In Estonia, a resident has found a “rat king” in a summer house

The animals were delivered to scientists at the University of Tartu. This is the first find of a rat king in Estonia in the last 15 years, but only about 60 rat kings have been discovered in the world in 400 years. Until now, it has been believed that the tails stick together when the […]

New York Stocks: Dow and S&P 500 at record highs

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – Wall Street picked up early trading on Friday and reached highs. Conversely, disappointing outlooks from some popular tech companies have slowed the Nasdaq indices. Der Dow Jones Industrial rose to an all-time high of 35,765 points and was most recently listed 0.28 percent higher at 35,701.09 points. This indicates a weekly […]

Big disappointment from IBM holds Dow back

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – After the record high of the Dow Jones Industrial the most important US stock market barometer ran out of steam on Thursday. Disappointing quarterly figures from technology giant IBM, which caused the share price to plummet, put pressure on the mood. The Dow closed 0.02 percent lower to 35,603.08 points. The […]

The Catholic Church continues to lose followers in Europe

At the end of 2019, 1.34 billion people, or 17.74% of the total population, considered themselves Catholics in the world, according to data published by the Vatican news agency Fides. This is an increase of 15.4 million compared to 2018, and more than at the end of the previous decade, when 1.18 billion people considered […]

Amazon facing a new unionization attempt in the United States

Workers at an Amazon warehouse in New York have taken to building a union, six months after a similar attempt in Alabama failed, and are already accusing the e-commerce giant of doing everything to dissuade their colleagues. Read alsoAmazon workers reject union creation At this stage, in the United States, no Amazon sorting and logistics […]

New York equities: Dow in the red after record high

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – After the record high of the Dow Jones Industrial the day before, the US stock exchanges ran out of steam on Thursday. Disappointing quarterly figures from the technology giant IBM, which caused the share price to plummet, put pressure on the mood. The Dow was down 0.34 percent to 35,487 points […]

weekly jobless claims continue to decline

Weekly jobless claims in the United States continued to decline in mid-October, hitting a new low since the start of the pandemic, a sign that the economy is leaving behind the Delta wave of the virus. 290,000 new requests Between October 10 and 17, 290,000 people registered as unemployed to receive an allowance, 6,000 less […]

Penultimate: 80 instead of 50 BGN direct money for expensive electricity

For the period in which the stock exchange price of electricity was the highest, the aid of BGN 80 per megawatt-hour would represent one third of the difference between the estimated price of electricity and the actual price at which the companies bought electricity. The aid is for the required megawatt hours for October, November […]