NASA to launch first rocket from a commercial spaceport in Australia on Sunday

Workers pressure wash the logo of NASA on the Vehicle Assembly Building before SpaceX will send two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station aboard its Falcon 9 rocket, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US, May 19, 2020. REUTERS / Joe Skipper Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register … Read more

On Nutrition: Supplements for sleep | Lifestyle

It’s true that as we age, we don’t sleep as well or as long. Why is that? Scientists say several changes occur with aging that disrupt our natural sleep cycle. That’s why I was intrigued with an ad on television for a product that claims to have been “clinically tested” and “proven effective” to help … Read more

Stocks gain sharply for day and week, while copper falls further

The S&P 500 has the biggest daily pct gain since May 2020 Copper falls again, oil ends higher Treasury yields edge up NEW YORK, June 24 (Reuters) – Stocks on global markets rallied on Friday and registered strong gains for the week as a recent slide in commodity prices eased worries about inflation and the … Read more

Dollar stumbles as markets rethink interest rate path

US dollar banknotes are displayed in this illustration taken, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – The US dollar slipped on Friday and headed for its first weekly decline of June as traders dialed down bets on where interest rates might … Read more

Hungary’s MOL cuts refuelling limit for passenger cars

BUDAPEST, June 24 (Reuters) – Hungarian energy group MOL (MOLB.BU) said it was limiting passenger car drivers to buying 50 liters of fuel a day at its service stations from Friday, halving the previous limit, in a move to avert disruptions caused by a government price cap. MOL, which owns the largest network of service … Read more

Analysis: Record numbers of Chinese graduates enter worst job market in decades

10.8 mln Chinese graduates to enter job market in weak economy Youth unemployment at 18.4%, 3 times higher than overall rate Graduates’ jobs a top government priority amid stability risks BEIJING, June 23 (Reuters) – Jenny Bai was among 10 high-performing computer science students from different Chinese universities selected by a Beijing-based internet firm for … Read more

Desktop Metal to unveil 3D-printed heat-activated foam for cars, shoes

June 21 (Reuters) – Desktop Metal Inc (DM.N) plans to unveil a type of foam that the US-based industrial 3D printer maker claims could significantly change the way athletic shoes, automotive seats and other products are produced. According to a company statement viewed by Reuters, a new type of photopolymer resins or foam dubbed FreeFoam … Read more

Sony, Honda sign JV to sell electric cars by 2025

June 17 (Reuters) – Japan’s Sony (6758.T) and Honda Motor (7267.T) on Thursday officially agreed to an equally owned joint venture that will start selling electric cars in 2025. Honda, like bigger rival Toyota Motor (7203.T), has been slower to shift to electric vehicles (EV) than global automakers and is under pressure from investors to … Read more

Hyundai working on small, affordable electric car for India

NEW DELHI, June 16 (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) has begun developing a small electric car for India for the future even as it focuses on bringing more premium models to the country starting this year, an executive told Reuters on Thursday. Various departments are working on issues such as charging ecosystem, … Read more

Shock Swiss rate hike sets markets on edge ahead of BOJ

Pedestrians are reflected in a window in front of a board displaying stock prices at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in Sydney, Australia, February 9, 2018. REUTERS / David Gray / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register SNB hikes 50 bps, franc soars, dollar slips Stockmarkets sinking as interest rate … Read more