Another coronavirus fallout: India’s shipping business

‘The coronavirus impact is much bigger than what the market had predicted. We are helpless and simply watching the market at present. Nothing can be done,’ Anil Devli, chief executive officer (CEO) of Indian National Shipowners’ Association (INSA), said. Tanking freight rates on the back of the coronavirus epidemic in China are likely to hurt […]

Toyota to Restart Three China Plants This Week Amid Virus Fight

Toyota Motor Corp. will partly resume operations at three plants in China this week, bringing back some of the capacity that had been on an extended halt in response to the coronavirus outbreak that’s killed more than 1,600 people and pitched Asia’s top economy into turmoil. The factories in Changchun and Guangzhou will restart on […]

Boris Johnson Defies Trump By Giving Huawei Limited Role In UK’s 5G Networks

Boris Johnson has approved plans to allow Chinese telecoms firm Huawei a role in building the UK’s 5G phone and data network. Despite huge pressure from Donald Trump to ban the company amid spying fears, the British government’s National Security Council decided Tuesday to give it limited access to the new hi-tech infrastructure. In an […]

Ex-‘Love Island’ Host Caroline Flack Found Dead in London

London (AP) — Caroline Flack, a British television presenter who hosted the controversial reality TV show “Love Island,” has died at age 40, her family said Saturday. “We can confirm that our Caroline passed away today, the 15th of February,” the family said in a statement. A family lawyer said Flack had killed herself and […]

What do the world’s most successful people do when it’s time to retire?

You say retire. I say refire. When Thomas Schreier Jr. graduated from the University of Notre Dame more than three decades ago, he never envisioned that in his late 50s he’d be teaching a class there called Designing an Inspired Life and regularly walking the South Bend, Ind., campus as the founding director of the […]