Health insurer Centene Corp on Thursday delayed its back-to-office date to mid October and said it would require all employees to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. The insurer said employees who do not provide proof of vaccination will have to undergo regular COVID-19 tests and wear masks at all times while in the company offices. A surge in COVID-19 cases due to the contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus and new guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), that recommends fully vaccinated individuals wear masks, have led many U.S. companies to rethink their policies.
Dublin, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Protein Labeling Market 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Protein Labeling Market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 13.1% during the forecast period. Increasing healthcare R&D expenditure is the key factor that driving the market growth. Researchers are exploring the proteomics market in universities, major hospitals, clinics, and research centers. As proteomics has moved out of the labs and into the mar
Penn National Gaming Inc has agreed to buy Canadian digital media and sports-betting firm Score Media and Gaming Inc in a cash-and-stock deal worth nearly $2 billion, the companies said on Thursday. Under the deal, Score's shareholders will get $17 in cash and 0.2398 shares of Penn National for each share held. The deal "should lead to significant savings in third-party platform costs and allow us to broaden our product offerings," Penn National Chief Executive Jay Snowden said in a statement.
U. S. Patient Engagement Solutions Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Delivery Type (Web-based, Cloud-based, On-premise), By Component, By End Use, By Application, By Therapeutic Area, And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028.New York, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "U.S. Patient Engagement Solutions Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Delivery Type, By Component, By End Use, By Application, By Therapeutic Area And Segment
A Lebanese prosecutor asked central bank governor Riad Salameh for documents relating to suspicions of embezzlement, money laundering and tax evasion but did not question him on Thursday in the absence of a lawyer, a senior judicial source said. Salameh has dismissed previous corruption allegations against him as a smear campaign. In response to a question from Reuters, Salameh said the deliberations were secret.
NORCROSS, Ga., Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE: INS], the leading provider of innovative credit technology solutions and processing services to the financial technology and services market, announced today its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021. “Our strong momentum continued into the second quarter of fiscal 2021, led by CoreCard’s flexible and agile platform in a constantly shifting environment,” said Leland Strange, CEO of Intelligent
HOUSTON, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IES Holdings, Inc. (or “IES” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: IESC) today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021. Third Quarter 2021 Highlights Revenue of $406 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2021, an increase of 38% compared with $293 million for the same quarter of fiscal 2020Operating income of $22.5 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2021, an increase of 60% compared with $14.1 million for the same quarter of fiscal 2
The dollar held gains against a basket of currencies on Thursday after hawkish comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve led markets to move forward the likely timing of a policy tightening. Sterling ticked slightly higher after the Bank of England kept the size of its bond-buying programme unchanged and held its benchmark interest rate at a historic low of 0.1%. “While markets took the news of the 7-1 split as dovish initially, the undertones of today’s policy statement and monetary policy report (MPR) are much more hawkish than initially expected," said Simon Harvey, senior FX analyst at Monex Europe.
The Bank of England today voted unanimously to keep interest rates on hold at 0.1% insisting that while it now expects inflation to hit 4%, any jump will be temporary. Michael Saunders, who has moved from being an arch-dove to the panel’s lead hawk in recent weeks, was the dissenting voice.
Dublin, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Agriculture Tractor Market - Forecasts from 2021 to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The agriculture tractor market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.88% to reach US$25,494.261 million in 2026 from US$18,267.930 million in 2019.Demand for tractors depends on the agriculture activity in the country and that invariably is dependent on monsoons and the minimum support price (MSP).. The increasing need for operational
The British pound briefly extended its rise on Thursday after the Bank of England kept interest rates and its bond-buying programme on hold while largely sticking with its forecasts for an economic recovery. Investors will be closely watching for any signals from the central bank when the BoE governor speaks later at a news conference on plans for how it will eventually reverse its stimulus, as some policymakers elsewhere begin to taper asset purchases. By 1115 GMT, sterling traded at $1.3916, more or less where it was before the BoE decision and after briefly spiking to as high as $1.3945 a few minutes after the decision.