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The Ratings Game: Apple has ‘extremely limited’ options despite easing of pandemic restrictions in key Chinese city

marketwatch.com Chinese authorities are relaxing the strict and sweeping lockdown measures that had been imposed on a city where many iPhones are made, but Apple Inc. still isn’t out of the…

Are China’s lockdown protests the beginning of the end for Xi Jinping?

politico.eu The wave of demonstrations across China demanding an end to the draconian zero-COVID measures is like nothing the country has seen in decades. From university campuses to…

Chinese state media: a five-day COVID-19 lockdown in Zhengzhou, home to Foxconn's iPhone plant, has been lifted; an analyst says disruptions cost Apple $1B/week

cnn.com The central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, home to the world’s largest iPhone factory, has lifted a five-day Covid lockdown, in a move that analysts have called a much-needed…

‘Breach of the Big Silence.’ Protests Stretch China’s Censorship to Its Limits

nytimes.com In one video, a man sarcastically sings a patriotic song. In another, a group of protesters hold up blank pieces of paper and chant in unison. In a third clip, a group of…

What makes China’s wave of protests different this time

vox.com Demonstrators hold blank signs during a protest in Beijing, China, on November 27, 2022. | Andrea Verdelli/Bloomberg via Getty Images It’s not Tiananmen, but Xi Jinping…

Are China's protests a real threat for Beijing?

theweek.com Protests against Beijing's "zero COVID" restrictions have spread across China in the biggest outburst of unrest since President Xi Jinping took power more than a decade ago.…

Will Zoom Stock Keep Falling in 2023?

fool.com Digital communications company Zoom Video Communications (ZM -1.43%) has become a battleground stock. After soaring during pandemic lockdowns, shares are right where they…

China Eases Covid Restrictions in City With Key iPhone Plant

youtube.com The Chinese city of Zhengzhou shuttered hundreds of buildings and apartment blocks hours after lifting broader lockdown ...

Kweichow Moutai is beating China’s covid hangover

economist.com Kweichow Moutai is beating China’s covid hangover But the world’s biggest booze firm has another headache Harsh lockdowns are a fact of life in “zero-covid” China. One in…

Chinese City Zhengzhou Hosting Key Apple iPhone Plant Adjusts Covid Lockdown

bloomberg.com Chinese City Zhengzhou Hosting Key Apple iPhone Plant Adjusts Covid Lockdown Bloomberg

COVID protests escalate in Guangzhou as China lockdown anger boils By Reuters

investing.com By Brenda Goh and Martin Quin Pollard SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) -People in the Chinese manufacturing hub of Guangzhou clashed with white hazmat-suited riot police on…

China's 'iPhone city' is lifting its lockdown after a wave of protests over the strict policy

businessinsider.com Foxconn employees take shuttle buses to head home on October 30, 2022 in Zhengzhou, Henan Province of China. Getty Images China is loosening its COVID-19 controls in…

Watch: Fauci Again Defends Chinese Lockdowns

zerohedge.com Watch: Fauci Again Defends Chinese Lockdowns Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, Anthony Fauci once again defended brutal Chinese lockdowns, admitting that the…

iPhone 14 Pro shortage could hit 6M units following unrest and resignations

9to5mac.com The iPhone 14 Pro shortage could hit as many as 6 million units before production recovers, according to a new report. The shortfall has already made it too late to order…

Why Nio Shares Sank Monday

fool.com What happened Shares of many China-based companies are plunging Monday amid renewed fears of COVID-19-related lockdowns in the country. That included the stock of electric…

China Protests Over ‘Zero Covid’ Follow Months of Economic Pain

nytimes.com The toll of China’s unwavering approach to fighting Covid has rippled through the world’s second-largest economy for months: Youth unemployment reached a record 20 percent,…

Apple stock falls amid growing iPhone shortages due to China protests

businessinsider.com Apple is facing growing iPhone shortages due to protests in China over the government's zero-COVID lockdown policies. - The company has seen $114 billion in market value…

China's 'white paper' protests cause headaches for country's top stationery supplier

cnn.com The rare protests that spread across China over the weekend often featured demonstrators holding pieces of blank white paper, a phenomenon that has caused problems for the…

China's Covid infections drop for the first time in more than a week

cnbc.com Mainland China reported the first decline in daily Covid infections in more than a week on Monday. - There was no indication of new protests, after public demonstrations…

Chinese Unrest Over Lockdown Upends Global Economic Outlook

nytimes.com The swelling protests against severe pandemic restrictions in China — the world’s second-largest economy — are injecting a new element of uncertainty and instability into…

Protests in China send a chill through global markets

cnn.com Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN Business’ Nightcap newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. Over the weekend, mainland China…

China Unrest Tanks Oil

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What Cramer is watching Monday

cnbc.com My top 10 things to watch Monday, Nov. 28, 2022 China lockdown: Real impact from the lack of science? Why do they keep doing this? Why should our stock market react…

China’s economy cannot bear much more zero-covid

economist.com China’s economy cannot bear much more zero-covid But ending the policy now could unleash chaos Not all businesses have struggled through China’s zero-covid era. Andon…

5 Smart Small-Business Moves to Make During COVID-19

fool.com COVID-19 has battered the U.S. economy over the past two months, and small businesses in particular are hurting. It's estimated that more than 100,000 small businesses have…

Stocks Slammed After Bullard Says 'Market Too Dovish'

zerohedge.com Stocks Slammed After Bullard Says 'Market Too Dovish' After weakness overnight on the back of China lockdown chaos, an initial buying panic appeared at the cash open. US…

China's 'COVID Zero' policy, explained

theweek.com China is in turmoil. Protests over the government's "zero COVID" policy have erupted in cities across the country and some demonstrators are openly calling for President Xi…

Why Energy Stocks Are Falling Today

fool.com What happened Unrest in China and the threat of more lockdowns there have investors worried about oil demand, leading oil prices to fall to levels unseen since late 2021.…

US stocks fall as zero-COVID lockdown protests spread across China

businessinsider.com REUTERS/Brendan McDermid US stocks drop as zero-COVID lockdown protests spread in more cities across China. Oil prices dropped, with Brent crude, the international…

China protests: Here’s what the blank white sheets of paper mean

fastcompany.com China is entering its fourth day of rare, widespread protests. The protests have become known as the “white paper protests” due to citizens holding up blank A4 sheets of…

How a 'forgotten,' 110-day lockdown sparked China's nationwide COVID protests

fortune.com How a ‘forgotten,’ 110-day lockdown sparked China’s nationwide COVID protests On Saturday, Chinese officials announced that one of the country’s longest lockdowns would…

Key Words: China’s zero COVID strategy ‘doesn’t make public health sense,’ says Fauci

marketwatch.com ““If the endgame was to, “Let’s get everybody vaccinated including and particularly the vulnerable,” then you could see how a temporary lockdown like that — but they went…

China might not make major changes to its Covid policy any time soon, despite weekend protests

cnbc.com China won't likely make major changes to its Covid policy in the near future, despite this weekend's protests, analysts said. - "Without a clear guidance from the top, local…

Amid protests over lockdowns, Goldman Sachs warns that China's COVID-zero exit may be ‘forced and disorderly’

fortune.com Amid protests over lockdowns, Goldman Sachs warns that China’s exit from COVID-zero may be ‘forced and disorderly’ China’s climbing COVID caseload and expanding lockdown…

Fauci's 7-Hour Deposition: What We Know So Far

zerohedge.com Fauci's 7-Hour Deposition: What We Know So Far Via The Brownstone Institute, The transcript is not yet available and no reporters were allowed. But from the Attorneys…

Futures, Crude, Crypto, Yuan Tumble Amid Violent China Covid Protests As Goldman Warns Of "Disorderly" Early Exit From Covid Zero

zerohedge.com Futures, Crude, Crypto, Yuan Tumble Amid Violent China Covid Protests As Goldman Warns Of "Disorderly" Early Exit From Covid Zero It finally happened. After markets had…

Copper plummets on China COVID unrest, gold drifts lower By Investing.com

investing.com By Ambar Warrick Investing.com-- Copper prices fell sharply on Monday amid growing civil unrest in China over renewed COVID-19 lockdowns, while gold prices edged lower as…

An Urumqi apartment fire is the latest test of China’s zero-Covid strategy

vox.com Photo by Kevin Frayer/Getty Images In cities across China, people are protesting Xi Jinping’s Covid policy — and even demanding his resignation. A fire leads to angry…

Foreign investors ‘may trim exposure’ to China after deadly lockdown fire triggers COVID protests: ‘Risk appetite will take a hit’

fortune.com Foreign investors ‘may trim exposure’ to China after deadly lockdown fire triggers COVID protests: ‘Risk appetite will take a hit’ Protests against China’s Covid curbs may…

Shanghai protesters, police jostle as anger over China's COVID curbs mounts By Reuters

investing.com (Corrects paragraph 3, 13, and bullet point to say Urumqi fire was in a residential building, not a factory) By Casey Hall and Martin Quin Pollard SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters)…

China Covid Unrest Boils Over as Citizens Defy Lockdown Efforts

bloomberg.com China Covid Unrest Boils Over as Citizens Defy Lockdown Efforts Bloomberg

Blank sheets of paper become symbol of defiance in China protests By Reuters

investing.com SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese protesters have turned to blank sheets of paper to express their anger over COVID-19 restrictions in a rare, widespread outpouring of…

COVID Lockdown Protests Erupt In Beijing, Xinjiang After Deadly Fire

zerohedge.com COVID Lockdown Protests Erupt In Beijing, Xinjiang After Deadly Fire Protests have erupted in Beijing and the far western Xinjiang region over COVID-19 lockdowns and a…

China loosens some restrictions in Xinjiang after COVID-19 lockdown protests

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axios.com Public outrage over new COVID lockdown restrictions has fueled rare protests within China, with residents demanding the government to lift restrictions ahead of schedule.…

Rare mass protests erupted in China over tough COVID restrictions after fire kills 10. 'We are human beings,' chanted the demonstrators

businessinsider.com Protests against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak measures in Urumqi city, Xinjiang Uygur, China in this screen grab obtained from a video released November 25, 2022.…

Huge COVID protests erupt in China's Xinjiang after deadly fire By Reuters

investing.com (Reuters) - Rare protests broke out in China’s far western Xinjiang region, with crowds shouting at hazmat-suited guards after a deadly fire triggered anger over their…

Videos show huge protests in China as Xi Jinping comes under pressure

newsweek.com Videos shared to social media show protests in China that have broken out following the deaths of 10 people in an apartment fire, in the latest sign of unrest in the…

Xinjiang Officials Seek to Calm Lockdown Anger After Deadly Fire

bloomberg.com Xinjiang Officials Seek to Calm Lockdown Anger After Deadly Fire Bloomberg

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