European stocks are suffering the worst day in 17 months due to virus fears

European stocks are suffering the worst day in 17 months due to virus fears

The German stock price index DAX graph is plotted on the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, on November 23, 2021. REUTERS / Staff Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up Travel stocks are diving by almost 9%, which is the worst this week Banks fall and follow bond yields Stay-at-home stocks … Read more

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

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

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

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

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

The German Air Force will transfer COVID patients as some hospitals were overwhelmed

Police officers walk along a street with pubs while checking the protocol for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Dresden, Germany, 23 November 2021. REUTERS / Matthias Rietschel Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BERLIN, November 26 (Reuters) – Germany prepared its air force to transfer COVID-19 patients from overwhelmed hospitals in … Read more

Tesla withdraws the application for state aid for the German battery plant

A view shows the entrance to the construction site of the future Tesla Gigafactory in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany, on August 12, 2021. REUTERS / Hannibal Hanschke / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BERLIN, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) has withdrawn its state aid application for … Read more

WHO meets to designate a new variant, warns against travel measures

WHO convenes expert meeting to evaluate the B.1.1.529 variant Warns countries against imposing travel restrictions “This is one to see, I would say we are concerned” – WHO expert GENEVA, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned countries against the rapid imposition of travel restrictions on the new B.1.1.529 variant … Read more

WHO warns against imposing travel restrictions due to new variant

A logo is pictured at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, June 25, 2020. REUTERS / Denis Balibouse / File Photo GENEVA, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday warned countries against the rapid imposition of travel restrictions on the new B.1.1.529 variant of COVID-19, saying they should … Read more