ASX: The local market is expected to open in the green today after the US indices had a bumper session overnight.
This comes after the local market was by the spectre of more coronavirus lockdowns in Europe weighed on economic growth prospects.
Wall St: US markets got a with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hitting record highs.
This came after President Joe Biden picked Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell to lead the bank for a second term, keeping the status quo, with the central bank planning to wind down pandemic-era stimulus.
BTC: to break through the US$60,000 level as resistance remains strong. The cryptocurrency was down more than 5 per cent overnight.
This comes after El Salvadore announced it would be building a volcano-powered .
Confidence is key: High petrol prices continue to gnaw away at household budgets, adding to concerns about the inflation outlook.
New , set to be released today, will give an indication of how wide people are prepared to open their wallets as we head into the holiday season.
Invasive impact: Invasive species in Australia are costing the country's agricultural industry about $6 billion a year, and that could rise without urgent attention, according to a new CSIRO report.
The report highlights the over the past 60 years, costing the country $390 billion.
The search for secrets: Aussies have hit the high-seas to .
An Australian National University-led team will scale underwater mountains steeper than the Himalayas to collect data from the Earth's most violent earthquakes in research that may help predict whether tsunamis will hit Australia and New Zealand.
Dublin, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Diabetes Care Intelligence Center" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This reportis a global intelligence database on diabetes drugs & devices, which offers data on 25 major countries. It covers 13 years of comparable data, including 5-year forecasts incorporating value, volume sales, and price and price per-capita expenditure. The Intelligence Centre enhances your understanding of the diabetes drugs industry, along with eco
(Bloomberg) -- Most Read from BloombergSand and Soldiers Mix as Troops Move In to Protect Cancun TouristsThe World’s Relentless Demand for Chips Turns Deadly in MalaysiaEven in the Metaverse, Not All Identities Are Created EqualAutomating the War on Noise PollutionThe Ugly, Expensive Plan to Bring Green Power to China’s MegacitiesRussian markets brushed off reports that the U.S. and its allies are considering sanctions targeting the country’s banking sector should President Vladimir Putin invade
Indonesian President Joko Widodo promised on Tuesday to bolster evacuation efforts and repair damaged homes after visiting the site of a volcanic eruption on Java that has killed at least 34 people. The 3,676-metre Mt. Semeru volcano erupted https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/indonesias-semeru-volcano-spews-ash-into-sky-2021-12-04 on Saturday sending a cloud of ash into the sky and dangerous pyroclastic flows into villages below. After visiting evacuation centres and surveying the area by helicopter, getting an aerial view of villages submerged in molten ash, the president said recovery efforts would be bolstered now and in the months ahead.
Vow ASA (“Vow”) has through its subsidiary Scanship been awarded a USD 5.2 million retrofit contract with one of the major cruise line companies. Scanship has entered a USD 5.2 million turnkey contract for the supply and installation of its advanced wastewater purification systems onboard a cruise ship with the capacity to process all wastewater generated from 5000 people. The delivery of process equipment and onboard installation are scheduled to take place during 2022, partly in drydock and du
Dublin, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Novel Drug Reconstitution Systems Market by Type of Container, Fabrication Material, Physical State of Drug in Syringe and Cartridge, Physical State of Drug in Infusion Bag, Volume of Container, Key Geographical Regions: Industry Trends and Global Forecasts, 2021-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The 'Novel Drug Reconstitution Systems Market' report features an extensive study on the current and future potential of no
WASHINGTON, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global Agricultural Biologicals Market size is expected to reach USD 27.38 billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 12.82% during the forecast period. This is attributable to the increase in the growing me of sustainable agriculture in the global market, low deposit levels, and supportive guidance are the essential factors boosting the growth of the market. Extensions, innovative product launches, and contracts were the principal strategies utilized
Many people work hard all their lives and look forward to retirement. If you've been gearing up to retire in 2022, you may, at this point, be counting down the weeks or even days until you're able to tender your resignation.
Dublin, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Processed Seafood Market 2022-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The publisher has been monitoring the processed seafood market and it is poised to grow by $47.01 billion during 2022-2026, progressing at a CAGR of 5.94% during the forecast period. The report on the processed seafood market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis c
European stocks rose on Tuesday to their highest in more than a week, boosted by a strong rebound in technology shares as worries about the Omicron coronavirus variant ebbed, and gains in mining sector after China eased its monetary policy. The continent-wide STOXX 600 index gained 1.8% to bounce back to levels before Nov. 26, when the index suffered its biggest selloff this year on worries about the new virus variant. "You're seeing a surge in optimism as investors are saying, the knee-jerk defensive move during the big selloff may have been too hasty, as Omicron may not be as hideous as previously thought," said AJ Bell financial analyst Danni Hewson.
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(Bloomberg) -- Most Read from BloombergSand and Soldiers Mix as Troops Move In to Protect Cancun TouristsThe World’s Relentless Demand for Chips Turns Deadly in MalaysiaEven in the Metaverse, Not All Identities Are Created EqualAutomating the War on Noise PollutionThe Ugly, Expensive Plan to Bring Green Power to China’s MegacitiesElliott Investment Management renewed its push to get SSE Plc to split off its renewables business into a separate unit, a move the activist investor says would create
(Bloomberg) -- Most Read from BloombergSand and Soldiers Mix as Troops Move In to Protect Cancun TouristsThe World’s Relentless Demand for Chips Turns Deadly in MalaysiaEven in the Metaverse, Not All Identities Are Created EqualAutomating the War on Noise PollutionThe Ugly, Expensive Plan to Bring Green Power to China’s MegacitiesThe United Arab Emirates will move its weekend to Saturday and Sunday, breaking ranks with the rest of the Gulf region as it seeks to draw in global investment and busi
The Kremlin said it expected no breakthrough later on Tuesday at virtual talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Joe Biden over Ukraine, but urged people to remain calm despite mounting tensions. Biden and Putin are expected to hold a video conference at around 1500 GMT amid Western fears about a Russian troop build-up near Ukraine. Biden plans to warn Putin of severe economic consequences if Russia invades, U.S. officials said on Monday.
Dublin, Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Non-Destructive Testing Market by Solution, Method, End-User - Global Forecast to 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global non-destructive testing (NDT) market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% from 2021 to 2028 to reach $15.07 billion by 2028.Factors such as stringent government regulations regarding the safety of assets, rising need to assess the structural integrity of aging infrastructure, and application
The 3,676 meter high volcano erupted spectacularly on Saturday (December 4), shooting a towering cloud of ash into the sky and dangerous pyroclastic flows down the slopes of the mountain into villages below.Durrasyid, a resident from the worst-hit village of Curah Kobokan, had his house completely destroyed by the volcanic eruption and moved with his family into an evacuation center, where they were provided with hot meals and a temporary roof over their head.Around 2,000 families would need to be relocated immediately, according to Widodo.At least 22 people died, while 27 were missing and thousands were displaced, according to the nation's disaster mitigation agency.