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AiHuiShou Gains 23% On Nasdaq Debut, Enriching China's JD.com

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Investors eye continuing economic recovery from pandemic
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Thousands celebrate LGBTQ Pride in Poland's capital Warsaw amid crackdown on gay rights

12 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

According to ILGA Europe, a coalition of more than 600 LGBTQ rights organizations in Europe and Central Asia, Poland is the worst-performing country in the EU in terms of LGBTQ...
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Advertising for Latin American brands are pursuing more diversity in campaigns

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Many consumers in Latin America are no longer content to let brands sit on the sidelines of tough conversations. Given the significant role advertising plays in shaping...
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In COVID hit Asia, mixed messages on refugee vaccinations

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

While refugees in Aceh get jabs, those elsewhere worry about being forgotten - or arrested as the pandemic spreads.
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TSMC and Foxconn to buy German COVID-19 vaccines on behalf of Taiwan

TSMC and Foxconn to buy German COVID-19 vaccines on behalf of Taiwan

1 day ago   |   iMore   |   2 articles

What you need to know TSMC and Foxconn are buying five million COVID-19 vaccines each for use in Taiwan. German manufacturer BioNTech won't have to deal with Taiwan directly...
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How America quietly lost 2,700 ships

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Farewell, sweet ships... AP Photo/Seth Wenig Since 1960, America's cargo fleet has fallen from 16% of the world's fleet to 0.2%. It's thanks to the government slashing support...
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Cling together, swing together: The contagious effects of COVID‐19 on developing countries through global value chains

1 day ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract This paper aims at estimating the economic vulnerability of developing countries to disruptions in global value chains due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It uses trade in...
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New Charge For Jho Low, As 1MDB Scandal Becomes TV Series

2 days ago   |   Forbes

The scandal surrounding Malaysian financier Jho Low will go on TV, as news broke out that he now faces new charges in the U.S.
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Billionaire Lucio Tan Provides Bridging Loan To Philippine Airlines Amid Mounting Losses

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Lucio Tan has extended a bridging loan to the country's flag carrier as it sinks deeper into the red, with a record net loss of $1.5 billion for full-year 2020.
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AP Week in Pictures: Asia

2 days ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

June 11-17, 2021 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific. The gallery was...
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Dodgers' Buehler has no-hit bid end in 8th vs. Diamondbacks

Dodgers' Buehler has no-hit bid end in 8th vs. Diamondbacks

PHOENIX - Walker Buehler's no-hit bid for the Los Angeles Dodgers ended in the eighth inning Saturday when Arizona's David Peralta lined a leadoff single into center field. Read more ...

There's never been anything like Ryan Pulock's miraculous Islanders stop

There's never been anything like Ryan Pulock's miraculous Islanders stop

There had never been anything like this at the Old Barn. Yhere has never been anything like this, anywhere. Read more ...

Big 3 derailed by health and Nets' championship window could be closing

With Kyrie Irving out and James Harden hurting, the team needed someone else to step up and help Kevin Durant. Read more ...

Albuquerque community comes together to celebrate Juneteenth

Albuquerque community comes together to celebrate Juneteenth

Music, art and dancing are just some of the 2021 Civic Plaza Juneteenth celebrations. While many celebrate the recognition of the day on a federal level, in Albuquerque there's... Read more ...

Dodgers' Walker Buehler takes no-hitter into eighth vs. Diamondbacks

Buehler was six outs away from the 27th no-hitter in franchise history Read more ...

Indian Sprinter Milkha Singh, Known as 'The Flying Sikh,' Dies From COVID

He died one month after his wife, a former volleyball captain, also died from COVID. Read more ...

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said he lost $7 million making COVID-19 masks in...

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell speaks as President Donald Trump listens during a briefing about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, March 30, 2020, in... Read more ...

1-year-old drowns in Wrentham Pool

1-year-old drowns in Wrentham Pool

A 1-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the hospital after falling into a family pool Read more ...

For some Lehigh Valley same-sex couples, Pride Month is more of a...

While Father's Day is Sunday, to some Lehigh Valley gay dads, Pride Month in June is more reflective of their families. Read more ...

Bucks edge Nets in OT in Game 7, withstand Durant's 48

Bucks edge Nets in OT in Game 7, withstand Durant's 48

NEW YORK - The Milwaukee Bucks withstood Kevin Durant's NBA-record 48 points in a Game 7, advancing to the Eastern Conference finals by beating the Brooklyn Nets 115-111 in... Read more ...