Travel Curbs Easing: FDA Panel Supports J&J Booster: Virus Update

Low vaccination levels led to daily infections and deaths in Russia and more regions in the country imposed restrictions to slow the spread of the virus. China ordered five airlines to suspend flights after cases were discovered on board. Meanwhile, Hong Kong reported six imported cases. The setbacks come as countries and airlines take their … Read more

Moderna Booster Backed by US Panel; Biden’s plea: virus update

(Bloomberg) — Johnson & Johnson’s Covid Vaccine Booster Got a main recommendation: from advisors to US regulators that the extra shot brings one step closer to approval. The injection approval of Moderna Inc. for adolescents is being postponed by the FDA to assess the risks of myocarditis, Dow Jones reported. Thousands of people in the … Read more

Bali reopening; China’s first local case in a week: virus update

(Bloomberg) — A group of top vaccine experts is meeting on Thursday and Friday to consider whether people taking Moderna Inc.’s Covid-19 vaccines. and Johnson & Johnson should get booster shots. The US Food and Drug Administration will ban Merck & Co.’s Covid-19 pill. send to an advisory committee for review, using a public forum … Read more

BizVibe highlights key challenges in the postal service industry | Monitor business risk and see business insights | State

NEW YORK, October 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BizVibe has added important challenges and trends for profiles in the postal sector on their platform. All 4,500+ postal company profiles will now contain 50+ company data points, including a list of potential challenges that are expected to affect market participants over the next few years. … Read more

Investors scour real estate for stress: Evergrande update

(Bloomberg) — Sharpening liquidity means that: Chinese developers seeking to extend maturities or exchange debt on bond obligations to avoid default amid the China Evergrande Group’s fallout. Modern Land (China) Co. asks for a three-month extension for a dollar bond that matures on Oct. 25, saying in an exchange filing that it wants to “improve … Read more

US urges China to act responsibly in crisis: Evergrande Update

(Bloomberg) — The China Evergrande Group’s dollar bonds fell after people familiar with the matter said some creditors had not yet received repayments on a note they say is guaranteed by the developer. Evergrande’s 2022 bond lost 0.8 cents to 23.5 cents on the dollar, Bloomberg’s compiled prices showed on Thursday. Non-payment of the principal … Read more

BioNTech sees new vaccine need; Japan in conversation: virus update

(Bloomberg) — The Chinese province that was the first epicenter of the Covid-19 outbreak made significant purchases of equipment used to test for infectious diseases months before Beijing notified international authorities of the emergence of a novel coronavirus. Research by a cybersecurity company. A European Union advisory committee approved the use of a third dose … Read more

Stock trading suspended as debt test threatens: Evergrande update

(Bloomberg) — Shares in China Evergrande Group and its property management unit were suspended Monday as a new debt test loomed for the developer, highlighting broader risks that have fueled credit markets. Hopson Development Holdings Ltd., whose shares are also suspended, plans to acquire a 51% stake in Evergrande Property Services Group Ltd. according to … Read more

The petrol crisis ‘gets worse’ in London and the South East as the army prepares to run tankers

2 October 2021, 18:27 | Updated: October 2, 2021, 6:28 p.m. Gasoline queues continue across the country. Photo: Alamy Industrial leaders have warned that fuel supplies are “getting worse” in London and south-east England as panic buyers continue to leave the aprons dry and the army is called in to run tankers. Soldiers will begin … Read more

Progressives pessimistic about infrastructure vote: Congress update

(Bloomberg) — President Joe Biden told Democratic lawmakers during a visit to Capitol Hill that pending a vote in the House, the infrastructure bill will depend on getting a deal on what will be a slimmed-down social spending package. Biden met with the party’s congressional committee as House lawmakers attempted to break a stalemate that … Read more