Business Matters

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Global business news, with live guests and contributions from Asia and the USA.

Life expectancy in the US has now decreased three years in a row.
Uber will not be granted a new licence to operate after repeated safety failures
US telecommunications regulators have declared Huawei and ZTE national security threats.
Mark Scott found guilty for his role in OneCoin, co-founded by Dr Ruja Ignatova
US Federal Reserve sees tentative signs that trade tensions with China have eased.
At least five lawsuits filed against e-cigarette maker for allegedly targeting minors
Dozens of protestors have left the Polytechnic after more violent clashes with police.
Apple bans vaping apps Nov. 18, 2019
From today the Apple app store will no longer include vaping apps
Apple bans vaping apps Nov. 16, 2019
From today the Apple app store will no longer include vaping apps
The countries represent 40% of the world's population and a third of global output
Wednesday's hearings were broadcast live and uninterrupted by the major TV news networks
The entertainment giant launches into the crowded world of online video services
Chinese firm Jingye promises to rescue British Steel which employs 4,000 people
Brazil's former President, Luiz InĂ¡cio Lula da Silva, has been freed from jail.
Good news for Disney Nov. 8, 2019
Disney posts strong financial results ahead of the Frozen II premiere
The boss of Softbank has admitted poor judgement in relation to its investment in WeWork
The latest Nobel prize winner for economics talks about her new book.
Uber's losses top $1bn Nov. 5, 2019
We find out why investors are falling out of love with the tech company
TikTok's Chinese owner is reportedly undergoing a national security investigation
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution to proceed with the inquiry