China has great growth potential despite difficulties, says expert

SHANGHAI: China still has huge potential for economic growth in the coming years despite short-term disruptions from the Covid-19 pandemic, says Takehiko Nakao, former president of the Asian Development Bank. Nakao, chairman of Mizuho Research and Technologies Ltd, said China has plenty of room to develop the service sector and boost consumption, and income redistribution … Read more

Jim Cramer says these 5 high-yielding stocks have his stamp of approval

CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday offered investors a list of five high-yielding stocks they should have on their shopping lists. Here is his list: Ford Key Corp Federal Real Estate Devon Energy ONEOK The two-year Treasury recently jumped to about 4.3%, which is a sign that the Federal Reserve will continue to aggressively raise interest … Read more

‘Serious headwinds’ risk hitting small companies, warns British Business Bank

The UK economy is facing “serious headwinds” which call for additional support for small businesses, according to British Business Bank, the state-backed economic development investor. The bank on Wednesday warned of the effects of rising interest rates, high inflation and supply chain disruption, saying conditions “remain challenging for many small businesses as they are struggling … Read more

Local business owner urges immediate action after death of Iranian woman

The death of Mahsa Amini in early September at the hands of Iranian police sparked protests 10,600 km away in Bellevue on Sunday evening. Amini died in custody after being arrested for not wearing her hijab properly. Two different protests took place in Bellevue on Sunday: one near Downtown Park and another near Bellevue Way. … Read more

United Airlines flight attendants picket at over a dozen airports, demanding better operations

Find out what clicks on Furloughed United Airlines flight attendants picketed more than a dozen airports on Tuesday to protest ongoing operational disruptions. United Airlines says it has worked hard to combat these issues. Yet ‘fed up’ flight attendants have taken part in the picket, dubbed the Day of Action, at 14 US airports … Read more

Small Business Insights announces exclusive interview with serial entrepreneur and founder of Kefi Spaces, David Fisher

Small Business Insights interviews serial entrepreneur and Kefi Spaces founder David Fisher, who is shaking up the real estate market with a new concept. A dynamic work culture flowing with creativity is our secret at Kefi Spaces, it’s the key to success for any small business. —David Fisher SUGAR LAND, TEXAS, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, … Read more

Gov. Ron DeSantis says ‘my phone line is open’ if Biden wants to call about Hurricane Ian: ‘We don’t have time for pettiness’

MIAMI, Fla. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said Tuesday he would be receptive to a phone call from President Joe Biden about Hurricane Ian as it nears his state. The White House confirmed earlier in the day that Biden did not call, but repeatedly dodged questions about why. “I’m happy to let the president know if … Read more

McDonald’s is selling Happy Meals to adults — with a twist

New York CNN Business — The Hamburglar is back at McDonald’s. But this time it’s for adults only. McDonald’s is bringing back its family of recognizable figures in a new Happy Meal for adults, which, yes, includes the toys. Starting October 3, customers can order a Cactus Plant Flea Market Box – a 10-piece Big … Read more

UCI ANTrepreneur Center partners with the UCI Law Startup and Small Business Clinic | UCI News

The UCI ANTrepreneur Center has entered into a partnership with UCI Law’s Startup and Small Business Clinic. The SSBC was founded in 2018 to provide access to legal information for entrepreneurs and small business owners in the Orange County area. Under the supervision of SSBC Director Daniel J. Alexander II, UCI law students work on … Read more

That’s My Jam on King William to close

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