A year after Covid began, China’s economy is…

China’s economic ascent is accelerating barely a year after its first coronavirus lockdowns, as its success in controlling Covid-19 allows it to boost its share of global trade and investment. The world’s second-largest economy is…

TSMC’s massive capital spending plans for 2021 could…

SINGAPORE — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) could face earnings pressure after the company announced plans for massive capital expenditure this year, an analyst told CNBC.Having posted record fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday, the world's largest…

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin aims to fly first…

After years in development, Jeff Bezos' private space company Blue Origin aims to carry its first passengers on a ride to the edge of space in a few months.Blue Origin on Thursday completed the fourteenth test…

Bitcoin claws back most of losses from this…

Bitcoin has recovered most of the eye-popping losses registered at the start of the week, proving naysayers were too quick again to forecast the end of the recent surge in the controversial digital asset. The…

Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan calls for…

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled the details of a $ 1.9 trillion coronavirus rescue package designed to support households and businesses through the pandemic.The proposal, called the American Rescue Plan, includes several familiar stimulus…