Jack Ma says US will ‘suffer more’ if it keeps trying to start Cold War with China

Alibaba’s executive chairman Jack Ma has warned that the US will “suffer more” if it continues its efforts to launch a Cold War against China in an attempt to neutralize the growth of the country’s economy. Speaking via video to the South China Morning Post’s China Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Ma said he believed the […]

US stocks suffer worst loss in 8 months amid rising interest rates, tech hit hardest

US stock exchanges recorded biggest losses in 8 months as rising interest rates made investors flee risky stocks. The S&P, Dow Jones and Nasdaq plunged between 3 and 4 percent. Technology shares were among the worst affected. The S&P 500 fell almost 92 points, or just over 3 percent, the biggest daily loss since February […]

The US would suffer some of the biggest costs of climate change

Enlarge / Hurricane Florence the morning of Sept. 12 as it churned across the Atlantic in a west-northwesterly direction with winds of 130 miles an hour. (credit: NASA Johnson) Climate change is a classic tragedy of the commons: every country acting in its own self-interest contributes to depleting a joint resource, making the world worse […]

Champions League CARNAGE: Cristiano Ronaldo in tears, Man Utd win as Man City suffer shock

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo and Paul Pogba made the headlines across Europe (Image: GETTY) Following Liverpool’s thrilling 3-2 win over Paris Saint-Germain and Inter Milan’s stunning 2-1 comeback against Tottenham on Tuesday, tonight’s matches had a lot to live up to. But Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United and Manchester City certainly gave it their best shot. […]

Bodyguard spoilers: David Budd to suffer tragic loss in devastating twist?

Jed Mercurio’s Bodyguard is edge-of-your-seat stuff, and it’s been proving to be slightly too tense for some viewers. David Budd (played by Richard Madden) had yet another torrid time in tonight’s episode after his children’s school was targeted by terrorists. In what were genuinely harrowing scenes, David’s children’s schools was almost destroyed by a lorry, […]

Trump fires off all-caps tweet at Iran’s president: ‘YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES … FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE’

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump threatened Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Twitter late Sunday night after the Iranian leader issued a warning to the US president earlier in the day. “To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER […]

Ryanair passengers suffer from bleeding EARS after cabin loses pressure mid-flight

Ryanair flight FR7312 was flying from Dublin to Zadar in Croatia when the incident occurred. A loss of pressure in the cabin meant the plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Frankfurt airport. Oxygen masks fell as the plane descended thousands of feet, dropping 26,000 feet in just seven minutes according to flight […]

Man City crowned Premier League champions as Man Utd suffer shock West Brom loss

City moved within one three points of securing Premier League glory on Saturday night as Gabriel Jesus, Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling’s goals claimed a 3-1 win over Tottenham. And they will have been hoping to wrap it up next Sunday when they take on relegation-threatened Swansea, with United having been expected to steam roll […]

Chinese Grand Prix: Ricciardo OUT of qualifying? Latest as Red Bull suffer engine failure

The Australian was frustrated at his home race at the start of the season by a grid-place penalty which essentially ended his hopes of a podium finish, though he finished in fourth. But an energy storing system failure ended his Bahrain Grand Prix after just two laps last weekend, with team-mate Max Verstappen also retiring […]

Asia’s small open economies may suffer in America’s trade war

CHINA is the stated adversary in Donald Trump’s incipient trade war. But 30% of the value of the goods China exports to America is added elsewhere. If the row escalates, countries entwined in Chinese supply chains will suffer. In absolute terms, Japanese suppliers will fare worst. Japan is the country that exports most to firms […]