Lithium fuels hopes for revival on California’s largest lake

Fox Business Flash top headlines for August 30 Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Near Southern California’s dying Salton Sea, a canopy next to a geothermal power plant covers large containers of salty water left behind after super-hot liquid is drilled from deep underground to run steam turbines. The containers connect to tubes that spit… Continue reading Lithium fuels hopes for revival on California’s largest lake

Hopes of India’s Crypto Bill Dashed as Govt Doesn’t List for Parliament Discussion

Betraying the hopes of the crypto industry that the Indian government will introduce the cryptocurrency regulation bill in the upcoming Monsoon session that kicks off on July 19, 2021, the list of bills that may tentatively be taken up does not include cryptocurrency bills. Early this month, Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had said in… Continue reading Hopes of India’s Crypto Bill Dashed as Govt Doesn’t List for Parliament Discussion

Los Angeles hopes new mask mandate will reverse COVID-19 spike

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County residents are again required to wear masks indoors regardless of their vaccination status — a new mandate starting this weekend that health officials hope will reverse the latest spikes in coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths. The rule went into effect late Saturday for the nation’s largest county, home to… Continue reading Los Angeles hopes new mask mandate will reverse COVID-19 spike

New EIP hopes to quell tensions between Ethereum’s miners and developers

A new Ethereum Improvement Proposal, or EIP, has emerged amid opposition from miners to scheduled changes to the network’s fee market. While some are looking to the proposal as a means to cool flaring tensions between Ethereum’s miners and developers, the EIP appears to have secured little support from the community. In recent weeks, tensions… Continue reading New EIP hopes to quell tensions between Ethereum’s miners and developers

Ripple pins hopes on Biden administration as co-founder sells 28.6M XRP

After ending 2020 facing a lawsuit from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission under Donald Trump’s administration, Ripple’s leadership is looking to the new year and a new U.S. President to bring a change in regulations more favorable to the firm. According to a post on the Ripple website featuring comments from key executives, the… Continue reading Ripple pins hopes on Biden administration as co-founder sells 28.6M XRP

Genomics giant Illumina hopes to help launch ‘bona fide’ biotechs

Nasdaq-listed genomics giant Illumina is hoping to help spawn a new generation of cutting-edge Australian biotech startups as it cements its place as a long-term research partner for local businesses. The $US50 billion ($67 billion) genetic sequencing business is intensifying its focus on the Asia Pacific region, having committed last week to a partnership with… Continue reading Genomics giant Illumina hopes to help launch ‘bona fide’ biotechs

Genomics giant Illumina hopes to help launch ‘bona fide’ biotechs

Nasdaq-listed genomics giant Illumina is hoping to help spawn a new generation of cutting-edge Australian biotech startups as it cements its place as a long-term research partner for local businesses. The $US50 billion ($67 billion) genetic sequencing business is intensifying its focus on the Asia Pacific region, having committed last week to a partnership with… Continue reading Genomics giant Illumina hopes to help launch ‘bona fide’ biotechs

Shane Te Pou: High hopes for 2021 after 2020’s Covid, politics and racism

OPINION: A lot of ink will be spilled trying to make sense of 2020, a year that makes the Queen’s “annus horribilis” (1992) seem like a barrel of laughs in comparison. How could you compare a few failed marriages and a palace fire to these 12 slow-motion months of mayhem across the globe?This year turned… Continue reading Shane Te Pou: High hopes for 2021 after 2020’s Covid, politics and racism

Nigeria hopes blockchain will generate $10B revenue by 2030

The director-general for Nigeria’s National Information Technology Development Agency, or NITDA, has said that the country could potentially expect a revenue stream between $6 billion to 10 billion from blockchain technology in the next ten years. According to a Nov. 5 announcement from the NITDA, Director-General Kashifu Inuwa spoke at a stakeholders meeting in the… Continue reading Nigeria hopes blockchain will generate $10B revenue by 2030

Hopes of every UK home getting super-fast broadband by 2025 fade

Hopes of every UK home and business getting super-fast broadband by 2025 fade… as minister refuses to say how close government is to achieving Tory election pledge Strong full-fibre broadband was promised to all UK homes and business by 2025  The Tory pledge was made by PM-to-be Boris Johnson in June of last year  It… Continue reading Hopes of every UK home getting super-fast broadband by 2025 fade

Britain's hopes of a US trade deal will be shattered if Joe Biden becomes president, MPs warn

HOPES of a US trade deal will be hit if Joe Biden becomes President, it was claimed. Senior MPs warned the Democrat does not understand Brexit and is more likely to side with the EU. Mr Biden has voiced concerns about peace in Northern Ireland becoming a casualty of Brexit. Some critics say it would… Continue reading Britain's hopes of a US trade deal will be shattered if Joe Biden becomes president, MPs warn

Bermuda hopes to jumpstart their economy with new ‘stimulus token’

According to The Royal Gazette, the idea of launching such a program was accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the program, the government plans to enable the purchase of food and other products from retailers to strengthen its now-necessary array of contactless payment solutions. The Bermuda government will also distribute payments to those… Continue reading Bermuda hopes to jumpstart their economy with new ‘stimulus token’

COVID-19 Hopes Weren’t the Only Thing Driving Pfizer in Q2

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) released its second-quarter earnings report before the markets opened on Tuesday. The pharma giant posted $0.78 in earnings per share (EPS) and $11.8 billion in revenue, while consensus estimates had called for $0.66 in EPS and $11.6 billion in revenue. The same period of last year reportedly had $0.80 in EPS… Continue reading COVID-19 Hopes Weren’t the Only Thing Driving Pfizer in Q2

Zilliqa's (ZIL) Hopes in the Crypto Markets Lie with the 50-Day M.A

The $0.03 resistance level proved a hard one to break for Zilliqa even with Staking going live on KuCoin. Further checking the Daily ZIL/USDT chart courtesy of Tradingview, the following can be observed. The 50-Day moving average (white) provides adequate support at around $0.014. This price level of the M.A will change but the main… Continue reading Zilliqa's (ZIL) Hopes in the Crypto Markets Lie with the 50-Day M.A

Coronavirus hopes as billionaires Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates team up in massive hunt for a cure – The Sun

BILLIONAIRES Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates have joined forces to help in the massive hunt for a coronavirus cure. The deadly disease has now infected more than 732,000 and killed around 35,000 people across the world. The pandemic sparked a scrambled search for an effective treatment to prevent more lives being lost. And Zuckerberg and… Continue reading Coronavirus hopes as billionaires Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates team up in massive hunt for a cure – The Sun

Baby P's mum 'hopes to be free by Christmas to start a new life with latest lover' 12 years after toddler's torture death

BABY P's mum hopes to be free by Christmas as she tries to prove herself a "changed woman", 12 years after her toddler was tortured to death. Tracey Connolly wants to make a fresh start with her latest lover, prison insiders have said. Connolly was jailed in 2009 after standing by as her then partner… Continue reading Baby P's mum 'hopes to be free by Christmas to start a new life with latest lover' 12 years after toddler's torture death

Ethereum (ETH): All Hopes Of An Altcoin Season Lost As Price Breaks Key Support

Ethereum (ETH) breaks a critical support against Bitcoin (BTC) and has now put itself in deep trouble. The price could decline sharply from its current levels if ETH/BTC closes the week below this support. This bearish close would completely shatter all hopes of an altcoin season. Some analysts are looking at falling altcoin dominance and… Continue reading Ethereum (ETH): All Hopes Of An Altcoin Season Lost As Price Breaks Key Support

The Latest: McConnell hopes tariffs on Mexico don't kick in

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May and President Donald Trump walk through the Quadrangle of the Foreign Office for a joint press conference in central London, Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein) The Latest on President Donald Trump and tariffs on Mexico (all times local): Continue Reading Below 3 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell… Continue reading The Latest: McConnell hopes tariffs on Mexico don't kick in

Stupid or Not, Man Who Sold Everything For Bitcoin Still Hopes For The Best

Didi Taihuttu, a bitcoin fan had sold all his got to go in big on the most popular cryptocurrency sometime last year. Though many thought he was sick to have taken such decision, investing in something that it’s future could not be predictable, another set of people hailed him for the courageous act he had… Continue reading Stupid or Not, Man Who Sold Everything For Bitcoin Still Hopes For The Best