Asia’s chipmakers fall as Samsung sees worst quarterly profit in 8 years

Attendees wait in line beneath a large LED display of smart connected home products to enter the Samsung Electronics booth, during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 6, 2023. Patrick T. Fallon | AFP | Getty Images Shares of semiconductors in Asia fell as South Korean chip giant Samsung Electronics … Read more

Asia-Pacific shares, Fed, earnings, economic data

CNBC Pro: What one tech fund manager is expecting from Apple and Alphabet earnings this week Microsoft issued a disappointing revenue forecast last week, but its stock has since increased. What does that mean for the other Big Tech companies set to report earnings? Tech fund manager Jeremy Gleeson, who manages the £1.1 billion ($1.5 … Read more

Cost of living is not the only reason many are delaying retirement

Workers surveyed in China are the least likely to retire as soon as possible — even “in an ideal world,” Randstad said. And 3% of workers in Asia-Pacific never want to retire at all, which is the highest percentage out of all regions. Edwin Tan | E+ | Getty Images The cost of living crisis … Read more

Ford, General Motors demand in focus during earnings

Attendees view a Ford Mustang Mach-E GT during opening day of the 2022 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) in New York, on Friday, April 15, 2022. Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg | Getty Images DETROIT – Let’s talk about pricing power. at least General Motors and Ford Motor likely will be doing that this week … Read more

FANG-obsession over; earnings, Fed, jobs

My top 10 things to watch Monday, Jan. 30 1. Big week ahead. Big run so far in 2023. The Dow, the S & P 500 and the Nasdaq, despite looking at a down opening, have ripped higher this year as a new, broader bull market emerges. I wrote a eulogy to FANG in my … Read more

Premier League signs deal with NFT-based fantasy soccer game Sorare

The Sorare NFT soccer trading card game has partnered with the Premier League on a multi-year licensing agreement. Sorare Sorare, the $4.3 billion fantasy soccer game, has signed a multi-year deal with the Premier League that will see the world’s top soccer league license official player cards. Players of the game will be able to … Read more

China’s $6 trillion consumer market is digging itself out of a slump

BEIJING — China’s consumption recovery from zero-Covid is getting off to a solid start – after a depressing fourth quarter. When Michelin-starred restaurant Rêver reopened Thursday from a Lunar New Year break, it was fully booked, said Edward Suen, chief operating officer of the Guangzhou venue. Reservations for the next three days were close to … Read more

how to find sustainable travel companies

People said the pandemic made them want to travel more responsibly in the future. Now new data indicates they’re actually doing it. According to a report published in January by the World Travel & Tourism Council and Trip.com Group: Nearly 60% of travelers have chosen more sustainable travel options in the last couple of years. … Read more

Death of Tire Nichols revives calls in Congress for policing reforms

Protesters rally against the fatal police assault of Tire Nichols, outside of the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center in Detroit, Michigan, on January 27, 2023. – The US city of Memphis released January 27, 2023 graphic video footage depicting the fatal police assault of a 29-year-old Black man, as cities nationwide braced for a night … Read more