Analysis: Europe Inc earnings season a test for market optimism

LONDON, Dec 23 (Reuters) – Europe’s upcoming corporate earnings season may show whether the renewed optimism…

Chinese rush to renew passports as COVID border curbs lifted

China lifted its quarantine for visitors on Sunday A simplified final step that allows the virus…

U.S. stocks drop on recession fears, Nasdaq closes at new bear market low

Tesla makes a profit of 3.3 percent in the waste trade Southwest Airlines falls 5.2 percent…

China braces for COVID spread to countryside as holidays near

Beijing lifted many anti-virus restrictions last week Millions of people traveled across the country to celebrate…

Electric vehicles confront the leap to the mass market

DETROIT, Dec 15 (Reuters) – The past year has been frustrating for investors pouring money into…

‘Tough times’: Warnings sound over China’s rapid ‘zero-COVID’ exit

WHO issues rare COVID alert in China A major policy meeting is unlikely as the virus…

Wall Street ends lower as investors digest economic data

US prices rose in November Consumer sentiment improved in December Lululemon falls after weak forecast Nearby…

U.S. labor market still tight despite continuing claims hitting 10-month high

Weekly unemployment claims increase 4,000 to 230,000 The following increases by 62,000 to 1.671 million WASHINGTON,…

China’s COVID infections hit record as economic outlook darkens

China has a very good record dating back to the April explosion in Shanghai Cabinet warns…

‘Toxic Twitter’ activists ramp up pressure on brands after Trump account reinstated

Nov 21 (Reuters) – A coalition of human rights activists urged Twitter advertisers on Monday to…