Explained: Why was poliomyelitis discovered in London, New York and Jerusalem, and how dangerous is it?

Explained: Why was poliomyelitis discovered in London, New York and Jerusalem, and how dangerous is it?

LONDON, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Polio, a deadly disease that crippled tens of thousands of children every year, is spreading to London, New York and Jerusalem for the first time in decades, spurring catch-up vaccination campaigns . Read more DREADED DISEASE Poliomyelitis terrified parents around the world during the first half of the 20th century. … Read more

BASF prepares further cuts in ammonia production in the event of a gas supply crisis

BASF prepares further cuts in ammonia production in the event of a gas supply crisis

A general view of German chemical company BASF Schwarzheide GmbH in Schwarzheide, Germany, December 10, 2019. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BASF cut its ammonia production in September, reducing it even further Yara’s ammonia production in Europe is 27% below capacity SKW and Ineos say they are monitoring the … Read more

Google helps jittery stocks ahead of the Fed

Google helps jittery stocks ahead of the Fed

A man wearing a protective face mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, walks past a screen showing the Shanghai Composite Index, the Nikkei Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 14, 2022. REUTERS/ Kim Kyung Hoon Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Nasdaq futures … Read more

Cryptoverse: What crisis? Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

Cryptoverse: What crisis?  Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

July 26 (Reuters) – All is not gloomy. Even as the crypto sector shivers through the gloomy winter, venture capitalists are pumping money into digital currency and blockchain startups at a pace that is expected to surpass last year’s record high. . In the first half of the year, VCs bet $17.5 billion on these … Read more

Cryptoverse: What crisis? Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

Cryptoverse: What crisis?  Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

July 26 (Reuters) – All is not gloomy. Even as the crypto sector shivers through the gloomy winter, venture capitalists are pumping money into digital currency and blockchain startups at a pace that is expected to surpass last year’s record high. . In the first half of the year, VCs bet $17.5 billion on these … Read more

Cryptoverse: What crisis? Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

Cryptoverse: What crisis?  Venture capitalists are betting big on crypto

A stock chart is seen with a representation of bitcoin in this illustration taken March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 26 (Reuters) – All is not gloomy. Even as the crypto sector shivers through the gloomy winter, venture capitalists are pumping money into digital currency and … Read more

Oil rises for a second day on supply issues

Oil rises for a second day on supply issues

The pattern of oil barrels is seen in front of the rising stock market chart in this illustration, July 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian Gazprom tightens pressure on gas flows to Europe The Fed is expected to raise rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday Brent … Read more

Asian stocks rebound on Chinese property fund as Fed hike looms

Asian stocks rebound on Chinese property fund as Fed hike looms

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic chart displaying stock market indices for various countries, including the Russian Trading System (RTS) index which stands empty, outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan, March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

Asian stocks rebound on Chinese property fund as Fed hike looms

Asian stocks rebound on Chinese property fund as Fed hike looms

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic chart displaying stock market indices for various countries, including the Russian Trading System (RTS) index which stands empty, outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan, March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

China’s Alibaba to request dual primary listing in Hong Kong

China’s Alibaba to request dual primary listing in Hong Kong

A man walks past the Alibaba Group office building in Beijing, China August 9, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Plans to add HK main listing by end of 2022, retain NYSE listing Hong Kong shares jump 5%; this decision will diversify the investor base -CEO Seen boosting mainland … Read more