Coronavirus: China expels reporters for article it deemed racist – BBC News

China has ordered three foreign journalists of the Wall Street Journal to leave the country over an opinion piece it said was “racist”. The article published on 3 February criticised the country’s response to the deadly coronavirus outbreak. The Chinese foreign ministry said it had asked the newspaper to apologise several times but it had … Read more Coronavirus: China expels reporters for article it deemed racist – BBC News

Irish rugby team turn to U2’s Bono ahead of match against England

IN THE PAPERS – Thursday, February 20: We bring you reactions to Michael Bloomberg’s inaugural performance in the Democratic debates. Donald Trump prepares to visit India next week. The Wall Street Journal and Chinese paper Global Times engage in a war of editorials over the expulsion of journalists over an article China says was racist. … Read more Irish rugby team turn to U2’s Bono ahead of match against England

Chinese authorities revoke credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters | ABC News

China has expelled an Australian journalist and two colleagues who work at the Wall Street Journal over a headline on an opinion piece about the coronavirus outbreak that Beijing deemed racist. China’s government has now revoked press credentials for four Wall Street Journal reporters in the past year. China correspondent Bill Birtles reports. Read more … Read more Chinese authorities revoke credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters | ABC News

Emmanuel Macron lays out views on political Islam

Not for the first time, a French Presient has launched a campaign against political Islam in the run up to elections. Some question whether the move is a bid to win over conservative voters ahead of upcoming local elections. Elsewhere, China has expelled three journalists for the Wall Street Journal in what appears to be … Read more Emmanuel Macron lays out views on political Islam

Americans released from cruise ship can’t return to U.S. yet l ABC News

The Americans who were on board the Diamond Princess in Japan are not free to return to the U.S., after finally being released, as a new case involves one of the evacuated Americans. READ MORE: CDC issues additional travel restrictions for Americans on infected cruise ship: https://abcn.ws/38Huwa7 China revokes press credentials for 3 Wall Street … Read more Americans released from cruise ship can’t return to U.S. yet l ABC News

US passengers aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship to be evacuated

The United States will evacuate some of its citizens aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the biggest cluster of coronavirus cases outside China, according to officials. About 380 people will be offered seats on two evacuation flights from Japan back to the United States, an official from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … Read more US passengers aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship to be evacuated

Wall Street Week – Full Show (02/14/20)

Feb.14 — One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today’s issues and today’s world. Afsaneh Beschloss, RockCreek Group chief executive officer, Steve Rattner, Willett Advisors chief executive officer & Chairman, Dan Yergin, IHS Markit Vice Chairman and Skanda Amarnath, Employ America Director of Reseearch & Analysis join host David Westin for … Read more Wall Street Week – Full Show (02/14/20)

Fiscal Policy Must Do Its Part for Income Growth: Amarnath

Feb.14 — Skanda Amarnath, Employ America Director of Research, presses the need for fiscal policy support and presents his proposal for the Fed’s ongoing framework review: putting a floor under employment and wage growth. He speaks with Afsaneh Beschloss of RockCreek Group, Steve Rattner of Willett Advisors and host David Westin on “Bloomberg Wall Street … Read more Fiscal Policy Must Do Its Part for Income Growth: Amarnath

World Oil To See Lower Demand than Anticipated from Coronavirus: Yergin

Feb.14 — Daniel Yergin, IHS Markit Vice Chairman, looks at how a slowdown in the Chinese economy due to the coronavirus is impacting the global oil market. He speaks with Afsaneh Beschloss of RockCreek Group, Steve Rattner of Willett Advisors and host David Westin on “Bloomberg Wall Street Week.”