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 2021-04-14 10:21 

Reuters

Savings drawdown could add half a percent to global growth - think-tank...

The global economy could grow half a percentage point faster next year if households spend some of the huge savings they built up during the coronavirus pandemic, a French economic think-tank said on Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 10:21 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-CanSinoBIO says no serious blood clots from its vaccine...

China's CanSino Biologics Inc said on Wednesday that no serious blood clot cases had been reported in people inoculated with its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine....

 2021-04-14 10:21 

Reuters

Abu Dhabi's Etihad in talks to divest Air Seychelles stake...

Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways is in talks to divest its 40% stake in Air Seychelles, leaving the Seychelles government as the sole shareholder, the Indian Ocean carrier's chief executive said on Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 10:19 

Reuters

'A cry for an acknowledgement:' U.S. House Democrats urge reparations bill...

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday will try to advance a bill that could lead to reparations for Black Americans as part of a broader effort to address centuries of enslavement followed by modern-day institutional racism....

 2021-04-14 10:18 

Reuters

India's coronavirus cases hit record as Mumbai prepares for new lockdown...

India's new coronavirus infections hit a record level on Wednesday with Mumbai set to be locked down at midnight, but hundreds of thousands of pilgrims still thronged to a religious festival in the north of the country....

 2021-04-14 10:18 

Reuters

Greek PM agrees to talks with Libya on maritime zones...

Greece and Libya have agreed to hold talks on marking out their maritime zones in the Mediterranean, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Wednesday, after a meeting with the president of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohamed al-Menfi....

 2021-04-14 10:18 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Australia's buy-now-pay-later firm Zip to raise $307 mln for expansion...

Australian buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) firm Zip Co said on Wednesday it will raise A$400 million ($307.48 million) through senior unsecured convertible notes to fund its growth and expansion plans....

 2021-04-14 10:18 

Reuters

Putin receives second shot of Russian COVID-19 vaccine - Interfax...

President Vladimir Putin has received the second shot of a Russian COVID-19 vaccine, the Interfax news agency cited him as saying on Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 10:16 

Reuters

Ryanair loses court challenges to SAS, Finnair state aid in new setbacks...

Ryanair on Wednesday had another setback in its fight against state aid for rival airlines after Europe's second-highest court again backed EU competition regulators' approval of support for SAS and Finnair....

 2021-04-14 10:16 

Reuters

Fact Check-Satirical headline about Ilhan Omar and Jewish police officers taken seriously...

A satirical article's headline - alleging Congresswoman Ilhan Omar said police should not exist because some officers are Jewish - is being taken seriously by users re-spreading an old post. Reuters found no evidence of Omar ever making such statement...

 2021-04-14 10:12 

Reuters

Denmark to permanently discontinue use of AstraZeneca vaccine - TV2...

Denmark will cease to administer AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine entirely following its possible link to very rare cases of blood clots, several Danish media outlets reported on Wednesday, citing unnamed sources....

 2021-04-14 10:12 

Reuters

[ World ]

'Super-spreader' erupts as devout Hindus throng Indian festival...

Hundreds of thousands of ash-smeared ascetics and devout Hindus jostled to take a dip in the Ganges during a religious festival on Wednesday, hoping to wash away their sins, as India reported another record surge in coronavirus infections....

 2021-04-14 10:12 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Greek PM agrees to talks with Libya on maritime zones...

Greece and Libya have agreed to hold talks on marking out their maritime zones in the Mediterranean, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Wednesday, after a meeting with the president of the Libyan Presidential Council, Mohamed al-Menfi....

 2021-04-14 10:11 

Reuters

Canada to go big on budget spending as pandemic lingers, election looms...

Canada's Liberal government will deliver on its promise to spend big when it presents its first budget in two years next week amid a fast-rising third wave of COVID-19 infections and ahead of an election expected in coming months....

 2021-04-14 10:11 

Reuters

Bahrain's Gulf Air makes progress in delaying jet deliveries...

Bahrain's Gulf Air has made good progress in its efforts to delay some Airbus and Boeing aircraft deliveries, its acting chief executive said on Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 10:08 

Reuters

Vietnamese Americans start self-defense course in wake of Atlanta shootings...

When tragedy struck across the country in Georgia, Tam Nguyen helped fellow members of his Southern California Vietnamese-American community start defense courses and assert themselves in the face of racism, rebranding his charity as a social justice move...

 2021-04-14 10:07 

Reuters

'Chaotic' monsoons threaten India's farmers without climate action...

Indian monsoons are likely to become stronger and more erratic if global warming continues unchecked, threatening farming and incomes across the region, researchers said on Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 10:06 

Reuters

Factbox-Some countries limit AstraZeneca vaccine use, U.S. pauses use of J&J vaccine...

Some countries are restricting use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to certain age groups or suspending use after European and British regulators confirmed possible links to rare blood clots....

 2021-04-14 10:06 

Reuters

Breakingviews - Capital Calls: Geely's Volvo valuation hype seeps into Lotus...

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are their own.)...

 2021-04-14 10:06 

Reuters

FACTBOX-Some countries limit AstraZeneca vaccine use, U.S. pauses use of J&J vaccine...

Some countries are restricting use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to certain age groups or suspending use after European and British regulators confirmed possible links to rare blood clots....

 2021-04-14 10:05 

Reuters

Uganda central bank holds key lending rate at 7.0%...

Uganda's central bank held its benchmark lending rate at 7.0% on Wednesday, saying economic recovery was gaining pace....

 2021-04-14 10:04 

Reuters

UPDATE 4-India's coronavirus cases hit record as Mumbai prepares for new lockdown...

India's new coronavirus infections hit a record level on Wednesday with Mumbai set to be locked down at midnight, but hundreds of thousands of pilgrims still thronged to a religious festival in the north of the country....

 2021-04-14 10:04 

Reuters

Fact Check-U.S. government guidance against use of hydroxychloroquine for treating COVID-19 has not changed in 2021...

Social media users have been sharing posts which claim that "hydroxychloroquine is now ok" yet the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the American Medical Association (AMA) told Reuters that their ...

 2021-04-14 10:03 

AP

Study finds people want more than watchdogs for journalists...

NEW YORK (AP) — A study of the public's attitude toward the press reveals that distrust goes deeper than partisanship and down to how journalists define their very mission.In short:......

 2021-04-14 10:03 

AP

Cover unveiled for Clinton-Penny novel 'State of Terror'...

NEW YORK (AP) — The cover for Hillary Clinton's first novel will not be mistaken for those of her memoirs.There's no smiling photograph like on the front of 2003's "Living History" or the......

 2021-04-14 10:01 

AP

Wisconsin Treasurer Godlewski launches US Senate bid...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Treasurer Sarah Godlewski joined the growing ranks of Democrats running for U.S. Senate on Wednesday, launching her bid for the seat in the battleground state......

 2021-04-14 10:00 

Reuters

'Super-spreader' erupts as devout Hindus throng Indian festival...

Hundreds of thousands of ash-smeared ascetics and devout Hindus jostled to take a dip in the Ganges during a religious festival on Wednesday, hoping to wash away their sins, as India reported another record surge in coronavirus infections....

 2021-04-14 10:00 

UPI

160 years later, U.S. still fighting over Civil War...

Many of the horrors of the Civil War have resurfaced in the debate over reparations to survivors of the some 4 million souls who were held in slavery and declaring officers in the Confederacy traitors....

 2021-04-14 10:00 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Is that it? Markets relax about inflation pop: Mike Dolan...

Just as long-dormant inflation finally rears its head again, there are some signs that financial markets may already have overestimated the impact - or at least the response....

 2021-04-14 10:00 

Reuters

FOCUS-How the pandemic helped Walmart battle Amazon Marketplace for sellers...

Between 2009 and 2014, Walmart's Marketplace business, where outside merchants hawk everything from baby blankets to power tools, counted no more than six sellers, and was described by one expert as "in limbo."...

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