How Trump Could Win the 2024 Republican Nomination

How Trump Could Win the 2024 Republican Nomination

Former US President Donald Trump speaks at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, US, on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022. Trump formally entered the 2024 US presidential race, making official what he’s been teasing for months just as many Republicans are preparing to move away from their longtime standard bearer. .

The yuan’s the new dollar as Russia rides to the redback

The yuan’s the new dollar as Russia rides to the redback

Russia turns to the Chinese currency amid sanctions Moscow becomes No.4 offshore trading center for yuan Yuan’s share of Russian FX market jumps from 1% to 45% Russian central bank supports trend but warns of risks This content was produced in Russia where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine MOSCOW/SHANGHAI, Nov … Read more

China Covid Protests Spread to Hong Kong as Dozens Rally

China Covid Protests Spread to Hong Kong as Dozens Rally

Demonstrators hold blank signs during a vigil commemorating victims of China’s Covid Zero policy in Hong Kong, China, on Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. The protests that erupted against China’s Covid Zero strategy represent one of the most significant challenges to Communist Party rule since the Tiananmen crisis more than 30 years ago. .

China’s industrial profits drop further as COVID woes take toll on economy

China’s industrial profits drop further as COVID woes take toll on economy

Jan-Oct industrial profits -3.0% yr/yr vs -2.3% in Jan-Sept Risks from domestic COVID outbreaks and global recession flagged BEIJING, Nov 27 (Reuters) – China’s industrial firms saw overall profits decline further in the January-October period as COVID-19 outbreaks flared up and cities imposed new virus curbs, including targeted lockdowns, dampening economic activity. Industrial profits fell … Read more

Canada to Increase Military and Economic Ties in Indo-Pacific

Canada to Increase Military and Economic Ties in Indo-Pacific

The 26-page document, an advance copy of which was seen by Bloomberg, includes a lengthy section on China, which it refers to as an “increasingly disruptive global power.” It cites multiple military, security and economic threats posed by the country, while acknowledging the need to work with it on issues such as climate change, global … Read more

Stocks, China Assets Face Rough Open as Covid Unrest Hits Mood

Stocks, China Assets Face Rough Open as Covid Unrest Hits Mood

The dramatic turn of events adds fresh uncertainties to the outlook of the world’s No. 2 economy and its markets, just as some recent loosening of virus controls and sweeping property rescue efforts have helped Chinese stocks stage a remarkable rebound. The protests, triggered by a deadly fire in an apartment block under lockdown in … Read more

India’s Top Court to Consider Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

India’s Top Court to Consider Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

The petition, which was filed this month by a couple, evoked India’s Special Marriage Act, a law that originally legalized interfaith unions. The couple drew on earlier landmark rulings in India, including one declaring privacy a fundamental right and another that decriminalized gay sex in 2018. .

Apple’s Reliance on China Grows Perilous With Chaos in iPhone City

Apple’s Reliance on China Grows Perilous With Chaos in iPhone City

The daily Covid testing also proved to be flawed. As many as 20 workers’ throat swabs were put into one tube to speed testing and lower costs. If the results came back positive, all the workers whose samples were in that one tube were put into isolation for further testing. Those who worked on the … Read more