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World stock markets rise as Covid fears ease

(AFP) — World stock markets advanced Thursday on fading fears over both the Omicron coronavirus variant and elevated inflationary pressures, dealers said. Natural gas prices continued to fall sharply from record peaks that were struck earlier this week, but crude…

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey quits company

By Joshua MelvinAgence France-Presse (AFP) — Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced Monday he was leaving the company, after steering the social network during the tumult of Donald Trump’s presidency and surviving an activist investor’s ouster bid in 2020. Dorsey, who is…