COVID-19 spreads mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
"Harry Potter" writer J.K Rowling, "Handmaid's Tale" author Margaret Atwood and "Midnight's Children" writer Salman Rushdie are amongst 150 public figures to have signed a letter condemning the practice of 'public shaming,' or cancel culture as it is known popularly. Cancel culture is a term used to describe individuals who have shared an unpopular opinion […]
Global stocks struggled to gain ground on Wednesday following signs that a surge in US coronavirus cases could undermine a recovery in the world’s biggest economy. In Europe, equities fell for a second day, with the region-wide Stoxx 600 shedding 0.6 per cent in early trading along with London’s FTSE 100. China’s CSI 300 of Shanghai and Shenzhen-listed stocks however closed 1.6 per cent higher, extending this week’s rally to more than 8 per cent with the index heading for a seventh week of gains.
While not a mind-blowing move, it is good to see that the Boku, Inc. (LON:BOKU) share price has gained 12% in the last...
Thailand expects to delay plans for so-called travel bubbles given a resurgence in coronavirus infections in countries that had managed to contain the initial outbreak, a senior official told Reuters on Wednesday. Thailand partially lifted a three-month ban on foreign visitors this month and had been planning to further boost tourism, a key contributor to its economy, by creating travel bubbles later in the year with countries like Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong that had managed to contain the virus. "The travel bubble that was going to begin in the fourth quarter could be delayed," he added.
New York, July 08, 2020 -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Hereditary Genetic Testing Market: Focus on Product, Sample, Technology, Genetic Testing.
Moody's Investors Service has assigned a (P)Baa1 senior unsecured rating to the proposed USD2 billion global medium-term note (MTN) program established by PTT Public Company Limited (PTT, Baa1 stable) and its subsidiary PTT Treasury Center Company Limited (PTT TCC). Any issuance under the program by PTT TCC will be unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by PTT.
FirstGroup swung to a loss and withdrew its dividend for the year to March, as the transport operator was weighed down by its troubled US Greyhound bus business and coronavirus in the final month of the reporting period. The rail and bus company warned that there was “material uncertainty” as to whether it could continue as a going concern over the next year because of a lack of clarity over state support schemes and the pace of a recovery in public transport use. The slump to a £300m pre-tax loss in the year to March, from losses of £98m a year earlier, was deepened by a £21.5m coronavirus writedown with passenger numbers plummeting 90 per cent in March as countries went into lockdowns to stop the spread of the virus.
If you want the most 5G coverage, you want magenta. A new report measuring 4G and 5G experiences from over one million customer devices released today from Ookla, a leader in mobile network testing, data and analysis, shows that T-Mobile customers get 5G in nearly 20x more cities than Verizon and AT&T (almost 130x more than Verizon alone). And according to Ookla®, T-Mobile customers with a 5G device have a faster 5G Capable Speed Score — a measurement of upload and download speeds customers with 5G devices experience across the entirety of the network — than Verizon customers. And now that Sprint is part of T-Mobile, all Sprint 5G customers have access to T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network, the largest 5G network in the country, reaching 225 million people and covering more than one million square miles. The report also noted that T-Mobile’s network delivered the best response times or "latency" and came thisclose to tying for first on consistency.
US President Donald Trump’s decision in June to suspend a number of work visas until the end of the year, including the highly sought-after H-1B, has earned him condemnation from business leaders who rely on foreign workers for key positions and from experts who believe it will end up harming the American economy. Dixit had planned to make a short trip to India in March to be by her mother’s side through a high-risk medical procedure.
New York, July 08, 2020 -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Asset Management Global Market Opportunities And Strategies To 2030: COVID 19 Impact and.
German government bond yields slipped towards a one-week low on Wednesday as weaker global stock markets prompted a bout of risk aversion after a rally in risky assets in recent weeks. With little important economic data on the calendar, bond markets are focused on an upcoming meeting between European Union officials to discuss the shape of the EU's recovery fund. On Wednesday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Brussels to discuss the fund, which investors hope will be provided in part as grants, helping economic recovery in southern European states and easing worries they could be saddled with more debt.
China opened its powerful national security office in Hong Kong on Wednesday, turning a hotel near a city-centre park that has been one of the most popular venues for pro-democracy protests into its new headquarters. The office, which operates beyond the scrutiny of local courts or other institutions, will oversee the Hong Kong government's enforcement of the sweeping national security legislation that Beijing imposed on the city last week.
The global unidirectional tapes market size is expected to reach USD 517.9 million by 2027, registering a 14.0% CAGR, according to a new report by Grand View Research Inc. The rapidly rising demand for technologically advanced and fuel-efficient aircraft is expected to improve the application of the product in the aerospace and defense sector, thereby drving the overall market.
Geek+, a global AMR leader is pleased to announce it has extended its cooperation with Decathlon, one of the world's largest retailers of sporting goods, present in over 50 countries with more than 1,600 stores globally. Following the success of a two-year collaboration in its e-commerce and retail fulfillment centers in Shanghai, Decathlon accelerated its automation program, with AMR deployments at two new sites in China. The installations were successfully deployed remotely in under 3 months, following strict pandemic restrictions.
Key Questions Answered in this Report: • What are the underlying structures resulting in the emerging trends within the MaaS market? • How automotive OEMs and MaaS start-ups are evolving in the space? • What was the market value of the product and application of the global MaaS market (2019-2025)?
Around four-fifths of German firms with foreign exposure have experienced a collapse in revenues as a result of the coronavirus crisis, and 93% expect global economic conditions to improve only in 2021 or later, according to a survey. The survey for the German Chambers of Commerce showed the devastation wrought by the epidemic on Europe's largest economy, with 15% of the roughly 3,300 companies surveyed reporting a halving of their annual turnover.
Sobi™ will present data at the ISTH Virtual Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis), 12 - 14 July 2020, strengthening evidence for the efficacy and safety of Elocta® (efmoroctocog alfa) and Alprolix® (eftrenonacog alfa), for haemophilia A and B respectively, as well as pharmacokinetic data on BIVV001 (rFVIIIFc-VWF-XTEN). Data for Doptelet® (avatrombopag) in treatment for thrombocytopenia within Chronic Liver Disease (CLD) and Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) will be presented.
The Global Hair Care Market will grow by $ 14.98 bn during 2019-2023
Amazon.com Inc has invested 23.10 billion rupees ($308.02 million) in Amazon Seller Services, an Indian unit, strengthening the business at a time when more people shop online in a bid to avoid crowded public places. Amazon Singapore made a significant portion of financing, data from business intelligence firm Tofler showed. The company, which competes with Walmart Inc's Flipkart in India, has also been expanding its seller network in the country.