Yet Another Covid Victim: Capitalism

This is an article from World Review: The State of Democracy, a special section that examines global policy and affairs, and is published in conjunction with the annual Athens Democracy Forum. The coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated the gap between the haves and have-nots and thrown capitalism into question: That is

Suspended Mesa County deputy clerk charged with burglary

Mesa County Deputy Clerk Belinda Knisley, who has been suspended from her job, was charged Wednesday with felony burglary and a misdemeanor cyber crime. A warrant for Knisley’s arrest was issued on Friday for second-degree burglary and cybercrime unauthorized access, according to court documents. Knisley, 66, turned herself in to

Rubio wants Biden to block TikTok after Chinese govt stake in subsidiary of parent company

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Republican Senator Marco Rubio urged President Joe Biden on Tuesday (Aug 17) to block short-form video app TikTok in the United States after China took an ownership stake in a key subsidiary of ByteDance, the Beijing-based parent company of TikTok. The Biden administration in June withdrew a

Deal to create $22 billion German property giant stumbles

DUESSELDORF (Reuters) -Europe’s biggest real estate takeover could fall through, at least for now, after Germany’s Vonovia warned on Friday that it likely had not secured the backing of enough shareholders in its target Deutsche Wohnen.FILE PHOTO: An office building of the German property group Deutsche Wohnen is pictured in

China warning: Britain sending two warships to Asia after Beijing’s nuke threat to Japan

China: Video warns Japan over Taiwan intervention We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Details of the

High Court considers penalty for CLSAP NZ anti-money-laundering law breaches over $50m in transactions

A Kiwi derivatives trading firm and subsidiary of a Hong Kong company will have to wait to learn its penalty for breaching anti-money-laundering laws. CLSA Premium New Zealand Limited (CLSAP NZ) admitted it fell foul of Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Act in a High Court settlement