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by | November 14, 2020 | 23:10

E-Transit also features additional standard Ford Co-Pilot360 technologies created to help fleet customers reduce driver-based insurance claims, including Lane-Keeping System and PreCollision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking. Electrification brings new ways for customers to manage their businesses and fleets more efficiently. The company also says fleet customers will appreciate a 40-percent reduction in maintenance costs over the course of the warranty period versus a gas Transit.

by | November 14, 2020 | 19:01

That's an increase of 605 claims, or 0.3%, over the previous week. Most economists expected about 730,000 new applications. As of Thursday afternoon the State of OH reported there have been 259,499 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 14,958 probable ones for a total of 274,457, including 21,558 hospitalizations, of which 4,143 have been ICU admissions.

by | November 14, 2020 | 17:02

The primary endpoint is the prevention of symptomatic COVID-19 disease. Only half of the people were vaccinated in the trial. Now, as Beijing develops a vaccine, the need for transparency is proving essential to win back trust. Vaccines would be manufactured and then transported to states, which will then pass the vaccine on to providers, such as hospitals. Its drug regulator accepted an application from domestic drugmaker Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co.to conduct a bridge trial that ...

by | November 14, 2020 | 13:18

At the Asean-South Korea summit, PM Lee said strengthening economic cooperation would help in the countries' recovery. In his opening remarks at the 17th ASEAN-India Summit, he said that improving connectivity between India and ASEAN has been a priority area.

by | November 14, 2020 | 11:00

USA networks projected on Friday that Biden won the state of Georgia, giving him 306 votes in the Electoral College that determines the White House victor. "We are moving forward here at the White House under the assumption that there will be a second Trump term", he said. "I guess time will tell". "While we are not there yet, we are close to the objective" to having a vaccine ready for deployment by the end of 2020, he said.

by | November 14, 2020 | 06:39

The blue-chip Dow dropped 0.6 per cent as industrial and financial companies sensitive to economic growth fell, with Boeing Co and Goldman Sachs down about two per cent each. Nasdaq 100 E-minis were up 0.16%. Globalt's Martin also pointed to investor hopes for news of more coronavirus vaccine progress soon, after Moderna Inc said earlier this week that it had enough data for a first interim analysis of its late-stage trial.

by | November 14, 2020 | 06:03

Additional credit of up to 20 per cent of outstanding as on February 29, 2020, would be given to entities in these sectors, she said. Sitharaman said an additional ₹65,000 crore will be provided for fertiliser subsidies over and above the ₹71,000 crore allocated in the Budget .

by | November 14, 2020 | 02:11

The report from the bank's economic research unit has calculated that this tax could raise $49 billion (GBP 37 billion) a year in the US, GBP 7 billion in the United Kingdom, and Euro 20 billion (GBP 17.8 billion) in Germany. Some work from home because their companies have closed the offices they would normally go to. However, there are millions more who can't work from home, such as nurses and factory workers for example, and the tax should help support these roles, argues Deutsche Bank.

by | November 14, 2020 | 01:38

Musk says he was tested four times using a rapid antigen test: two tests came back positive and two came back negative. The rapid antigen tests have gained ground in recent weeks in view of backlogs at laboratories, but they are less sensitive to small amounts of virus and more likely to deliver a false negative.

by | November 14, 2020 | 01:25

That said , Disney CEO Bob Chapek was not too shy to continue complaining about it. Chapek did warn that the unpredictability of COVID-19 could cause disruptions. Direct-to-Consumer & International revenues for the quarter increased 41% to $4.9 billion and segment operating loss decreased from $751 million to $580 million.

by | November 12, 2020 | 14:41

Yasir O. Al-Rumayyan, who represented Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund , will also leave the board. Rajeev Misra , head of the company's Vision Fund, disputed that characterization and said its trading wasn't almost large enough to move trillion-dollar companies.

by | November 11, 2020 | 20:29

A medic at a Russian regional hospital in Tver receives the Sputnik V vaccine against the new coronavirus in Tver, Russia October 12, 2020. The company said that the Gamaleya Centre team will publish the interim research data in one of the leading global peer-reviewed medical journals.

by | November 11, 2020 | 19:53

Even the Canadian Transportation Agency obtained 8,000 complaints involving mid-March along with also the end of August, the majority of which are thought to be associated with refunds. "It's the starter pistol, but it's by no means a fait accompli", Jack said. "We will be seeing these discussions closely". The U.S. approved billions in stimulus funds and loans to help air carriers, and Germany, France and other European countries have provided billions of euros in aid for their airlines.

by | November 11, 2020 | 19:27

Brent Crude futures contracts for January's delivery increased by 6.32 per cent. Prices were also boosted by comments from Saudi Arabia's energy minister, who said on Monday the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies, together known as OPEC+, could tweak their supply cut pact if demand slumps before the vaccine is available.

by | November 11, 2020 | 14:21

A Welsh Government spokesman said on Tuesday: "Planning for the delivery of a potential Covid-19 vaccine in Wales is well under way". "We made a decision to self-fund our efforts so we could move as fast as possible". He attached a media report with his tweet, saying that no cold chain logistic company in India has the capability to transport the Pfizer vaccine for COVID-19 to India which required a temperature of minus 70 degrees.

by | November 11, 2020 | 13:31

Last year, China's Singles' Day sales on Alibaba's e-commerce platform TMall reached more than 210 billion yuan (about 31.7 billion USA dollars), double that of Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined, with sales hitting 1 billion US dollars in a little more than one minute of trading, according to the BBC.

by | November 11, 2020 | 02:42

However, Microsoft is taking it a notch higher and has laid down guidelines that will allow its employees to work remotely from the comfort of their homes forever. In May, Twitter told its workers whose jobs didn't require them to be on site that they could continue working remotely forever . The company didn't disclose how many workers it expected to adopt the new rules.

by | November 10, 2020 | 23:30

Downing Street welcomed the results as "promising" and said the United Kingdom will have procured 10 million doses by the end of the year to be given out if it is approved. Will the vaccine help the elderly? The results also bode well for other vaccines in final clinical trials that use the same new messenger-RNA technology.

by | November 10, 2020 | 20:57

In a statement, he said the central bank would "decisively use all policy tools in pursuit of the price stability goal", and promised better communication and a more transparent and predictable approach. The lira has lost nearly 30% of its value against the dollar this year, with markets anxious about a persistently high inflation rate that remains in double digits.

by | November 10, 2020 | 20:01

The companies had started manufacturing doses ahead of regulatory approval and are expected to produce 50 million doses by 2020-end-enough to vaccinate 25 million people. "First of all, the world was faced with such a bad situation, the pandemic , and being able in such a short time to go through what usually takes many years", Washington Post quoted Kathrin Jansen, head of vaccine research and development at Pfizer , as saying.

by | November 10, 2020 | 17:29

In a public statement on the antitrust charges, the EC noted, "The Commission's preliminary findings show that very large quantities of non-public seller data are available to employees of Amazon's retail business and flow directly into the automated systems of that business, which aggregate these data and use them to calibrate Amazon's retail offers and strategic business decisions to the detriment of the other marketplace sellers".

by | November 10, 2020 | 13:38

Director Dimas Covas said in a TV interview that one volunteer in the trial has died, but that the death is not related to the vaccine. Pfizer's vaccine, developed in partnership with BioNTech SE, is undergoing late-stage tests involving 3,100 volunteers in Sao Paulo and Bahia states.

by | November 10, 2020 | 12:07

Customer traffic fell, but when diners came, they spent more on larger group orders. The companies co-created the plant-based patty, which will be available as part of the new McPlant platform, Beyond Meat said. Beyond Meat reported a net loss of $19.3 million for the quarter. The decision hit shares of plant-based meat maker Beyond Meat , which was seen as the front runner for a contract as it had conducted tests of a so-called "P.L.T." burger at almost 100 McDonald's locations ...

by | November 10, 2020 | 06:28

Biden, however, has criticized President Trump's emphasis on speed when it comes to vaccine development and his campaign has said Operation Warp Speed "lacks sound leadership". "I wanted to liberate our scientists from any bureaucracy", Bourla said in September . In a July 22 press release, Pfizer announced "the execution of an agreement with the U.S.

by | November 09, 2020 | 23:26

The new chicken sandwich will replace an existing sandwich that will be pulled from the menu, Erlinger said, without confirming which product would be cut. McDonald's global revenues fell 2 percent to $5.4 billion as worldwide markets, including Europe experience a second wave of Covid-19 shutdowns. "Beyond Meat and McDonalds co-created the plant-based patty which will be available as part of their McPlant platform", a representative for Beyond Meat told Business Insider.