Twitter permanently bans President Trump’s personal account for repeated rules violations.
Global tech’s top seven companies added USD 3.4 trillion in value in 2020
Apple plans self-driving car in 2024 with next-level battery technology.
FDA approves Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use.
DoorDash and Airbnb IPOs hit the US market last week soaring 85% and 112% respectively during their first day as public companies.
China claims to have achieved quantum supremacy computers capable of carrying out calculations trillions of times faster than today’s most powerful supercomputers
Elon Musk has overtaken Bill Gates to become the world’s second richest man with a USD 128B fortune.
Bitcoin tops USD 17K for the first time in almost three years.
Ancient Egyptians once lost a battle because the enemy used cats against them. Egyptians, believing cats to be scared, refused to hurt the animals.
Joe Biden defeats Donald Trump to become 46th President of the United States
Egypt has become the world’s largest exporter of oranges by volume – Financial Times
“Over the last 21 years, CIB’s market capitalization grew to more than USD 6B from USD 150M” – Hisham Ezz El-Arab
The US IPO market is booming with nearly 80 deals set to raise USD 29B in Q3.
Leaked documents referred to as FinCEN files tie the Wall Street banks to possible money laundering transactions that top USD 2 trillion and span the globe from Interpol wanted Kazakh reporters to Kremlin and Iran linked families
In the biggest reshuffling in 7 years, Exxon Mobil and Pfizer have been kicked out of the Dow Jones making way for technology companies like Salesforce, and Honeywell. This is a testament to how times are changing with commodity companies falling and tech rising.
With cameras and film slowly fading out of the digital world; Kodak’s shares rose by almost 1,500% after pivoting into drug making and securing a USD 765M loan from the US government.