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7:38 a.m. Today - By Myra P. Saefong
Here's what the oil market thinks OPEC+ should do nextMajor oil producers will put their negotiation skills to the test when they meet to discuss production levels in early March, as Saudi Arabia and Russia attempt to seek balance between crude prices at their highest in more than year, tightening global supplies and an uncertain path of recovery for energy demand.
5:06 a.m. Today - By Victor Reklaitis
Democratic-run Washington means worries for defense sector, retreat for Saudi lobby, watchdog saysForeign lobbyists are dealing with a new Washington, as Democrats nowadays control the White House and both chambers of Congress. One expert on the influence industry, Ben Freeman, speaks with MarketWatch about important trends that he’s spotting.
3:29 a.m. Feb. 26, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Renewables and natural gas are part of the solution to climate change and energy povertyCEOs of Sempra Energy and Total see new momentum to build a clean-energy economy around the globe
5:47 p.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden orders airstrikes against Iran-backed militia in SyriaThe United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting facilities used by Iranian-backed militia groups. The Pentagon said the strikes were in retaliation for a rocket attack in Iraq earlier this month that killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member and other coalition troops.
3:50 a.m. Feb. 25, 2021 - By Robert Schroeder
Yellen describes vaccines as global economy's 'strongest stimulus' in G-20 letterTreasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Thursday said vaccinations are the strongest stimulus that countries can provide to the world economy, in . "A rapid and truly global vaccination program is the strongest stimulus we can provide to the global economy," Yellen told her colleagues in the organization, which includes China and India. The Treasury secretary urged G-20 nations to increase their support of programs designed to deliver vaccines to all parts of the world, and also called on them to keep up "significant fiscal and financial policy actions" to support economic recovery.
11:58 p.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - By Lina Saigol
Ghana becomes first country to receive COVID-19 vaccine through Covax programA shipment of 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca–Oxford vaccine arrived in Accra on Wednesday.
10:18 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Mining stocks have surged — and have 2 more tailwindsMining stocks have rallied as the global economy has recovered, and there are factors that could further lift the sector.
7:04 a.m. Feb. 24, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Global COVID cases fall for a sixth straight week as hopes for J&J vaccine are bolstered by FDA dataThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday the vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson appears safe in inoculating against the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19, raising hopes the one-shot jab will receive emergency use authorization quickly and bolster the effort to contain the deadly pandemic.
12:15 p.m. Feb. 23, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Republicans hit interior secretary nominee Deb Haaland as 'left' of Biden on fossil fuels and renewablesPresident Joe Biden’s nominee to head the Interior Department faced sharp questions from Republicans Tuesday over what several called her “radical” ideas that include opposition to fracking and the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
8:04 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Senate confirms Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassadorThe Senate confirmed President Joe Biden’s choice to lead U.S. diplomacy at the United Nations on Tuesday. The vote for Linda Thomas-Greenfield reflected a divide between the Biden administration’s determination to re-engage with the world body and former President Donald Trump’s diplomacy that often left the U.S. isolated internationally.
3:16 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021 - Barrons.com
What’s Behind the Tech Selloff Facebook befriends Australia again, two of Biden’s most controversial cabinet picks begin confirmation hearings today, Democrats aim to push stimulus through House this week, and other news to start your day.
2:30 a.m. Feb. 23, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
U.S. COVID deaths top 500,000 as experts look to FDA meeting on J&J's one-dose vaccineU.S. COVID-19 deaths surpassed half a million on Monday, as experts braced for a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee meeting later this week to review Johnson & Johnson's vaccine candidate.
11:42 a.m. Feb. 21, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.N. official says Iran to grant 'less access' to its nuclear programIran will begin to offer United Nations inspectors “less access” to its nuclear program as part of its pressure campaign on the West, though investigators will still be able to monitor Tehran's work, the U.N. atomic watchdog's chief said Sunday.
7:46 p.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.N. Panel of Experts alleges Blackwater founder and Trump ally Erik Prince breached Libya arms embargo, says diplomatPrince is the brother of Trump's education secretary, Betsy DeVos.
11:54 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - By Victor Reklaitis
Biden says he's open to making his $1.9 trillion aid plan 'cheaper'President Joe Biden makes remarks during a visit to a Pfizer plant in the swing state of Michigan that is producing the drug maker’s COVID-19 vaccine.
9:53 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Global case tally for COVID climbs above 110.4 million as G-7 gathers to discuss vaccine equity The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed above 110.4 million on Friday, as the leaders of the G-7 economies were scheduled to meet and discuss the effort to get COVID vaccines to the world's poorest countries.
8:28 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - By Robert Schroeder
Biden says he expects long-term, stiff competition with China President Joe Biden on Friday said the U.S. and its allies must prepare for a "long-term, strategic competition" with China, as he declared that the world was at an inflection point between autocracy and democracy.
3:20 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
'It’s the political symbolism' from the largest economy --- Global leaders applaud U.S.'s return to Paris climate pactThe United States is officially back in the Paris climate accord, just 107 days after it left.
1:22 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
UK vows to share vaccines, but details thin as G-7 meets Leaders of the Group of Seven economic powers are holding their first meeting of 2021 on Friday, and vowing to share coronavirus vaccines with the world's poorest countries — though details of how soon and how much they will give remain scarce.
2:17 p.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.S. says it's ready to join talks to resume Iran nuclear dealThe State Department said Thursday the U.S. would accept an invitation from the European Union to attend a meeting of the participants in the original agreement. The U.S. has not participated in a meeting of those participants since former President Donald Trump withdrew from the deal in 2018.
6:47 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Myanmar protests focus on junta's economic support State railway workers in Myanmar continued to strike Thursday despite a police rampage the previous night targeting them in a sign of the military junta's concern over growing civil disobedience by public workers protesting the coup.
6:07 a.m. Feb. 18, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
UN chief joins WHO in slamming rich countries for hogging COVID vaccinesThe head of the United Nations has sharply criticized developed countries for hogging COVID-19 vaccines and called for a global effort to get all people in all countries vaccinated as soon as possible.
5:57 p.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
U.S. charges North Korean programmers over Sony hack, WannaCry ransomware The Justice Department has charged three North Korean computer programmers in a broad range of global hacks, including a destructive attack targeting an American movie studio, and in the attempted theft and extortion of more than $1.3 billion from banks and companies, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.
5:43 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
We owe it to our grandchildren: 2 ways to make a differenceA former CEO of AARP talks about how we can make a difference in the lives of others and make significant contributions to solving the world's major social problems.
3:32 a.m. Feb. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
It's in our direct economic interest to vaccinate the whole world ASAPNo economy is an island, economist says, pegging the global cost of uneven distribution of vaccinations at $4 trillion this year.
9:09 p.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch
Maersk fast-tracks plans for carbon-neutral shipShipping giant A.P. Moller Maersk A/S is fast-tracking efforts to transition to carbon-neutral ship operations with plans to add in two years what would be the first container ship running on biofuel.
5:00 p.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Myanmar's Suu Kyi faces new charges as military crackdown intensifies Police in Myanmar filed a new charge against deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi, her lawyer said Tuesday, as the military authorities who seized power in a coup intensified their crackdown against their opponents.
8:22 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
UK performers say post-Brexit visa rules spell disaster for industryLeading British actors including Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart and Julie Walters warned the government on Tuesday that the U.K. culture sector faces irreparable damage unless artists can tour the European Union without visas.
3:05 a.m. Feb. 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
World Health Organization Authorizes AstraZeneca's Covid-19 Vaccine The move will allow the vaccine to be distributed through an effort the organization is leading to send doses to low-income countries.
10:23 p.m. Feb. 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
World Health Organization grants emergency authorization to AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine The WHO’s green light for the AstraZeneca vaccine is only the second one the U.N. health agency has issued after authorizing the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in December. Monday's announcement should trigger the delivery of hundreds of millions of doses to countries that have signed up for the U.N.-backed COVAX effort, which aims to deliver vaccines to the world’s most vulnerable people.
4:56 a.m. Feb. 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Nigeria's Okonjo-Iweala to lead World Trade OrganizationNigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was appointed Monday to head the leading international trade body as it seeks to to resolve disagreements over how it decides cases involving billions in sales and thousands of jobs.
1:52 p.m. Feb. 14, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden to discuss pandemic response at virtual G-7 meeting FridayPresident Joe Biden will speak at a virtual meeting of the world’s major economies on Friday to discuss the coronavirus pandemic and global vaccination distribution, according to the White House.
1:00 a.m. Feb. 13, 2021 - Barrons.com
China Ramps Up Vaccine Production, Inoculations After Shortfalls Beijing isn’t alone in inoculating fewer people than planned, but its foreign pledges have put it in the spotlight.
8:42 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Nicole Lyn Pesce
Nikki Haley says 'we shouldn't have listened to Trump' after she defended him for four yearsHaley now says that Trump 'let us down' in a new Politico interview, adding 'he's fallen so far'
8:02 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
'One of the nation's most important' tax seasons ever just started. Watch out for these key datesThe IRS started accepting returns Friday, Feb. 12, and the filing deadline is April 15.
7:43 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
China Bulls Are Running as Year of the Ox Dawns Investors are pouring money into Chinese stocks and bonds, impressed by the nation’s GDP gains and its effort to de-emphasize exports and boost domestic consumption.
5:35 a.m. Feb. 12, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Russia threatens break with Europe if sanctions are imposed over Navalny’s treatmentRussia is prepared for a split with the European Union if the EU imposes new sanctions amid a dispute over the treatment of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Friday.
6:50 a.m. Feb. 11, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
U.K. scientist warns new COVID variant will 'sweep the world,' as California confirms two cases of South African strainA U.K. scientist warned Thursday that the variant of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 that first emerged there and is far more infectious than the original virus could "sweep the world" and complicate the effort to contain the pandemic.
5:03 p.m. Feb. 10, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden has first call with China's Xi, raises human rights, trade issuesPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday held his first call as president with Xi Jinping, pressing the Chinese leader about trade and Beijing's crackdown on democracy activists in Hong Kong as well as other human rights concerns.
9:34 a.m. Feb. 10, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
WHO team member hits back at criticism of Wuhan mission as global COVID tally tops 107 millionA member of the World Health Organization team that traveled to the Chinese city of Wuhan to investigate the origins of the coronavirus pandemic hit back at criticism of the mission from the U.S. State Department, suggesting the former administration was "disengaged" and out of touch.
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