Stock market: what is moving on the markets before the opening Friday

(Photo: Getty Images) The major Asian stock markets ended Friday in sharp decline, investors were frightened by the resurgence of coronavirus in Tokyo and Hong Kong, where the local government has decided to reintroduce restrictions to counter a second wave. Wall Street futures traded in the red before the New York market opened. The Dow […]

US universities sue Trump for deportation of students | NOW

The prestigious American universities Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) sued US President Donald Trump on Wednesday for wanting to expel international students who only attend virtual lectures because of the coronavirus, writes The New York Times. The universities in the US state of Massachusetts call the measure cruel and reckless. “Massachusetts is home […]

Fire destroys Iran nuclear plant, possibly caused by Israel

A hall in the Iranian nuclear complex of Natanz with advanced rapid centrifuges for the enrichment of uranium has been severely damaged by a fire. While there is no hard evidence yet, many analysts believe the fire was the result of sabotage, possibly by Israel. In the latter case, there would be a serious escalation […]

Kanye West for president, or another publicity stunt?

There’s no campaign website yet, no enrollment on the federal election commission, let alone an election program – just a tweet. Yet the American rapper and fashion entrepreneur Kanye West attracted a lot of attention this weekend with the announcement that he wants to make a shot at the White House. It may be a […]

Car crashes into protesters in Seattle, one person dies NOW

During a Black Lives Matter protest in the American city of Seattle, a car was driven into a group of protesters on Saturday evening local time. In addition, a woman died. Another woman was seriously injured and is in the hospital. The driver of the car, a 27-year-old man, has been detained by police. The […]

Facebook’s advertising boycott spreads to Quebec

Three Quebec financial institutions join the Facebook boycott of advertising calling for a stricter framework for racist and hateful messages. • Read also: Facebook and Twitter recommend wearing a mask • Read also: Facebook hit at the heart of its business model • Read also: Zuckerberg Loses US $ 7.2 Billion After Facebook Advertising Boycott […]

“New corona wave in US very painful due to premature easing” | NOW

In the morning podcast This will be the news we update you on the most important news of today and we discuss the news of the day. When will your country regain steam if you are still in the midst of an epidemic? It was and remains the question for America. In the Netherlands we […]

“New corona wave in US very painful due to premature easing” | NOW

In the morning podcast This will be the news we update you on the most important news of today and we discuss the news of the day. When will your country regain steam if you are still in the midst of an epidemic? It was and remains the question for America. In the Netherlands we […]

Record increase of over 53,000 new corona infections in the US | NOW

More than 53,000 corona infections were reported in the United States on Thursday, the news agency writes AFP based on figures from Johns Hopkins University. The country thus again sets a daily record in the number of infections. In addition, an increase in the number of infections was observed in 37 of the 50 states […]