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British Airways: Flights leaving US grounded over technical issue – BBC

British Airways: Flights leaving US grounded over technical issue BBCBritish Airways flights from the US delayed due to technical difficulties CNNBritish Airways apologises after US flights delayed The GuardianBA apologises after ‘technical issue’ sparks global delays Evening StandardBritish Airways flights held on Ground Amid Pilot Software Issue Bloomberg View Full Coverage on Google News

Bank of Japan stuns markets with yield control policy change

The Bank of Japan stunned markets on Tuesday with a surprise change to its controversial yield curve control policy, triggering big swings in the currency, bond and equity markets. Traders described the move as potentially marking the long-awaited “pivot” by the BoJ, which is the last of the world’s major central banks to stick to …

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Asian shares slide as yen spikes higher on BOJ’s surprise policy shift

SYDNEY, Dec 20 (Reuters) – The yen surged and Asian shares fell sharply on Tuesday after Japan’s central bank unexpectedly tweaked its bond yield controls – a move that will allow long-term interest rates to rise more.While the Bank of Japan kept broad policy settings unchanged it widened the allowable band for long-term yields to …

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Epic Games Fined More than Half a Billion Over Fortnite’s ‘Unfair’ Microtransactions – IGN Daily Fix – IGN

Epic Games Fined More than Half a Billion Over Fortnite’s ‘Unfair’ Microtransactions – IGN Daily Fix IGN’Fortnite’ maker Epic Games to pay $520 million in record-breaking FTC settlement CNN Fortnite maker Epic Games fined $520M after accusations it exposed young players to potential harm NBC NewsEpic Games, Creator of Fortnite, to Pay $520 Million Over …

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US Navy awards Amazon Web Services contract worth over $700 mln

Dec 19 (Reuters) – The United States Navy on Monday awarded Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) cloud computing division a five-year enterprise software license contract worth $723.9 million.The deal will provide the Navy with access to Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) commercial cloud environment, Professional Services and its training and certification courses.Earlier this month, the Pentagon awarded cloud …

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FDA’s tobacco program must be proactive, not reactive, independent panel says after extensive review

CNN — An independent panel of experts says its review of the US Food and Drug Administration’s tobacco program found numerous wide-ranging problems that hinder its ability to regulate the industry and reduce tobacco-related disease and death. FDA Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf requested the review in July, anticipating the complex issues that will come with …

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin Search For ‘Santa Claus’ Rally: Veteran Trader Says Memecoin Doing Circles Around ‘Mulberry Bush’ – Bitcoin (BTC/USD), Ethereum (ETH/USD), Dogecoin (DOGE/USD)

Major coins traded lower on Monday evening as the global cryptocurrency market cap fell 2.2% to $792.8 billion at 7:27 pm EST. Price Performance Of Major Coins Coin 24-hour 7-day Price Bitcoin BTC/USD -1.8% -4.4% $16,456.07 Ethereum ETH/USD -1.4% -8.4% $1,168.30 Dogecoin DOGE/USD -9% -21.5% $0.07 Top 24-Hour Gainers (Data via CoinMarketCap) Cryptocurrency 24-Hour % …

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Stock futures slide after major averages extend losses to start the week

Andrew Burton | Getty ImagesStock futures fell Tuesday morning, reversing directions after the Bank of Japan announced to widen its yield target range. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 236 points, or 0.72%. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.86% and 1.05%, respectively. During regular trading on Monday, the Dow …

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Elon Musk breaks silence after 10 million Twitter users vote for him to step down | Elon Musk

Elon Musk has tweeted for the first time since more than 10 million people voted in favor of him stepping down as Twitter’s chief executive, saying that only paid Twitter Blue subscribers will be able to vote in future policy-related polls. On Sunday, Musk asked Twitter users whether he should step down as the head …

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Yen Jumps as Stocks, Bonds Drop on BOJ Yield Shift: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) — The yen rallied while stocks and bonds slumped in the wake of the Bank of Japan’s unexpected adjustment to its yield-curve control policy. Most Read from Bloomberg A day that began with listless, mildly downbeat trading in Asia was thrown into turmoil when the BOJ increased the upper limit of its tolerance band …

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