ASX: The ASX is expected to start the week higher after a positive lead from Wall Street on Friday.
, with the ASX/S&P 200 closing 0.39 per cent higher to 7456.9. The All Ordinaries closed at 7777.2, up 0.4 per cent.
Wall Street: amid positive data for Pfizer’s COVID-19 treatment pill and a strong US jobs report.
This takes the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 to their seventh consecutive week of record high sessions.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 203.72 points, or 0.56 per cent, to 36,327.95, the S&P 500 gained 17.47 points, or 0.37 per cent, to 4,697.53 and the Nasdaq Composite added 31.28 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 15,971.59.
Buyer woes: If you’re planning to buy a property, there’s one silly mistake that will cost you time and heartache. That’s looking at properties before applying for pre-approval. .
Work from anywhere: Would you work from a campsite? The beach? A ski resort? According to a new poll, Australians are keen to work while going on a road trip - provided they have a solid internet connection. Here’s how .
Fruit picking: Australian teens have been to do farm, hospitality and retail work, with industry hoping the scheme could become a ‘schoolies’ of sorts.
Scammer awareness: Australians lost more than $850 million to scammers in 2020 while business lost $130 million to payment-redirection scams.
To mark Scams Awareness Week, the Australian Banking Association is urging Australians and businesses to .
Jobless rate: The latest unemployment figures will be released on Thursday, amid economists’ concerns it will shift slightly higher in October. .
Dining overhauls: Diners in Victoria will be able to as part of a state plan to reinvigorate the local economy. The 200,000 rebates allow diners to claim up to 30 per cent of their meal back.
And in NSW, restrictions, while fully vaccinated diners can book without number limits.
SHENZHEN, China, December 03, 2021--Nam Tai Property Inc. (NYSE: NTP) ("Nam Tai" or the "Company") today announced that the special meeting of shareholders (the "Special Meeting") held on November 30, 2021, has resulted in a reconstitution of the Company’s Board of Directors (the "Board"). At the Special Meeting, holders of nearly 60% of the Company’s outstanding shares voted to approve the resolutions proposed by IsZo Capital Management LP. Specifically, the following resolutions were adopted a
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) and the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB) congratulate the 810 B.C. Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) candidates who passed the multi-day national Common Final Examination (CFE) written in September 2021. The exam was administered by CPAWSB. Six B.C. students also made the National Honour Roll for their outstanding results on the CFE. They are: Idrina Bou
Shares of Sportsman's Warehouse (NASDAQ: SPWH) were tumbling in morning trading Friday after the outdoor equipment and lifestyle retailer announced its merger with Great Outdoors Group was being called off due to antitrust concerns. Great Outdoors Group also owns Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's, as well as White River Marine Group. Having received feedback from the Federal Trade Commission, the retailers said they did not believe the merger would have received regulatory approval.
EVERETT, Wash., December 03, 2021--Fortive Corporation ("Fortive") (NYSE: FTV) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. to acquire Provation Software, Inc. ("Provation"), a leading provider of clinical workflow software solutions used in hospitals and ASCs, for $1.425 billion. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals and is expected to close by the end of the year.
Europe crossed 75 million coronavirus cases on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, as the region braces for the new Omicron variant at a time when hospitals in some countries are already strained by the current surge. Over 15 countries in Europe have reported confirmed cases of the new variant that has rattled financial markets. The European Union's public health agency said on Thursday that the Omicron variant could be responsible for more than half of all COVID-19 infections in Europe within a few months.
Dallas, Texas, Dec. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vaycaychella, Inc. (OTC PINK: VAYK) today announced the company is actively negotiating a potential $4 million investment to fund the company’s expanding technology portfolio for the short-term vacation rental market brought under the limelight within the last year as Airbnb went public. Now vacation home manager Vacasa is expected to go public at an estimated $4.5 billion valuation next Tuesday, December 7th through a SPAC deal (Shareholders appr
Given the amount of stocks that are down today, Coinbase is likely simply sinking with the entire stock market ship today. As of 11 a.m. ET, Coinbase stock was down 7%. According to Cathie's Ark (a website that's not affiliated with Ark Invest) the Ark Innovation ETF sold a little more than 170,000 shares of Coinbase yesterday.
Future plans include a unique NFT collection linked to EUA emissions allowance certificatesZUG, Switzerland, Dec. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ENEDEX, a cross-chain decentralized exchange (DEX) for energy trading and a launchpad for renewable energy product tokenization, has announced the successful launch of the future of energy trading. The ENEDEX project kicked off on November 30, 2021. The team at ENEDEX is composed of industry veterans with more than 35 years of combined experience in energ
RADNOR, Pa., Dec. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP informs investors that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California against Snap Inc. (“Snap”) (NYSE: SNAP). The action charges Snap with violations of the federal securities laws, including omissions and fraudulent misrepresentations relating to the company’s advertising business. As a result of Snap’s materially mislead
On 6 December, a requirement will come into effect whereby all travellers to the US must either present a negative test result or proof of recovery from Covid-19 infection. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says: “All air passengers 2 years or older with a flight departing to the US from a foreign country at or after 12:01am EST (5:01am GMT) on December 6, 2021, are required show a negative COVID-19 viral test result taken no more than 1 day before travel, or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19 in the past 90 days, before they board their flight.”
The Portland Trail Blazers fired president of basketball operations and general manager Neil Olshey after an investigation into allegations that he created a toxic workplace, the organization announced Friday.
(Bloomberg) -- Stocks extended their weekly slide as traders weighed a mixed jobs report against prospects for stimulus unwinding by the Federal Reserve. The dollar and Treasuries rose.Most Read from BloombergThe Hot New Trend For Hedge Funds Is—Finally—Female Founders‘Ghost Signs’ Haunt London’s Reviving NeighborhoodsReliving the New York Subway Map DebateAutomating the War on Noise PollutionChina Cash Flowed Through Congo Bank to Former President’s CroniesThe Nasdaq 100 sank about 2.5%, with A