Wake Up Call: Rout for global stock markets

Staff reporters
Wed, 29 Sep 2021

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite were down 1.98% and 2.73% respectively. (Image: Deposit Photos)
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite were down 1.98% and 2.73% respectively. (Image: Deposit Photos)
Staff reporters
Wed, 29 Sep 2021
Summary Happy birthday to more New Zealanders today than any other day of the year. Business travellers will be looking forward to more clarity today around a pilot enabling them to isolate at home after international travel.Happy Birthday Today is the most common birthday of the year, according to Stats NZ, resulting from New Year celebrations. Analysis of births data from 1980 to 2017 shows today is number one out of the ten most common birthdays, which all appear in the 13-day period from 22 September to 4 October. Happy Birthday S...

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