Bank of England to Ramp Up Talks on Crypto Regs

Bank of England

It hasn’t been easy for the Bank of England (BoE) to uncover information it needs on the institutional exposure to cryptocurrency. As a result, the United Kingdom’s central bank said it plans to increase the pace of global talks to establish regulations on the world’s newest assets. Sarah Breeden, BoE’s director for financial strategy and … Read more

Doctors weigh COVID-19 impact on children as vaccine drives ramp up

Doctors weigh COVID-19 impact on children as vaccine drives ramp up

Brooke Knippenberg, 6, receives the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, U.S., December 5, 2021. REUTERS/Hannah BeierRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterJERUSALEM, Dec 9 (Reuters) – One month after her son Eran had recovered from a mild case of COVID-19, Sara Bittan rushed the three-year-old to the emergency room. He had … Read more

New Zealand seeks to ramp up COVID-19 vaccinations amid persistent cases

New Zealand seeks to ramp up COVID-19 vaccinations amid persistent cases

A vaccination centre sign directs the public during a lockdown to curb the spread of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Auckland, New Zealand, August 26, 2021. REUTERS/Fiona Goodall/File PhotoOct 12 (Reuters) – New Zealand expects to administer a record 100,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses in a single day during a mass immunisation drive on Oct. … Read more