavirus cases in the United States surged by at least 109,757 on Thursday, according to a Reuters tally, the second consecutive daily record rise as the outbreak spreads in every region.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 8:40 pm.Reuters → Español →
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday vowed to work closely with overseas authorities to keep currency moves stable, signalling his readiness to respond to any yen spike that threatens to derail the country's fragile economic recovery.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 8:25 pm.Reuters → Español →
At a workshop in the South Korean capital, two environmental activists melt down old plastic bottle caps that thousands of volunteers known as "sparrows" have collected in a bid to fight a tide of plastic the novel coronavirus has helped unleash.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 8:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
General Motors Co plans to sell full-size sport-utility vehicle (SUV) models in China for the first time, and will import a range of models to beef up its product lineup into the world's biggest car market, its China chief told Reuters.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 8:10 pm.Reuters → Español →
Australian financial conglomerate Macquarie Group Ltd on Friday reported its first-half profit dropped by nearly a third due to delayed deals and a rise in impairment charges that led to the first loss ever in its investment banking unit.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 7:45 pm.Reuters → Español →
Ontario, Canada's most-populous province, said on Thursday it would spend more on healthcare and support for the economy during the coronavirus crisis, as it projected a record budget deficit for 2020-21 and additional shortfalls over future years.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 7:30 pm.Reuters → Español →
After struggling to kickstart moviegoing in pandemic-suffering North American theaters, Christopher Nolan's "Tenet" heads to home release on Dec. 15.
Published by USA TODAY at November 05, 2020 7:25 pm.USA TODAY → Español →
Exercise bike maker Peloton Interactive Inc on Thursday warned of near-term supply constraints, as demand for its at-home fitness equipment has shot up due to gym closures during the pandemic.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 7:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
European budget airline Wizz Air said on Thursday it was positioning itself for an expected recovery in air travel in the spring, buoyed by its cash-rich position which should see it through a tough winter.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 7:10 pm.Reuters → Español →
A suggestion by an ethics professor at a leading UK university that governments should pay citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19 has sparked debate over whether such incentives are ethical, or dangerous, and would boost or limit uptake.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 7:00 pm.Reuters → Español →
When the pandemic pummeled the oil industry in the spring, many called the situation unprecedented. Prices were falling because of oversupply, but demand was failing to react to lower prices because of the pandemic. Then China’s lockdown ended, and the industry breathed a sigh of relief. Things were going to get back on track. But now lockdowns are being implemented once again and a return to ‘normal’ seems as far away as it has ever been. The UK enters a month-long lockdown today. The country is nowhere near as essential for…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 7:00 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →
Pfizer Inc received informal requests relating to its operations in China from the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in June and August, respectively, its regulatory filing https://bit.ly/38geoz2 showed on Thursday.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd <9988.HK> and Swiss group Richemont will invest $1.1 billion (£837 million) in online luxury fashion retailer Farfetch Ltd and its new Chinese marketplace, as online demand for luxury goods booms in the Asian country.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:45 pm.Reuters → Español →
British police said they arrested 104 Londoners on Thursday for breach of coronavirus regulations, adding that they expected more arrests as policing operations continued into the night.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:40 pm.Reuters → Español →
A gauge of Asian shares was set to cling to a near three-year peak while the dollar stayed sluggish on Friday as the prospect of a divided U.S. legislature dimmed the chance of major policy changes, lifting risk appetite.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:30 pm.Reuters → Español →
Spain added 368 fatalities to its coronavirus death toll in the sharpest daily increase for the pandemic's second wave, Health Ministry data showed on Thursday.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:15 pm.Reuters → Español →
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday reported 9,463,782 cases of the novel coronavirus, an increase of 106,537 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 1,141 to 233,129.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:10 pm.Reuters → Español →
Sometimes a forced seller can still be a lucky one. Take Walt Disney as an example. Just last year, it sold a cluster of sports networks to Sinclair Broadcast for some $10 billion – and on Wednesday, Sinclair wrote down their value by more than $4 billion. That takes some...
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:05 pm.Reuters → Español →
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said on Thursday a hard lockdown will be imposed in seven municipalities in northern Denmark after a mutation of the coronavirus that was found in mink had spread to humans.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 6:00 pm.Reuters → Español →
The world’s eCommerce king has found itself in a war that it may not be able to win. Its competitors are a group of specialty players that are overtaking Amazon one sector at a time. These specialist sectors include the pet food industry, that Amazon is losing to the now-giant Chewy.com (NYSE:CHWY)—the $26.4-billion company that started as a dotcom in a basement and then stole major market share from Amazon. Now, ecommerce pioneer Sean Dollinger who took Namaste Technologies (TSXV.N) from $6M to $1.2B in just 15 months has launched…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 6:00 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →
Hungary will start importing small quantities of a Russian-made COVID-19 vaccine in December for final testing and licensing, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said in a Facebook video on Thursday.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 5:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
Livent Corp said on Thursday it would form a joint venture to buy Canada's troubled Nemaska lithium project and it had extended its supply agreement for the electric vehicle battery metal with Tesla Inc through the end of 2021.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 5:45 pm.Reuters → Español →
Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday that demand for its food-delivery service expanded in the latest quarter, but its global rides business was seeing its slowest recovery rate in the United States, its most important market.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 5:35 pm.Reuters → Español →
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn raised his stake in U.S. printer maker Xerox Holdings Corp to about 14.4% as of Nov. 5, according to a filing https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/921669/000092846420000070/xrxsc13da11052020.htm, months after he backed...
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 5:30 pm.Reuters → Español →
The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) announced disappointing results this week from its call for bids on offshore oil parcels, according to a press release. Of the 17 parcels offered up in the Eastern Newfoundland Region, only one received any bids—Parcel 9—for which the winning bidder, BP Canada Energy Group ULC, committed $27 million in exploration work. For the petroleum board—and for Canada in general—that must be a crushing disappointment. In contrast, 2018 saw bids totaling $1.3 billion…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 5:30 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →
The Federal Reserve's asset purchases succeeded in calming markets and supporting to the economy, and officials plan to keep buying at the current pace - not more, not less - for the foreseeable future, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said on Thursday.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 5:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
The 15 June clash between military units of the two great Asia powers – China and India – in the disputed territory of the Galwan Valley in the Himalayas reflected a much greater change in the core relationship between the two countries than the relatively small number of casualties might imply. It marked a new ‘push back’ strategy from India against China’s policy of seeking to increase its economic and military alliances from Asia through the Middle East and into Southern Europe, in line with its multi-layered…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 5:00 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →
Seventeen out of 50 U.S. states reported record one-day increases in cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, a day after the country set a record with nearly 105,000 new infections reported on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 4:52 pm.Reuters → Español →
The head of France's public health service said on Thursday that the coronavirus crisis in the country is getting worse and every day in the fight to slow the spread of infections counts.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 4:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
Biogen’s potential new treatment of Alzheimer’s disease could be the biggest drug ever. The company added $17 billion to its market capitalization on Wednesday when the Food and Drug Administration hinted in released documents that regulators were persuaded the drug worked...
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 4:10 pm.Reuters → Español →
The Federal Reserve will publish new color around policymaker outlooks for interest rates and the economy, and release some details earlier, changes that could give fresh insight into rate-setting decisions.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 4:00 pm.Reuters → Español →
The energy sector has emerged as the worst-performing of the United States' 11 market sectors in the current year, dropping to its lowest point relative to the S&P; 500 since 1931. However, the oil and gas sector has managed to stage something of a comeback over the past few days, gaining momentum and rallying 9% thanks to Trump re-election odds improving quite dramatically as early results rolled in. Trump has vowed to continue supporting the sector, while Biden is widely viewed as being against the fracking industry. Yet, one Wall Street…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 4:00 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →
Royal Dutch Shell said on Thursday it was closing its refinery in Convent, Louisiana, the largest such U.S. facility and first on the U.S. Gulf Coast to shut down since the coronavirus pandemic devastated worldwide demand.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 3:50 pm.Reuters → Español →
Chinese Fishing Fleet Leaves Ecuador, Chile, Peru, Scrambling to Respond
A new report suggests the Chinese fishing fleet that mass trawled just off Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands in recent months crossed the maritime boundary to fish illegally in Ecuadorian waters, sparking a renewed search for regional solutions to reel in illegal fishing and tackle Chinese impunity.
Published by InSight Crime at November 05, 2020 3:43 pm.InSight Crime → Español →
Look out, dalgona coffee. There's a new viral food trend in town: Hot cocoa bombs. Here's everything to know about the edible bath bombs for your cup.
Published by USA TODAY at November 05, 2020 3:40 pm.USA TODAY → Español →
Storm Eta unleashed torrential rains and catastrophic flooding in Central America, killing at least 18 people and turning streets into waist-high water channels, though 60 fishermen who had been missing off Honduras made it back to shore.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 3:30 pm.Reuters → Español →
Canada is finally close to an aid package for airlines that will likely offer low-interest loans to carriers versus taking outright stakes, three sources say, eight months after the COVID-19 pandemic decimated air travel.
Published by Reuters at November 05, 2020 3:20 pm.Reuters → Español →
Starbucks releases its 2020 holiday cups on Nov. 6 along with free reusable red cups and winter drink menu with peppermint mochas and eggnog lattes.
Published by USA TODAY at November 05, 2020 3:03 pm.USA TODAY → Español →
The long-awaited consolidation in the U.S. shale patch is well underway, with several high-profile multi-billion-dollar deals announced in the span of just a few weeks. Analysts say that the mergers and acquisitions (M&A;) frenzy was inevitable; smaller oil firms with manageable debts are trying to survive the pandemic-driven industry downturn, and bigger players are looking to add top-quality assets to their portfolios. What is also inevitable during this consolidation drive in the U.S. shale patch is the loss of U.S. oil industry…
Published by OilPrice.com at November 05, 2020 3:00 pm.OilPrice.com → Español →