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© Reuters.(Reuters) - Myanmar security forces backed by armoured vehicles clashed on Tuesday with a newly formed militia group in the second-biggest city of Mandalay, according to social media posts from the group and media reports. Since the army seized power on Feb. 1 and removed the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi, the security forces have...
© Bloomberg. A pedestrian wearing a protective mask walks past a government-sponsored advertisement promoting a new national security law in Hong Kong, China, on Monday, June 29, 2020. The national security law that China could impose on Hong Kong as early as this week won't need to be used if the financial hub's residents avoid crossing certain(Bloomberg) --...
Opposition poses constitutional challenge to El Salvador's Bitcoin lawEl Salvador’s grand plans to promote adoption could be turned on their head if President Bukele’s Bitcoin law is proven to be unconstitutional in the country’s courts. A group of citizens joining forces with political party, Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN), has filed a lawsuit claiming President Bukele’s Bitcoin adoption...
© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Nissan Chief Executive Officer Makoto Uchida speaks at Nissan booth via video link during the presentation of Nissan's Ariya model during the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, or Auto China show, in Beijing, China September 26, 2020TOKYO (Reuters) - Nissan (OTC:) Motor Co's financial performance in April and May was better than expected, the automaker's president...
Article content SEATTLE/WASHINGTON — Boeing Co announced on Monday that veteran lobbyist and political strategist Tim Keating, who helped navigate the U.S. planemaker through its worst-ever crisis following fatal 737 MAX crashes, has left the company but gave no reason. An internal memo from Chief Executive Dave Calhoun to government operations employees, and a separate statement to media,...
Article content HONG KONG — Bitcoin regained some ground on Tuesday, a day after touching a two-week low after China’s central bank reaffirmed a crackdown on cryptocurrencies and restricted trading channels for Chinese residents. The world’s largest crypto currency was last up 4.58% at $33,000, having dropped more than 10% on Monday. Ether , the second-biggest crypto currency,...
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Article content DUBAI — The founder of DAMAC Properties has postponed efforts to take the firm private after the securities regulator of the United Arab Emirates launched a review of the transaction, the company said on Tuesday. In a letter, Maple Invest Co, the vehicle backed by founder Hussain Sajwani, said acquisition procedures would be postponed until the...
© Reuters.By Gina Lee Investing.com – Oil was up Tuesday morning in Asia, with signs emerging of a . were up 0.32% to $75.14 by 4:41 PM ET (4:41 AM GMT), after hitting the $75 mark for the first time in more than two years. inched up 0.10% to $73.19. Brent futures have rallied more than 40% this year as...
Article content DUBAI — The founder of DAMAC Properties has postponed efforts to take the firm private after the securities regulator of the United Arab Emirates launched a review of the transaction, the company said on Tuesday. In a letter, Maple Invest Co, the vehicle backed by founder Hussain Sajwani, said acquisition procedures would be postponed until the...