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Scientists see downsides to top COVID-19 vaccines from Russia, China

Scientists see downsides to top COVID-19 vaccines from Russia, China

Published 02/09/2020

(This August 31 story is refiled to add dropped word founding to Ertl’s title in paragraph 13) By Allison Martell and Julie Steenhuysen TORONTO/CHICAGO (Reuters) [more…]

Betting on Asia’s debt, Europe’s hunt for yield heads east

Betting on Asia’s debt, Europe’s hunt for yield heads east

Published 01/09/2020

SINGAPORE/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Low yields at home are sending some previously shy European investors into Asia’s credit markets, money managers say, lured by the promise [more…]

Big Oil’s patchy deals record casts shadow over green makeover

Big Oil’s patchy deals record casts shadow over green makeover

Published 01/09/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - As major oil companies prepare to spend billions on renewable energy assets to stay relevant in a low-carbon future, the industry’s patchy [more…]

Brazil’s fiscal fragility stokes funding fears, despite record low rates

Brazil’s fiscal fragility stokes funding fears, despite record low rates

Published 01/09/2020

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil’s official interest rates and the average cost of servicing its public debt have never been lower, but investors are becoming worried [more…]

Why Buffett’s bet on Japan could turn on higher inflation, weakening dollar

Why Buffett’s bet on Japan could turn on higher inflation, weakening dollar

Published 31/08/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway Inc’s $6.2 billion foray into Japan’s five largest trading houses may signal billionaire Warren Buffett’s expectation that inflation and [more…]

Payment holiday parachute might COVID-proof government bonds, top fund says

Payment holiday parachute might COVID-proof government bonds, top fund says

Published 26/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The option of a one-time payment holiday during times of intense crisis might enable countries to pandemic-proof their bonds, a prominent debt [more…]

Chinese dronemaker DJI makes sweeping cuts in ‘Long March’ reforms

Chinese dronemaker DJI makes sweeping cuts in ‘Long March’ reforms

Published 17/08/2020

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - Chinese drone giant SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd has been making sweeping cuts to its global sales and marketing teams as [more…]

Back to the paddy fields. COVID smashes Indian middle-class dreams

Back to the paddy fields. COVID smashes Indian middle-class dreams

Published 17/08/2020

DUTTA NAGAR, India (Reuters) - Until late March, Ashish Kumar was helping to make plastic boxes for Ferrero Rocher praline chocolates and the plastic spoons [more…]

Exclusive: UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service

Exclusive: UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service

Published 15/08/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - United Parcel Service and FedEx on Friday shot down social media calls that they step in to deliver mail-in ballots from [more…]

Back from the dead? Stem cells give hope for revival of Malaysia’s extinct rhinos

Back from the dead? Stem cells give hope for revival of Malaysia’s extinct rhinos

Published 12/08/2020

KUANTAN, Malaysia (Reuters) - Some skin, eggs and tissue samples are all that remain of Malaysia’s last rhino, Iman, who died last November after years [more…]