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China balloon: Many questions

By MediaIntel.Asia

Lolita C. Baldor and Tara Copp, The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — What in the world is that thing?
The massive white orb drifting across across U.S. airspace has triggered a diplomatic maelstrom and is blowing up on social media.
China insists th…

FACTBOX-What’s in the EU Green Deal Industrial Plan?

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen set out its Green Deal Industrial Plan on Wednesday, designed to ensure the European Union does not lose ground in the green tech race and can counter massive subsidies by the United States and China….

Dow Jones Futures Fall Ahead Of Fed Meeting; Caterpillar, Exxon, Pfizer Report Earnings

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Dow Jones futures dropped Tuesday, heading into January’s final session. The Federal Reserve’s policy meeting kicks off today, followed by an interest rate policy decision on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Dow Jones stocks Caterpillar (CAT) and McDonald’s (MCD…

Reuters World News Summary

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Following is a summary of current world news briefs.
China raps Czech president-elect over Taiwan call
China condemned on Tuesday a phone call between Czech President-elect Petr Pavel and Taiwan President Tsai Ing-Wen, saying he ignored Beijing’s repe…

CBOT Trends-Wheat up 6-9 cents, corn up 2-4 cents, soybeans up 5-8 cents

By ChinaPulse.com

CHICAGO, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) at 8:30 a.m. CST (1430 GMT) on Thursday.…
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CBOT TRENDS-Wheat and corn up 1-4 cents, soybeans up 4-9 cents

By ChinaPulse.com

CHICAGO, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) at 8:30 a.m. CST (1430 GMT) on Tuesday.…
This data comes from the ChinaPulse.com medi…

COVID-19 drove sharp rise in child labour worldwide, as ‘risky’ goods bought by Canadians increase, report says

By ChinaPulse.com

A Kashmiri boy plucks flowers during saffron harvest in a field in Pampore on the outskirts of Srinagar on Nov. 5, 2022.TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images
Canadians might be unwittingly contributing to a pandemic-related rise in child labour worldwide by…

Emerging markets are a top investing trend for 2023. How to take advantage

By ChinaPulse.com

After a dismal performance for stocks and bonds in 2022, Wall Street is looking outside of the U.S. for growth in 2023. Emerging markets, which include countries such as China, India, Brazil and more, are a top area where money managers are investing i…

From additional slots to special interview slots: US moves to cut visa wait times for Indians

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For faster visa processing in India, the US Embassy has opened up special interview slots on Saturdays for first-time applicants and also increased the strength of its consular staff significantly. The US Embassy held Saturday interviews in Delhi, and…

2023 Team USA World Baseball Classic roster: Jeff McNeil joins after Trevor Story’s injury

By ChinaPulse.com

Following a pandemic-related hiatus, the World Baseball Classic will return in 2023. Dates, venues and pools for the 2023 WBC were announced in July. The WBC itself will be held across the globe next March.…
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