Economy

Oil down after U.S. crude inventories rise against expectations

Sharjah24 - Reuters: Oil prices fell on Wednesday after an industry group reported a surprise rise in U.S. crude, adding to worries about demand that led to a steep selloff earlier in the week.

International

Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 1,769 to 275,927

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 1,769 to 275,927, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Wednesday.

International

Brazil reports 33,536 new coronavirus cases, 836 deaths

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Brazil recorded 33,536 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, as well as 836 deaths from the disease, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

International

Australia's Victoria state reports 15 new COVID-19 cases

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Australia's coronavirus hot spot of Victoria on Wednesday said new coronavirus cases nearly halved against the previous day as the state looks to ease some restrictions as early as next week.

International

Mainland China reports 10 new COVID-19 cases

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Mainland China reported 10 new COVID-19 cases as of Sept. 22, up from 6 a day earlier, the country's national health authority said on Wednesday.

International

Mexico's confirmed coronavirus deaths approach 75,000

Sharjah 24 - Reuters: Mexico's confirmed coronavirus caseload rose to 705,263 on Tuesday, according to updated data from the health ministry, along with a reported death toll of 74,348.