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US: Why were Black-owned businesses the hardest hit by pandemic?

作者:admin 2020-08-08

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately hit communities of colour in the United States with research showing that the number of active African American business owners fell 41 percent from February through April, compared with a 17 percent dr 阅读全文

China court sentences another Canadian to death for drugs

作者:admin 2020-08-08

A Chinese court sentenced a Canadian to death for transporting and manufacturing drugs, the second Canadian in two days to receive the death penalty for narcotics and fourth since Canada arrested a top Huawei executive in 2018. Relations between Chin 阅读全文

Trump advisers urge delisting of some US-listed Chinese firms

作者:admin 2020-08-08

Trump administration officials have urged the president to delist Chinese companies that trade on US exchanges and fail to meet US auditing requirements by January 2022, Securities and Exchange Commission and Treasury officials said on Thursday. The 阅读全文

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

作者:admin 2020-08-08

US President Donald Trump has issued an executive order banning any transactions with the Chinese owners of the apps TikTok and WeChat, starting in 45 days.  The orders on Thursday came as the Trump administration said it was stepping up efforts to p 阅读全文

Trump reimposes US tariffs on raw Canadian aluminium

作者:admin 2020-08-08

United States President Donald Trump moved to reimpose 10 percent tariffs on some Canadian aluminium products to protect US industry from a "surge" in imports, angering Ottawa and some US business groups. Canada pledged retaliation as tensions betwee 阅读全文

US appeals court revives House lawsuit for McGahn's testimony

作者:admin 2020-08-08

A federal appeals court in Washington on Friday revived House Democrats' lawsuit to force former White House counsel Don McGahn to appear before a congressional committee, but left other legal issues unresolved with time growing short in the current 阅读全文

Colombia’s ex-president Alvaro Uribe tests positive for COVID-19

作者:admin 2020-08-08

Former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe has tested positive for COVID-19 just a day after the country's Supreme Court ordered he be placed under house arrest. He was arrested over allegations of witness tampering and fraud, which he denies.   Al Jaze 阅读全文

US senators want to block drone sales to Saudis

作者:admin 2020-08-08

Republican and Democratic senators introduced legislation on Thursday that would block international sales of United States-made drones to countries that are not close US allies, mentioning Saudi Arabia in particular. Reuters broke the news in June t 阅读全文

Uber quarterly sales fall for first time as pandemic guts rides

作者:admin 2020-08-08

Uber Technologies Inc. generated more revenue from delivering food than transporting people for the first time last quarter, but it failed to offset a steep and prolonged decline in ridership brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Sales fell 29% in 阅读全文

Brazil cuts its benchmark interest rate to an all-time low

作者:admin 2020-08-08

Brazil's central bank cut its key interest rate by a quarter point to an all-time low and didn't rule out additional reductions as policy makers seek to stimulate an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic. The central bank, led by its President 阅读全文