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 2021-09-15 11:19 

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Saudi Arabia signs MOUs with Pfizer and AstraZeneca -SPA...

Saudi Arabia has signed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) with Pfizer and AstraZeneca including a pact with the latter to set up clinical research centres, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 11:18 

AP

Post-monsoon fever outbreak kills over 100 in Indian state...

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Infections following monsoon rains have led to a fever outbreak in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state, killing at least 114 people in the past three weeks, health officials ......

 2021-09-15 11:16 

UPI

Google honors nurse, educator Dr. Ildaura Murillo-Rohde with new Doodle...

Google is celebrating nurse and educator Dr. Ildaura Murillo-Rohde with a new Doodle in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month....

 2021-09-15 11:13 

AP

Fans to return for Indian Premier League's resumption in UAE...

MUMBAI, India (AP) — The Indian Premier League will welcome back fans for the first time since the 2019 edition when the cricket competition resumes in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday.Organizers......

 2021-09-15 11:12 

Reuters

EU Commission wants to know when spectrum is available in digital push...

EU countries will have to provide more clarity on the use and availability of radio spectrum to help the bloc meet its digital targets, the European Commission said on Wednesday, accelerating a push to reduce reliance on U.S and Chinese technologies....

 2021-09-15 11:11 

Reuters

'This is how we dress': Afghan women overseas pose in colourful attire...

Afghan youth rights activist Wazhma Sayle says she was shocked to see a photograph online, apparently of women dressed in black all-enveloping niqabs and gowns, staging a demonstration in support of the country's new Taliban rulers at Kabul University...

 2021-09-15 11:10 

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EXCLUSIVE Mexico's Pemex cancels several Vitol contracts after graft scandal | Reuters...

Mexican state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has canceled three contracts with Vitol, the latest fallout from a U.S. bribery case involving the world's largest independent energy trader....

 2021-09-15 11:09 

UPI

CMS moves to go back on rule allowing Medicare to cover 'breakthrough' devices...

The agency that operates Medicare is going back on a rule change it finalized under former President Donald Trump that would have allowed the health program to cover the costs of "breakthrough4; medical devices....

 2021-09-15 11:08 

Reuters

Nikola, Iveco sign MoU to deliver 25 e-trucks to Hamburg port...

Electric-truck maker Nikola and Iveco, the commercial vehicles brand of Italy's CNH Industrial , on Wednesday said they had agreed to test and deliver up to 25 vehicles to the port of Hamburg, one of Europe's largest....

 2021-09-15 11:08 

Reuters

U.S., Britain, Norway and Finland came to monitor Russia's Arctic exercises - Interfax...

Russia's military said on Wednesday that the United States, Britain, Norway and Finland had sent vessels and aircraft to monitor military exercises involving the Russian Navy's Northern Fleet in the Arctic, the Interfax news agency reported....

 2021-09-15 11:06 

Reuters

Ford, Walmart and Argo AI team up to launch autonomous vehicle delivery service...

Self-driving startup Argo AI, automaker Ford Motor Co and Walmart Inc will together launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami, Austin, and Washington, D.C, the companies said on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 11:04 

Reuters

U.S. buys additional doses of Eli Lilly's COVID-19 therapy...

Eli Lilly and Company said on Wednesday the U.S. government bought 388,000 additional doses of its COVID-19 antibody therapy, etesevimab....

 2021-09-15 11:03 

Reuters

IPL 2021 to allow fans back into stadiums...

The remainder of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL) season will have spectators back inside stadiums when it resumes later this week in the United Arab Emirates, organisers said on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 11:03 

Reuters

Portugal fully vaccinates 80% of population against COVID-19...

Portugal has fully inoculated 80% of its population against the coronavirus, official data showed, becoming one of the world's most vaccinated nations as authorities gradually drop most COVID-19 restrictions....

 2021-09-15 11:00 

AP

The freelancing boom may change how you buy life insurance...

Younger generations seem to have a knack for disrupting the status quo, and life insurance may be next on the list. As Generation Z and millennial workers challenge the concept of a traditional car......

 2021-09-15 10:58 

Reuters

Futures tick higher, but tax uncertainty, weak recovery weigh...

U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Wednesday on easing fears of an earlier-than-expected cut to monetary stimulus, even though a slowing economic recovery and uncertainty over higher corporate taxes weighed on sentiment....

 2021-09-15 10:56 

Reuters

Swedish court finds man guilty of spying for Russia at truckmaker Scania...

A Swedish court on Wednesday sentenced a 47-year-old man to three years in prison for spying for Russia, which involved selling secret information from truckmaker Scania....

 2021-09-15 10:55 

Reuters

Ex-rebel denies war crimes as Kosovo tribunal opens first trial...

A special tribunal in The Hague investigating allegations of atrocities committed by Kosovo pro-independence fighters opened its first case on Wednesday, against a commander accused of torturing prisoners during the 1998-1999 conflict with Serbia....

 2021-09-15 10:52 

AP

Serb unity day triggers worries across the Balkans...

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia kicked off a new national holiday on Wednesday with a display of military power and calls for all Serbs in the Balkans to unite under one flag, triggering unease amon......

 2021-09-15 10:51 

Reuters

ECB sees a new inflation 'hump' as prices surge...

A spike in euro zone inflation to above the European Central Bank's target is a temporary "hump", the ECB says - dusting off a metaphor used a decade ago by its then-president Jean-Claude Trichet....

 2021-09-15 10:47 

Reuters

China tests oil clout, battles inflation with first oil reserve auction...

China's first crude oil reserve auction could have an outsized impact on market sentiment, signalling the top oil importer remains committed to reining in inflation by controlling commodity prices, analysts and trading executives said....

 2021-09-15 10:46 

Reuters

Indian shares hit new peaks as telcos, auto stocks jump on govt support package...

Broad-based gains propelled Indian shares to record highs on Wednesday, with auto stocks and cash-strapped telecom firms among the best performers after the government approved support packages for the sectors....

 2021-09-15 10:42 

Reuters

German conservatives drag ECB's monetary policy into election campaign...

Germany's conservatives, trailing in polls less than two weeks before a national election, launched a stinging attack on Wednesday on the European Central Bank's loose monetary policy....

 2021-09-15 10:42 

Reuters

Cigarless Swedish Match has pull for Marlboro Man...

Swedish Match can feed Philip Morris International's M&A addiction. The nicotine pouch and oral tobacco maker on Wednesday said it would spin off its cigar business to become a smoke-free company. That makes it more attractive for PMI Chief Executive ...

 2021-09-15 10:40 

Reuters

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Swedish finance minister tipped to become country's first female PM | Reuters...

Magdalena Andersson is favourite to become Sweden's prime minister when her Social Democrat colleague Stefan Lofven steps down in November, but major challenges face the current finance minister if she is to keep the top job longer than a few months....

 2021-09-15 10:39 

Reuters

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Court grants Malaysia's AirAsia X extension to hold creditors meeting by March | Reuters...

Malaysia's long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X Bhd (AAX) has obtained court permission to extend the deadline to convene its creditor meetings to March next year, it said on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 10:36 

Reuters

Kremlin critic Navalny's allies say vote Communist to hurt ruling party...

Allies of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny urged Russians on Wednesday to vote for the Communist Party at a parliamentary election this week, part of a tactical voting campaign meant to hurt the ruling United Russia party....

 2021-09-15 10:34 

Reuters

Pope Francis wraps up trip to Hungary and Slovakia...

Pope Francis wrapped up on Wednesday his trip to Hungary and Slovakia, during which he urged the predominantly Catholic countries not to close up and to avoid using religion for politics....

 2021-09-15 10:32 

Reuters

Polish ruling party set to renew bid for passage of media reform bill...

The leader of Poland's ruling party has signalled it will try to overturn the Senate's rejection of a media bill which opponents say is intended to silence a U.S.-owned channel that is critical of the government....

 2021-09-15 10:31 

Reuters

Yellen, Harris to argue that investment in child care benefits overall economy...

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Vice President Kamala Harris will urge Congress on Wednesday to back proposed spending on affordable child care, armed with a new Treasury report that maps out big benefits such care offers the economy....

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