Global Business

October 6, 2021

Can context resolve Cancel Culture?

Cancel Culture has been around for much longer than the Black Lives Matter movement.But George Floyd’s murder and the worldwide reckoning over racial injustice it sparked accelerated the “cancellation” of divisive symbols. And yet can these divisions be reconciled with enough context?

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October 5, 2021

China – U.S. trade policy

In remarks to a Washington think tank, Ambassador Tai said China is not fully compliant with a Phase One trade agreement signed in January 2020 under the Trump administration.

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Venezuela lops 6 zeros off currency
August 6, 2021

Venezuela lops 6 zeros off currency

Venezuela is taking steps to make its currency less cumbersome. With inflation running at over 25,000 percent a year. People need a lot of bolivars to buy the simplest things. And, the government’s answer — lose a lot of zeroes.

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July 2, 2021

New Endeavors: Culture confidence – Dunhuang Art

  This new found appreciation for Chinese culture, is being helped along with new technology and new ways to interpret ancient works of art.  The town of Dun-huang, is famous for its murals painted in a network of caves. Now technology is allowing more people […]

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June 16, 2021

Prices for used vehicles surge in recent months

If you’ve tried shopping for a car lately in the U.S. you know: prices of used vehicles are going up. In fact, according to the car-research site Edmunds, the average value of used cars traded in for another purchase reached an all-time high in March […]

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June 16, 2021

San Francisco nears herd immunity

San Francisco – one of the first U.S. cities to impose shelter-in-place orders to curb the pandemic – may also be on the verge of becoming the first U.S. city to achieve herd immunity. CGTN’s Mark Niu reports.

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June 10, 2021

FDA approves controversial Alzheimer’s drug

Tens of millions of people worldwide suffer from Alzheimer’s, a form of dementia. There is no cure and treatments are limited. But a new drug that has controversially just been approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration is providing hope it could delay the […]

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Future of Black-owned businesses in the U.S.
May 27, 2021

Future of Black-owned businesses in the U.S.

What’s the future of Black-owned businesses in the U.S.? Some business owners say they had one of their best ever summers of business during last year’s Black Lives Matter protests. But as time went on, that initial enthusiasm began to wear off.

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