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Fresh Covid mutation triggers global travel ban from UK 

Fresh Covid mutation triggers global travel ban from UK 

(ATF) New variants of Covid reported from the UK and South Africa have led countries across the globe to shut their borders to Britain on Monday over fears about a highly infectious new coronavirus strain, causing travel chaos and raising the prospect of food shortages in the United Kingdom.The ban …

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China vaccine stocks take a beating amid foreign doubts

China vaccine stocks take a beating amid foreign doubts

(ATF) Chinese vaccine stocks have plunged for two days straight this week after Brazil suspended a vaccine trial when a participant died.Shortly after BioNTech and Pfizer announced their Covid-19 vaccine success, Brazilian health regulator Anvisa announced late on Monday that it was suspending a clinical trial of CoronaVac, developed by …

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Vaccine success seen as breakthrough in fight against virus

Vaccine success seen as breakthrough in fight against virus

Pfizer's experimental Covid-19 vaccine is more than 90% effective based on initial trial results, the drugmaker said on Monday, a big victory in the fight against a virus that has killed over a million people and battered the world's economy.Scientists, public health officials and investors welcomed the first successful interim …

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Covid vaccine news boosts corporate bonds as well as stocks 

Covid vaccine news boosts corporate bonds as well as stocks 

(ATF) High-yield corporate bonds joined a global stock rally after Pfizer said its Covid-19 vaccine had 90% effectiveness. Asian bonds that offer a healthy spread over government benchmarks should benefit too.High-yield corporate bonds joined a powerful rally in risk assets after Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech said their Covid …

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