Business News - The Last 24 Hours

China's quantum technology realizes industrial application - CGTN
CGTN - 1 hour 37 min ago
China's quantum technology realizes industrial application  CGTN
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Bloomberg - China defends clampdown on tech firms in a meeting with Wall St execs - Bloomberg News By Reuters - Investing.com - 3 hours 51 min ago
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ZeroHedge - Forget 5G, China Leads The 6G Charge - 5 hours 16 min ago
SCMP - China’s Metaverse gold rush is on but practitioners differ over how these virtual, digital worlds should operate - 6 hours 16 min ago
Globe and Mail - China Roundup: Beijing is tearing down the digital 'walled gardens' - Yahoo Tech - 16 hours 9 min ago
TechCrunch - China Roundup: Beijing is tearing down the digital ‘walled gardens’ - 16 hours 9 min ago



Evergrande begins repaying wealth product investors with property - Reuters
Bloomberg - 2 hours 13 min ago
Evergrande begins repaying wealth product investors with property  Reuters
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Bloomberg - Evergrande begins repaying investors with discounted properties - Bloomberg News By Reuters - Investing.com - 3 hours 51 min ago
Deutsche Welle - Evergrande: Chinese property giant admits to misconduct by executives - 13 hours 54 min ago
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New York Times - Evergrande Gave Workers a Choice: Loan Us Cash or Lose Your Bonus - 1 hour 48 min ago
The Straits Times - Evergrande's moment of truth arrives with bond payment deadlines - 2 hours 19 min ago



New Zealand sees small increase in daily COVID-19 cases over weekend - Reuters
Reuters - 3 hours 8 min ago
New Zealand sees small increase in daily COVID-19 cases over weekend  Reuters
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BBC - Covid-19: NI scraps amber list and should online parents' evenings stay? - 3 hours 54 min ago
CNN - Lions and tigers at DC's National Zoo test presumptive positive for Covid-19 - 14 hours 8 min ago
Reuters - IPL resumes in UAE after COVID-19 disruption - Reuters - 21 hours 11 min ago
Bloomberg - Bats in Laos Caves Harbor Closest Relatives to Covid-19 Virus - Bloomberg - 22 hours 54 min ago
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The Guardian - ‘I felt this huge relief’: how antibody injections free the immunosuppressed under Covid - 2 hours 16 min ago
SCMP - China’s Delta variant outbreak: Covid-19 cases rise again in Fujian province ahead of Mid-Autumn Festival - 3 hours 24 min ago
Globe and Mail - TIFF 2021: Organizers say festival was ‘incredible,’ ‘safe’ despite COVID-19 case - The Globe and Mail - 5 hours 24 min ago
Indiatimes - The Covid crisis is now a garbage crisis, too - 5 hours 46 min ago
ZeroHedge - Antibody Treatments For COVID Work. Why Aren't They Being Promoted? - 10 hours 46 min ago
The Independent - Two of California governor Gavin Newsom’s children test positive for Covid-19 - 11 hours 54 min ago
Sydney Morning Herald - British statistics suggest beaches aren’t COVID superspreader hotspots - 13 hours 16 min ago
Russia Today - Covid-stricken Irishman ‘RESCUED’ from hospital by anti-vaxxer… then readmitted and put on ventilator after condition worsens - 13 hours 23 min ago
BusinessInsider - Right-wing activist Laura Loomer, who once said 'bad fajitas' were worse than COVID-19, has tested positive and says she's in 'so much pain' - 19 hours 2 min ago
AllAfrica - Nigeria: WHO Affirms Support for Covid-19 Traditional Medicine Research - 19 hours 6 min ago
Washington Post - The days of full covid coverage are over. Insurers are restoring deductibles and copays, leaving patients with big bills. - 22 hours 34 min ago



Cuba vaccinates children as young as two in strategy to reopen schools, economy
CNN - 4 hours 12 min ago
In September, Cuba became the first country in the world to begin vaccinating against the coronavirus on kids as young as two years old on a large scale.
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Indiatimes - Event Over! Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at govt over record COVID-19 vaccinations - 16 min 31 sec ago
BusinessInsider - West Virginia governor says the state will have to 'keep lining the body bags up' if COVID-19 vaccination rates don't improve - 11 hours 55 min ago
ZeroHedge - DeSantis Office: Over Half Of Those Seeking Lifesaving COVID-19 Treatment In South Florida Fully Vaccinated - 12 hours 46 min ago



Pro-Putin party heads for Russian election win after Navalny clampdown - Reuters
Reuters - 6 hours 4 min ago
Pro-Putin party heads for Russian election win after Navalny clampdown  Reuters
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Reuters - Navalny allies accuse YouTube, Telegram of censorship in Russian election - Reuters - 11 hours 18 min ago
Deutsche Welle - Russia: Reports of voting violations overshadow elections - 14 hours 6 min ago
NDTV - Alexei Navalny Allies Accuse Telegram Of Censorship In Russian Election - 16 hours 18 min ago
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Indiatimes - Russia: President Putin's party set to retain parliament majority after polls - 16 min 31 sec ago
Sydney Morning Herald - Russia votes, no big surprises: How does Putin’s ‘vertical of power’ work? - 17 min 32 sec ago
Moscow Times - Russia Votes | Sept. 18 - The Moscow Times - 21 hours 15 min ago
SCMP - Is Russia stirring memories of Japanese war crimes to get close to China? - 22 hours 16 min ago
Wall Street Journal - Russia's Belarus Ties Squeeze Western-Backed Ukraine - 22 hours 46 min ago



"Mischaracterizations": Facebook On Wall Street Journal Allegations
NDTV - 7 hours 21 min ago
Facebook Inc on Saturday slammed a Wall Street Journal series of articles about the social media company's platform as containing "deliberate mischaracterizations" and said the articles "conferred...
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CNN - Wall Street Journal's Facebook Files series prompts comparisons to Big Tobacco - 10 hours 28 min ago
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The Guardian - Facebook slams Wall Street Journal reports as ‘deliberate mischaracterisations’ - 11 hours 42 min ago
BusinessInsider - Insider spoke with protesters, Wall Street veterans, and city officials to find out whether Occupy Wall Street made a difference - 21 hours 16 min ago



Afghanistan: The 'shattered dreams' of the Ariana cabin crew
BBC - 8 hours 41 min ago
The BBC's Lyse Doucet meets the female crew of Afghanistan's national airline, who are in hiding.
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Deutsche Welle - Afghanistan: US drone strike victims seek compensation - 8 hours 55 min ago
Associated Press - Flight Leaves Afghanistan With 28 US Citizens, 7 Permanent Residents - NPR - 9 hours 16 min ago
NDTV - Fate Unclear, Some Afghan Embassies Break Contacts With Taliban: Report - 10 hours 19 min ago
CNN - 'They didn't betray us yet,' says stranded Afghan ally with enduring hope of US rescue - 19 hours 21 min ago
BBC - Afghanistan: Girls excluded as Afghan secondary schools reopen - 22 hours 52 min ago
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Indiatimes - Pakistan paid a 'very heavy price' of siding with US in Afghanistan: Imran Khan - 16 min 31 sec ago
SCMP - Afghanistan: Taliban replaces ministry for women with one for ‘propagation of virtue’ - 12 hours 23 min ago
The Guardian - Three killed in explosions in Jalalabad, eastern Afghanistan - 15 hours 6 min ago
BusinessInsider - A pregnant woman who was kicked in the belly by the Taliban has been released from Afghanistan, US rep says - 18 hours 45 min ago
Wall Street Journal - Afghanistan's Economic Meltdown Leaves Ordinary Citizens Scrambling to Survive - 19 hours 25 min ago
Russia Today - Washington's scapegoating of Pakistan for US failure in Afghanistan was 'most painful thing,' PM Khan tells RT - 22 hours 14 min ago
Washington Post - Can America Learn From Its Defeat in Afghanistan? - 23 hours 55 min ago



Hong Kong's first 'patriots-only' election kicks off - Reuters
Reuters - 9 hours 17 min ago
Hong Kong's first 'patriots-only' election kicks off  Reuters
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SCMP - Hong Kong police find HK$3 million worth of meth concealed in industrial equipment in Yuen Long - 59 min 26 sec ago
The Guardian - ‘Puppet showmen’: Hong Kong elite vote in ‘patriots only’ election process - 5 hours 30 min ago



Elon Musk says Tesla FSD beta can lull users into thinking their cars are driverless
CNBC - 9 hours 47 min ago
Tesla is poised to expand its FSD Beta program that would allow customers to get new versions of the company's software even though it hasn't been debugged yet.
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FOX Business - Tesla to reverse solar price hikes for some customers - 19 hours 30 min ago
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BusinessInsider - A suspected drunk Tesla driver has been arrested after allegedly passing out while on Autopilot - 16 hours 17 min ago



Facebook says WSJ allegations are 'mischaracterizations,' confer 'false motives' - Reuters
Reuters - 11 hours 51 min ago
Facebook says WSJ allegations are 'mischaracterizations,' confer 'false motives'  Reuters
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Bloomberg - Facebook Rebuffs Journal Reports, Citing Policy Trade-Offs - Bloomberg - 14 hours 23 min ago



Analysis: French break-up a blow to Biden's China-focused alliance rebuilding - Reuters
Reuters - 11 hours 59 min ago
Analysis: French break-up a blow to Biden's China-focused alliance rebuilding  Reuters
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Associated Press - Top doctors say not so fast to Biden's boosters-for-all plan - Associated Press - 15 hours 44 min ago
COMMENTARY:
ZeroHedge - Debunking Biden's Claim We Must "Protect The Vaccinated From The Unvaccinated" - 7 hours 46 min ago
Indiatimes - Biden faced 'unfair criticism' over US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, says Pakistan PM Imran Khan - 13 hours 16 min ago
New York Times - Biden's Presidential Agenda Rests on $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill - 16 hours 2 min ago
BusinessInsider - Georgia GOP Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan: 'Hate poured in' after I said 'President-elect Biden' on television - 18 hours 49 min ago



Classmate in college bribery trial: Recruit's profile bogus - Associated Press
Associated Press - 12 hours 3 min ago
Classmate in college bribery trial: Recruit's profile bogus  Associated Press



3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Can Reach $100K This Year, According to Bloomberg Senior Analyst - CryptoPotato
Bloomberg - 12 hours 37 min ago
3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Can Reach $100K This Year, According to Bloomberg Senior Analyst  CryptoPotato
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FOX Business - Bitcoin higher, Ethereum, Dogecoin trending lower early Saturday - 23 hours 26 min ago
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BusinessInsider - Anonymous Bitcoin founder commemorated in Budapest with bronze featureless statue - 15 hours 48 min ago



US Capitol: Pro Trump protest draws just a few hundred
Deutsche Welle - 13 hours 13 min ago
Police vastly outnumbered pro-Trump protesters at a rally in support of those charged for breaching the US Capitol in January. Security had been tightened amid concerns of a repeat of the violence.
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Reuters - Amid high security, small pro-Trump crowd rallies at U.S. Capitol - Reuters - 14 hours 21 min ago
NDTV - UK To Roll Out Life-Saving Covid Drug Given To Donald Trump - 14 hours 54 min ago
COMMENTARY:
New York Times - The Trump Prophets Regroup - 1 hour 16 min ago
The Guardian - California recall vote show Trump’s big lie is now Republican playbook - 2 hours 16 min ago
BusinessInsider - A rally held in DC in support of the January 6 defendants drew small crowds but plenty of police and media, despite Trump's support - 6 hours 43 min ago
ZeroHedge - California Policymakers Suddenly Agree With Trump That Controlled Burns Make Forests More Resilient - 7 hours 16 min ago
The Independent - Trump considered repainting his own plane to resemble ‘the way I think Air Force One should look’, book claims - 10 hours 39 min ago
SCMP - Pro-Trump rally draws few protesters as US Capitol on high alert - 13 hours 55 min ago
Indiatimes - UK to roll out life-saving COVID-19 treatment which was given to Donald Trump - 16 hours 16 min ago



Hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters clash with police in Australia
CNN - 14 hours 31 min ago
At least 235 people were arrested and 10 police officers injured following a large anti-lockdown protest on Saturday in Melbourne, Australia.
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NDTV - Australia Anti-Lockdown Protesters Pepper-Sprayed, Hundreds Arrested - 23 hours 5 min ago
COMMENTARY:
The Guardian - ‘Freedom day doesn’t include me’: for some, the end of lockdown will be a time of fear - 12 hours 16 min ago
ZeroHedge - Anti-Lockdown Protesters In Australia "Break Police Line" As Clashes Erupt - 16 hours 11 min ago
SCMP - Australian anti-lockdown protesters clash with police at illegal rally in Melbourne - 20 hours 43 min ago
The Independent - Australian police clash with anti-lockdown protesters as violence flares in Melbourne and Sydney - 21 hours 38 min ago



The 'devious licks' TikTok challenge has students stealing toilets and vandalizing bathrooms
CNN - 15 hours 36 min ago
Whether it's stolen urinals, smashed floor tiles or missing soap dispensers, the destruction is apparent in school bathrooms across the United States.
COMMENTARY:
The Independent - ‘Of course we eat them!’ Brazil’s indigenous, larvae-eating TikTok star - 9 hours 15 min ago
SCMP - ‘Devious licks’ TikTok trend prompts wave of student thefts in US schools - 13 hours 10 min ago
BusinessInsider - TikTok is turning decade-old books into bestsellers for the first time as it inspires a reading renaissance - 19 hours 24 min ago



Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in my area?
BBC - 16 hours 1 min ago
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
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Indiatimes - Coronavirus in India: 35,662 new cases reported in last 24 hrs; vaccine doses 80 cr-mark - 20 hours 16 min ago
SCMP - Coronavirus: travellers to Hong Kong sickened by mould, dust, stains and clogged bathtubs in filthy quarantine hotel rooms - 21 hours 16 min ago
The Guardian - Coronavirus live news: holiday bookings expected to surge after England travel rules change; clashes at Melbourne protests - 23 hours 34 min ago
Moscow Times - Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | Sept. 18 - The Moscow Times - 23 hours 46 min ago



Goldman's new ETF targets next tech generation
FOX Business - 17 hours 7 min ago
Goldman Sachs Asset Management on Thursday announced a new equity ETF called the Goldman Sachs Future Tech Leaders Equity ETF (GTEK).



Senate bill to end ETF tax break is 'pretty unlikely to pass,' market analyst says
CNBC - 17 hours 41 min ago
A Democratic proposal to close a key tax loophole for exchange-traded funds is "regressive" and likely won't pass, says ETF Trends' Dave Nadig.
COMMENTARY:
New York Times - Proposed Tax Changes Focus on the Wealthy - 19 hours 7 min ago



Air France Boeing Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Beijing - Bloomberg
Bloomberg - 17 hours 58 min ago
Air France Boeing Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Beijing  Bloomberg



Fed Chief Powell, other officials owned securities central bank bought during Covid pandemic
CNBC - 18 hours 36 min ago
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell owned municipal bonds of the same type bought by the Fed during the coronavirus pandemic.
COMMENTARY:
Indiatimes - Central banker jargon: a decryption key - 16 min 31 sec ago



After years of being 'squeaky clean,' the Federal Reserve is surrounded by controversy
CNBC - 19 hours 17 min ago
The Federal Reserve has a big meeting on tap next week, one that will be held under the cloud of an ethical dilemma.



Telegram Blocks Russian Opposition Bot as Google, Apple Pull App - Bloomberg
Bloomberg - 21 hours 6 min ago
Telegram Blocks Russian Opposition Bot as Google, Apple Pull App  Bloomberg
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BusinessInsider - Tim Cook tried to quell unrest at Apple during a meeting with staff, but only answered two questions from activist employees - 21 hours 49 min ago



Multimillionaire real estate heir Robert Durst is convicted of murder in L.A. - Reuters
Reuters - 23 hours 21 min ago
Multimillionaire real estate heir Robert Durst is convicted of murder in L.A.  Reuters
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The Guardian - ‘Durst is where he belongs’: Jinx producer says real estate heir wanted to be stopped - 13 hours 39 min ago