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New Deal Triples OpenAI Valuation to $80 Billion – NYT

The deal comes at a time when OpenAI chief Sam Altman is seeking between $5-7 trillion for an AI chip…

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EU Vows to Stem ‘Unfair Competition’ With New China Subsidy Probe

EU’s antitrust regulators have open an investigation into a Chinese state-backed rail maker over its planned participation in a $657…

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China’s Lunar New Year Spending Up 47%, Beats Pre-Covid Levels

While the tourism boom will offer some relief to Chinese policymakers, the sustainability of the boost remains uncertain as the…

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Taiwan to Bring in Indian Migrant Workers Amid Labour Shortage

"The quality of Indian labour is stable, they are hard working and well considered," Taiwan's Ministry of Labour said

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Japan Successfully Launches H3 Rocket a Year After Failure

The launch marks a second straight win for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency after its lunar lander, SLIM, achieved a "pinpoint" touchdown…

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China Evergrande Liquidators May Sue Its Auditor PwC: Report

PricewaterhouseCoopers had been Evergrande’s auditor since 2009 — when the developer listed in Hong Kong — and resigned from that…

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Russia Says Opposition Leader Navalny Dead in Prison – Reuters

Navalny was President Vladimir Putin's staunchest critic and had returned to Russia just three years ago after being treated for…

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SoftBank’s Arm Continues Dream Run as Nvidia Reveals Stake

US-listed shares of the chip designer, seen as benefitting from investors' hunt for the "next Nvidia", have surged more than…

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Nikkei, Hang Seng and Asian Stocks Enjoy Upbeat Mood

The Nikkei 225 was up 0.92% at the close in Tokyo on Friday, while the Hang Seng in Hong Kong…

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Nvidia Chief Pans Sam Altman’s Trillion-Dollar AI Chip Plan

"If you just assume that computers never get any faster, you might come to the conclusion we need 14 different…

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Google Set to Launch Satellite to Pinpoint Methane Emission Sites

Google is partnering with the Environmental Defense Fund, a non-profit, with a plan to launch a satellite next month that…

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Red Sea Crisis Hurting Indian Exporters As Rivals Nab Business

Small exporters in India, many of whom work on small margins, have warned that job losses could soar if attacks…

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