Chinese app downloads fall amid border dispute
Popular Chinese apps TikTok, Helo, Bigo Live, Likee and PubG have seen downloads fall in India, one of their largest markets globally, as the border standoff between both the nations has amplified calls for boycotting Chinese products.
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Trump wants federal hiring to focus on skills over degrees
Trump is set to sign an executive order Friday outlining a new direction for the nation's largest employer during a meeting of the board that advises the administration on worker policy. Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and adviser, is co-chair of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board and has worked on improving job training to meet employers' changing needs.
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The pair will take part in moderated discussions and keynote speeches.
You may have to wait longer for devices with China connection
Three senior industry executives said supplies will be impacted for brands such as Apple, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, OnePlus, RealMe, Lenovo and several online focused brands, as consignments for most of them are currently stuck at customs. These brands work on extremely lean inventory levels.
Dow Jones ends 2.7% lower as increased virus cases slow US recovery
The broad-based S&P 500 slid 2.6 percent to 3,050.33, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index shed 2.2 percent to 9,909.17, retreating from a record. Numerous states in the western and southern United States have reported record coronavirus cases in recent days, prompting more local officials and private companies to freeze reopenings or retreat from prior steps to relaunch activity.
Stocks slump on virus, trade war concerns
Meanwhile, the US said it is considering new taxes on $3.1 billion in European imports amid a dispute over subsidies to planemaker Airbus, just days after the EU indicated it plans to move forward on a digital tax that would primarily hit US tech titans.
Decision to suspend visa is a tragedy forced on a democracy which has thrived on immigration: Dinesh Paliwal
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Custom check for Chinese goods can worsen shortages of smartphones, laptops, TV
Three senior industry executives said supplies will be impacted for brands such as Apple, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, OnePlus, RealMe, Lenovo and several online focused brands, as consignments for most of them are currently stuck at customs. Most of these brands work on extremely lean inventory levels.
China’s got a new plan to overtake the U.S. in tech
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Google switching from SMS to RCS end-to-end encryption for its default messaging app
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Chinese sold electronics worth Rs 1.4 lakh crore in India in 2019
Chinese companies registered sales of nearly Rs 1.4 lakh crore in the Indian electronics market last year.
Family, politics & usual 'gup-shup': What Mukesh Ambani & Harsh Goenka discuss on a video-call
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Pokémon Go studio revs up pipeline in quest for next AR hit
The game tasks players with tracking down Pokémon by exploring the physical world and casting digital Pokéballs on their phone screen. In-game upgrades and consumables are available to buy to speed progress up.