Asian stocks fall further after the spread of new virus variants

BEIJING – Asian stock markets fell further on Monday after the omicron variant of coronavirus was found in several countries and governments introduced travel controls. Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Sydney fell, though losses were much smaller than Friday’s sharp drop, according to reports, saying the variant, first discovered in South Africa, appeared to be … Read more

Live export company Emanuel Exports’ license renewed after four years ban

Australia’s largest exporter of live sheep, Emanuel Exports, has had its license reinstated after a four-year suspension. Key points: Australia’s largest exporter of live sheep, Emanuel Exports, has had its license reinstated following a four-year ban The company’s license was revoked after the death of 2,400 sheep aboard the Awassi Express in 2017 The Ministry … Read more

Apple could replace the iPhone with Augmented-Reality devices, says analyst

Apple will launch an augmented reality headset in the fourth quarter of 2022 and may sell more than a billion of the new devices over the next 10 years, an analyst claimed in a research note on Friday. The prediction comes from TFI Asset Management analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who often has detailed calls for future … Read more

Apple could replace the iPhone with Augmented-Reality devices, says analyst

Apple will launch an augmented reality headset in the fourth quarter of 2022 and may sell more than a billion of the new devices over the next 10 years, an analyst claimed in a research note on Friday. The prediction comes from TFI Asset Management analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who often has detailed calls for future … Read more

Apple could replace the iPhone with Augmented-Reality devices, says analyst

Apple will launch an augmented reality headset in the fourth quarter of 2022 and may sell more than a billion of the new devices over the next 10 years, an analyst claimed in a research note on Friday. The prediction comes from TFI Asset Management analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who often has detailed calls for future … Read more

Apple could replace the iPhone with Augmented-Reality devices, says analyst

Text size TFI Asset Management analyst Ming-Chi Kuo writes that Apple may launch an AR headset next year that could sell 1 billion units in the next decade. Mladen Antonov / AFP via Getty Images Apple will launch an augmented-reality headset in the fourth quarter of 2022 and could sell more than a billion of … Read more

Apple could replace the iPhone with Augmented-Reality devices, says analyst

Text size TFI Asset Management analyst Ming-Chi Kuo writes that Apple may launch an AR headset next year that could sell 1 billion units in the next decade. Mladen Antonov / AFP via Getty Images Apple will launch an augmented-reality headset in the fourth quarter of 2022 and could sell more than a billion of … Read more

FTSE 100 dives 3 pieces, as the new Covid variant rattles on the market

GGood morning. Something pretty grim reading to kick-start your Friday, I’m afraid, as news of the new Covid super variant sends shock waves through the markets. Although little is known about the B.1.1529 variant – first discovered in South Africa – warnings that it is the most dangerous mutation ever seen have been enough to … Read more

Asian stocks are mixed after the Fed says it is ready to trade on inflation

BEIJING – Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday after Federal Reserve officials indicated they were ready to raise interest rates faster than expected if needed to cool inflation. Shanghai and Seoul fell, while Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney advanced. The Wall Street benchmark S&P 500 index rose 0.2% before the markets closed for a … Read more

Cathie Woods ARK Funds bought Robinhood and Exact Sciences, sold Tesla.

Text size The logo of the trade application Robinhood on a mobile phone AFP via Getty Images Cathie Woods ARK has sold more of its stake in Tesla, and snatched shares in online broker Robinhood markets, showed an email update from the investment management firm. ARK’s flagship fund, ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) dropped 56,975 shares, … Read more