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by | September 27, 2020 | 12:41

If the pilot program is successful, United says it hopes to expand preflight testing to other airports across the country. All arriving passengers, adults and children, will be required to take a test prior to their arrival in Hawai'i. GoHealth Urgent Care's dedicated COVID-19 testing area will be available from 9 a.m.to 6 p.m. PT daily. Travel bans have been enacted to try and prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

by | September 26, 2020 | 00:36

Bank shares surged, pushing the benchmark S&P/ASX200 Index higher, on optimism the changes will reduce compliance and regulatory costs. In effect, the government has heeded what became known as the "wagyu and shiraz" verdict when the Australian Securities and Investments Commission a year ago lost a high-profile case claiming Westpac Banking Corp.

by | September 25, 2020 | 18:08

Harley Davidson has chose to shut down its manufacturing and sales operations in India as part of its "The Rewire" programme. US motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson said on Thursday it expects to report $75 million in additional restructuring costs for 2020 related to actions including discontinuing its sales and manufacturing operations in India.

by | September 23, 2020 | 02:07

Earlier today, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said it was studying media reports that Singapore banks had informed USA regulators of suspicious transactions, adding that it would take "appropriate action" based on the outcome of its review.

by | September 21, 2020 | 01:29

According to the media reports, on July 21, clinical trials for Russia's second COVID-19 vaccine were approved, and on July 27, the first volunteer was given a COVID-19 dose. The vaccine, developed by Moscow-based Gamaleya Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, was approved on August 11, even before phase 3 trials were conducted.

by | September 20, 2020 | 02:00

Since he became Saudi oil minister a year ago, Prince Abdulaziz has applied intense pressure to any country cheating on its quota. "Using tactics to over-produce and hide non-compliance have been tried many times in the past, and always end in failure", Prince Abdulaziz said at the opening session of the OPEC+ committee that monitors the output cuts.

by | September 16, 2020 | 01:32

A number of politicians from Johnson's governing Conservative party have threatened to oppose the bill. The EU has ramped up preparations for a no-deal Brexit , which would be chaotic for business, markets and almost $1 trillion in annual trade.

by | September 16, 2020 | 01:00

One of Xinjiang's "vocational skills education and training centers" is also named in the order, a name used euphemistically by Beijing to refer to the large re-education camps where inmates from Muslim minorities are allegedly detained, made to pledge loyalty to the Chinese Communist Party, and work as free or low-priced forced labor in factories and nearby facilities.

by | September 14, 2020 | 00:51

In August, Trump issued a pair of executive orders requiring ByteDance to sell TikTok's USA operations or shut them down, citing national security concerns. This makes separating TikTok from ByteDance more complicated on a technical level. The TikTok parent firm, for its part, told Reuters that it hasn't seen any pressure by Beijing to shut down its US operations.

by | September 14, 2020 | 00:54

Mr Jacques, who has been chief executive since 2016, will remain in his role until a successor can be found or until March 31, whichever is sooner, and the other two executives will leave the company on December 31, he said. "We will.be looking closely at the separation arrangements, with the expectation that any exit won't provide a windfall", said Louise Davidson, CEO of the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors.

by | September 13, 2020 | 01:33

Rand Paul (R-KY) voted for the bill, while every Democrat opposed it. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speaks during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, June 30, 2020, on the 2020 filing season and COVID-19 recovery.

by | September 11, 2020 | 00:29

On August 14, former candidate Tikhanovskaya formed the Belarus Coordination Council, a group aimed at annulling the election results. "You must not only give a legal assessment to the actions of their organizers and agitators, but mount a stronger, more powerful prosecutorial response", he said.

by | September 10, 2020 | 00:22

The GOP's "targeted" proposal hasn't been released yet, but last week Republicans were considering $300 weekly payments for enhanced unemployment, an additional $258 billion for renewing the small business Paycheck Protection Program , $29 billion for vaccine research, $16 billion for testing and contact tracing, and $105 billion for schools.

by | September 09, 2020 | 01:46

The president described his Democratic rival, Joe Biden , as a "pawn" of Beijing, saying that the former vice president "will hand over our jobs to China, our jobs and our economic well-being". Government officials disclose the value of their assets in broad ranges. In remarks that reverberated in the political and military-industrial spectrum across the world, Trump also sought to draw a distinction between the United States military leadership and its rank and file, whose support he ...

by | September 09, 2020 | 01:22

And as part of the agreement, GM will provide Nikola access to its parts and components, including its Ultium battery technology , and GM will engineer, sanction, validate and manufacture the battery-electric and fuel-cell versions of Nikola's Nikola Badger truck.

by | September 08, 2020 | 00:36

Meanwhile, 07007-07008 Secunderabad-Darbhanga-Secunderabad will not touch Nagpur but will pass through Ballarshah and Gondia stations. Indian Railways has announced to run 80 (40 pairs) of special trains starting from September 12, 2020.

by | September 06, 2020 | 00:45

The S&P 500 fell 28.10 points, or 0.8%, to 3,426.96. On Wednesday, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed at record levels, and the Dow came within 1.5% of its February peak. While the bank index has fallen more than 30% so far this year the airline index was down 42% year-to-date. Tesla has been working to meet the criteria, with 4 full profitable quarters and enough revenue, but it seems that in the most recent S&P 500 reshuffle, while 3 new companies were included, Tesla was not one ...

by | September 05, 2020 | 02:07

The latest data on Oklahoma's unemployment filings show roughly the same number of people filed their first claim as did the previous week. For the week ended August 8, the government recorded fewer than a million jobless claims - about 963,000 - for the first time in five months, leading many to hope that the country was at the beginning of an upswing.

by | September 05, 2020 | 00:36

Nonfarm payrolls - a compiled name for goods, construction and manufacturing companies in the USA - increased by 1.37 million, including the hiring of 238,000 temporary census workers, according to a Labour Department report on Friday. Hiring was slightly better than the 1.3 million new jobs forecast by economists, with Bankrate senior economic analyst Mark Hamrick calling the drop in the jobless rate "a pleasant surprise".

by | September 05, 2020 | 01:14

The worst of Friday's selloff appeared to stem from concern that the recent run-up in tech shares wasn't tied to broad investor sentiment, but instead was driven by outsize options trades from one firm. Even with Thursday's losses, Apple is still up almost 65 percent for the year, Amazon shares are up over 80 percent, while Tesla stock has gained around 400 percent.

by | September 04, 2020 | 01:40

With that weekly check having lapsed, he is relying on income from his wife's job and collecting just $158 a week in state unemployment benefits. This figure has decreased compared to the previous week, but the total has not been corrected, making comparison hard.

by | September 04, 2020 | 00:51

A Japanese coastguard spokesman said when the ship capsized the crew were instructed to put on lifejackets but Mr Edvarodo said he jumped into the ocean and did not see any of his colleagues in the water. The Gulf Livestock 1 departed New Zealand on August 14 and was due to dock in China on Friday September 11. The ship manager is Hijazi & Ghosheh Co.

by | September 02, 2020 | 01:25

The electric auto and solar panel maker says in a filing with securities regulators that it intends to sell up to 10.03 million shares and use the proceeds for unspecified general corporate purposes. After the split, the share price should drop to about $400. Tesla shares rose 2.1 per cent in pre-market trading today after the filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

by | August 28, 2020 | 01:08

Attention now turns to who will take his place and whether the Irish Government can put forward a candidate capable of retaining the trade portfolio - one of the most important roles in the commission. The commission, whose leadership team is made up of one appointee from each EU nation, proposes and enforces European laws, monitors national economies, negotiates trade deals, runs a diplomatic service and administers the bloc's 150 billion-euro ($177 billion) annual budget.

by | August 28, 2020 | 02:00

Belarus' authoritarian president of 26 years, Alexander Lukashenko , is facing weeks of protests against his reelection to a sixth term in the August 9 vote, which the opposition says was rigged. "I told him Russian Federation would fulfil all its obligations". Putin said Russian Federation had created a "reserve" of security forces to send and assist Lukashenko's government in face of the protests but that for now, Moscow had not considered it necessary to deploy them and he hoped it would ...

by | August 26, 2020 | 02:51

However, users will not be able to retweet, like, comment, or reply to it. A federal judge on Sunday placed a hold on a Trump campaign lawsuit that seeks to prevent Pennsylvania from collecting mail-in ballots at drop boxes. A surge in postal ballots is expected in the election, due to the coronavirus outbreak. Furthermore, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states COVID-19 is spread mostly through close contact from person to person .

by | August 26, 2020 | 02:14

They added: "Make no mistake: No matter where you live, your family will not be safe in the radical Democrats' America". U.S. President Donald Trump touched upon a series of policy priorities for the next four years if he is re-elected, including creating jobs, cutting taxes, lowering drug prices, and continuing the military buildup.

by | August 25, 2020 | 01:43

Video on Sunday showed him getting off his helicopter with a Kalashnikov automatic rifle . Protesters, many wearing and waving the opposition's colors of red and white, chanted "freedom" and "we will not forget, we will not forgive" as they walked in the Minsk city center.

by | August 24, 2020 | 02:18

Analysts say that if the vaccine is made by October and approved, it could give US President Donald Trump an additional advantage in the upcoming elections in November. One of Sinopharm's inactivated COVID-19 vaccines on August 13 was revealed to have had a low rate of adverse reactions for patients in phase I and II clinical trials, while also demonstrating immunogenicity results.

by | August 24, 2020 | 01:50

Protesters say they are fed up with the country's declining living standards and have been angered at Lukashenko's dismissal of the coronavirus pandemic. Belarus' president on Friday shot down France's offer to mediate between the government and opposition in the wake of a controversial election, pointing instead to France's own domestic problems.

by | August 23, 2020 | 01:00

They will be able to earn income from employment or self-employment while receiving the benefit, but need to repay 50 cents of every dollar earned above an annual net income of $38,000 through their income tax return. The official said the number of claims is more typical to what would be seen in an entire year, or even over two years. "This includes the Liberals' refusal to fix the EI system for new and expecting parents, which they could have made months ago", Albas said in a statement.

by | August 21, 2020 | 01:41

Unless there is an "11th hour" legal intervention, Uber and Lyft will stop operating in the state of California at 11:59 p.m. Thursday. Both appealed and sought a stay on the decision. The measure also provides for additional benefits for gig workers at such services. Both Uber and Lyft are encouraging customers and drivers to support a measure appearing on November's ballot in the state that would exempt the companies from AB5.

by | August 17, 2020 | 01:01

On Thursday and Friday, it began removing public collection boxes in parts of California, New York , Pennsylvania, Oregon and Montana . "Ever since the pandemic came along, people are mailing less for some reason", he said. "This is more about states trying to recreate how they get their ballots and they're trying to do it on a compressed time line that just won't work", he asserted.

by | August 14, 2020 | 01:44

According to the RTE report, Mr. Johnson's visit was also meant to outline the first stage of Britain's 2021 plans to mark "the centenary of Northern Ireland's foundation" in May, 1921 following the partition of Ireland. Prime Minister r Johnson is also expected to meet First Ministers Arlene Foster and Michelle O'Neill to discuss an economic recovery plan, following the news that the United Kingdom has slipped into its worst recession on record.

by | August 13, 2020 | 00:54

The pick-up in July headline CPI is unlikely to be sustained in coming months due to still weak demand conditions and the high base of comparison in 2019 while high pork prices and weather-induced increase in food prices are expected to ease.