Nextech AR Solutions Corp. ("Nextech" or the "Company") (OTCQB: NEXCF) (NEO: NTAR) (CSE: NTAR) (FSE: N29) announces its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2020. This press release contains forward-looking statements. Please refer to our cautionary language on forward-looking statements and the other matters set forth at the end of this press release and the beginning of the Management’s Discussion and Analysis (the "MD&A") for the year ended December 31, 2020. Nextech’s audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2020 and notes thereto (the "financial statements"), and the MD&A are available on our website at www.Nextechar.com and are filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. All figures are prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) unless otherwise indicated.
Mitch Ballock, one of the top 3-point shooters in Creighton history, will not return to the Bluejays in 2021-22. The school confirmed Thursday night that Ballock had signed with an agent and will pursue pro opportunities. Ballock, who is on track to graduate in May, ranks No. 3 on the school 3-point chart with 308, behind Kyle Korver and Ethan Wragge.
Everyone wants to go to Disneyland, at least judging from the subsequent long waits for access on the Disney Parks website today, the first day for tickets and reservations in advance of the park’s April 30 reopening. Tickets went on sale at 8 AM. Soon after, a message attempted to soothe any frustration at the […]
Investigators exhumed another body from a Panama City cemetery Thursday in an attempt to identify the remains of some victims of the 1989 U.S. invasion that removed strongman Manuel Noriega from power. The remains are being subjected to DNA testing in a program that has lifted the hopes of Panamanians who had relatives die or disappear and have lived with unanswered questions about their fate for 30 years. One of the people a court has ordered investigators to search for is Carmen Díaz, a 21-year-old woman who lived in the El Chorrillo district, which was hit by bombs and fires during the invasion.
(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks fluctuated in early trade Friday after surprisingly robust economic data helped propel U.S. indexes to records. Yields on benchmark 10-year Treasury notes declined.Shares wavered between red and green in Japan and Australia and rose in South Korea. U.S. contracts slipped after equity benchmarks hit all-time highs overnight. Real estate, health care and technology shares led gains. The financial sector underperformed amid the slide in bond yields, even after Citigroup Inc. and Bank of America Corp. posted better-than-forecast trading revenue. The U.S. dollar was steady after a streak of declines.Treasuries advanced despite better-than-expected retail sales and jobless claims data in the U.S. Traders suggested foreign buying and geopolitical risks may have contributed to the rallies, with many investors caught positioned for further weakness.Chinese data will be centerstage on Friday, as the world’s second-largest economy is expected to report the highest quarterly growth since the first such data releases 30 years ago.Equities reached all-time highs this week amid the rebound in global growth, confidence in continued policy support from central banks and some upbeat corporate-earnings reports. The rally in government bonds highlights persistent risks, however, with some countries facing spikes in Covid-19 infections and setbacks in their vaccine rollout.The bond market’s surge is “one of the more confusing dynamics in markets” at the moment, said Michael Arone, investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors. “Part of it is that you saw the 10-year make a very rapid move over a very short period of time, so this could be a pause before it starts to move higher again.”Elsewhere, Bitcoin gained and Coinbase Global Inc. fell despite news that three funds at Cathie Wood’s Ark Investment Management bought shares at Wednesday’s debut of the digital-asset exchange. Oil held a recent advance, and copper is on course for the best week in about two months.Some key events to watch this week:China economic growth, industrial production and retail sales figures are on Friday.These are some of the main moves in financial markets:StocksS&P 500 futures dipped 0.1% as of 9:30 a.m. in Tokyo. The index rose 1.1% to an all-time peak.Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.2% after the index gained 1.6%.Japan’s Topix Index edged down 0.2%.South Korea’s Kospi Index gained 0.1%.Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index was down 0.1%.Hang Seng futures rose 0.4% earlier.CurrenciesThe Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index was steady.The euro was at $1.1963.The Japanese yen was up 0.1% at 108.63.BondsThe yield on 10-year Treasuries traded at 1.56%, after falling six basis points in the U.S. session.Australia’s 10-year yield was six basis points lower at 1.71%.CommoditiesWest Texas Intermediate crude shed 0.2% to $63.33 a barrel.Gold edged up 0.1% to $1765.00 an ounce.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.
The mother of a 20-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by Minnesota police this week says it all started when police pulled her son over for having air fresheners hanging from his rearview mirror. How, some might ask, can air fresheners be the basis for a traffic stop? The answer: Minnesota is one of a number of states with laws that prohibit drivers from hanging objects from their rearview mirrors on the grounds that the items could obstruct their view.
Solskjaer is hoping to make it fifth time lucky after United fell short in four semi-finals across last season and this.
XPeng Inc. ("XPeng" or the "Company", NYSE: XPEV), a leading Chinese smart electric vehicle ("Smart EV") company, today announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding ("MoU") with Zhongsheng Group ("Zhongsheng", HKEX: 0881), a leading automobile dealership group in China, to establish a long-term strategic partnership to provide both XPeng’s industry-leading Smart EV products and Zhongsheng’s high quality services to consumers, in order to further accelerate the Smart EV adoption in China.
Duane 'Dog' Chapman says he wants to 'get the lead' out of police interactions on 'Fox News Primetime.'
Rep. Ron Hanks argued on the House floor that the Three-Fifths Compromise made at the nation's founding "was not impugning anybody’s humanity."
Heavy rainfall caused flooding in parts of southern Louisiana on April 15. Video captured by Luella Caldwell shows the flooding in Mandeville.The National Weather Service reported torrential rainfall in the area on the morning of April 15, and later reported high water in the Covington, Mandeville, and Madisonville areas. Credit: Luella Caldwell via Storyful
The casting of performers with disabilities should be part of Hollywood’s ongoing efforts to be more inclusive, but it’s often not, even though the Americans with Disability Act of 1990 makes it just as illegal to discriminate against the disabled as it is any other protected group. “Disability is consistently overlooked in the conversation about […]
A lawyer for Ghislaine Maxwell has asked a U.S. judge to delay the July 12 criminal trial of Jeffrey Epstein's former associate by at least 90 days, blaming prosecutors for belatedly adding sex trafficking charges that frustrate her ability to be ready sooner. In a Thursday night letter, the lawyer Bobbi Sternheim said prosecutors "effectively added a brand new case on top of the existing case" by adding the new charges in a March 29 indictment. Maxwell, 59, has now been charged with eight felonies, and could face 80 years in prison if convicted.
Pickles says Greensill lobbying row shows need for urgent reform
United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) ("United Rentals" or "the company") and General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: GFN) ("General Finance") today announced their entry into a definitive agreement under which United Rentals will acquire General Finance for $19 per share in cash, representing a total enterprise value of approximately $996 million, including the assumption of $400 million of net debt. The transaction is expected to be accretive to EPS and free cash flow upon close.
The Duke of Edinburgh’s project to custom build his own Land Rover hearse spanned 16 years. Philip requested a repaint in military green and designed the open top rear and special “stops” to secure his coffin in place. The polished sturdy, utilitarian vehicle, with its heavy duty wheels and angular structure, stands as a showcase for the duke’s practical nature, and his passion for functional design and engineering.
Shares of Zomedica Pharmaceuticals (NYSEMKT: ZOM) fell 13.7% on Thursday after the veterinary health company announced a change to its sales strategy. Zomedica will build out its internal sales team as it transitions away from its current distributor-based approach. CEO Robert Cohen said the move was precipitated by "changes at our current distributor that we believe have impacted its ability to market our products effectively."
“I ain’t got time to bleed,” declares Jesse Ventura in one of the many quotable lines from Predator. However, the brothers who penned the 1987 Arnold Schwarzenegger starring sci-fi action flick are certainly making the time and the case that the Walt Disney Company needs to get its mitts off the rights to the franchise. […]
Chinese internet and social media giant Tencent Holdings Ltd on Friday said it has raised $4.15 billion in its second major bond deal in less than a year. Pricing was set at 25 basis points to 35 basis points inside the initial price guidance delivered to potential investors when the deal was launched on Thursday. The 10 year tranche was priced at 130 basis points and the 20 was set at 150 basis points above U.S. Treasuries.
The euro zone economy will recover at a much weaker rate this quarter than expected only a month ago, according to a Reuters poll of economists who cited a slower vaccine rollout as the biggest risk over the next three months. Britain and the United States have successfully inoculated large swathes of their populations but the euro zone vaccine rollouts, already riddled with problems, have hit more trouble recently just as infection rates rise. While the April 12-15 Reuters survey showed the bloc was set to emerge from a double-dip recession and grow 1.5% this quarter, it was a sharp downgrade from 2.1% predicted in March and the lowest consensus since a poll in October.