Robinhood shares fall below the listing price in aftermarket trading due to crypto-slowdown

Robinhood shares fall below the listing price in aftermarket trading due to crypto-slowdown

The logo of Robinhood Markets, Inc. seen at a pop-up event on Wall Street following the company’s listing in New York City, USA, on July 29, 2021. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly October 26 (Reuters) – Robinhood Markets Inc’s (HOOD.O) shares fell below their initial trading price in after-hours trading on Tuesday after the retail broker … Read more

Increase in human bird flu cases in China shows risk of rapidly changing varieties: experts

A man provides water for chickens inside a greenhouse on a farm in Heihe, Heilongjiang Province, China November 17, 2019. REUTERS / Stringer BEIJING, October 26 (Reuters) – A jump in the number of people in China infected with bird flu this year raises concerns among experts who say a former circulating tribe appears to … Read more

Myanmar fails to attend Southeast Asian summit after junta exclusion

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, October 26 (Reuters) – A summit of Southeast Asian leaders began Tuesday without a Myanmar representative after its junta leader was ruled out for non-compliance with a regional peace deal and the ruling military refused to send junior representation. Neither Brunei, the president of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), nor … Read more

The bid to attend the ASEAN summit Trump skipped after 2017

US President Joe Biden comments on infrastructure legislation at the Electric City Trolley Museum in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA on October 20, 2021. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst / File Photo WASHINGTON / BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, October 25 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden attends a virtual summit with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on … Read more

Facebook, YouTube remove Bolsonaro video over false vaccine claim

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro responds during a ceremony to sanction the bill creating the federal regional court at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil on October 20, 2021. REUTERS / Ueslei Marcelino / File Photo RIO DE JANEIRO, October 25 (Reuters) – Facebook (FB.O) and YouTube have removed from their platforms a video of Brazilian President … Read more

The United States outlines November 8 international reopening of travel, vaccination rules

A US flag is reflected on the floor as passengers make their way through Reagan National Airport in Washington, USA, July 1, 2016. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque / File Photo WASHINGTON, October 25 (Reuters) – The Biden administration plans on Monday to unveil its detailed rules requiring almost all foreign air visitors to be vaccinated … Read more

Australia looks set to roll out COVID-19 booster shots soon as the brakes ease

Eaters eat outside a cafe in St Kilda while police stand ready due to a protest in the Victorian Freedom Movement on the second day with relaxed rules for coronavirus (COVID-19), following a lockdown to stem an outbreak in Melbourne, Australia , October 23, 2021. REUTERS / Sandra Sanders SYDNEY, October 25 (Reuters) – Australian … Read more

Oil prices extend gains to multi-year highs on tight supply

Crude oil tanks are seen from above at the Cushing Oil Hub, in Cushing, Oklahoma, USA, March 24, 2016. REUTERS / Nick Oxford WTI touches highest since October 2014, Brent reaches 3-year high Speculators are raising the long positions of the US crude oil net -CFTC The number of U.S. oil and gas rigs drops … Read more

Fauci says vaccines for children ages 5-11 are likely to be available in November

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a hearing in the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC, USA, July 20, 2021. Stefani Reynolds / Pool via REUTERS WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (Reuters) – Vaccines for children between the ages … Read more

Hong Kong’s zero -COVID policy undermines the status of financial hub – industry group

A general view showing the Central Business District, in Hong Kong, China, September 15, 2021. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu HONG KONG, October 25 (Reuters) – A financial industry group warned on Monday that Hong Kong’s zero-COVID policy and strict quarantine requirements for international travelers threaten to undermine the city’s status as a financial hub. The … Read more