ASX: The local market is expected to jump this morning after the US rallied in its Friday session.
This came after a broad sell-off in mining and energy stocks late in the session on Friday, as investors remained jittery over prospects of a slowdown in global growth.
Wall Street: on Friday, as equities steadied after their worst start to the year in decades.
The S&P 500 rose by about 1.1 per cent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 322 points, or 1.1 per cent, while the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.9 per cent.
Crypto: Canadian crypto broker Voyager Digital has .
The decision comes after the firm gave a to crypto hedge fund Three Arrows Capital after it failed to repay more than US$644 million in borrowed bitcoin and USDC.
Ukraine crisis: Australia will provide 34 additional armoured vehicles to Ukraine and prohibit Russian gold imports, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said during a historic visit to the besieged country.
Speaking in Kyiv alongside Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Albanese said on 16 more Russian ministers and oligarchs, bringing the total number of Russian individuals sanctioned by Australia to 843.
RBA: There appears to be little doubt that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will for the third month in a row when its board meets on Tuesday.
If economists are correct, borrowers will be looking at another 50-basis-point increase as the RBA tries to rein in inflation as it balloons towards 7 per cent this year from an already-lofty 5.1 per cent.
Floods: NSW residents were hit by more with dangerous downpours continuing overnight.
Areas stretching from Newcastle to the South Coast and as far inland as Oberon are at risk, but especially western Sydney's flood-prone Hawkesbury-Nepean area.
New flavour: Coca-Cola has teamed up with DJ Marshmello to unveil a new and unexpected flavour.
While fans might have expected a sweet marshmallow taste, the .
Circularity is key when it comes to intercontinental transport and a sustainable EV supply chainMEXICO CITY, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- To hit net zero by 2050, CO2 emissions from the transport sector must fall by 20% to 5.7 Gt by 2030 (Source IEA). With transportation representing a significant percentage of those emissions, hopes are pinned on electrification. The Biden Administration’s support for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, allocating $7.5 billion for charging stations an
On the same day that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased COVID-19 guidelines, the Food and Drug Administration issued a statement warning that at-home rapid antigen tests can deliver false negative results and people who need tests should should plan to do so more than once to make sure they are not "unknowingly spreading the SARS-CoV-2 virus to others."
Charlotte, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Charlotte, North Carolina - Charlotte, NC based LiveWire Electrical is urging homeowners to consider whether their property needs to have its electrical panel changed. According to the company, an update can be required for brand new homes as well as properties that are quite old, and homeowners and property managers should always stay vigilant for other signs that their panel needs professional attention. More information on this can be found here: h
Naples, FL, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pro Music Rights, Inc., one of the world's largest music licensing companies, announces that it will close on the agreement to go public via a Reverse Merger with Nuvus Gro Corp (OTC: NUVG) on August 15, 2022. Additional detailed information will be disclosed via Regulatory Filling. About Pro Music Rights, Inc. (ProMusicRights.com) Pro Music Rights the 5th public performance rights organization (PRO) ever formed in the United States. Its licensees in
LONG BEACH, Calif., August 12, 2022--Ruth’s Chris Steak House, famous for its unmatched dining experience and steaks served on 500-degree sizzling plates, announced its newest location in Long Beach, which is now open for business.
Quarterly Revenues Increased $354,699 compared to 2021 for a 13.5% increaseChicago, IL, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alliance Creative Group, Inc., (http://www.AllianceCreativeGroup.com) (OTC Pink: ACGX) is pleased to announce the results of Operations for the Three Months Ending June 30, 2022. Revenues for the quarter ending June 30, 2022 ("Q2 2022") were $2,974.489 Gross Profits for the quarter ending June 30, 2022 ("Q2 2022") were $568,156 Net Income for the quarter ending June 30, 2022
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul told members of the press that author Salman Rushdie is alive and receiving care at a local hospital after having been attacked on stage at an event in Western New York on Friday morning.
An American tourist died in Rio de Janeiro on Friday, three days after he was shot during a confrontation between local drug dealers and vigilantes. The U.S Consulate in Rio and hospital Samaritano Botafogo confirmed Trey Barber's death in separate statements. Barber was initially identified by police and the hospital as 28-year-old Joseph Trey Thomas.
Growing HVAC, plumbing and building automation platform expands mechanical service offerings and service density in Iowa Featured Image for PremiStar Featured Image for PremiStar DEERFIELD, Ill., Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PremiStar, a leader in commercial and industrial HVAC, plumbing, and building automation services has acquired Mechanical Service, Inc. (MSI), a leading commercial HVAC contractor in Iowa City, IA. With this acquisition, PremiStar expands its service offerings and footp
BURBANK, Calif., August 12, 2022--Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ make their return to D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event, showcasing the ultimate streaming lineup of live and on-demand content. During the three-day Ultimate Fan Event, presented by Visa, attendees can enjoy immersive experiences, talent appearances, and photo opportunities at The Disney Bundle Pavilion along with live demos of the latest features on Disney+, special perks for Disney+ subscribers across the show floor, and much mor
What a week huh? Tornado Cash got sanctioned, hedge funds might soon have to report their crypto holdings and we haven’t even had a chance to look at the latest push to give the CFTC spot market oversight.