US CDC advisors support Moderna, J&J COVID-19 vaccine booster, mix-and-match shots

An overview of the U.S. Headquarters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Ga., Sept. 30, 2014. REUTERS / Tami Chappell Oct. 21 (Reuters) – An advisory panel to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) unanimously recommended the use of COVID-19 vaccine boosters for many Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) and recipients on … Read more

The only way is up: CEOs warn of prices

Adds CBI survey, AutoNation, SouthWestern, Unilever details Unilever warns that prices will continue to rise over the next year Randstad says the labor shortage will persist for years British manufacturers have increased prices the most since 1980 Oct 21 (Reuters) – For central bankers grappling with whether inflationary pressures are temporary, industry leaders around the … Read more

Pfizer, BioNTech says the COVID-19 booster shot showed significant performance in a large study

Pfizer, BioNTech says the COVID-19 booster shot showed significant performance in a large study

A woman holding a bottle labeled “Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine” injected with a medical syringe in front of the Pfizer sign shown in this photo taken October 30, 2020. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic BERLIN, Oct 21 (Reuters) – An outbreak of the drug COVID-19 drug developed by Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and German partner BioNTech SE (22UAy.DE) … Read more

Facebook plans to change its name – The Verge

In this March 25, 2020 illustration, a 3D printed Facebook logo is placed on a keyboard. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration Oct. 19 (Reuters) – Social media giant Facebook Inc (FB.O) plans to rename itself with a new name next week, The Verge reported Tuesday, citing a source with direct knowledge of the matter. … Read more

US homes begin to fall; Permits hit an annual low as scarcity increases

A sign reading “For Sale” is posted in front of a residential building in the Queen Anne neighborhood near the Space Needle in Seattle, Washington, USA on May 14, 2021. REUTERS / Karen Ducey Housing starts fall 1.6% in September; Corrected downwards in August Single-family home starts unchanged; Multi-family decrease by 5.0% Building permits decrease … Read more

China Evergrande Makes Onshore Coupon Payment – Sources

The company logo can be seen at the headquarters of the China Evergrande Group in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China, September 26, 2021. REUTERS / Aly Song HONG KONG / SHANGHAI, Oct. 19 (Reuters) – China Evergrande Group (3333.HK) has paid out an onshore bond coupon due Tuesday, four people familiar with the matter said amid … Read more

Tight US labor market triggers strikes for higher salaries

Oct 18 (Reuters) – Thousands of workers continue on strike across the United States, demanding higher wages and better conditions, despite Hollywood makeup artists and cinematographers reaching an agreement over the weekend to avoid lost work and the tense The job market has only encouraged you. Kevin Bradshaw is an employee at Kellogg Co’s (KN) … Read more

Some Sydney students are returning as more COVID-19 curbs are eased

Shoppers wait to enter stores with limited capacity at a downtown mall as stores reopen to vaccinated customers following the relaxation of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) regulations following months of lockdown orders to curb the surge in cases in Sydney, Australia, October 12, 2021. REUTERS / Loren Elliott Sydney schools are reopening after almost 4 months … Read more

Taiwan’s Foxconn is showing three prototypes of electric vehicles

Taipei, October 18 (Reuters) – Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn (2317.TW) unveiled its first three electric vehicle prototypes on Monday, underscoring its ambitious plans to move away from its role as a consumer electronics manufacturer for Apple Inc (AAPL.O ) and other diversifying tech firms. The vehicles – an SUV, a sedan, and a bus – … Read more

Michigan judge throws GM lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler

The new GM logo can be seen on the facade of General Motors’ headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, USA on March 16, 2021. REUTERS / Rebecca Cook WASHINGTON, Oct.17 (Reuters) – A Michigan judge has dismissed a General Motors Co (GM.N) lawsuit against Stellantis Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) alleging fraud and unfair competition against its rivals. … Read more