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Emergent gets $23 million additional order for vaccine production

Emergent gets $23 million additional order for vaccine production

April 5, 2021

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Emergent BioSolutions Inc said late on Sunday that a key U.S. agency has increased an order, related to the manufacturing of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, by $23 million. The amount will be used to purchase biologics equipment specific to J&J’s vaccine and support the potential manufacturing expansion at […]

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Dow, S&P 500 hit fresh all-time peaks, but pro-Trump protests curb gains

Dow, S&P 500 hit fresh all-time peaks, but pro-Trump protests curb gains

January 7, 2021

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The Dow and the S&P 500 hit record highs on Wednesday, as investors piled into financial and industrial stocks on bets a Democratic sweep in Georgia would lead to more fiscal stimulus and infrastructure spending. But Wall Street pared gains and the Nasdaq index fell after the US Capitol went into lockdown as supporters of […]

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Maha govt to raise COVID-19 vaccine, Remedisivir shortage issues before PM Modi today

US discovers UK coronavirus variant in patient with no travel history

December 31, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands A 20-something man from Colorado is the first American known to be infected with a new variant of coronavirus that emerged this fall in the UK, raising concern that a more transmissible strain could spread widely across the country. The Colorado State Laboratory confirmed the patient had the mutated form of the virus, […]

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Deal or no deal, Britain to pay high price for Brexit

Time is very short: Britain rules out any more Brexit talks next year

December 8, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital sands Britain rejects any extension of a Brexit transition period or further talks past this year, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman said Monday as negotiations in Brussels went down to the wire. “Time is obviously now in very short supply. We are in the final stages. We are prepared to negotiate for as […]

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Deal or no deal, Britain to pay high price for Brexit

‘Final throw of the dice’: UK, EU to resume talks in efforts to save Brexit

December 7, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Britain and the European Union will make a last-ditch attempt to strike a post-Brexit trade deal this week, with probably just days left for negotiators to avert a chaotic parting of ways at the end of the year. Ireland’s prime minister, whose country would face more economic pain than any of the other […]

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Japan’s LDP may call snap polls after leader chosen, says report

September 7, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands   Japan may be ready for a snap election after the ruling party picks a new leader later this month and a new prime minister is appointed, an official for the governing Liberal Democratic Party said. Shunichi Suzuki, the LDP general affairs chairman, told a BS TV Tokyo programme on Sunday that […]

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Don't expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021

WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases, up over 230,000

July 13, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 230,370 in 24 hours. The biggest increases were from the United States, Brazil, India and South Africa, according to a daily report. The previous WHO record for new cases was 228,102 on […]

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Hong Kong government warns removing U.S. special status is 'double-edged sword'

Hong Kong government warns removing U.S. special status is ‘double-edged sword’

May 29, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China, and warned that withdrawal of the financial hub’s special status under U.S. law could backfire on the U.S. economy. U.S. President Donald Trump is due to announce later on […]

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