Morning News: Mexico Decriminalizes Marijuana, Oxford Study Supports Vaccine Mixing & More

Morning News: Mexico Decriminalizes Marijuana, Oxford Study Supports Vaccine Mixing & More


Morning news in short: In this newsletter we bring you the biggest news of the morning. Mexico did the unthinkable after its Supreme Court decriminalized recreational marijuana use and opened alleyways to make the country the largest legal market for the plant, particularly for the US and Canada. A new report revealed how mobile phone application user spend hit a record high in the first half of 2021, beating all previous records, with TikTok dominating the charts! A new study sheds light on the protection COVID-19 vaccines offer. Facebook hit $ 1 trillion on Monday after a judge dismissed antitrust complaints.

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Morning news in short: In this newsletter we bring you the biggest news of the morning. Mexico did the unthinkable after its Supreme Court decriminalized recreational marijuana use and opened alleyways to make the country the largest legal market for the plant, particularly for the US and Canada. A new report revealed how mobile phone application user spend hit a record high in the first half of 2021, beating all previous records, with TikTok dominating the charts! A new study sheds light on the protection COVID-19 vaccines offer. Facebook hit $ 1 trillion on Monday after a judge dismissed antitrust complaints.

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New Zealand wants to partially restart the travel bubble with Australia

The New Zealand government said it will resume quarantine-free travel to parts of Australia next week as it lifted the COVID-19 curbs in Wellington on Tuesday

Record heat is forcing the province of western Canada to close schools and universities

British Columbia closed schools and universities on Monday due to extreme heat, which raised the temperature to a national record in the western Canadian province over the weekend, in a country widely known for its brutal winters and snow

UN peace missions are preparing for possible closure

United Nations peacekeeping missions around the world are preparing for a possible shutdown on Thursday if the 193-member UN General Assembly is unable to agree a new budget of $ 6 billion for the year ending June 30, 2022 officials and diplomats said on Monday

Biden swears to Israel: No nuclear weapons for Iran on my watch

US President Joe Biden said in a meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Monday that his commitment to Israel is “iron” and that he looks forward to meeting the new Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett soon

Facebook hits $ 1 trillion after Richter dismissed antitrust complaints

A US judge on Monday dismissed federal and state antitrust complaints against Facebook Inc. that sought to force the social media company to sell Instagram and Whatsp, saying the federal complaint was “legally inadequate”.

The Republicans in the US House of Representatives are against a Democratic-led China law

Republicans on the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee said Monday they oppose a Democrat-led bill designed to boost competitiveness with China and push Beijing for human rights

People spent nearly $ 65 billion on mobile PS this year. Which ones were at the top of the list?

Revenue from cellphone users around the world rose to a record high in the first half of 2021, market follower Sensor Tower said on Monday

COVID-19: Mixing vaccines offers strong immune protection, suggests an Oxford study

A UK study found that combining a dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine with a dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine elicited strong immunological responses, as measured by blood tests, in recent experiments

Mexico’s Supreme Court decriminalizes marijuana use and paves the way for the world’s largest cannabis market

Stoners in Mexico could soon enjoy marijuana in peace after the country’s Supreme Court urged Congress to legalize its recreational use

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