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RPT Amazon launches virtual healthcare clinic in U.S. for common ailments

November 15 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN.O) on Tuesday launched the Amazon Clinic, a virtual platform where users can connect with healthcare providers to help treat common conditions such as allergies and skin conditions. Amazon has been looking for years to expand its presence in the healthcare sector, where it is a small player. He …

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Apple warns of lower iPhone shipments as COVID curbs hobble China plant

Apple expects lower shipments of iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max Apple says factory in China is operating at greatly reduced capacity Apple supplier Foxconn revises down its outlook for the fourth quarter TAIPEI, November 7 (Reuters) – Apple Inc. (AAPL.O) expects shipments of high-end iPhone 14 models to be lower than previously expected following …

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CVS, Walmart, Walgreens agree to pay $13.8 bln to settle U.S. opioid claims

Nov 2 (Reuters) – CVS Health Corp (CVS.N)Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (WBA.O) and Walmart Inc. (WMT.N) agreed to pay approximately $13.8 billion to resolve thousands of lawsuits filed by U.S. state, local and tribal governments accusing drugstore chains of mishandling opioid painkillers. CVS said Wednesday it agreed to pay about $5 billion over 10 years, …

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Chinese cities brace for wave of Foxconn workers from COVID-hit Zhengzhou

BEIJING, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Cities in central China have hastily drawn up plans to isolate migrant workers fleeing to their hometown from a sprawling assembly plant at iPhone maker Foxconn (2317.TW) in COVID-hit Zhengzhou, fearing they could trigger coronavirus outbreaks. Zhengzhou, capital of central Henan province, reported 167 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in the …

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U.S. adds China’s YMTC and 30 other firms to ‘unverified’ trade list

WASHINGTON, Oct 7 (Reuters) – The United States on Friday added major Chinese memory chipmaker YMTC and 30 other Chinese entities to a list of companies that U.S. officials have been unable to inspect, saying which increased tensions with Beijing and launched a 60-day clock. this could result in much harsher penalties. The new listings …

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Ford stock has biggest daily drop since 2011 after inflation warning

The Ford logo is pictured at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 20 (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co’s (FN) Shares fell more than 12% on Tuesday in their biggest one-day drop in more than a decade after the automaker said …

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Italy’s costs to import energy will double to 100 billion euros

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CERNOBBIO, Italy, September 3 (Reuters) – Italy’s net energy import costs are expected to more than double this year to nearly 100 billion euros ($99.5 billion), the minister said. of the Economy, warning that Rome could not spend indefinitely to soften the blow on the economy. …

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U.S. FDA green lights Omicron-targeted COVID boosters ahead of revaccination campaign

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 31 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cleared Pfizer’s updated COVID-19 booster shots (PFE.N)/BioNTech (22UAy.DE) and Moderna that target the dominant BA.4 and BA.5 Omicron subvariants, as the government prepares for a massive fall vaccination campaign that could begin within days. …

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