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SE: Qatar Urges Gulf-Iran Talks, Offers to Mediate

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.19 — Qatar is pushing its neighbors in the Gulf to join Iran at the negotiating table, just weeks after they struck a deal to resolve a diplomatic rift that split the region for more than three years. Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al...

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SE: WeLab: Online Lending Platform in H.K. Doing Very Well

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.18 — Simon Loong, founder and group chief executive officer of WeLab, a Hong Kong fintech company offering online lending and virtual banking services, discusses the outlook for its businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic. He speaks with Rishaad Salamat and Haslinda Amin on the sidelines of the Asian Financial...

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SE: Pandemic Has Proven Robustness of Cloud Technology: TCS COO

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.18 — N. Ganapathy Subramaniam, chief operating officer at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., discusses how the company was impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, productivity from work-from-home employees and the technologies he sees staying in demand after the pandemic is over. He speaks exclusively on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

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SE: Explainer: Biden Faces Key Decisions on China

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.18 — President Donald Trump stepped up his campaign against China in the final days of his administration. Now as Joe Biden takes over, the question is whether he’ll preserve his predecessor’s strategies, relax them or rethink U.S.-China relations entirely. Bloomberg’s Annabelle Droulers reports.

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SE: Fmr. IBM CEO Rometty on Career, Advise to Young Women

Bloomberg Technology via Youtube Jan.18 — Former International Business Machines Corp. Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman Ginni Rometty talks about her career at the company, what it meant to become the CEO, and her family. She also shares her advise to young women. She speaks on “Bloomberg Studio 1.0” with Emily Chang. (Excerpt of...

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SE: China’s Growth Beats Estimates

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.18 — The latest data out of China confirms that the country’s economy expanded last year, making it the only major nation to avoid a contraction amid the pandemic fallout. Full year growth came in at 2.3% with an expansion of 6.5% in the final quarter. Bloomberg’s Enda Curran...

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SE: India Starts Massive Covid-19 Vaccine Drive

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.18 — Nithya Balasubramanian, healthcare analyst at Bernstein, looks at the Covid-19 vaccination program in India and the implications for the country’s pharmaceutical industry. India kicked off one of the largest vaccination drives in the world, inoculating more than 224,000 people over the weekend, while top officials sought to dispel fears about...

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SE: Consumption in China Will Pick Up: CCB International

Bloomberg Markets & Finance via Youtube Jan.17 — Cui Li, managing director and head of macro research at CCB International, discusses the health of China’s economy, its outlook and policies. The economy grew 2.3% last year, as the successful control of Covid-19 positioned it as the only major country to avoid an economic contraction. That...