Despite a strong Black Friday weekend, retailers face challenges amidst early holiday spending due to unique factors such as online shopping, deep discounting, and colder temperatures.
A potential explosion has been reported by the British military in the Bab el-Mandeb Strait off the coast of Yemen, a key shipping route connecting East Africa to the Arabian Peninsula.
Pfizer’s discontinuation of its twice-daily weight loss pill, along with previous obesity drug failures, highlights the challenges in developing safe and effective treatments for obesity.
At UN Climate talks, 50 oil companies promise to slash methane emissions and end routine flaring by 2030, aiming to combat climate change. However, environmentalists view the pledge as a ‘smokescreen’ to hide the need to phase out oil, gas, and coal.
Pfizer announced it will discontinue the twice-daily version of its weight loss pill due to high rates of adverse side effects observed in a mid-stage clinical study, impacting the company’s hopes of capturing a share in the booming weight loss drug market.
World stock markets display mixed performance as Wall Street concludes its best month of the year