Tag: United States

The U.S. and EU are nearing a truce on the Boeing-Airbus dispute

US President Joe Biden (L) and France’s President Emmanuel Macron (C) talk with President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen after the family photo at the start of the G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall on June 11, 2021. PATRICK SEMANSKY | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — The United States and the […]

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Eager to travel, Americans book Sun Belt beach, city stays as pandemic fades

Miami Beach, Florida Artur Debat | Moment | Getty Images Interest in travel is picking up as the pandemic winds down, and cooped-up Americans are itching to hit the road again, two recent surveys have found. Travelers are thinking about booking trips to warm and sunny domestic climes — be they Sun Belt cities or […]

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China denounces US-Australian navy drills as muscle flexing

China on Friday said the U.S. and Australia were “flexing their muscles” with recent naval drills in the South China Sea, underscoring Beijing’s sensitivity over the strategic waterway it claims as its own. The U.S. Navy‘s 7th Fleet said the guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur and the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat concluded a […]

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FDA rejects EUA for Covaxin, ‘suggests’ Biologics Licence Application route for approval in US

In a setback to Bharat Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, the US Food and Drug Administration has “recommended” Ocugen Inc, the US partner of the Indian vaccine maker, to go for Biologics Licence Application (BLA) route with additional data, nixinghopes of Emergency Use Authorisation. Ocugen in a statement on Thursday announced that as recommended by theFDA,it […]

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Joe Biden under bug attack, swarm of cicadas gets the President – Watch

New Delhi: The multi-million dollar elaborate security arrangements seemed ineffective when the United States President Joe Biden came under a bug attack as he prepared to leave for an overseas trip to the UK. The incident occurred at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland as Biden was about to board Air Force One. He brushed a […]

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Stock futures open higher as investors await key inflation report

Commuters exit a Wall Street subway station near the New York Stock Exchange. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes rose at the start of the overnight session Wednesday evening as investors eyed a key inflation report due out Thursday. Dow futures opened up 41 points, […]

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Electric truck maker Lordstown warns of going concern risk; shares tank

The Lordstown Motors factory is where GM once operated, in Lordstown, Ohio, on October 16, 2020. Megan Jelinger | AFP | Getty Images U.S. electric truck maker Lordstown Motors said on Tuesday there was “substantial doubt” about its ability to continue as a going concern, sending its shares down 16%. “The company believes that its […]

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Wealthy investors are worried about inflation, CNBC millionaire survey shows

Shoppers maintain safe distance in a checkout line in Torrance, Calif. Al Seib | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic is subsiding, but the new normal might not look the same as 2019. One reason why: The prices of some goods and services have crept up due to inflation and could continue […]

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Ford’s new Maverick hybrid pickup will get 40 mpg in the city and starts at $19,995

DETROIT – Ford Motor’s new Maverick truck will be the first pickup in America with a standard gas-electric hybrid engine when it goes on sale this fall starting at about $20,000. The company unveiled the compact pickup Tuesday as the smallest vehicle in its highly profitable truck lineup, slotting below the full-size Ford F-150 and […]

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अमेरिकी सीनेटरों के ताइवान दौरे से बौखलया चीन, जताया राजनयिक विरोध

चीन ने तीन अमेरिकी सीनेटरों की ताइवान यात्रा को लेकर सोमवार को अमेरिका के साथ राजनयिक विरोध दर्ज कराया. चीन ने कहा कि अमेरिका को ताइवान के साथ सभी तरह के आधिकारिक संपर्क बंद करने चाहिए. चीन की चिंता के बीच अमेरिकी सीनेटर कोविड टीके के दान की घोषणा करने के लिए एक सैन्य विमान […]

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