Belgium enters fourth COVID-19 infection wave as cases jump

Belgium enters fourth COVID-19 infection wave as cases jump

Shoppers, wearing protective face masks, walk past posters for a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination centre installed inside a supermarket in Brussels, Belgium, August 30, 2021. REUTERS/Bart BiesemansBRUSSELS, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Belgium’s daily COVID-19 cases have jumped to the highest level in almost a year, prompting health experts to say that a fourth wave of … Read more

German Covid-19 cases jump as ‘fourth wave’ hits

German Covid-19 cases jump as 'fourth wave' hits

A key measure of coronavirus infections in Germany rose sharply over the past week, figures showed, raising the prospect of tougher restrictions as winter approaches. The seven-day incidence rate of cases – which has been used to decide Covid-19 curbs – jumped more than 26 points in a week, the Robert Koch Institute responsible for … Read more

After Surviving the Crypto Wave for a Decade, Where is Litecoin Headed?

After Surviving the Crypto Wave for a Decade, Where is Litecoin Headed?

by Shivani Muthyala October 16, 2021 Litecoin is a cryptocurrency that was up by more than 140% the previous year. But now when we take a look at LTC, it is one of the fastest-growing coins until May this year, but with the external factors colliding the situation has drastically changed. Litecoin prices have been … Read more

Analysis: With boosters, masks and Green Pass, Israel sees a COVID-19 wave in retreat

Analysis: With boosters, masks and Green Pass, Israel sees a COVID-19 wave in retreat

JERUSALEM, Oct 15 (Reuters) – Four months into one of its worst COVID-19 outbreaks, Israel is seeing a sharp drop in new infections and severe illness, aided by its use of vaccine boosters, vaccine passports and mask mandates, scientists and health officials said.Israel was struck by its fourth coronavirus wave in June, fuelled by the … Read more

Opinion: Space and crypto represent the next investing wave, replacing electric-vehicle companies

Opinion: Space and crypto represent the next investing wave, replacing electric-vehicle companies

The broader stock market appears top heavy, and I expect it to struggle to make new all-time highs into year-end. I especially remain bearish on the recent high-flying tech IPOs and SPAC conversions, most of which have gotten slammed during the past couple of weeks. In the coming weeks and months, don’t be surprised to … Read more

Syria sees spike in COVID-19 cases as fears grow of new wave

Syria sees spike in COVID-19 cases as fears grow of new wave

Internally displaced Syrian girls play together at Teh camp in northern Idlib, Syria May 5, 2021. Picture taken May 5, 2021. REUTERS/Khalil AshawiNew surge threatens collapse of health serviceLow vaccinations and summer visitors help spread Delta variantSurge worse in overcrowded rebel-held northwestAMMAN, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Syria is facing a new surge in COVID-19 infections … Read more