Économie

Atmanirbhar Bharat 3.0: Govt gives Diwali gift, announces fresh stimulus package

Atmanirbhar Bharat 3.0: Govt gives Diwali gift, announces fresh stimulus package She further announced that three lakh crore rupees existing emergency credit line guarantee scheme announced as part of the Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan for the MSME sector has been extended till 31st March of next year. IT refunds have gone in a big way to people; 1.32 lakh crore refunds given. "In a significant demand booster for the residential real estate sector, the govt has decided to mak... [Full Article...]

Otage signalé dans les bureaux d’Ubisoft

Otage signalé dans les bureaux d’Ubisoft Les médias locaux ont initialement signalé qu'une prise d'otages était suspectée, mais la police de Montréal a publié une déclaration plus tard sur Twitter , affirmant qu'aucune menace n'était présente. La police de Montréal avait rapidement déployé des dizaines de policiers sur place, dont les membres de son groupe tactique d'intervention et des chiens pisteurs. [Full Article...]

Pfizer's 90% effective COVID vaccine leaves volunteers with 'severe hangover', aches

Pfizer's 90% effective COVID vaccine leaves volunteers with 'severe hangover', aches The announcement has injected a glimmer of hope into the hearts of people and fuel into the stock markets as well. In Louisiana, officials are planning a remote exercise this week to play out different scenarios exploring how the process might unfold. [Full Article...]

Deutsche Bank proposes tax on people working from home

Deutsche Bank proposes tax on people working from home The report suggests that the employer pays the tax if it does not provide workers with permanent desk, and that employees pay it if they choose to work from home regardless. Employees who continue working from home after COVID-19 should be taxed in order to help support lower-paid workers. "The virus has benefitted those who can do their jobs virtually, such as bank analysts, and threatened... [Full Article...]

Alibaba's Singles Day is over

Alibaba's Singles Day is over Sales of electronics and health and healthcare products are also expected to rise as more people work from home and focus more on their health in the midst of infections, according to a report by Consulting Pine & Company. The event has proven to be a big success for Kiwi pet food business "Ziwi" too. The remaining 14 per cent of survey respondents said they will spend less on Singles Day, bec... [Full Article...]

Pfizer Claims Early Analysis Shows Its COVID-19 Vaccine is 90% Effective

Pfizer Claims Early Analysis Shows Its COVID-19 Vaccine is 90% Effective While most vaccine front-runners that have been tapped by Operation Warp Speed will distribute their doses through a government partnership with McKesson Corp., Pfizer is handling its own delivery of its products. The analysis of the vaccine focused on the first 94 confirmed cases of COVID-19 out of over 43,000 volunteers who were either given two doses of the vaccine or a placebo. [Full Article...]

McDonald’s announces new plant-based protein called McPlant on its menu

McDonald’s announces new plant-based protein called McPlant on its menu At an investor meeting today, Ian Borden, the company's worldwide president, said that the McPlant is "crafted exclusively for McDonald's , by McDonald's ", but the company often works with outside suppliers but has not announced what supplier it will use. [Full Article...]

Erdogan’s Son-in-Law Resigns as Turkey’s Finance Minister

Erdogan’s Son-in-Law Resigns as Turkey’s Finance Minister Turkey's economy has struggled in recent years to cope with rampant inflation, a overinflated credit boom and the currency's 65pc collapse versus the dollar since 2015. Agbal, a close Erdogan ally, said developments would be monitored until a policy meeting set for November 19 when "necessary policy decisions will be made". [Full Article...]

Pfizer claim their vaccine is 90 percent effective against the coronavirus

Pfizer claim their vaccine is 90 percent effective against the coronavirus CNN reports that global stocks shot up after the vaccine's announcement. The Food and Drug Administration requires that safety assessments include at least two months of monitoring for half of the study's subjects. ET (14:49 GMT). Even if the Commission signs the deal for 300 million doses, Europe will certainly not get them all any time soon: The companies have projected they will only have 50... [Full Article...]

Deux laboratoires annoncent un candidat-vaccin "efficace à 90 %" — Coronavirus

Deux laboratoires annoncent un candidat-vaccin Dix jours après l'entrée en vigueur du reconfinement dans le pays, le directeur général de la Santé, Jérôme Salomon , tenait une conférence de presse qui faisait office de "point de situation sur la lutte contre la Covid-19 en France". Ce qui pourrait survenir dès la 3e semaine de novembre. Le Canada a signé un contrat avec Pfizer , qui doit fournir un minimum de 20 millions de doses de son v... [Full Article...]

Sports world mourns the loss of beloved Canadian broadcaster Alex Trebek

Sports world mourns the loss of beloved Canadian broadcaster Alex Trebek In an interview with the Today Show on Monday, Nov. 9, Jeopardy! executive producer Mike Richards said one of Trebek's last wishes was able to come true. As we fondly remember Trebek and this iconic show IrishCentral remembers just how proud we were back in 2018 when our site was mentioned on as a clue! Criticized for a performance that included talking more than either of the candidates, ... [Full Article...]

Apple suspends iPhone assembler over Chinese labour violations

Apple suspends iPhone assembler over Chinese labour violations Pegatron is one of just a handful of partners Apple relies on globally to assemble marquee products such as the iPhone . According to a Reuters report , Pegatron had wrongly classified its student workers and even provided false paperwork to disguise its violations. [Full Article...]

GM to reopen Oshawa plant to make trucks, says union

GM to reopen Oshawa plant to make trucks, says union GM will begin calling its 175 laid-off Oshawa workers back to the plant and hiring new, in August 2021. Dias offered a slightly higher estimate than GM for the number of jobs that will be created at the plant, pegging it at somewhere between 2,000 and 2,500. [Full Article...]

WhatsApp launches money transfers in India

WhatsApp launches money transfers in India Per the terms of the approval, Whatsapp Money will be rolled out in a "graded manner", which means that it will be available to a smaller percentage of Whatsapp's total users. UPI processed over 2.07 billion transactions in October, up from over 1.8 billion the previous month, according to NPCI. Industry players have been averse to this idea. [Full Article...]

Tesla tequila is sold out: Buy an empty bottle on eBay?

Tesla tequila is sold out: Buy an empty bottle on eBay? The automaker now lists Tesla Tequila (a bit different from the original Teslaquila branding) on its website . On April Fools' Day in 2018, Tesla CEO Elon Musk posted a jokey tweet showing him "passed out" next to a Tesla Model 3, apparently inebriated from drinking too much " Teslaquilla ". [Full Article...]

Transfer money while chatting, whatsapp gets approval for UPI based payments

Transfer money while chatting, whatsapp gets approval for UPI based payments Even though NPCI has only allowed the platform to scale its user base up to 20 million registered users from the 1 million now, the green light means that cap will be subject to review by NPCI at a later stage. The WhatsApp Pay service works on the UPI method and one doesn't need to provide bank account details like account number and IFSC code to send or receive the money. [Full Article...]

Bentley is going all-electric by 2030

Bentley is going all-electric by 2030 That date matches the earliest date the United Kingdom government has targeted to ban the sale of new combustion-engined cars. Volkswagen already has rolled out the Porsche Taycan, the VW ID.3 and the Audi e-Tron models as part of its target to offer 75 electric cars by the end of the decade. [Full Article...]

Iowa voters hand 'mandate' to Republican state lawmakers, leader says

Iowa voters hand 'mandate' to Republican state lawmakers, leader says An outcome may not be known until the new year. Just two Democratic senators were considered vulnerable - Jones and Gary Peters of MI - and the party has elevated races that started 2020 as afterthoughts to the middle of their target list, driven by an unprecedented fundraising operation, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's eleventh-hour push in states with competitive Senate races, an... [Full Article...]

Stock market rises as vote count continues in presidential race

Stock market rises as vote count continues in presidential race The futures market pointed to a positive start for trading on USA stock markets today even as there was no clear victor in the US presidential election. Prices for the 10-Year Treasury sagged, pushing yields up to 0.90% from Monday's 0.85%. He also prematurely declared victory, and baselessly claimed a fraud was being committed . [Full Article...]

Oil climbs as U.S. stockpiles shrink, but election uncertainty looms over market

Oil climbs as U.S. stockpiles shrink, but election uncertainty looms over market Brent, against which Nigeria's oil is priced, had fallen more than $2 to around $36 per barrel earlier on Monday but rose to $38.63 per barrel as of 8:30pm Nigerian time. OPEC holds its next full meeting on November 30. New threats to the fragile demand recovery coupled with fresh supply have spurred oil futures to take back their meager summer gains. [Full Article...]


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