Evergrande founder sells 9% of shares for $ 344 million amid debt crisis

Evergrande founder sells 9% of shares for $ 344 million amid debt crisis

HONG KONG, NOVEMBER 26 (Reuters) – The chairman of China Evergrande Group (3333.HK) Hui Ka Yan sold 1.2 billion shares in the company on Thursday at an average price of HKD 2.23 every Thursday, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange shows. The share sale, worth a total of HK $ 2.68 billion ($ 344 million), lowers … 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

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

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

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

Merck’s COVID-19 pill shows lower efficiency in updated data

Merck’s COVID-19 pill shows lower efficiency in updated data

An experimental COVID-19 treatment pill, called molnupiravir and developed by Merck & Co Inc and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics LP, is seen in this undated distribution photo published by Merck & Co Inc and obtained by Reuters on October 26, 2021. Merck & Co Inc. Distribution via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com … Read more

France extends COVID-19 booster shots to all adults

A doctor talks to a patient at a coronavirus vaccination center (COVID-19) in Ancenis-Saint-Gereon, France, on November 17, 2021. REUTERS / Stephane Mahe Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up PARIS, Nov. 25 (Reuters) – France said Thursday it would make COVID-19 booster shots available to all adults, tighten rules on … Read more

Czech President Zeman returns to hospital after positive COVID test

The re-elected Czech President Milos Zeman attends the inauguration ceremony at Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic, on March 8, 2018. REUTERS / David W Cerny / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up PRAGUE, NOVEMBER 25 (Reuters) – Czech President Milos Zeman was taken back to hospital on … 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

A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

European states are adding booster vaccinations, planning shots for children in the middle of the COVID wave

Nov 25 (Reuters) – European countries expanded COVID-19 booster vaccinations, began plans to get shots at young children and tightened some curbs on Thursday as the continent battled an increase in coronavirus cases and concerns about its economic downturn grew. Slovakia went into a two-week lockdown, the Czech government declaring a 30-day state of emergency … Read more