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HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP via Getty Images (HONG KONG) — China has reported its first three deaths linked to the COVID-19 outbreak in Shanghai, as the country battles its worst surge of infections since the pandemic began. According to a statement on Monday from the Shanghai Municipal Health Commission, the people who died on Sunday were aged […]

Sky_Blue/Getty Images (HONG KONG) — A Boeing 737 operated by China Eastern Airlines with 132 people on board crashed on Monday in Guangxi, China. Rescue teams were searching for survivors at the site of the crash, in Teng County, Wuzhou, Guangxi, local media reported. Nine crew members and 123 passengers were on board, the Civil […]

Kevin Frayer/Getty Images (HONG KONG) — China is facing its worst COVID crisis since early 2020, when the world first witnessed an entire population locked down to contain the coronavirus in Wuhan and its surrounding province. Two years on, it’s now sending tens of millions of people into lockdown in the entire northeastern province of […]

China needs more children to defuse a demographic time bomb that threatens to derail Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ambitions to double China’s economy by 2035. To achieve that goal, Beijing is corralling local administrations and businesses to encourage reluctant women to give birth – by offering everything from baby bonuses, to discounted mortgages and paid […]

“Should Unilever eventually succeed with an offer, an acquisition of this business would be consistent with its stated strategy – increasing exposure to high growth, higher margin health, beauty and hygiene products. GSK’s consumer business currently has strong positions in the toothpaste and vitamin markets so there is certainly a fit there for Unilever. “However, […]

Sep.21 — Ray Dalio, founder and co-chief investment officer at Bridgewater Associates, talks about the China Evergrande Group’s debt crisis, doing business in China, the value of Bitcoin and when the Federal Reserve might start to taper its monthly bond purchases. He spoke to Tom Keene on “Bloomberg Surveillance” from the Greenwich Economic Forum in Connecticut. The […]

Ivan Cholakov/iStock (WASHINGTON) — China is rapidly increasing the size of its nuclear arsenal and could have as many as 1,000 nuclear warheads by 2030, according to a new Pentagon report released Wednesday. The development comes on the heels of China’s recent test of a hypersonic weapon that has raised serious concerns about China’s military […]

After years of effort, the IRS will probably be allowed to share tax data with the Division of Schooling. The shift comes on account of President Trump signing the long run act in December. Coverage makers and different stakeholders have been working for years to get permission to share knowledge between the IRS and Division […]

Vertigo3d/iStock (BEIJING) — Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies dipped in value on Friday after China declared all transactions involving these digital currencies “illegal.” China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, issued a statement on Friday saying that use of these virtual currencies is disrupting economic order and linked to money laundering, fraud and other […]

Vertigo3d/iStock (BEIJING) — Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies dipped in value on Friday after China declared all transactions involving these digital currencies “illegal.” China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, issued a statement on Friday saying that use of these virtual currencies is disrupting economic order and linked to money laundering, fraud and other […]