BEIJING—President Xi Jinping has picked an American-trained economist known for pushing pro-market overhauls to run the central bank, according to people with knowledge of the matter, adding to an economic team strong on proponents of liberalization.Yi Gang, a long-serving vice governor at the central bank, is being slated to take over from his mentor Zhou Xiaochuan, who has run the People’s Bank of China for a decade and a half.
Microsoft paid $27 billion for LinkedIn; now the site has to prove it is worth it Updated March 16, 2018 9:15 a.—Josh Frank spent nearly 11 years building up a virtual Rolodex of more than 700 LinkedIn contacts.
” This freedom made Google a deeply attractive—and inspiring—place to work, according to the anonymouos author.The email’s author notes, “infrastructure projects and unglamorous projects went wanting for people to work on them.
View photosMacbook ProHollis Johnson/Business InsiderApple's MacBook and MacBook Pro use a custom keyboard design.The invention, dryly named "Ingress Prevention for Keyboards," would be more impervious to what actually breaks keyboards, like spilled drinks, dust, dirt, and food crumbs.
In a note to investors on Monday, Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson released the results of a survey of 1,500 iPhone owners about why they haven’t upgraded to iPhone X.” Meanwhile, 31% of respondents said that the iPhone X, which starts at $999, is too expensive.
During a recent conversation with Yahoo Finance, Schwarzman, now 71, reflected on his career, lessons in dealmaking, and even offered some sage advice for young twenty-somethings looking to launch a Wall Street business.That’s why Schwarzman cautions young people on launching their own business too soon.
China banned the letter N from the internet after people used it to attack Xi Jinping's plan to rule forever
Critics flooded Weibo and WeChat — China's version of Twitter and WhatsApp — to protest the plan, but were swiftly met by the country's censors.Various Chinese characters for terms like "emigrate," "lifelong," and "I disagree" were banned, alongside.
Bill Gates says he's not running for president but thinks that people expect too much from the government
The Bill and Melinda Gates FoundationIn an AMA on Reddit, Bill Gates confirmed that he will not be running for president.While Gates is troubled by the current administration, he believes that people put too much faith in the government when it comes to issues like education and poverty.
ET Levi Strauss invented blue jeans more than a century ago.Now, it is trying to automate the way they are made.
23, 2018 10:47 a.ET In late January, a 60-year-old woman in northern Argentina posted on Facebook: “This can’t go on.
Micro loans led the way, and now the internet has made all kinds of transactions cheap—which means serving the poor can be profitable Feb.m.
I reported recently that overall health care spending moderated between 2008 and 2013, largely because of the deep recession that impelled people to rein in spending on practically everything.“My health care costs SKYROCKETED during Obama years.
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Snap tells the 1.2 million people that signed petition to remove latest Snapchat update that they're out of luck (SNAP)
Still, the new app isn't going anywhere.2 million Snapchat users were rebuffed on Wednesday as the company officially affirmed its commitment to a contentious new app update which went into effect in early February.
In addition to the many ways a real Ford Mustang can be modified, Ford is now giving fans the opportunity to customize the car's badge.It has launched a Facebook app called "Personalize Your Pony" and can be visited at this link.
There's a $2 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rockies — and at least 4 people have died looking for it
View photosYellowstone tour guide manMendenhall Olga/ShutterstockA treasure estimated to be worth $2 million may be hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains.He's since provided a number of clues to the treasure's location in a poem.
“There are allegedly 6 million jobs available,” Gary Burnison, CEO of Korn Ferry, told FOX Business.The market is good,so there shouldn’t be any excuses,”Burnison, who just authored the book “Lose the Resume, Land the Job,” said the biggest mistake he sees job seekers make – even the high-powered ones he recruits – is sending out resumes “blindly.
Crash adds to dismal safety record for Iranian airlines, which have struggled to acquire spare parts and new planes because of sanctions Updated Feb.ET An Iranian passenger plane carrying 66 people crashed Sunday in a remote mountainous area in Iran, killing all those aboard.
A Lufthansa passenger filmed a 'demonic' child screaming for 8 hours on a flight — and people are horrified
The video suggests the child was disruptive throughout the eight-hour flight.Sitting next to an upset child is every airline passenger's worst fear — but a YouTube video taken by a passenger on a Lufthansa flight from Germany to New Jersey in August takes it to another level.
“We would be begging for days of Trump back if Pence became president.“Omarosa was fired three times on ‘The Apprentice,’ and this is the fourth time we let her go,” Shah said.