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US trade chief Tai says US faces ‘very large challenges’ on China

Washington DC, May 27, 2021 — US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said on Wednesday that the United States still faces “very large challenges” in...

Bitcoin tumbles to US$30,000 after China warning, Musk remarks

Beijing, May 19, 2021 — Bitcoin plunged by 30 per cent today after China signaled a new crackdown on the cryptocurrency and Tesla head...

World Economic Forum cancels Singapore meet over virus fears

Zurich, May 18, 2021 - The World Economic Forum cancelled its 2021 annual meeting scheduled for Singapore in three months’ time today, saying it...

AT&T, Discovery join media brands as cord-cutting encroaches

New York, May 17, 2021 — AT&T will join its massive media operations that include CNN, HBO, TNT and TBS in a $43 billion...

Seller refuse to make any repairs, shall I back out of the contract?

By Ken Yee During the course of due diligence (which I have discussed in my previous article), a Buyer will very likely uncover issues related...

AmCham survey flags potential expatriate exodus from Hong Kong

Hong Kong, May 12, 2021 - More than 40% of the members of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong plan to or...

Digital coin ether hits record high as 2021 gains near 500%

New York, May 12, 2021 - Cryptocurrency ether hit a record high on Wednesday, taking gains this year to almost 500% on the back...

After Colonial pipeline attack, maneuvers to avert shortages

Chamblee, May 11, 2021 — As the shutdown of a major fuel pipeline entered into its fifth day, efforts are under way to stave...

US job growth slows sharply in sign of hiring struggles

Washington DC, May 8, 2021 — The recovery of America’s job market hit a pause last month as many businesses — from restaurants and...

China trade surges as global demand recovers from pandemic

Beijing, May 7, 2021 — China’s trade with the United States and the rest of the world surged by double digits in April as...