Is Beijing’s crackdown on Big Tech about making the lives of Chinese people better? RT’s Boom Bust investigates

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The true identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, who has been one of the financial world’s enduring mysteries, is still unknown. However, Elon Musk says he might have the answer.Musk says
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WEF made the announcement on its website, saying that the current circumstances surrounding the spread of the new variant of coronavirus make it “extremely difficult to deliver a global in-person
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Huang Wei, commonly known as Viya, was fined $210 million for failing to declare 2019 taxes amounting to $110 million in 2020, according to the local tax authority. Huang’s social media platform,
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The US Energy Information Administration expects the country’s LNG export capacity to reach 11.5 billion cubic feet per day in 2022, which, according to Goldman Sachs, would account for roughly 22% of
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The company said on the website of the US Food and Drug Administration that it had begun a full review of its aerosol products under the Aussie, Herbal Essences, Pantene and Waterless brands.
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According to the complaint, in June 2019 Armstrong offered financial backing to Knowledgr, a platform used to distribute scientific papers with tokens offered as an incentive. He also promised the
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The “Transformation” scenario of Russia’s second-largest producer behind Rosneft assumes an aggressive phase-out of oil and gas and the most efficient and rapid development of renewable energy and
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European prices for natural gas exceeded $2,150 per 1,000 cubic meters on Tuesday for the first time in history, according to Intercontinental Exchange’s London clearing house. The price at the Dutch
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“McDonald’s Japan will temporarily limit sales of medium- and large-sized french fries as a proactive measure to ensure customers can continue to enjoy McDonald’s french fries,” the company told the
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According to regulatory filings, the billionaire has sold around 13.5 million shares for about $14.1 billion since November 6, when he pledged to sell a 10% stake in Tesla to exercise his stock
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According to the institute’s vice director, Song Yuntao, the experiment is aimed at upgrading the EAST auxiliary heating system to make the artificial sun “hotter” and more “durable.” The testing is
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According to the safety regulator, the Passenger Play function on Tesla vehicles sold since 2017 “may distract the driver and increase the risk of a crash.” The investigation is looking into 580,000
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On Tuesday, the lira strengthened by more than 10% to trade around 12 lira versus the US currency, after gaining 23% on Monday, and recovering from a record low of nearly 18.4 per dollar touched
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The January futures on the title transfer facility hub in the Netherlands traded at $2,120 per 1,000 cubic meters, marking a 23% increase from Monday. On Tuesday, Russian gas exporter Gazprom halted
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In the UK, for instance, some of the most sought-after items are being sold online with mark-ups of more than 70% while being out of stock in official stores. Gadgets such as game consoles, iPads, and
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In a joint letter to US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, the bosses of the two companies warned that “5G interference could adversely affect the ability of aircraft to safely operate.”The
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As part of the nation’s nuclear phaseout, Berlin will shut down its Grohnde, Gundremmingen C, and Brokdorf plants, leaving only three reactors that will also be taken offline by the end of next
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According to Jarod Koopman, the director of the Internal Revenue Service’s cybercrime unit, the government has acquired record amounts of crypto in recent years.“In fiscal year 2019, we had about
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