Taiwan punishes Deutsche Bank, others in currency speculation case

© Reuters. The logo of Deutsche Bank is pictured on a company’s office in London TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s central bank said on Sunday it had banned Deutsche Bank (DE:) from trading Taiwan dollar deliverable and non-deliverable forwards and suspended it for two years from trading forex derivatives as part of a crackdown on speculation. […]

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Exclusive: Fauci says rushing out a vaccine could jeopardize testing of others

© Reuters. Fauci testifies before coronavirus panel By Julie Steenhuysen and Carl O’Donnell CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The top U.S. infectious diseases expert is warning that distributing a COVID-19 vaccine under special emergency use guidelines before it has been proved safe and effective in large trials is a bad idea that could have a chilling […]

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Florida teen masterminded Twitter hack that hit Biden, Musk accounts among others

© Reuters. A magnifying glass is held in front of a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin By Raphael Satter, Katie Paul and Elizabeth Culliford (Reuters) – A 17-year-old Florida boy masterminded the hacking of celebrity accounts on Twitter Inc (NYSE:), including those of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and Tesla (NASDAQ:) […]

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Third Iranian fuel cargo reaches Venezuelan waters, others unloading – data

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Workers of the state-oil company Pdvsa holding Iranian and Venezuelan flags greet during the arrival of the Iranian tanker ship “Fortune” at El Palito refinery in Puerto Cabello 2/2 By Mircely Guanipa and Marianna Parraga MARACAY, Venezuela (Reuters) – The third cargo of an Iranian tanker flotilla carrying fuel for […]

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IMF chief lauds Japan’s spending to combat pandemic, urges others to step up

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks during a conference hosted by the Vatican on economic solidarity WASHINGTON (Reuters) – IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday lauded Japan’s plans to spend about 20% of its gross domestic product to respond to the economic challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and boost IMF resources […]

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