China Dominates Stablecoin Crypto Appetite with Over 50% of Trading

By CCN: Chinese trading and stablecoin volume account for over half of the transactions sent and received by known parties, in the entire world, according to the latest issue of Diar. China Dominates Global Tether, Crypto Trading Trends Previous research showed certain Western countries far in the lead as far as Bitcoin exchange transaction volume. …

13 VPNs Guaranteed to Help You Escape China’s Ironclad Great Firewall

By CCN: China’s Great Firewall is one of the most prolific and successful internet censorship tools in history. It’s only one part of a group of laws, technologies, and organizations dedicated to preventing people – even VPN users – from freely accessing the web. Collectively, the policies are called the “Golden Shield Project.” Golden Shield …

5 U.S. Stocks That Offer Shelter From Trump’s Trade War Dumpster Fire

By CCN: President Donald Trump’s trade war aggression on both the European Union and Chinese fronts has already dealt a major blow to many American industries. Worst hit are the automobile and agriculture sectors, the collateral damage of Trump’s trade wars. They’ve lost billions of dollars worth of business to retaliatory Chinese tariffs. Equities Markets …

Trump Smells Blood & Flashes China a $500 Billion Middle Finger

By CCN: The U.S.-China trade war suddenly escalated this week, with President Donald Trump declaring that the trade surplus the world’s second-largest economy enjoys with his country will be no more. Trump to China: You’re Done Screwing Us Over The United States has been losing, for many years, 600 to 800 Billion Dollars a year …

China to One Day Turn RMB into a Crypto, Claims Blockchain Author

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China’s Uber-Killer Didi Loses $1.6 B, Begins Overhaul With 2,000 Layoffs

Didi Chuxing, the ride-hailing and transport service based in China, has outlined steps to commence a firm-wide layoff that is expected to affect 15% of its total workforce after suffering a reported $1.6 billion loss in 2018. Cheng Wei, Didi’s Chief Executive Officer, told management that the layoffs are necessary if the company is to …

Will Dow Rally? Top Milken Economist Says China ‘Desperate’ to End Trump’s Trade War

According to Bill Lee, chief economist at the Milken Institute, China is desperate to land a trade deal with the U.S. and President Donald Trump to prevent more crippling defaults. That could be bullish for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other U.S. stock market indices. The Dow Jones has already recovered in the past …

Egyptian Billionaire Naguib Sawiris Defends Trump’s Trade War, Blasts China for ‘Raping Us’

In what is bound to be pleasing to the ears of U.S. President Donald Trump, Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris has sided with the hardline stance that the leader of the world’s largest economy has taken amid the ongoing U.S.-China trade war. Speaking with CNBC, Sawiris agreed with Trump’s well-known sentiment that China has been taking …

Nasdaq Cracks 7,000 as China Pledges More Stimulus

U.S. stocks broke out Tuesday morning, led by a sharp recovery in the tech-heavy Nasdaq after China pledged more stimulus measures to help reverse a moribund economy. Stocks Rise, Nasdaq Hits Milestone Wall Street’s major indexes were back on solid footing Tuesday morning after posting their first back-to-back losses of the year. The broad S&P …

Oxfam Formally Launches Blockchain Platform for Rice Farmers in Cambodia

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Oxfam has launched a blockchain project for farmers dubbed BloCRice, which seeks to increase the bargaining power of farmers by digitally connecting every player in the supply chain on one platform, local Cambodian news outlet reports. Based on the report, the new platform will leverage on smart contracts to build digital agreements …