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Asia-Pacific Markets, Japanese Tankan and Trade: Live Updates

Asia-Pacific Markets, Japanese Tankan and Trade: Live Updates

57 minutes ago The Hang Seng index jumped 2%, lifted by pharmaceuticals, technology and property Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index was 2.36 percent higher in morning trade, lifted by a mix of healthcare, basic materials and technology stocks. The index’s leading gainers were pharmaceutical companies WuXi AppTec, which jumped 6.85%, and WuXi Biologics, which climbed …

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How to build a future-ready investment portfolio

How to build a future-ready investment portfolio

In a world of constant change, building a future-ready investment portfolio requires careful consideration and diversification across asset classes and regions. As we look ahead to the year, it is important to consider the expected trends across asset classes, which, in addition to industry-specific factors, are often shaped by a combination of economic conditions, geopolitical …

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Yili’s AI platform, functional snacks, affordable new protein and more

Yili’s AI platform, functional snacks, affordable new protein and more

‘No silver bullet’: Yili reveals the benefits and limitations of its in-house AI platform​ Chinese dairy giant Yili believes that artificial intelligence (AI) in product innovation lies in formulation and efficiency improvements, but stresses that it is not a silver bullet for creating good results in the final product. Yili developed its own in-house version …

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Chinese tourists traveled a lot.  Now they hardly leave the house.

Chinese tourists traveled a lot. Now they hardly leave the house.

For Ma Liang, a travel agent in Chengdu, China, bookings for group trips abroad are almost full. “That’s because we hardly offer any travel,” he said in an interview. Demand for travel outside China is so low that many services have been disrupted, from airline routes to sightseeing tours and shopping districts in cities such …

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Chinese tourists traveled a lot.  Now they hardly leave the house.

Chinese tourists traveled a lot. Now they hardly leave the house.

For Ma Liang, a travel agent in Chengdu, China, bookings for group trips abroad are almost full. “That’s because we hardly offer any travel,” he said in an interview. Demand for travel outside China is so low that many services have been disrupted, from airline routes to sightseeing tours and shopping districts in cities such …

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Diageo sales fall;  Auction Technology executes online – January 30, 2024 at 02:46 AM EST

Diageo sales fall; Auction Technology executes online – January 30, 2024 at 02:46 AM EST

(Alliance News) – London stocks are expected to open higher on Tuesday, ahead of some key economic data and monetary policy decisions. This week’s economic calendar includes the US Federal Reserve announcing its latest interest rate decision on Wednesday at 19:00 GMT, followed by the Bank of England on Thursday at 12:00 GMT. Both central …

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FanDuel parent Flutter lists on NYSE, challenging DraftKings

FanDuel parent Flutter lists on NYSE, challenging DraftKings

Parent of FanDuel flickering listed on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, offering American investors an alternative to the biggest pure play in sports betting, DraftKings. It is a secondary listing for the International Sports Exchange, which will retain its primary listing on the London Stock Exchange and inclusion in the FTSE 100 index. …

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China and the US are working to stabilize the business environment, Beijing says

China and the US are working to stabilize the business environment, Beijing says

Flags of China, the United States and the Chinese Communist Party are displayed at a flag booth at the Yiwu Wholesale Market in Yiwu, Zhejiang province, China, 10 May 2019. Ali’s Song | Reuters This communication “seeks to create a good environment for economic and trade cooperation between the two countries, especially to stabilize business …

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