Category: Business

  • Elon Musk: Visionary Pushing Boundaries of Innovation

    Elon Musk is a name synonymous with innovation, entrepreneurship, and pushing the boundaries of what is possible. Born in South Africa in 1971, Musk has become one of the most influential figures in technology and business, with a portfolio of companies that are reshaping industries and challenging traditional thinking. Musk’s entrepreneurial journey began with Zip2,…

  • China in 2024: Navigating Challenges and Embracing Opportunities

    As one of the world’s largest and most influential nations, China plays a pivotal role in shaping global politics, economics, and culture. In 2024, the country finds itself at a critical juncture, facing a myriad of challenges while also pursuing ambitious goals for growth and development. Let’s take a closer look at the key factors…

  • Complexities of US & China Relations

    One of the defining features of U.S.-China relations is their deep economic interdependence. China is a major trading partner for the United States, with a significant portion of U.S. imports coming from China. At the same time, the United States is a key market for Chinese exports. This economic interconnection has created a complex web…

  • Rumble defends Russell Brand, tells Britain ‘No’

    Rumble, the video platform that hosts content from conservative and alternative voices, has defended comedian and commentator Russell Brand against the ‘cancel culture mob’ that has targeted him after sexual misconduct allegations. The platform has released a letter to British lawmakers, accusing them of trying to pressure Rumble and other platforms to demonetize Brand for…

  • Rupert Murdoch hands Fox to son

    Rupert Murdoch, the media mogul who founded Fox News and News Corp., announced he will retire as chair from both boards at the end of the year. He will be succeeded by his son Lachlan Murdoch, who is already the CEO of both companies. Rupert Murdoch, who is 91 years old, said that he is…

  • Shutdown Showdown

    One of the most pressing issues facing Congress was the looming threat of a government shutdown, which would occur if lawmakers failed to pass a spending bill by September 30. The House of Representatives, controlled by Democrats, passed a bill that would fund the government until December 3 and also raise the debt ceiling, which…

  • UAW further strikes GM

    The United Auto Workers union launched a nationwide strike against General Motors, demanding better wages, benefits, and job security for its members. The strike affects about 50,000 workers and could cost GM millions of dollars per day.

  • Republicans unveil new plan to avert shutdown

    With less than two weeks before the government runs out of money, House Republicans have released a short-term bill that would fund the government until Oct. 31. However, the bill faces opposition from Democrats, who want to raise the debt ceiling and pass a $3.5 trillion social spending package. It’s not even clear that the…

  • UAW leader will do ‘whatever we have to’

    United Auto Workers union is in its third day of striking against General Motors, demanding higher wages, better benefits, and a four-day work week. The strike has affected more than 50,000 workers and 33 plants across the country. UAW President Ray Curry said the union is ready to do “whatever we have to” to get…