Switzerland's Novartis AG has inked a deal with Pfizer-BioNTech aimed at boosting the world's output of Covid-19 vaccines.
Strategists at Bank of America are anticipating a 'correction' in global stockmarkets over the next few months but within the context of more enduring changes in the backdrop for financial markets.
Chinese military aircraft simulated attacking a nearby US carrier with missiles during an incursion into Taiwan’s air defence zone this week.
Iran will not reverse the acceleration of its nuclear programme until Washington lifts economic sanctions, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday.
Britain on Friday announced it would be offering Hong Kong citizens a route to citizenship but China said it would no longer recognise special British passports.
France and Spain's economies beat expectations in the fourth quarter, suggesting eurozone will produce a positive surprise with many countries under strict Covid-19 restrictions.
The European Union should explore legal means to secure supplies of Covid-19 vaccines if companies do not deliver them on time and if negotiations with pharmaceutical companies prove unsuccessful, the European Council President, Charles Michel, said on Thursday.
New home sales in the US rose a bit less quickly than expected at the end of 2020 as the rising number of Covid-19 infections took its toll.
German health officials recommended only administering the Covid-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University to people under the age of 65, citing "insufficient data".
America's economy continued expanding at the tail-end of 2020 with economists anticipating that the rebound from the Covid-19 crisis was set to continue.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment claims slipped again during the latest week.
The dizzying rise of GameStop shares continued on Thursday as fresh investors continued to pile in and - possibly - as more hedge funds opted to 'throw in the tunnel'. Gamestonk!! https://t. co/RZtkDzAewJ — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 26, 2021.
Tesla chief executive Elon Musk said engineering work on the company's Semi truck was complete and it was ready for production, but added that the lack of battery cells was still an issue.
Leaders of two UK environmental charities have raised concerns over a blueprint for carbon offsetting with former Bank of England governor and now UN climate envoy, Mark Carney.
The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) gave its approval for the return to service of a modified version of the Boeing 737 Max in Europe after a nearly two-year ban.
GameStop shares continued their recent surge in the middle of the week catapulted higher by continued market speculation.
Two-thirds of people around the world believe climate change is a global emergency and seek action, revealed a global survey carried out by the United Nations.
German consumer confidence slumped as households in Europe’s biggest economy put spending on hold during a second severe Covid-19 lockdown, a survey showed.
The US will receive more Covid-19 vaccine doses from Pfizer and BioNTech and more quickly than expected.
Cyclicals paced the advance on Tuesday helped by news that Democrats in the US were willing to go it alone on approving further fiscal stimulus if needed through recourse to so-called 'budget reconciliation'.