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  • Good news for software developers in South Africa

    One of the biggest worries many have about the current COVID-19 lockdown is that it will hurt the job market, and many have already lost their jobs as a result.

  • South Africa’s Internet address shortage is bad news

    South Africa’s slow adoption of IPv6 will be bad news for the growth of Internet-based services locally.

  • Is the COVID-19 pandemic good news or bad news for renewable energy?

    SAN DIEGO — The unprecedented scope of the coronavirus outbreak has led to an equal measure of uncertainty in the renewable energy sector.Will the depth of the pandemic slow down investment in solar, wind and other cleaner energy projects? Or will the economic tumult that the virus has wrought on the oil and gas segments [
  • "Good" Things That Are Bad, And "Bad" Things That Are Good

    "Good" Things That Are Bad, And "Bad" Things That Are Good Tyler Durden Sun, 05/17/2020 - 15:35 Authored by Andrew Sheets, chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley For all the sound and fury of the last month, global stock markets are roughly unchanged. Our overall strategic stance remains constructive, on the view that an improving trend in economic data will matter more than a poor level, risk premiums generally remain above average, policy support is aggressive and...

    Zero Hedge
  • Good news and bad news from vaccine trials, while a Chinese team hunts a COVID-19 'cure'

    Two of the most watched COVID-19 vaccine trials have already brought some very (very) early results, which is raising hopes that a vaccine genuinely might arrive sooner rather than later. This comes on the heels of a study from South Korea that makes it more likely that a vaccine can be effective. It’s still not absolutely certain that having antibodies to the SARS-CoV-2 virus results in immunity to developing COVID-19. That evidence is unlikely to come until there are more long-term studies of...
  • Why good economic news could be bad

    Director of Economic Policy Studies at AEI, Michael Strain, joins Morning Joe to discuss why forthcoming good economic news is bad.
  • Good (and bad) vaccine news

    Hello, everyone! Welcome to the next edition of Insider Today. If you haven't signed up yet, please do so here. Lots to discuss this Monday

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