Optimistic consumer gives New York stock markets a boost – Wel.nl

NEW YORK (AP) – The stock exchanges in New York have traded with a profit after previous minuses. New data on consumer confidence in the United States boosted sentiment on the trading floors. Large banks were in the spotlight after the presentation of their quarterly results. The Dow Jones index ended 0.3 percent higher at […]

Innocent flu regularly leads to severe pneumonia – Wel.nl

Everyone is sick and the hospitals are full. This is partly because a harmless flu often turns into pneumonia. A Belgian doctor he explains to HLN how can it be. “Due to the mask obligation, we have protected ourselves against viruses and bacteria for a long time,” begins Dr. Pascal Van Bleyenbergh. “Perhaps our system […]

More frequent pregnancy problems in women with adenomyosis – Wel.nl

EINDHOVEN (ANP) – Women with uterine adenomyosis are more likely to experience problems during pregnancy. For example, they are at a higher risk of preeclampsia or hypertension, concludes research doctor Connie Rees of the Catharina Hospital in Eindhoven in a new study. Additionally, they may need a C-section and may have a baby with a […]

The FTX founder could be in court next week

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Bankman-Fried, the co-founder of failed cryptocurrency exchange FTX, is expected to face court for the first time on Tuesday. He will then be tried in New York, Reuters reported on the basis of court records seen by the news agency. US prosecutors suspect that Bankman-Fried, among other things, secretly lent […]

+6 to -16 degrees in half an hour – Wel.nl

Storm Elliott threatens to ruin Christmas for many Americans. Yesterday 5,200 flights were canceled and one and a half million families were left without electricity. The media are talking about an “Arctic explosion”. Elliott is unusually large: the storm covers an area from Texas to Maine, about 3200 kilometers. Nearly two-thirds of Americans suffered from […]

Expectations of a slowdown in economic growth in France next year’

(MENAFN– Al Bayan) Yesterday, the French central bank forecast that the country’s economic growth would slow significantly in 2023 against the backdrop of the energy and inflation crises, before returning to recovery in 2024 and 2025. GDP growth will decline from 2.6% in 2022 to 0.3% in 2023, according to the central bank’s “most likely” […]

New York Stocks Rise Sharply as Inflation Cools Further – Wel.nl

NEW YORK (AP) – New York stock markets rose sharply in the first few minutes of trading on Tuesday. Investors reacted to the better-than-expected inflation figure for November. This fuels hopes of less marked rate hikes, often favorable to equity investments. Consumer prices in the US rose 7.1% last month. This was less than the […]

Ranking of the ten most expensive cities in the world to live in

digital millennium Mexico City / 03.12.2022 08:18:00 The latest ranking published by The Economist in the most expensive cities to live in, first place goes to New York followed by Singapore This is his first time up the ranks. As for Singapore, it had already occupied the first place up to eight times, while Tel […]