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China's yuan now accounts for nearly half of Moscow's currency market as Russian central bank calls for balanced transition to the redback

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Chinese buyers of Russian oil are seeking to avoid reputation damage, one analyst said. ALEXEI DRUZHININ/Getty Images The yuan's share of the Russian currency market is now...
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China signals easing of COVID-zero approach as cities relax lockdown measures

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Cities like Guangzhou, Chongqing and Beijing announced they would relax some COVID measures amid public frustration with lockdowns, isolation and mass testing.
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More than 6,000 immigrants were affected by an ICE data leak after an excel sheet with identifying info about people fleeing torture was accidentally made public for 5 hours

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An immigration detainee stands near an US Immigration and Customs Enforcement grievance box in the high security unit at the Theo Lacy Facility, a county jail which also houses...
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Nickel Products Trader Becomes China's Latest Billionaire

14 hours ago   |   Forbes

Cai Jianyong's Lygend is a supplier to CATL, the world's largest maker of batteries for EVs
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The Next Great Arms Race

15 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Fueled by dramatic economic growth, the nations of East and Southeast Asia are engaged in an arms race that shows every sign of accelerating. These countries are importing not...
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Protesters in China are trying to break out of quarantine

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Demonstrations are escalating as people in China protest strict COVID-19 policies. Police in hazmat suits are trying to stop people from breaking out of lockdown. Protests have...
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A US plan to drop bombs from cargo planes hit another milestone, but the Air Force is still figuring out how it would use it in a war

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An MC-130J on a rehearsal flight at Andøya Space Defense Range in Norway on November 8. US Air National Guard/Tech. Sgt. Brigette Waltermire US Air Force special operators...
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Crowds Clash With Police In China As Beijing Cracks Down On Covid Protests

21 hours ago   |   Forbes

Demonstrators clashed with hazmat suit-clad riot police in China's megacity of Guangzhou on Tuesday night, according to social media posts and news reports, the latest in a...
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The Impacts of Export VAT Rebates on Market Switch and Productivity: Firm Level Evidence from China

22 hours ago   |   The World Economy

Abstract Recent heterogeneous firm literature has revised the basic assumptions of constant marginal costs; markets may thus be complements or substitutes. Using Chinese...
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Jack Ma, the billionaire founder of Alibaba, is reportedly living in Japan after he disappeared from public after a Chinese government crackdown. Here's a timeline of his fall from grace

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. Jack Ma delivers a speech to participants during the 4th edition of the Viva Technology show at Parc des Expositions Porte de Versailles...
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