Europe, Asia are tightening borders on the COVID variant, as the WHO calls for caution

Britain bans flights from South Africa region, EU plans similar Variant has a protein that is dramatically different than original Epidemiologist departments raising cubs may be too late Israel on the brink of a state of emergency Parts of Europe that are already struggling are registering daily COVID cases LONDON / GENEVA, 26 November (Reuters) … Read more

Bitcoin is falling while the coronavirus variant is shaking markets

A representation of the virtual cryptocurrency Bitcoin is seen in this image illustration taken October 19, 2021. REUTERS / Edgar Su / File Photo / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up LONDON, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Bitcoin fell nearly 8% Friday after the discovery of a new, potentially … Read more

Stocks, oil spills on virus variant fears, secure port wins

Passers-by wearing protective masks are reflected on an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage house amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Tokyo, Japan, September 29, 2021. REUTERS / Issei Kato Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up European equities fell 2.7%; S&P 500 futures fell 1.8% US … Read more

Australian police are taking control of the Solomon Islands capital after days of riot witnesses

CANBERRA, November 26 (Reuters) – A night curfew will be reintroduced in Solomon Islands’ capital Honiara after Australian police began taking control of hotspots after three days of violent protests in the South Pacific island nation, witnesses said. The Ministry of Health said in a statement that the city’s clinics were closed and called on … Read more

Equities are falling, bonds are jumping as virus variant scares investors

Passers-by wearing protective masks are reflected on an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage house amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Tokyo, Japan, September 29, 2021. REUTERS / Issei Kato Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up MSCI AxJ falls 1.8%; S&P 500 futures fell 1% US … Read more

Shanghai is cutting back on tourism, the eastern Chinese city is restricting transportation due to the resurgence of COVID

SHANGHAI, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – A handful of local COVID-19 cases in eastern China have led Shanghai City to curb tourism activities and a nearby city to cut back on public transport as China insists on zero tolerance for let clusters spread. Shanghai city discovered three domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases with confirmed symptoms on November … Read more

China asks Didi to delist from US due to security fears – Bloomberg News

SHANGHAI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Chinese regulators have asked top executives of ride-highiling giant Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) to devise a plan to delist from US stock markets for fear of data security, Bloomberg News reported. China’s tech watchdog wants management to remove the company from the New York Stock Exchange due to concerns about … Read more

Shares are falling, havens are rising as new COVID-19 variant scares investors

Passers-by wearing protective masks are reflected on an electronic board showing stock prices outside a brokerage house amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Tokyo, Japan, September 29, 2021. REUTERS / Issei Kato Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SYDNEY, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Asian stocks suffered their sharpest … Read more

Tesla invests DKK 188 million USD to expand factory capacity in Shanghai – Beijing Daily

SHANGHAI, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) plans to invest up to 1.2 billion yuan ($ 187.91 million) to expand production capacity at its Shanghai plant, which will allow it to employ 4,000 more people on the spot, the state- The supported Beijing Daily newspaper reported Friday. The newspaper attributed the information to a … Read more

China’s Kaisa seeks to extend the term of 400 million. USD offshore bonds, stocks rising

HONG KONG, NOVEMBER 25 (Reuters) – China’s Kaisa Group Holdings Ltd (1638 BC) said on Thursday it wants to extend the maturity of a $ 400 million bond by a year and a half – part of the property developer’s effort to avoid a mess default and resolve a liquidity crisis. In an application, Kaisa … Read more