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Will everyone in the world have access to a Covid vaccine? – video explainer

The hunt for a coronavirus vaccine is showing promise but it is premature to say the end of the pandemic is nigh. Several rich countries have signed a ‘frenzy of deals’ that could prevent many poor nations from getting access to immunisation until at least 2024. Also, many drug firms are potentially refusing to waive patents and other intellectual property rights…

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Nigeria Says World Bank Loan Discussions in Final Stage

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Doping: World champion Coleman appeals two-year ban for breaching whereabouts rules

(Reuters) – World 100 metres champion Christian Coleman has appealed against his ban for breaching anti-doping whereabouts rules, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Thursday.FILE PHOTO: Athletics – World Athletics Championships – Doha 2019 – Men’s 4×100 Metres Relay Final – Khalifa International Stadium, Doha, Qatar – October 5, 2019. Christian Coleman…

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This Korean World Series trophy is a GIANT SWORD FROM A VIDEO GAME

The KBO League World Series was settled overnight, with the glorious and triumphant NC Dinos taking home the top prize. Part of which just so happens to be A GIANT SWORD THAT LOOKS LIKE IT WAS STOLEN FROM HADES HIMSELF. The big sword is amazing in its own right, but it’s even better than you…

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World record overclock sees Crucial Balllistix memory reach 7,004MHz

Why it matters: A Chinese overclocker that goes by the handle baby-j has managed to set a new world record for DDR4 memory frequency that handily beats the previous high mark. Given that DDR5 is just around the corner, it’s entirely possible that this record could stand for a long while. According to the HWBot…

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The World Is $277 Trillion in Debt So Why Aren’t Economists More Worried?

It wasn’t too long ago when austerity and cutting public spending was the only game in town. We would “fix the roof while the sun was shining” and promote economic growth by cutting debt levels, with global leaders clear that if borrowing was too high, the consequences would be severe.”The latest research suggests that once…

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When will the world reach ‘herd immunity’? Citi weighs in

A sign on the entrance to a pharmacy reads “Covid-19 Vaccine Not Yet Available” in Burbank, California on Nov. 23, 2020.Robyn Beck | AFP | Getty ImagesSINGAPORE — With several Covid-19 vaccine candidates showing promising trial outcomes, investors and analysts have turned increasingly optimistic that the pandemic could soon come to an end.But an analysis…

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World of Warcraft: Shadowlands’ Ion Hazzikostas interview: Directing launch crowding and communications

Today’s hotly anticipated World of Warcraft: Shadowlands expansion launch will have all players questing in exactly the same place at exactly the same time for the first moment in many expansions. Blizzard Entertainment has avoided that approach since launch-day issues in Mists of Pandaria and Warlords of Draenor. Game director Ion Hazzikostas told us that…

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World Moves on From Trump Yet Multilateralism Is Left Struggling

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World Wide Technology Chairman Dave Steward on Founding the Largest Black-Owned Company in America

(Miss this week’s The Leadership Brief? This interview below was delivered to the inbox of Leadership Brief subscribers on Sunday morning, Nov. 22; to receive weekly emails of conversations with the world’s top CEOs and business decisionmakers, click here.) Dave Steward is not your typical billionaire tech-company founder. His company is based in St. Louis,…