Trump wore a face mask in public for the first time
Under pressure from many parties, President Donald Trump, who has been refusing to wear a mask, finally wore a mask in public for the first time in front of cameras during a visit to Walter Reed hospital, which immediately became the focus of global media.
Emirates to cut 9,000 jobs due to pandemic
The president of Emirates said the Middle Eastern airline is set to cut as many as 9,000 jobs because of the pandemic. It is the first time the world's biggest long-haul carrier, which operates a fleet of 270 wide-bodied aircraft, has disclosed how many jobs will be lost.
Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon found dead after going missing
Park Won-soon, 64, the three-term mayor of South Korea's capital, Seoul, has been found dead after he was reported missing on Thursday (July 9) by his daughter amid a criminal probe and media reports of alleged sexual harassment.
Fast retailing suffered a HK$700 million loss last quarter
Fast retailing (06288), the parent company of UNIQLO, posted a loss of HK$700 million last quarter, recording an operating deficit in overseas markets. Although the Greater China business returned to growth in May, the Group decided to further lower its consolidated revenue and earnings forecasts.
China's first pink economy shares listed on Nasdaq
China-based BlueCity, an LGBTQ online community, the world's number one pink economy, officially launched its IPO on the NASDAQ yesterday (July 8), trading under the ticker symbol "BLCT" at 16 U.S. dollars per share.
US treats international students cruelly on their visa issue
International students on non-immigrant F-1 or M-1 visas will not be permitted to stay in the U.S. if they are taking a full schedule of online classes in the upcoming academic year, according to an announcement by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Monday (July 6).
Be My Guest 22 Questions | Most private things about minority PhD students?
Mistura Salaudeen, a PhD student from Nigeria, and Ruepert Cao, another PhD student who is also a member in the LGBTQ community and is from the Philippines. They shared their most private things in front of the camera. Let's find out their "secrets"!
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Kanye to run for presidential campaign while ties with China unveiled
Kanye West announced his 2020 presidential campaign through twitter on July 4, 2020, observed as independence Day.
Alert! Rare infection case with brain-eating amoeba confirmed in Florida
As the whole world is still fighting the battle against COVID-19, a recent confirmed case of rare brain-eating amoeba infection in Florida, the U.S. attracted public attention.
2020 World AI Conference to kick off virtually on July 9
The 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) is scheduled to take place from July 9 to July 11, according to the Shanghai government's news briefing. The event will be held online due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Let’s Globe | Where’s the Food? Under pandemic in US, Canada and Germany
Under the pandemic, everyone is adjusting to the “new normal”. The whole world is turning upside down. Have you wondered how it is like on the other side of the world?
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Hurun revealed the richest 4 months after COVID-19 outbreak
On June 23, Hurun Research released "Wealth Impact 4mths after Covid-19 Outbreak", a special report looking into wealth changes of the world's most successful entrepreneurs in the four months ending May 31, 2020.
US shuts the door for new foreign workers temporarily as Trump announces visa freeze
US President Donald Trump has extended a pause on some green cards and suspended visas for other foreign workers until the end of 2020.
PepsiCo China reassures safety of its products
PepsiCo China said on Monday (June 22) that its beverage and snack products were still safe to eat after the operation of a food processing factory in Beijing was suspended due to the confirmed case of COVID-19.
Senior Chinese, U.S. diplomats hold dialogue in Hawaii
Senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiechi held a dialogue with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the latter's request on Tuesday and Wednesday local time in Hawaii.