Sat. May 30th, 2020

Technologies

Zoom Is Now Worth More Than The 7 Biggest Airlines

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have transitioned to working—and socializing—from home. If these trends become the new normal, certain companies may be in for...

The Eurozone in Crisis

What did the European Council meeting of April 23rd meeting achieve?The answer is – not much. It set up a new Troika – the European...

TEXAS – The Cure For Corona – A Dose Of Reality

By Russell ‘Texas’ Bonner Bentley – May 5, 2020 – After about 4 months of the Coronavirus “panic epidemic”, some real statistics are finally beginning...

Airlines have grounded more than 16,000 planes — here’s a look at what it takes to park them

The coronavirus pandemic has devastated the airline industry. U.S. air travel has dropped 95% compared to last year and the number of flights scheduled globally...

Solidarity Is Not What Europe Needs

As the COVID-19 outbreak in Europe worsened, the leaders of nine eurozone countries called for the issuance of “coronabonds” to help spread more evenly the...

Web of psychological cues may tempt people to reveal more online

While most people will say they are extremely concerned with their online privacy, previous experiments have shown that, in practice, users readily divulge privacy information...

Trends

Melania’s White House Christmas: First Lady stuns at the Congressional Ball in a $4,000 Reem Acra gown as husband Donald makes light of impending impeachment and predicts a great 2020

First Lady Melania Trump made a stunning appearance at the Congressional Ball on Thursday, lighting up the White House Grand Foyer in a white floor-length...

Everything you need to know about Pinduoduo, the fast-growing rival to Alibaba and JD in China

KEY POINTS U.S.-listed Pinduoduo (PDD) is now the third-largest e-commerce player behind Alibaba and JD.com in China.A large part of PDD’s appeal is the group...

Lebanon Is Facing an Economic and Environmental Disaster

Lebanon’s fragile communitarian democracy is hobbling on. After more than 250 days of political deadlock that threatened to bring down the economy, Prime Minister Saad...

Monday..A new round of trade talks between US & China

U.S. negotiators are preparing to press China next week on longstanding demands that it reform how it treats American companies’ intellectual property in order to...

Brazilian chef wants to expand restaurant business in Kazakh capital

ASTANA – Brazilian restaurant Rio Chef Roberto Santos recently shared his perspective on living and working in the capital in an interview with The Astana...

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