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Comment: China's tobacco industry is building schools and no one is watching

Would you send your child to a school named after a cigarette brand? What if it was one of only two schools in your area and boasting far better infrastructure? What if the school also [...]

By | August 18th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments

How long can America hold up the global economy?

American consumers are increasingly propping up the global economy, an enduring source of strength that is helping keep the United States out of recession and drawing a sharp contrast with the rest of the world.But [...]

By | August 18th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments

CEO of Hong Kong's flagship airline resigns amid pressure from China

The chief executive officer of Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong's flagship carrier, resigned on Friday, the company said, after coming under intense pressure from officials in Beijing for its employees' taking part in protests that... [...]

By | August 18th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments

How America's Walton clan spend their incredible Walmart fortune

They are the family behind the biggest department store, but somehow, the Walton clan have largely flown under the radar for decades.That's despite being the world's wealthiest family, with a US$191 billion (NZ$297 billion) fortune.And... [...]

By | August 18th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Kiwi Uber passengers too stingy to tip, more likely to do so if drunk: drivers

Kiwi Uber passengers are normally too stingy to tip - but are more likely to do so if they're drunk, drivers say.The global ride-sharing company introduced tipping in February, stressing it was voluntary and all [...]

By | August 17th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments