BRIEF-Panacea Biotec launches vaccine, Easysix, for 6 preventable diseases
* Says introduces fully liquid hexavalent combination vaccine easysixtm for six preventable diseases Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Feb 3 U.S. stock index futures extended gains on Friday after better-than-expected payrolls data underscored a strong labor market, while big banks added to the upside.
Dow e-minis were up 62 points, or 0.31 percent at 8:30 a.m. ET, with 21,687 contracts changing hands. S&P 500 e-minis were up 5.25 points, or 0.23 percent, with 118,060 contracts traded. Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 5.75 points, or 0.11 percent, on volume of 22,490 contracts. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)
* On reconsideration, it has been decided that all agency banks' branches need not be opened on April 1, 2017 Source text: http://bit.ly/2nu1lR6
SHANGHAI, March 29 China stocks slid on Wednesday, posting losses for the third day in a row amid concerns over liquidity and tighter polices as the money market saw a net drain for a fourth consecutive day after the central bank skipped open market operations.