Markets rally on Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine; stricter SA Covid rules; by-elections; Biden 'lies'

Posted on 11/10/2020

In today's business headlines:
* US markets rallied after a vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc. and partner BioNTech SE proved better than expected at protecting people from Covid-19.
* South African government is considering reimposing several curbs aimed at containing the coronavirus pandemic as fears mount about a second wave of infections.
* Joe Biden, president elect of the United States has been accused of lying about South Africa and Nelson Mandela by US media outlets.