France to loosen COVID curbs in February, allowing popcorn in cinemas again

A medical worker administers a nasal swab to a patient at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing center in Saint-Hilaire-de-Loulay near Nantes, France, January 17, 2022. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Jan 20 (Reuters) – France will ease work-from-home rules from early February and allow nightclubs to reopen two … Read more

S&P 500, Dow up on earnings lift, Nasdaq off session low

A specialist trader works inside a booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Check in UnitedHealth rises as fourth-quarter profit beats estimates BofA and Morgan Stanley wrap up bank profits on upbeat … Read more

Wall Street banks eye ‘new normal’ for trading revenue after stellar two years

A street sign, Wall Street, is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, New York, U.S., January 3, 2019. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/Photo archive Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Check in NEW YORK, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Wall Street banks expect trading income to settle into a “new … Read more

Gilead says counterfeit HIV drugs ended up with patients

The logo of pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences Inc is seen in Oceanside, California, U.S., April 29, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Blake Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Check in NEW YORK, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O) said an unauthorized network of drug distributors and suppliers sold more than $250 million worth … Read more

Goldman profit hit by weaker trading, rising expenses; shares tumble

Jan 18 (Reuters) – Shares of Goldman Sachs Group (GS.N) fell as much as 8% on Tuesday after Wall Street’s top investment bank missed quarterly earnings expectations, hampered by weaker trading earnings and growing expenses. The stock slump put Goldman on track for its worst single-day performance since June 2020, shedding about $10 billion from … Read more

Dove soap maker Unilever signals pursuit of GSK consumer arm; shares fall

Unilever shares fall more than 8%, GSK gains Unilever says it would seek deal for GSK unit Says he is committed to ‘strict financial discipline’ Jan 17 (Reuters) – Unilever (ULVR.L) said on Monday it would seek a deal for GSK’s (GSK.L) consumer business, calling it a “strong strategic fit”, but Unilever shares fell more … Read more

DirecTV loss could cripple rightwing One America News

Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith speaks to a One America News Network (OANN) reporter from a bus window after a tour of a section of the US-Mexico border on a Mississippi Highway Patrol vessel. Texas in Mission, Texas, U.S., March 26, 2021. REUTERS/Go Nakamura Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Check in WASHINGTON, … Read more

Netflix raises monthly subscription prices in U.S., Canada

LOS ANGELES, Jan 14 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc raised the price of its monthly subscription by between $1 and $2 per month in the United States, according to the plan, the company said on Friday, to help pay for new programming to compete in the crowded streaming. television market. The standard plan, which allows for … Read more