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Beijing's quest for chip independence is made in Taiwan

5 days ago   |   Fortune

On Monday, we learned that China's economy roared back to a pre-pandemic growth rate of 6.5% in the final quarter of last year, pushing expansion for the full year to 2.3%...
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China's consumers are turning against the homegrown Big Tech giants they once revered

11 days ago   |   Fortune

In 2014, a group of university students in Beijing founded Ofo, a bike-sharing startup that let customers scan QR codes to rent bikes for short rides around cities, picking up...
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Why India just might pull off ‘the world's largest vaccination program'

11 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . India will launch its nationwide COVID-19...
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Why did the efficacy of China's top vaccine drop from 78% to 50%?

13 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Nearly one week ago, Brazilian officials...
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Why one country is vaccinating its young before its elderly

15 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . On Monday, Indonesia's top drug regulator...
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2 employee deaths and a viral video renew debate of China's ‘996' overwork culture

15 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Controversy has rocked Chinese e-commerce...
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TikTok banned Trump before Trump could ban TikTok

15 days ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . For months, U.S. President Donald Trump has...
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‘Political moat': China locks down 11 million to insulate Beijing from new COVID outbreak

15 days ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to make business better is fueled by readers like you. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . China has placed the capital of Hebei...
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Pfizer and BioNTech's overlooked third partner will distribute the vaccine in China-and it's facing some resistance

17 days ago   |   Fortune

On Nov. 30, Hong Kong's government announced a rare piece of news that was welcome in all sectors of a politically-divided city battling its fourth wave of COVID-19 infections...
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2 U-turns in 2 days: Why the NYSE finally decided to delist 3 Chinese companies

19 days ago   |   Fortune

One day after U-turning on its late-December decision to delist three Chinese telecom companies from its exchange, the New York Stock Exchange U-turned again on Wednesday and...
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Democrats prep President Biden's COVID-19 aid package with or without GOP

Democrats prep President Biden's COVID-19 aid package with or without GOP

Senate Democrats are preparing to push ahead quickly on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package - even if it means using procedural tools to pass the... Read more ...

Sen. Patrick Leahy, tapped to preside over Trump impeachment, hospitalized

Sen. Patrick Leahy, tapped to preside over Trump impeachment, hospitalized

WASHINGTON - Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, the lawmaker tapped to preside over President Trump's impeachment trial, has been hospitalized, according to multiple... Read more ...

A crocheted Bernie Sanders doll raised more than $40K for charity in an...

A crocheted Bernie Sanders doll raised more than $40K for charity in an online auction

A handmade crocheted doll inspired by the viral inauguration meme of Sen. Bernie Sanders raised more than $40,000 for Meals on Wheels America when it was sold in an online... Read more ...

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

The Biden administration is giving states an approximately 17% boost in vaccine next week following complaints around the U.S. of severe shortages. Read more ...

Judge Bars Biden From Enforcing 100-day Deportation Ban

Judge Bars Biden From Enforcing 100-day Deportation Ban

Texas sued to block President Joe Biden from pausing most deportations for 100 days. Read more ...

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

That includes $500 bonuses to hourly team members and between $1,000 and $2,000 for store directors, executive team leaders and distribution center leaders. Read more ...

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Senators have taken an oath to ensure “impartial justice” as jurors in Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial, but some Republican senators want to stop the proceedings. Read more ...

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

The Justice Department has rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a "zero tolerance" enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, which... Read more ...

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

The Senate has rejected a Republican attempt to dismiss Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, a vote that allows the case on “incitement of insurrection” to move... Read more ...

Judge orders video in Robert Kraft massage parlor case to be destroyed

Judge orders video in Robert Kraft massage parlor case to be destroyed

Police say recordings show Robert Kraft paying for sex acts at a Florida spa, but a misdemeanor solicitation charge against the New England Patriots owner was dropped. Read more ...