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U.S. FDA limits use of Regeneron, Lilly COVID-19 antibody treatments

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Jan 24 (Reuters) – The U.S. health regulator revised on Monday the emergency use authorizations for COVID-19 antibody treatments from Regeneron (REGN.O) and Eli Lilly (LLY.N) to limit their use, as the drugs are unlikely to work against the Omicron coronavirus variant. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said the......

Rio Tinto CEO concerned about Serbian PM’s comments on lithium project

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A sign adorns the building where mining company Rio Tinto has their office in Perth, Western Australia, November 19, 2015. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 25 (Reuters) – Rio Tinto’s (RIO.AX), (RIO.L) chief executive said on Tuesday he was concerned about the......

S.Korea’s GDP growth at 11-year high in 2021 as exports boom

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A truck drives between shipping containers at a container terminal at Incheon port in Incheon, South Korea, May 26, 2016.REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register S.Korea Q4 GDP s/adj +1.1% Q/Q (Reuters poll +0.9%) -BOK S.Korea Q4 exports +4.3%......

Walmart’s Mexico unit considering ‘strategic alternatives’ in Central America

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Men walk past the logo of Walmart outside a store in Monterrey, Mexico February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Walmart’s Mexico unit is considering “strategic alternatives” to its operations in Central America, including a sale......

NATO sends reinforcements to eastern Europe as Russia accuses West of hysteria

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NATO sending ships, fighter jets to eastern Europe U.S. says some 8,500 troops on alert Kremlin says West, not Russia, is escalating tensions UK withdraws some staff from Kyiv embassy MOSCOW/BRUSSELS, Jan 24 (Reuters) – NATO said on Monday it was putting forces on standby and reinforcing eastern Europe with......

Haiti quakes kill two, send residents flooding into the streets

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Haiti was struck by a 5.3 magnitude earthquake and a series of smaller tremors on Monday that killed two people and led panicked residents of the Caribbean nation’s southern peninsula to flood into the streets. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the first quake hit......

Ukraine tensions lift dollar, send euro lower

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Representations of the Ripple, Bitcoin, Etherum and Litecoin virtual currencies are seen on a PC motherboard in this illustration picture, February 14, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK/LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – The dollar rose to a two-week high on Monday against......

Oil falls 2% as Fed rate hike talk spooks risk markets

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A maze of crude oil pipes and valves is pictured during a tour by the Department of Energy at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in Freeport, Texas, U.S. June 9, 2016. REUTERS/Richard Carson Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Barclays raises 2022 oil price view by $5 a......

Google faces lawsuits over location-tracking practices from U.S. states

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WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Texas, Indiana and the District of Columbia sued Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) on Monday over what they called deceptive location-tracking practices that invade users’ privacy. “Google falsely led consumers to believe that changing their account and device settings would allow customers to protect their privacy......

Sinovac regimen gets strong boost from Pfizer, AstraZeneca or J&J COVID shots – study

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Vials of Chinese Sinovac’s CoronaVac vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pictured inside the newly inaugurated production lab designated to manufacture the vaccine, in Constantine, Algeria September 29, 2021. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 24 (Reuters) – A third booster dose of a COVID-19......

Second journalist shot dead in a week in Mexico’s Tijuana

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MEXICO CITY, Jan 23 (Reuters) – A Mexican journalist was shot dead in the northern border city of Tijuana on Sunday, the state government said, becoming the second killed in the area within a week. Lourdes Maldonado, a journalist with decades of experience, was shot dead in her car in......

Do not assume COVID pandemic reaching ‘end game’, warns WHO

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Tedros warns against lurching between ‘panic and neglect’ Pandemic in third year, with nearly 6 million dead More variants likely to follow Omicron, WHO warns GENEVA, Jan 24 (Reuters) – The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Monday that it was dangerous to assume the Omicron variant......

Burkina Faso President Kabore detained at military camp, security sources say

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Heavy gunfire overnight around president’s residence President’s exact location unknown, no word from army Burkina Faso struggling to quell Islamist insurgency Protesters have denounced high toll on security forces OUAGADOUGOU, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Burkina Faso President Roch Kabore has been detained at a military camp by mutinying soldiers, four......

Lebanese cabinet meets after hiatus, amid friction over budget

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Lebanon’s newly appointed Finance Minister Youssef Khalil looks on during a handover ceremony in Beirut, Lebanon September 14, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Cabinet sessions blocked by dispute over Beirut port blast probe Lebanon due to begin online talks with IMF on Monday......

Assailed by scandal, UK’s Johnson fights for his job

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Johnson fights to defend premiership Johnson faces claims of anti-Muslim discrimination Police have given evidence to lockdown party probe Cummings to speak to investigation LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was fighting to shore up his premiership on Monday as he faced the publication later this......

Two U.S. carriers enter S.China Sea, to ‘counter malign influence’

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U.S. Navy aircraft carrier, USS Carl Vinson, docks at a port in Danang, Vietnam March 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kham/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Two U.S. aircraft carrier groups have entered the disputed South China Sea for training, the Department of......

Turkish lira firms as minister sees limited inflation

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Turkish lira banknotes are seen in this picture illustration in Istanbul, Turkey August 14, 2018. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, Jan 24 (Reuters) – The lira was firmer on Monday after Turkey’s finance minister was cited as saying inflation may rise to some......

Cathay Pacific to burn cash as crew quarantine rules bite

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Generated positive cashflow in H2 amid strong cargo demand Tighter crew quarantine rules will see it resume cash burn Operating 2% of pre-pandemic passenger capacity in Jan Jan 24 (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd said on Monday that it expected to resume burning cash because of stricter......

Olympics China warns of air pollution risk during Beijing Winter Games

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BEIJING, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Chinese authorities will take action against polluters to ensure next month’s Winter Olympics will be held in a “good environment”, an environment ministry spokesman said on Monday, as particularly heavy smog shrouded the capital, Beijing. The Feb. 4-20 Games will be held in Beijing and......

EXCLUSIVE Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi to unveil 2030 EV plan this week

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To launch over 30 battery EVs based on 5 platforms – sources Targets compact EVs as cheap as gasoline cars by 2025 – sources Jan 23 (Reuters) – Renault SA (RENA.PA), Nissan Motor Co and Mitsubishi Motors Corp (7211.T) plan to triple their investment to jointly develop electric vehicles (EVs),......

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