NASDAQ 100 Forecast: Holding Major Area - 23 September 2020
The NASDAQ 100 initially fell a little bit during the trading session on Tuesday but have turned around to show signs of strength. This follows a couple of hammers, so this is a very strong sign that perhaps the NASDAQ 100 is ready to go higher. With that being the case, the market is likely to look at pullbacks as a buying opportunity, and at this point, I think you would be very hard-pressed to be a seller of the NASDAQ 100 due to the fact that we have recovered so much.If we can break above the highs of the trading session on Tuesday, it is likely that we would go looking towards the 11,550...
DONE DEAL: RB Leipzig sign Crystal Palace striker Sorloth
Alexander Sorloth has signed for Bundesliga side RB Leipzig from Crystal Palace on a five-year contract.The Norwegian striker, 24, joined Palace for £9m in 2018 but struggled to make an impression, scoring once in 20 appearances.He has spent the past two seasons out on loan, netting five times in 22 matches for Belgian side Genk.Last term, he scored 33 goals in 44 games for Trabzonspor as the club ended second in the Turkish Super Lig.Copyright 2020 tribalfootball.com Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
James Lileks: Oh, right, that other virus
Saw a sign the other day that made me think: Ohhhh, right. That thing. Are you kidding me? Of all years, are you kidding me?It was a sign for flu shots.Usually we start to think about the annual poke around the end of September, right? We see the signs, ignore them because the trees are green. Plenty of time! Then we put it off until we see newspapers run stories about how this will be a bad flu season, like they always do.They never say, “Frankly, it’s going to be a wonderful flu season! It’s so mild that the worst case gives you a low-grade fever for 10 minutes, like the flush of first love....
Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
Now is the time for dialogue and negotiation with Turkey, Von Der Leyen said expressing solidarity with Greece & Cyprus
Now is the time for dialogue and negotiation on the Greek-Turkish dispute, the President of the Commission, Ursula von der Leyen told CNA today. More specifically, the President of the Commission, speaking to a group of 7 journalists with the participation of CNA and answering the question whether and to what extent Greece and Turkey are heading to dialogue after the events of recent weeks, noted the following:“First of all, it is very important that Greece and Cyprus have full European solidarity if their legitimate sovereign rights are being put to question. Without any question they are bei...
Cyprus News Agency
Cologne sign Ondrej Duda, wait for Dimitrios Limnios
Cologne have completed the signing of attacking midfielder Ondrej Duda from Bundesliga rivals Hertha Berlin, the club said on Wednesday.The Slovakian international has signed a contract until 2024 and will have the task of replacing Mark Uth, who returned to Schalke after a loan spell."I'm really happy to be here. Cologne is a club with its fans which I know from my time in the Bundesliga. It is an exciting opportunity for me," Duda said.The 25-year-old was in Berlin since 2016, where he scored 16 goals and assisted 17 in 71 appearances."Ondrej is a typical number 10. He has already proven in ...
Trump marks ‘dawn of a new Middle East’ as Israel, UAE and Bahrain sign ‘peace deals’
US President Donald Trump has hailed the “dawn of a new Middle East”, as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain signed agreements to fully normalise relations with Israel.The Gulf states are the fourth and fifth Arab countries to recognise and establish formal diplomatic relations with Israel, after Egypt, Jordan and Mauritania. The latter later severed ties with the occupation state as a result of its 2014 war on Gaza.“After decades of division and conflict we mark the dawn of a new Middle East,” Trump told a crowd of hundreds gathered yesterday at the White House.“We’re here this afterno...
The Middle East Monitor
Sevilla sign Acuna from Sporting CP as replacement for Man Utd-linked Reguilon
Sevilla have signed Marcos Acuna from Sporting CP to all but end their interest in fellow left-back Sergio Reguilon.Reguilon starred on loan with Sevilla last season and the Europa League winners had hoped to re-sign him from Real Madrid for the 2020-21 campaign.The defender made 38 total appearances for the club during his loan spell, scoring three goals, with two of those coming in La Liga and one in the Europa League.With his future at Real Madrid uncertain, Reguilon had been linked with either a permanent transfer abroad or a loan back to Sevilla, which would have allowed him another seaso...
Bayelsa, firm sign MoU to train young farmers
Bayelsa State government and a private firm, CSS Integrated Farms Limited, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the training of young farmers.Speaking during the signing ceremony on Thursday, the state governor, Douye Diri, urged youths in the state to take advantage of his administration’s agricultural drive to develop themselves and the state.Governor Diri said the aim of the partnership with the private firm is to realise the agricultural potential of the state, according to a statement by Daniel Alabrah, acting chief press secretary to the governor.The governor also urged the...
Govt seeks to cut teen pregnancy rate
An activist raises a sign during a rally at the Council of State to demand that Section 301 of the Criminal Code be revoked to allow women to have an abortion without being subject to legal punishments. Photo by NUTTHAWAT WICHEANBUTThe Bureau of Reproductive Health aims to reduce the number of teenage mothers from 31.4 per 1,000 people to 25 by 2026.Last year, an average of 169 children in Thailand were born to teenage girls aged between 15-19 years old each day, while an average of six children per day were born to girls younger than 15 years old, according to the bureau.A total of 63,875 chi...
The Bangkok Post
'No sign of life' in search for Beirut blast survivor
Rescue workers said Saturday there was no longer any sign of life in a collapsed Beirut building, dashing hopes raised by sensor readings showing a pulse beneath the rubble from last month's blast.The cataclysmic August 4 explosion in the port of Beirut killed at least 191 people, making it Lebanon's deadliest peacetime disaster. One month on, seven people are still listed as missingOn Wednesday night, a sniffer dog deployed by Chilean rescuers detected a scent beneath a collapsed building in the heavily damaged Gemmayzeh neighbourhood adjacent to the port.High-tech sensors confirmed an appare...