New jobless claims above 1 million for 20 weeks

The number of Americans who signed up for first-time jobless benefits remained stuck above 1 million for the 20th straight week, in the clearest signal yet of a stalled economic rebound. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is … Read more New jobless claims above 1 million for 20 weeks

Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Three men have been rescued from a tiny Pacific island after writing a giant SOS sign in the sand that was spotted from above, authorities say. The men had been missing in the Micronesia archipelago for nearly three days when their distress signal was spotted Sunday on uninhabited Pikelot Island by searchers on Australian and … Read more Three men rescued after writing SOS on deserted island

Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (3 August 2020)

WHO Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus said that a number of COVID-19 vaccines are “now in phase three clinical trials and we all hope to have a number of effective vaccines that can help prevent people from infection.” Speaking to reporters in Geneva today (03 Aug), Tedros noted, “there’s no silver bullet at the moment and there … Read more Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (3 August 2020)

Race to Mars

2020 is an optimal year for #Mars missions, given the close distance between Earth and Mars. On July 23, the China National Space Administration launched its Tianwen-1, or “Questions to Heaven,” which carries the country’s very first Mars rover and orbiter. It should arrive in orbit around the Red Planet in February. If the mission … Read more Race to Mars

Footage shows Australian soldiers signalling US Black Hawk with Confederate flag | ABC News

Australian special forces soldiers photographed and filmed themselves posing with a Confederate flag while on operations in Afghanistan, ABC Investigations can reveal. A photo and a video show two SAS soldiers smiling and holding up the flag, which has the words “Southern Pride” emblazoned on it. An Australian Defence Force spokesperson said the ADF was … Read more Footage shows Australian soldiers signalling US Black Hawk with Confederate flag | ABC News

European Union agrees on a groundbreaking coronavirus stimulus package

European Union leaders reached a deal on a massive stimulus plan for their coronavirus-blighted economies at a pre-dawn meeting on Tuesday after a fractious summit that went through the night and into its fifth day. Summit chairman Charles Michel tweeted “Deal” shortly after the 27 leaders reached agreement at a 5.15 am (0315 GMT) plenary … Read more European Union agrees on a groundbreaking coronavirus stimulus package

Dancers, artists take center stage on slopes of French ski station

Dancers and artists have gathered on the slopes of #Semnoz ski resort for a series of performances which the public can view during a walk through the countryside dubbed “La Grande Balade” (The Big Walk). The events, which traditionally signal the start of the #Annecy Paysages festival, last until July 26. Subscribe to us on … Read more Dancers, artists take center stage on slopes of French ski station

Does a 750-Billion Euro Recovery Fund Make Europe More Investable?

Jul.15 — Global asset allocators are set to increase their exposure to Europe if leaders reach agreement on the region’s proposed 750-billion euro ($856 billion) recovery fund, according to Anneka Treon, managing director of equities at Kempen. The blueprint is the first signal of a “long-awaited policy pivot where a fiscal union can finally catch … Read more Does a 750-Billion Euro Recovery Fund Make Europe More Investable?

Signal blackouts and billions wasted – how Huawei announcement could hit consumers

The Government’s decision to ban Huawei from its next-generation telecoms network and stripping out all its existing infrastructure could mean signal blackouts and additional costs for consumers. Just six months ago, the Government set a 35pc cap on the amount of Huawei 5G and fibre equipment that operators could use in their networks, and said … Read more Signal blackouts and billions wasted – how Huawei announcement could hit consumers

‘He Plagiarized From Me:’ Trump Attacks Biden’s Economic Plan

President Donald Trump slams presumptive Democratic candidate Joe Biden’s newly released economic plan and says that the former Vice President “plagiarized from me, but he can never pull it off.” Trump made the remarks as he departed the White House Friday enroute to Miami where he’ll hold his first in-person fundraiser in a month and … Read more ‘He Plagiarized From Me:’ Trump Attacks Biden’s Economic Plan

How the RSI measures market moves for traders

The RSI is often used as a momentum indicator to signal when a stock should be bought or sold. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us … Read more How the RSI measures market moves for traders

Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon found dead on mountain

Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon has been found dead in the northern part of the South Korean capital after he was reported missing on Thursday afternoon. Police said Park’s body was found around midnight near the place where his phone signal had been last detected. Police also said there is no sign of foul play, but … Read more Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon found dead on mountain

Berkshire Bet on Dominion a Positive Signal for Markets, BNY’s Levine Says

Jul.06 — BNY Mellon investment Management Chief Strategist Alicia Levine says Berkshire Hathaway’s deal for Dominion Energy’s natural gas pipeline and storage assets will be a positive signal for markets. “If Buffett is in, it can’t be that bad,” she says on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Southwestern Chinese residents rely on early-warning signal in flood season

Southwestern China has been hit by heavy rainstorms and floods since May. While residents and businesses are recovering, they said they’re also preparing for potential natural disasters in the future. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: … Read more Southwestern Chinese residents rely on early-warning signal in flood season

French local elections and the ‘green wave’

France’s environmental parties saw a surge in recent local elections, a success the media are calling “the green wave”. The Greens captured a string of important large and mid-sized towns, including Bordeaux, Lyon, Strasbourg and Besançon. Does this signal a deep change in France’s political landscape? Meanwhile,the second round was marked by a historically low turnout with just … Read more French local elections and the ‘green wave’