The pandemic vaporized fewer than 200,000 U.S. businesses last year. It’s a lot, but less than initially feared … ARK bought $64 million in Coinbase shares and sold $99.5 million in Tesla shares … and News Corp co-Chairman Lachlan Murdoch is returning to the U.S. from Australia in September when Fox employees are expected to return to office work.
Investor group calls for banks to set tougher climate targetsEnvironment · April 18, 2021 · 11:56 PM UTC
A group of investors managing $11 trillion in assets has called on banks to set tougher emissions targets ahead of a meeting of world leaders aimed at accelerating efforts to fight climate change.
AmericasEXCLUSIVE Canada’s Ontario to expand use of AstraZeneca COVID vaccine as epidemic rages
Middle EastAsian shares near 1-1/2 week highs, Bitcoin recoups losses
ChinaAUTOSHOW Chip shortage casts shadow on China's auto industry recovery
IndiaEXCLUSIVE India may build new coal plants due to low cost despite climate change
Asia PacificFamilies reunite as Australia-New Zealand 'travel bubble' begins
United StatesJust more than half of U.S. adults have gotten at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose -CDC
Asia PacificTaiwan c.bank says may revise up 2021 growth forecast
Taiwan's central bank may again revise this year's growth forecast higher given the island's strong economic prospects, but will also keep an eye on whether the economy could overheat, its governor Yang Chin-long said on Monday.