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Reuters: Huawei To Stop Making Flagship Chipsets As U.S. Pressure Bites, Chinese Media Say

SHANGHAI/SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co will stop making its flagship Kirin chipsets next month, financial magazine Caixin said on Saturday, as...

AP: Trump Bans Dealings With Chinese Owners of TikTok, WeChat

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered a sweeping but vague ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of popular social media...

Regional Airline Starts Service To Barbados

(Barbados Today) The dreaded COVID-19 pandemic may have thrown tourism into a tailspin but it is not stopping local officials from finding ways to...

Virgin Atlantic Files For US Bankruptcy Protection

NEW YORK, USA (AP) — Virgin Atlantic, the airline founded by British businessman Richard Branson, filed Tuesday for protection in US bankruptcy court as...

Antigua Comes To The Rescue of LIAT Workers With $1.4M Injection For Salaries

(268 Today) The Gaston Browne administration has come to the rescue of LIAT workers who have not been paid their salaries for July. LIAT which...

CDB President: Caribbean Displayed Low Growth In 2019

(Trinidad Guardian) Although hurricane reconstruction efforts bolstered economic activity in the Caribbean region, the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) President Dr William Warren Smith revealed...

Reuters: Microsoft Talks To Buy TikTok’s U.S. Operations Spark Ire In China

BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - A potential shotgun wedding to Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) for TikTok’s U.S. operations provoked an outcry on Monday on Chinese social...

AP: Trump Says He’ll Act To Ban TikTok In US As Soon As Saturday

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump said he will take action as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok, a popular Chinese-owned video app...

BVI: Limited Tourism Could Resume In September — Immigration Minister

(BVI News) With COVID-19 bringing tourism in the British Virgin Islands to a halt since March, the arrival of visitors into the territory could...

Guyana: Sugar Workers, GUYSUCO Lose GYD$Millions, Tonnes of Sugar To Strikes

(Demerara Waves) The Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc. on Monday said it managed to reach 80 percent of its production target for the 2020 first...

American and Southwest Rethink Summer Flight Adds As Demand Stalls

(Reuters) - American Airlines (AAL.O) and Southwest Airlines (LUV.N) said on Thursday they are rethinking the number of flights they had planned to add...

2 More Ex-Wirecard Managers Arrested, Ex-CEO Back In Custody

BERLIN (AP) — Two more former executives at bankrupt German payment company Wirecard were arrested on Wednesday in the fraud scandal that brought down...

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Ex-Cop’s Video Captures Crowd’s Horror During Floyd Arrest

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Newly released body-camera video from a third officer involved in George Floyd’s arrest captures for the first time the growing horror...

Residents With Credited Accounts on LIAT Asked To Submit Claims By August 15

(BVI News) Residents with credited accounts in the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT will have until Saturday, August 15 to submit claims to the airline. In...

Sandals To Pay US$17M For Buccament Resort

(iWitness News) Sandals Resort International is paying about US$17.5 million (about EC$47 million) for the former Buccament Bay Resort as well as additional land...

Ministry of Public Infrastructure Currently Undergoing Steps To Remedy Cayon Water Situation

Basseterre, St. Kitts (SKNIS): In efforts to rectify the current Cayon water situation, the Ministry of Public Infrastructure is currently in the process of...

First Business Boot Camp Completed; Gender Minister Proud of Participants

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS  -- Eleven women and three men, participants in a six-week Business Boot Camp hosted by the Gender Affairs Division on Nevis,...

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