ASX: The local market is expected to get a boost this morning after US markets were closed overnight.
This comes after a late rally helped the Australian share market to yesterday after China's central bank cut loan rates.
Wall Street: US markets were closed overnight in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Day.
But it will be a despite the shortened trading week with the likes of Goldman Sachs (), Proctor & Gamble (), Netflix () and United Airlines () releasing earnings this week.
BTC: was slightly lower overnight, still sitting around the US$42,000 mark.
This comes as Golden State Warriors superstar and "Splash Brother" Klay Thompson joined the growing number of athletes choosing to take part of their .
De-weeding: Federal funds of $20 million have been set aside to further boost Australia's efforts to .
The multi-million-dollar package will be matched by Australia's states and territories to reduce the impact on agriculture, wildlife and the environment.
Travel restrictions: The European Union will for unvaccinated arrivals from Australia, Argentina and Canada due to rising case numbers.
The 27 EU member states reached an agreement to remove Australia from a list of countries where easier travel restrictions applied, regardless of vaccination status, a press release from the Council of the EU said.
We’re hiring: The rate of was comfortably above its pre-pandemic level in the latter stages of 2021, new research found.
LinkedIn revealed that hiring in the December quarter was 16 per cent higher over the year compared to the same pre-COVID period.
Show must go on: More than $8 million in federal government funding will be spent on the beleaguered to ensure the show goes on for its showmen and women.
With around 700 Australian ag shows cancelled since the pandemic began, many of the showmen and women who travel the circuit have been left struggling.
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STORY: The U.S. on Wednesday warned that North Korea could be gearing up for a missile or nuclear test ahead of President Joe Biden’s trip to Asia this week.National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said the U.S. is taking precautions.“And we are prepared, obviously, to make both short and longer term adjustments to our military posture as necessary to ensure that we are providing both defense and deterrence to our allies in the region and that we're responding to any North Korean provocation."This is Biden’s first trip to the region as U.S. president.His main focus is to bring Asian allies together to help counter China’s influence in the region.But North Korea’s plans threaten to overshadow the visit.Pyongyang hasn’t tested a nuclear bomb in five years.And South Korea’s National Security Advisor on Thursday downplayed the possibility.However, Seoul did warn that a missile test was “imminent.”Biden had been considering a visit to the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone that borders North Korea.But the White House said that visit is now off the table. Since coming into office, Biden has kept the door to diplomacy with North Korea openBut he has said that Pyongyang needs to take steps to dismantle its nuclear weapons program before the U.S. eases up on sanctions.Biden leaves for Asia on Thursday.
(Bloomberg) -- The Philippine central bank raised its key interest rate for the first time since 2018 to combat Southeast Asia’s second-fastest inflation.Most Read from BloombergStocks Suffer Steepest Rout in Almost Two Years: Markets WrapWalmart Flashes a Warning Sign to the Entire Consumer EconomyTarget and Walmart’s Deep Pain Could Be Your GainPlotkin Shuts Melvin Hedge Fund Left Reeling by Redditor AttackOz, McCormick Locked in Too-Close-to-Call Pennsylvania RaceBangko Sentral ng Pilipinas i