Uber and Lyft Surges: What to Know

Uber and Lyft Surges: What to Know

A few weeks after receiving the second dose of a coronavirus vaccine, Debora Lima reverted to an old routine: she pulled out her cell phone and asked for an Uber ride so she could meet friends for dinner. But instead of riding within five minutes as expected, Uber surprised Ms. Lima with a waiting time … Read more

Dogecoin surges one other 20% and is now approaching 70 cents per coin

Dogecoin surges another 20% and is now approaching 70 cents per coin

An illustration of Dogecoin can be seen on the hood of Ford during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Aarons 499 on May 2, 2014. Chris Graythen | Getty Images Dogecoin rose again on Wednesday morning, increasing 20% ​​as the cryptocurrency continued to benefit from speculative trading. The digital coin, which is based on … Read more

Dogecoin value surges after tweets from Elon Musk and Mark Cuban

Yuriko Nakao | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON – Dogecoin skyrocketed on Wednesday after receiving some celebrities on Twitter. According to Coin Metrics, the price of Dogecoin has increased 20% to 32 cents in the past 24 hours. The meme-inspired cryptocurrency hit a record high of over 45 cents earlier this month, sparking … Read more

Bangladesh and Components of India Look to Lockdowns Amid Surges

Bangladesh and Parts of India Look to Lockdowns Amid Surges

NEW DELHI – As a new wave of coronavirus infections hit the densely populated region of South Asia, home to a quarter of the world’s population, Bangladesh announced a second lockdown on Saturday, and officials in Mumbai, India’s largest city, said they were on Edge to explain. Authorities in Bangladesh said the nation of 165 … Read more

Asia-Pacific shares slip as buyers watch Treasury yields; Taiwan surges 3%

Asia-Pacific stocks slip as investors watch Treasury yields; Taiwan surges 3%

SINGAPORE – Asia Pacific stocks were lower on Wednesday after an overnight slump for the S&P 500 in the US as investors became increasingly concerned about rising bond yields. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 was down 0.75% in morning trade while the Topix index was down 0.4%. Japan’s exports rose 6.4% in January year over … Read more