Pfizer / BioNTech soon expects data on shot protection against new COVID-19 variant

Pfizer / BioNTech soon expects data on shot protection against new COVID-19 variant

Looking for signs that warrant a vaccine redesign BioNTech says it understands the experts’ concerns BioNTech, Pfizer in an attempt to establish a relaunch routine FRANKFURT, Nov 26 (Reuters) – BioNTech SE (22UAy.DE) said on Friday that they expect more data on a worrying new coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa within two weeks to … Read more

Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo is falling after revenue loss

Chinese e-commerce platform Pinduoduo is falling after revenue loss

The Pinduoduo logo can be seen in this illustration photo taken on July 17, 2018. REUTERS / Thomas White / Illustration Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BEIJING, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – US-listed shares of Pinduoduo Inc (PDD.O) fell as much as 18% in early trading on Friday after the … Read more

From cruise operators to airlines: ‘Reopening’ stocks fall due to various fears

From cruise operators to airlines: ‘Reopening’ stocks fall due to various fears

November 26 (Reuters) – Companies benefiting from this year’s economic reopening, including AMC Entertainment, United Airlines and Carnival Corp, were hit on Friday by fears that a possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant could ruin their recovery . The variant, discovered in South Africa, prompted more countries to tighten border controls and investors across the globe to … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

Dow falls above 2% as new virus variant scares investors

Dow falls above 2% as new virus variant scares investors

A street sign for Wall Street was seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in Manhattan, New York City, USA December 28, 2016. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up Travel, banks, energy stocks lead to declines Pfizer hits record highs Dow eyes worst day since October … Read more

India is ready to resume overseas flights, tightens screening for new COVID-19 variant

India is ready to resume overseas flights, tightens screening for new COVID-19 variant

NEW DELHI, November 26 (Reuters) – India said on Friday it would resume international passenger flights from mid-December with COVID-19-linked curbs for “vulnerable” countries, and ordered stricter border screening as fears of a new coronavirus variant spread globally. The Federal Ministry of Health said reports of mutations in the variant, identified as B.1.1.529, had “serious … Read more

Italy, France deepen strategic ties, while Merkel’s exit tests Europe

Italy, France deepen strategic ties, while Merkel’s exit tests Europe

France, Italy seal the pact on closer economic, other ties Coincides with shift change in Germany No reorientation of Paris’ priorities, Macron says Testy relations were improved after Draghi became Italian Prime Minister ROM, November 26 (Reuters) – Italy and France on Friday signed a treaty to strengthen bilateral ties and strengthen their coordination within … Read more

‘Go through. Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

‘Go through.  Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

Lukashenko says he will not force migrants to return home Two flights with returned migrants arrive in Iraq Two more flights are scheduled for 26-27. November Poland reports unrest in detention centers BRUZGI, Belarus / MOSCOW, November 26 (Reuters) – Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko told migrants stranded on the border with Poland on Friday that … Read more

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians; The Kremlin denies the role

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians;  The Kremlin denies the role

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy attends news briefing following Ukraine-EU summit in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 October 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up KYIV, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday that Ukraine had unveiled a plan to overthrow his … Read more