Some 300 companies including some of China’s biggest tech players are seeking loans worth more than $8 billion as they work to fight off the coronavirus, Reuters said. Some of the loans are for the work companies are taking to combat the epidemic. For instance, food delivery titan Meituan Dianping is seeking 4 billion yuan ($573 million) partly to pay for free food and delivery to medical staff...
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Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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