Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: week

Blinken to travel to Ukraine and Germany this week

The tete-a-tete with Lavrov will follow the top US diplomat’s travel this week to Ukraine and Germany to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and his foreign counterparts. This will be the first high-level...

International banks in UAE to switch to Monday to Friday work week

The German bank will from Jan. 3 operate Monday-Friday in the Sunni Muslim-ruled country, instead of the current Sunday-Thursday as is common around the Middle East, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters....

White House says about 900,000 kids ages 5 to 11 got shot in first week

Maya Griesemer, 7, receives a first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine from Seattle Public Schools’ school-day clinic at Bailey Gatzert Elementary in Seattle, Washington, U.S., November 8, 2021. Matt Mills McKnight...

NFL Week 13 schedule, scores, updates and more

The only thing certain in the NFL heading into Week 13 of the 2021 season is that nothing is certain. The playoff picture is still as murky as ever and could change at the...

Stocks could face more turbulence in the week ahead

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., November 29, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Volatility could continue to plague markets after a week of...

Worst-performing tech stocks this week suggest U.S. over lockdowns

A funny thing happened on the way to the stock market’s retreat. Stay-at-home stocks that benefitted most from Covid-19 and the ensuing lockdowns, like Etsy, DoorDash, Zoom and DocuSign, were the worst performers this...

Blockbuster art week sets record with more than $2.6 billion in sales

Art handlers hang Claude Monet’s “Coin du bassin aux nymphas” at Sotheby’s on November 5, 2021 in New York City. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images The fall art auctions in New York...

Walmart kicks off Cyber Week with Jason Derulo event

The Walmart+ home screen on a laptop computer in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020. Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walmart is adding another tool to its arsenal this holiday...

Stocks may be entering an optimal period in the Thanksgiving holiday week

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., October 20, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters If history is a guide, the market should do well...

Stock futures rise slightly as S&P 500 seeks to score a winning week

Stock futures edged up in overnight trading on Thursday as the S&P 500 aims to post a winning week. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 20 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq...