Google in talks to invest in Indian social commerce Meesho Accroding to reports, the tech giant has held discussions over a $50m investment in the Facebook-backed Indian startup Meesho, which lately secured $570m in a financing round. Read more.
US CDC signs off on Moderna and J&J vaccine boosters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended Covid-19 vaccine boosters for recipients of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson shots. The CDC has also said US patients can opt for a different vaccine from their original shot as a booster. Read more.
JD Sports secures controlling stake in Cosmos The sportswear retailer has acquired an 80% stake in Greek retailer Cosmos, as part of its drive to expand its international presence. Cosmos operates 57 stores in Greece and 3 in Cyprus, and recorded €52m in revenue in 2020. Read more.