Chamath Palihapitiya says that “nobody cares” about the Uyghur genocide in China

WASHINGTON – Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya sparked a backlash on social media after claiming on a recent episode of his podcast that “nobody cares” about the continuing human rights violations against Uighurs in China. During a 90-minute episode, Palihapitiya told co-host Jason Calacanis on their “All-In” podcast that he would lie if he said he … Read more

Saudi fintech joins the battle for US retail investors

RIYADH: Saudi entrepreneur Nezar Bakhsh has joined the battle for US retail investors after launching a financial technology startup that sells stock trading advice to traders. Its Quant Alpha platform offers investors AI-based software, which he told Arab News: “It adds a level of simplicity, reliability and academic rigor to investment strategies.” The Jeddah-based firm, … Read more

Banks are a strange place to keep your cryptocurrencies

One of the biggest strengths of cryptocurrencies is that they allow people to break away from traditional banking systems. Now the banks are hoping to convince you otherwise. As US regulators take a closer look at the world of cryptocurrencies, it is likely that US banks will soon follow their large overseas counterparts by offering … Read more

France has an investment fund to guarantee the supply of minerals

Radisson plans to quadruple Saudi hotels with the Kingdom’s growth second to China RIYADH: The Radisson Hotel Group is very optimistic about the growth of the Saudi tourism market. The group is now considering quadrupling the number of hotels it operates in in the Kingdom as it plans to move its regional headquarters to Riyadh … Read more

Saudi fintech investments soar as regulators fix the 2021 landscape

Saudi Arabia’s “unprecedented growth” is set to consolidate its position as a leader in mergers and acquisitions in 2022 RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has become one of the most attractive markets for international companies looking for new mergers and acquisitions and is set to maintain its position in 2022. The country’s growth stood at 6.8 percent … Read more

Smaller, more technological, more ecological arenas

Fans of the Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Rams before an NFL football game at SoFi Stadium on Sunday, November 7, 2021, in Inglewood, California. Marcio Jose Sanchez | AP The Buffalo Bills are looking for a new $ 1.3 billion National Football League stadium. The Chicago Bears are spending $ 197 million to acquire … Read more

16-year-old athlete student starts a small business

SPRINGFIELD, Pennsylvania (WPVI) – “Being an entrepreneur at 16 is really a far-fetched idea,” said Bianca Brown. “But I think you have to believe you can do it yourself.” The Springfield High School student had always enjoyed arts and crafts as a child. So when her busy schedule was wiped out by the COVID-19 pandemic, … Read more

Tanzania: Mwinyi promises further investment in education

Yesterday the president of ZANZIBAR, dr. Hussein Mwinyi, pledged to continue investing in education at all levels and to review policies to improve the sector so that much-needed professionals are produced. He also stressed the importance of embracing digital technology and harnessing its full potential in the education sector. “This is a growing world of … Read more