Global Business

July 17, 2023

Inflation still leaving mark on Florida

The U.S. consumer got a little good news last week. Inflation slowed to 3 percent in June compared to a year earlier, its lowest rate since early 2021. But not every American is feeling financial relief. In Florida, inflation remains stubbornly high – especially in […]

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July 14, 2023

Venezuela’s abandoned oil industry

Once one of the wealthiest oil nations in the world, Venezuela’s oil industry is now broken. But the government is initiating efforts to fix it. CGTN correspondent Mary Triny Mena traveled to Zulia state, where Venezuela’s oil industry first started, to see how that plan could work.

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July 11, 2023

U.S. Treasury Secretary visits China

The U.S. business community is adopting a wait and see attitude after U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen called her trip to China “substantive and productive.”

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June 16, 2023

The impact of sanctions

The U.S. and Western powers use sanctions as a diplomatic tool. Some argue sanctions are necessary, while others call it economic blackmail.

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May 31, 2023

Regional leaders gather for UNASUR

President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva welcomed regional leaders to Brazil Tuesday in an effort to reintegrate the region’s governments and cultivate their collective power.

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Former bank executives testify in Congress
May 18, 2023

Former bank executives testify in Congress

U.S. lawmakers spent two days this week grilling the former heads of three failed banks. And, as Owen Fairclough reports, there’s rising public anger about how much executives earned as their banks collapsed.

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May 17, 2023

The Black Innovation Alliance

The Black Innovation Alliance was created to support Black entrepreneurs in the United States – and so far, it has already reached almost 400,000 people, assisting them in turning their good ideas into a business.

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U.S. consumer inflation eases slightly in April
May 10, 2023

U.S. consumer inflation eases slightly in April

The annual consumer price inflation in the U.S. has fallen to 4.9%, reaching its lowest level since April 2021, according to government figures released on May 10, but some consumer prices are still rising. See the latest.

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May 9, 2023

TikTok’s social impact

TikTok is used for a variety of reasons. From recipes and silly videos, to advice and potential job opportunities. CGTN’s Mark Niu explores the app’s social impact.

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