The WHO and the CDC are declaring measles a global imminent threat, blamed on Covid

A combined report from two major public health agencies has declared measles a “eminent threat” to the global community. Released Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) feared that a record drop in measles vaccination coverage and continued major outbreaks meant the respiratory virus posed an “imminent threat … Read more

Asia-Pacific equities largely lower, Tokyo inflation highest in 40 years; US markets closed

The proposed G-7 price cap may not have any effect on Russia, says Wood Mackenzie The price cap for Russian oil of between $65 and $70 a barrel proposed by the Group of Seven (G7) countries may not be a significant deterrent to Moscow, according to Wood Mackenzie. The planned limit is not expected to … Read more

Asia-Pacific equities largely lower, Tokyo inflation highest in 40 years; US markets closed

Hong Kong Movers: Casinos, Tech Stocks Drop on Rising Numbers of Chinese Businesses Hong Kong-listed shares related to reopening and technology fell during the morning session in Asia following reports of a spate of Covid cases in China. Casino operator shares MGM China fell more than 4%, Wynn Macau lost 2.5%, Sand China fell 3%, … Read more

Mariah Carey goes for Christmas glamor for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The “Queen of Christmas” also comes for Thanksgiving. Mariah Carey closed out the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on Thursday by welcoming in the Christmas spirit with a performance of “All I Want For Christmas Is You” — and her outfit sure was festive. The singer, 52, wore a tulle Cristian Siriano … Read more

Galaxy M52 5G Android 13 update along with One UI 5.0 released

Samsung pulls out all the stops when it comes to the update of Android 13 and One UI 5.0. After updating virtually every eligible Galaxy S and Galaxy Note flagship, some of the foldable phones, two Galaxy A-series phones, a rugged Galaxy Xcover device, and the latest tablets with One UI 5.0, Samsung has now … Read more