India Enters 5G Era as Debt-Laden Carriers Gird to Spend Billions

India Enters 5G Era as Debt-Laden Carriers Gird to Spend Billions

To capitalize on 5G, China has been rolling out smartphone apps and industrial projects such as super high-definition live streaming, remote manufacturing, virtual reality and robotic surgery arms. The country’s three state-owned carriers have introduced more than 25,000 such applications, according to a news article posted by the State Council on its website in August. … Read more

Tencent Loses Crown in World’s Biggest Stock Wipeout

Tencent Loses Crown in World’s Biggest Stock Wipeout

“There are no positive catalysts for Tencent in the second half, since its earnings will continue to be under pressure from the weak macro environment,” said Kenny Wen, head of investment research at KGI Asia Ltd. “And even when that improves in China, we are in an era of monetary tightening, so it will be … Read more

China’s Race to Avoid a Wall Street Ban Is Off to a Tense Start

China’s Race to Avoid a Wall Street Ban Is Off to a Tense Start

The latest high-stakes drama between the world’s biggest superpowers is unfolding in the unlikeliest of places: a Hong Kong office tower full of accountants. .

Putin Gives Russian Citizenship to US Fugitive Edward Snowden

Putin Gives Russian Citizenship to US Fugitive Edward Snowden

Putin, who started the full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 and has suffered recent setbacks on the battlefield, last week ordered the mobilization of 300,000 troops. The decision triggered sporadic protests throughout the country, amid fears the government will close the border for draft-aged men. .

NASA Delays Artemis I Moon Launch Again on Tropical Storm Risk

NASA Delays Artemis I Moon Launch Again on Tropical Storm Risk

During the test, two hydrogen leaks emerged as engineers fueled the SLS rocket, as well as other technical issues. While one of the leaks eventually abated after some troubleshooting, the second leak that cropped up later in the test would have prevented a launch if NASA had hoped to fly that day. .