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Pompeo: China's repression of Uighurs 'genocide'

 
The Trump administration has determined that China has committed "genocide and crimes against humanity" by repressing Uighur Muslims in its Xinjiang region, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.
 
 

Latest

Romania updates list of countries with high epidemiological risk
U.S. giving additional $200,000 to Fiji after Cyclone Yasa
China races to build giant 'quarantine village' for thousands
3 billion in aid needed to help 10 million Afghan children

NEWS

UK says human error wiped 1000s of police computer records

Internet access restored in Uganda
6.8 earthquake struck west-central Argentina
Avalanche hits Dombai ski resort in Russia's North Caucasus region
WHO: One country got 25 doses of COVID-19 vaccine. Not 25 million; not 25 thousand; just 25
Death toll from Indonesia earthquake climbs to 84, around 28,000 evacuated
 

BUSINESS

French central bank to exit coal, cap oil and gas investments

Egypt resumes commercial flights to Qatar
Australia's tourism industry calls for more government support
Quebec's real estate market performed well with historic sales records
Bulgarians, Romanians will pay more than other EU citizens for UK seasonal work visas
Iran exports over 93,000 tons of agricultural products, $344m worth of non-oil product to Iraq
 

Trending Now

New York Governor Cuomo requests to purchase COVID-19 vaccines directly from Pfizer

Donald Trump lifting EU, Brazil travel restrictions January 26

Biden to block Trump's plan to lift COVID-19 European travel restrictions

Australia's tourism industry calls for more government support


POLITICS

U.S. urges Australia to abandon news payment plan for tech giants

Morocco bans travel from 4 more states over COVID variant
Turkey bans ads on Twitter, Periscope, Pinterest
France, Germany and UK urge Iran not to produce uranium metal
Ireland: Government seeks approval, want 1.5 million people to receive COVID jab
Pre-departure testing extended to almost all passengers to New Zealand
 

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Highlights 

AkzoNobel ready to buy Finnish paint maker Tikkurila in €1.4bn deal

Abu Dhabi rolls out $1.63 billion supply chain initiative

Bahrain's ABC bank buys Blom Bank Egypt's assets in $428m deal


COMPANIES

Marriott International continues Asia Pacific growth with nearly 100 properties to open

All States Ag Parts acquires Yesterday's Tractor
Abu Dhabi Agthia acquires majority stake in Jordan's Nabil Foods
Encavis closes fund EIF II with €480 million
Air Canada to resume Boeing 737 MAX commercial operations
Vietravel Airlines ready for commercial flights
 

CAREERS

Medivolve appoints Beverly J. Richardson to QuestCap’s board

Vertex appoints Sherry Bielopotocky as CFO
South Star Mining appoints Bo Liu as CFO
Melinda Fricke joins Pacific Western Bank as SVP
Newmark Group hires Richard Bertasi as CEO of Global Corporate Services
Moderna appoints José M. Vega as chief safety officer
 

ECONOMY

Myanmar attracts over $348 million in foreign investment in Q1

China's foreign trade hits record high in 2020
U.S. weekly jobless claims soar to nearly 1 million
German economy contracts 5 pct
Argentina sees 36 pct inflation
Slovakia: November turnover in industry increased
 

EARNINGS

Bank of America Q4 profit drops

Logitech Q3 net income increased
Citigroup Q4 net income declined 7%
Wells Fargo Q4 net income rose to $2.99 billion
JPMorgan Chase Q4 income strongly up
Bank of South Carolina unaudited earnings $6,460,631
 

OP-ED

Is America going to lose its superpower status?

The challenge of Africa is not the same as Qatar’s. It is a lot harder
Africa can’t duplicate Qatar’s LNG experience but it can learn
When you’re a leader, business productivity means accomplishing what matters most
Fighting fraud from the top: Illegal activities have simple beginnings
Premier of Ontario is singing 'Cut!' song while patients are in hallways
 

AGRIFISH

Potato fraud exposed in Bulgaria

Turkey wants Serbian raspberries, blueberries, strawberries
New York: $25 million to continue programs through Nourish NY initiative
At least 500 pigs killed by African swine fever in Tanzania
USDA will provide more aid to American farmers
Bulgaria: Broadband internet access to be provided in rural areas with RDP funds
 

LEADERSHIP

Give employees leadership responsibilities and you'll get more efficient workers

Surprise: Negative reviews boost sales
An important advice for all leaders out there: Your people don't want just their paycheck
Simple signs to spot toxic work environment
A primary task of leadership is to direct attention
Short sellers use customer satisfaction survey data to bet on companies' stock
 

CRIME

Indonesian company PT Bukit Muria Jaya admits to deceiving U.S. banks to trade with North Korea

Samsung heir sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for corruption
Bundeskartellamt fines manufacturers of manhole covers and gully tops for price-fixing
Lithuania: Cartelist of radioactive scrap metal auction will have to pay imposed fine
28 states resolves data breach investigation of Sabre Hospitality Solutions
Toyota Motor Company to pay $180 million for decade-long noncompliance with Clean Air Act reporting
 

Magazine

TRAVEL

Serbia opens longest gondola lift in the world at Zlatibor resort

New Zealand's largest free events returning in 2021 
Choco Loco, an exhibition that will make you melt
Erciyes Ski Resort, let a cold Turkish skiing adventure begin
Ishkashim border market, a strip where people of Tajikistan and Afghanistan come to market
Frost Magical Ice of Siam: An amazing freezing cold experience in tropical Thailand
 

SEA, LAND, AIR

Bavaria C50, the pleasure of sailing and relaxation

For adventurers and wanderers, MINI Countryman Boardwalk
New Mercedes Maybach S Class: A new definition of luxury
New Lincoln Nautilus brings serene design to its category
Lamborghini Huracan STO, 470 kW for road enjoyment
First ever BMW iX looks very exciting
 

DESIGN

Anne Touraine Paris, a passion for scarves and elegance

Agent Provocateur, a way to spoil someone special
Crazy, brave, mysterious Tres Tintas wallpapers
Exquisite flatware from the only manufacturer in America
Mikimoto, Japanese legend of timeless cultivated pearls
Dada kitchens, a prime example of functional Italian design
 

GADGETS

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go is very small and powerful

McIntosh MA12000 amplifier, 17 inputs, 350W
Beyerdynamic headphones, your reference sound. Everywhere
There is nothing like Copland CTA 408 amplifier
Enjoy premiere with Samsung's huge Premiere screen
MacBook Air sports M1 chip and 18 hours of playback
 

HEALTH

Russia's EpiVacCorona vaccine has 100% efficacy, says report

Germany reports new COVID-19 variant, extended lockdown possible
Norway finds no direct link between elderly deaths and vaccine
Brazil approves emergency use of Chinese Sinovac, AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines
Mass COVID vaccination campaign begins in Russia, open for talks with all who need vaccine
Los Angeles first county in U.S. to surpass 1 million COVID-19 cases
 

MEANTIME

A planet like no other

Bangladesh to build first space observatory center
UK farmers encouraged to take part in Big Farmland Bird Count
Dozens of 3,000-year-old coffins and mummies discovered in Egypt
First human culture lasted 20,000 years longer than thought
'Super Earth' discovered near one of our galaxy's oldest stars