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Trump Admin Still Pushed Mask Exports to China in Late Feb

Here is a fascinating new bit of information. It’s not new per se. But either I hadn’t heard about it or perhaps it’s simply been overrun in the furious last month of news. As recently as the end of February, the US Commerce Department was encouraging US companies to take advantage of newly relaxed Chinese import regulations to export masks, ventilators and other COVID-relevant medical supplies to China. This is consistent with the Trump Commerce Department’s focus on gaining entry into Chin...
Tags: Texas, News, China, US, New York Times, Trump, Josh Marshall, Commerce Department, US Commerce Department, Lloyd Doggett, Trump Commerce Department, Editors' Blog, US Commercial Service China


China Streaming Platform iQIYI Accused of Fraud by Activist Investor Wolfpack

U.S.-based securities analysis firm and activist investor Wolfpack Research has publicly accused Chinese streaming platform iQIYI of fraud. iQIYI “massively [inflated] its user numbers and revenue while at the same time hiding the fraud from auditors and investors by overpaying for content, acquisitions and other assets,” Wolfpack said. “IQIYI is nearing its 10-year anniversary and […]
Tags: Asia, News, Finance, China, Global, iQiyi, Wolfpack, The China Hustle, Wolfpack Research


Trump Walks Back Claim That US Will Put ‘Very Powerful Hold’ On WHO Funding

President Trump is now going after the World Health Organization in response to its criticisms of the U.S. amid the coronavirus pandemic. Trump kicked off Tuesday’s White House coronavirus task force briefing by saying that the U.S. will place a “very powerful hold” on sending funds to the World Health Organization. “The WHO, that’s the World Health Organization, receives vast amounts of money from the United States,” Trump said. “And we pay for a majority, the biggest portion of their money, an...
Tags: News, White House, China, US, United States, Who, World Health Organization, Trump, Summer Concepcion, Coronavirus, COVID-19, White House Coronavirus Task Force


China lifts 76-day lockdown on Wuhan as city reemerges from coronavirus crisis

China has ended its lockdown of Wuhan, the original epicenter of the coronavirus crisis, as the city reemerges from a deadly outbreak that is now raging across the globe.
Tags: China, Cnn, Wuhan


Trump threatens to cut WHO funding, China lifts Wuhan travel ban

President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut US funding to the World Health Organization, accusing it of bias toward China, where the authorities lifted a two-and-a-half month travel ban on Wuhan, the city that spawned the global coronavirus pandemic. As the United States suffered a record total of nearly 2,000 deaths in the past 24 hours, China reported no new deaths for the first time since the outbreak began in Wuhan in late December. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remained in ...
Tags: London, News, China, US, United States, Who, World Health Organization, Boris Johnson, Donald Trump, Wuhan, Trump


Spousal abuse and taxes in trying times

Photo by Vera Arsic via Pexels The biggest problem for most of us in coronavirus lockdown with our families, whether ordered by state or local officials or self-imposed, is figuring out how to not get on each other's last nerve. For some, however, the forced togetherness is deadly serious. Possibly just deadly. Domestic violence since COVID-19 appeared has spiked as victims find themselves forced to stay home with abusers, according to those who work to protect people, still primarily wom...
Tags: Texas, Taxes, Kentucky, China, United States, Sam, Irs, Internal Revenue Service, John Hancock, The IRS, Pexels, Leta Hong Fincher, Ed Gonzalez, Vera Arsic, COVID, DomesticViolence


Google is making the premium version of its workplace video chat tool free until the end of September, to help businesses and schools working remotely due to coronavirus (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google is making the premium paid features in its Hangouts Meet video-conferencing features free until September 30, extended from the previous date of July 1, to help businesses and schools keep operating remotely as they're impacted by the coronavirus. Those features include being able to have up to 250 participants per call, live streaming for up to 100,000 viewers within a domain, and the ability to record meetings and save them to Google Drive.  "As more employees, educators, and students...
Tags: Google, China, Trends, Cisco, Google Docs, Sundar Pichai, Cnbc, G Suite, COVID


Trump Threatens To Withhold Funding For World Health Organization

What better way to celebrate World Health Day than by threatening to withhold funding for the World Health Organization. That's exactly what President Trump said he was considering today at Tuesday's coronavirus press briefing. The New York Times reports: "We're going to put a hold on money spent to the W.H.O.; we're going to put a very powerful hold on it and we're going to see," Mr. Trump said, accusing the organization of having not been aggressive enough in confronting the dangers from the v...
Tags: China, Tech, United States, New York Times, Trump, Don, Wuhan China, New York Times Trump


Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Threatens to Withhold Funding for World Health Organization

New York and New Jersey each recorded one-day highs for deaths. Boris Johnson, Britain’s prime minister, remained in intensive care. China ended the lockdown in Wuhan.
Tags: New York, News, China, Britain, New Jersey, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Trump, Boris, Donald J, Tests (Medical, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


The Latest: European Union science official resigns

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— New York City records more deaths from virus than 9-11.—Trump criticizes World Health Organization for virus response.—France reaches 10,000 coronavirus deaths.—U.N. estimates loss of 195 millon full-time jobs in 2nd quarter.___BRUSSELS — The chief of th...
Tags: New York, News, NYC, Washington, France, White House, China, Germany, Russia, New York City, US, Atlanta, Georgia, Eu, European Union, World


Pandemic Stories from Readers Around the World

In the latest issue of the kottke.org newsletter sent out on Sunday evening, I asked readers if they would share what they’ve been up to during the pandemic and how their families and communities are coping. I received a bunch of responses and beginning today, I’m going to publish some of their experiences here and in the newsletter. Thanks to everyone who wrote in. The hope is that sharing these experiences will make us all feel a little more connected and a little less alone. In this first in...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Mississippi, France, China, India, US, Usda, Bbc, Canada, South Africa, Wyoming, Italy, Brazil, Kansas, Ohio


Coronavirus US live: Trump says US will stop funding World Heath Organization, then backtracks

President claims WHO ‘blew it’ after downplaying crisis himself Acting navy secretary resigns after comments on ousted captainNew York has now lost 5,489 residents to coronavirusTrump was warned in January of devastating impact, memos revealWisconsin voters go to the polls in controversial electionLive global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSupport the Guardian’s independent journalism. Make a contribution 11.29pm BST “Mail ballots are a very dangerous thing for this country,” the pre...
Tags: Europe, UK, China, US, Joe Biden, US news, Ireland, US politics, Infectious Diseases, World Heath Organization, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Acting Navy, US elections 2020, Coronavirus outbreak


Apple to Announce Q2 2020 Earnings on April 30

Apple today updated its website to announce that it will share its earnings results for the second fiscal quarter (first calendar quarter) of 2020 on Thursday, April 30. Apple's second quarter earnings results will give us a better picture of how product sales have fallen due to the pandemic that has spread across the world. Apple's stores outside of China have been closed since March 14, and Apple's stores in China were closed for several weeks in February. In February, Apple announced that...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, China, Rumors, Pacific


NYC Death Toll Eclipses Number Killed In World Trade Center On 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s death toll from the coronavirus rose past 3,200 Tuesday, eclipsing the number killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11. In Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson lay in intensive care, believed to be the first major world leader hospitalized with the virus. The twin developments came even as the crisis seemed to be easing or at least stabilizing, by some measures, in New York and parts of Europe, though health officials warned people at nearly every turn not to l...
Tags: Europe, Japan, New York, London, News, Abc, France, China, Milwaukee, New York City, Spain, Ap, Britain, Brooklyn, Pennsylvania, Shinzo Abe


China lifts Wuhan travel ban, Britain, NY report record deaths

China lifted a travel ban on Tuesday on residents of Wuhan, where the coronavirus pandemic began last year, and reported no new deaths, but the situation remained grim elsewhere as Britain and New York State recorded their highest number of fatalities yet. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remained in intensive care, meanwhile, after being admitted to a London hospital on Monday evening, 10 days after being diagnosed with the virus. The shocking hospitalization of a major world leader under...
Tags: London, News, China, Britain, Boris Johnson, New York State, Wuhan


Coronavirus Live Updates: N.Y. Posts Its Largest Daily Death Toll, and Trump Effectively Ousts Relief Funds’ Watchdog

The acting Navy secretary quit after an uproar over his response to a shipboard outbreak. Boris Johnson, Britain’s prime minister, remains in intensive care. China ended a lockdown in Wuhan, the city where the virus first appeared.
Tags: News, Navy, China, Britain, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Wuhan, Trump, Boris, Donald J, Tests (Medical, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


How Peter Navarro went from an anti-China 'gadfly' to trusted Trump coronavirus adviser

When President Donald Trump's hawkish trade adviser Peter Navarro warned in a late January internal memo that an outbreak of coronavirus in China could become a "full-blown pandemic," many top White House officials dismissed Navarro's warnings as alarmist. The President, for his part, continued to minimize the threat.
Tags: White House, China, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Peter Navarro, Navarro


U.S. denies hijacking Chinese medical supplies meant for Brazil

The U.S. ambassador to Brazil on Tuesday denied reports that the U.S. government took over Chinese supplies of medical equipment that were ordered by Brazil to fight the coronavirus pandemic. Brazilian Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta said last week China had ditched some Brazilian equipment orders when the U.S. government sent more than 20 cargo planes to the country to buy the same products. Local media also reported that a shipment of supplies destined for the Brazilian state of Bahia...
Tags: News, China, United States, Brazil, Miami, Bahia, Luiz Henrique Mandetta


Caribbean: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Impact on Business Aviation

Caribbean Anguila April 7, 2020 General Restrictions: Anguilla ports are closed to all passenger vessels. Ferry flights in to pick up foreign nationals to return to home country are allowed. Allowed flights are considered on a case by case basis. Passenger Restrictions: Passengers are NOT allowed to enter Anguilla. No exceptions. Crew: Extended ground time and overnight stays are not permitted for crew. Expect quick turnarounds. Tech Stop Details: Tech stops are allowed with no disembark...
Tags: South Korea, Usa, France, China, Iran, Grenada, United Kingdom, US military, Italy, Aviation, Jamaica, John, Cuba, Bahamas, Haiti, Caribbean


The Straw Man: Looking critically at claims about EV emissions

A completely interesting example of what is known as the Straw Man fallacy appeared in coverage of a study that appears in this month’s Nature Sustainability , on electric vehicle emissions. The lead author of the study, University of Nijmegen’s Dr Florian Knobloch told the BBC: “ The idea that electric vehicles could increase emissions is a complete myth. We’ve seen a lot of discussion about this recently, with lots of disinformation going around. We have run the numbers for all around the w...
Tags: Europe, UK, Sweden, France, China, US, Bbc, Ronald Reagan, Top Stories, Cambridge, Poland, The Netherlands, Birla Carbon, Straw Man, University of Nijmegen, Florian Knobloch


Market Review: "Iraq, Oil Prices and the Coronavirus"

By Ahmed Tabaqchali, CIO of Asia Frontier Capital (AFC) Iraq Fund. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. "The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look like independent thinkers" -- Edgar Fielder The crash in oil prices, brought on by the oil price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia, and the collapse in consumption due to COVID-19, seems like the perfect storm to hit Iraq given its vulnerabilities to such exte...
Tags: Isis, News, Saudi Arabia, China, Iraq, Russia, US, Opec, Bloomberg, IEA, Brent, Iraq Business News, Cnbc, Imf, Mena, International Energy Agency IEA


Disneyland could institute temperature screenings after coronavirus shutdown

Disneyland could institute temperature screenings at security checkpoints in order to meet health guidelines and make visitors feel safe following the coronavirus closure of the Anaheim theme park, according to Disney officials. Disney executive chairman Bob Iger discussed how security precautions at Disney theme parks could change after the coronavirus crisis in an interview with Barron’s. “Just as we now do bag checks for everybody that goes into our parks, it could be that at some point we ad...
Tags: China, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Shanghai, Iger, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Southern California, Anaheim, Barron, Shanghai Disney, Shanghai Disneyland, Bob Iger, Disney California Adventure


Disneyland might check your temperature before letting you in after coronavirus shutdown

Disneyland could institute temperature screenings at security checkpoints in order to meet health guidelines and make visitors feel safe following the coronavirus closure of the Anaheim theme park, according to Disney officials. Disney executive chairman Bob Iger discussed how security precautions at Disney theme parks could change after the coronavirus crisis in an interview with Barron’s. “Just as we now do bag checks for everybody that goes into our parks, it could be that at some point we ad...
Tags: China, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Shanghai, Iger, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Southern California, Anaheim, Barron, Shanghai Disney, Shanghai Disneyland, Bob Iger, Disney California Adventure


Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Effectively Ousts Top Watchdog for Relief Funds

New York records its highest daily death toll. Boris Johnson, Britain’s prime minister, remains in intensive care. China ended a lockdown in Wuhan, the city where the virus first appeared.
Tags: New York, News, China, Britain, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Wuhan, Trump, Boris, Donald J, Tests (Medical, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


The United States Needs a ‘Smart Quarantine’ to Stop the Virus Spread Within Families

Evidence from around the world shows that stay-at-home orders take us only so far.
Tags: South Korea, News, China, United States, Medicine and Health, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


'Liberation' as Wuhan's coronavirus lockdown ends after 76 days

Flights resume, families reunite, and traffic jams return to the streets where 11m people had been shut inCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAfter 76 days sealed off from the world, the central Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus pandemic began, has opened its doors again.At midnight on Wednesday, authorities allowed residents to leave the city for the first time since 23 January when 11 million people were put under lockdown to contain the quickly spreading cor...
Tags: China, World news, Asia Pacific, Wuhan, Coronavirus outbreak


As China’s Consumer Floodgates Open, a Local Tesla With Added Range Is There to Greet Them

Timing is everything, a famous person (possibly Gerald Ford) once said, and it would seem Tesla is in a position to capitalize on the returning consumer strength of the Chinese marketplace. In a week that will be remembered by many Chinese as bringing about a return of free will and movement, such as that country […] The post As China’s Consumer Floodgates Open, a Local Tesla With Added Range Is There to Greet Them appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: China, Tesla, Production, Electric Vehicles, Autos, EVs, Tesla Model 3, Model 3, Gerald Ford, Range, News Blog, Product Planning, Coronavirus


Coronavirus live news: Boris Johnson in intensive care as confirmed cases in Africa pass 10,000

UK foreign secretary to lead country; Japan declares state of emergency; China reports no deaths from Covid-19Boris Johnson ‘stable’ in intensive care and not on ventilator, says No 10US coronavirus updates – liveAt a glance: latest developmentsSee all of our coronavirus coverage 7.25pm BST The Canadian Grand Prix, which was due to take place in June, has been postponed. Montreal was due to host the first race of the disrupted 2020 schedule but a statement post on the official Formula 1 webs...
Tags: Japan, Politics, UK, Science, China, Africa, UK News, World news, US news, Infectious Diseases, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Montreal, Donald Trump, Coronavirus outbreak, Montreal Tourism Montreal


Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Effectively Ousts Top Watchdog for Virus Relief Funds

New York records its highest daily death toll. Boris Johnson, Britain’s prime minister, remains in intensive care. China ended a lockdown in Wuhan, the city where the virus first appeared.
Tags: New York, News, China, Britain, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Wuhan, Trump, Boris, Donald J, Tests (Medical, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV