Tokyo Olympics: Adopted from China, Canada’s Maggie MacNeil wins gold and Chinese social media laments its one-child policy

Maggie MacNeil, of Canada, leaves the pool after winning the women’s 100m butterfly final at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: EPA-EFE An adopted Chinese girl captured Canada’s first gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and it sparked outcry in China’s domestic media over its now-scrapped one-child policy. On Monday, Canada’s Maggie MacNeil – who was […]

Indonesia-based grocery app HappyFresh reaps $65M led by Naver Financial and Gafina

27 Jul Indonesia-based grocery app HappyFresh reaps $65M led by Naver Financial and Gafina by in Technology HappyFresh, the on-demand grocery app based in Indonesia, announced today it has raised a $65 million Series D. The round was led by Naver Financial Corporation and Gafina B.V., with participation from STIC, LB and Mirae Asset Indonesia […]

Indonesia-based grocery app HappyFresh raises $ 65 million led by Naver Financial and Gafina – TechCrunch

HappyFresh, the Indonesian-based grocery-on-demand app, announced today that it has raised a Series D of $ 65 million. The round was led by Naver Financial Corporation and Gafina BV, with the participation of STIC, LB and Mirae Asset Indonesia and Singapore. It also included recurring investors Mirae-Asset Naver Asia Growth Fund and Z Venture Capital. […]

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“Masaka” — or, in English “No way.” That’s how an incredulous Japan reacted Tuesday to the unexpectedly early loss of Naomi Osaka at the Tokyo Olympics, erasing her chances for gold. And people quickly turned to an outpouring of sympathy. “Watching you gave me courage. You don’t have to win a medal. Watching you play […]

Temasek co-leads $145m round of Twitter-backed Indian social media firm

Wechat suspends new user registration amid China crackdown

Chinese social media giant Wechat has temporarily suspended new user registrations as Beijing ramps up its crackdown on domestic tech firms. The messaging platform, which is owned by Tencent, said it was upgrading its security technology “to align with relevant laws and registrations”. “During this time, registration of new Weixin [Wechat] personal and official accounts […]

Indonesian online grocery platform banks $65m in round co-led by Naver by TechInAsia 2021-07-27 05:47:34 | FintechBot | Scoopnest

👶 China is switching gears with its family planning policy going from birth restrictions to encouraging people to have more babies. @clickanic  breaks down the 1, 2, and now 3-child policy and how that impacts the country . (Video via ) @tictoc 

MS Dhoni’s new appearance on the Indian Team’s vintage voyage has sparked a Twitter storm.

MS Dhoni MS Dhoni’s new appearance on the Indian Team’s vintage voyage has sparked a Twitter storm. Team India’s former captain, MS Dhoni, who is well-known for his avant-garde fashion sense, particularly his haircut, has once again dazzled his admirers.MS Dhoni’s photos from a commercial session wearing Team India’s vintage jersey went popular on Twitter. […]

nnnnThe full-body suits of Germany's Olympic gymnasts have struck a chord on Japanese social media, with many applauding the freedom of choice in a nation where schoolgirls almost always wear skirts and high heels are still required in some offices.

Sport The full-body suits of Germany’s Olympic gymnasts have struck a chord on Japanese social media, with many applauding the freedom of choice in a nation where schoolgirls almost always wear skirts and high heels are still required in some offices. Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Gymnastics – Artistic – Women’s Vault – Qualification – Ariake […]

Dozens of social media accounts were suspended after an Olympic athlete was bullied for posting a post-defeat selfie online | Business Insider India

Wang Luyao was an early favorite to win the women’s air rifle competition at the Tokyo Games. She failed to make the finals and was roundly criticized online for her failure. Censors on the social media platform Weibo suspended nearly three dozen accounts for attacking her. Chinese fans lashed out at one of the country’s […]

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSEARCA:CWEB) – American Banking News

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares (NYSEARCA:CWEB) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders purchased 2,728 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,231% compared to the typical daily volume of 205 call options. Shares of CWEB stock opened at $22.97 on Tuesday. […]

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSEARCA:CWEB) – Watch List News

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares (NYSEARCA:CWEB) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders purchased 2,728 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,231% compared to the typical daily volume of 205 call options. Shares of CWEB stock opened at $22.97 on Tuesday. […]

Facebook digital currency wallet Novi looks to add staff in Philippines

Facebook’s Novi, a digital wallet designed for its digital currency, Diem, is in hiring mode in the Philippines. Fast facts Facebook’s careers page currently shows five openings in the country for positions dedicated to Novi, including help operations investigator, onboarding coordinator and learning business partner. It has only one other opening in the entire Asia-Pacific […]

Ng Kalang jersey turmoil ︱ Mu Jiajun’s Weibo response: Huang Ren completely denies “tortoise”-Hong Kong 01

Wu Jialang’s jersey turmoil︱ Mu Jiajun’s Weibo response: He was completely denied the “tortoise” by Huang Ren Hong Kong 01 [Jersey Disturbance]Ma Fengguo supports Wu Jialang’s over 40,000 netizens to apologize to Mu Jiajun’s “Pai Ma” Huang Guojian Yahoo Hong Kong News Mu Jiajun criticizes Wu Jialang netizens to denounce Yang Runxiong: If complaints are […]

Tencent’s WeChat suspends user registrations amid China crackdown

WeChat is used by more than a billion people worldwide Tencent’s WeChat has temporarily suspended registration of new users in mainland China as it undergoes a technical upgrade “to align with relevant laws and regulations”, China’s dominant instant messaging platform said on Tuesday. “We are currently upgrading our security technology to align with all relevant […]

Indonesian online grocery platform banks $65m in round co-led by Naver

Yamato Holdings invests in Singaporean e-commerce solution provider

Published by New York Daily News NEW YORK — If the old saying is true, and pitching and defense really do win championships, then the Mets looked like a World Series team on Friday night. The Mets beat the Blue Jays, 3-0, behind six scoreless innings from their starting pitcher, a bevy of beautiful plays

Traders Purchase High Volume of Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares Call Options (NYSEARCA:CWEB) – Mayfield Recorder

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares (NYSEARCA:CWEB) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors acquired 2,728 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,231% compared to the average daily volume of 205 call options. Shares of Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x […]

Tokyo Olympics: Adopted from China, Canada’s Maggie MacNeil wins gold and Chinese social media laments its one-child policy | South China Morning Post

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From The Newsroom: Karnataka HC quashes UP Police notice to Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari and The Newsroom: Local news collaborations, voices of Williston's alumni, and the future of Eagles Island

© Instagram / the newsroom By: Ethan Thomas2021-07-27 05:39:08 From The Newsroom: Karnataka HC quashes UP Police notice to Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari and The Newsroom: Local news collaborations, voices of Williston’s alumni, and the future of Eagles Island Last News: The Newsroom: Local news collaborations, voices of Williston’s alumni, and the future of […]

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSEARCA:CWEB) – The Cerbat Gem

Direxion Daily CSI China Internet Index Bull 2x Shares (NYSEARCA:CWEB) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. Traders purchased 2,728 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,231% compared to the typical daily volume of 205 call options. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have […]

New US bill calls for social media companies to ban North Korean accounts

A new bill in the U.S. Congress is proposing that social media companies ban certain users from North Korea and other countries defined in U.S. law as being state sponsors of terrorism. If passed, the bill would require the likes of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube to delete accounts belonging to senior North Korean officials, as […]

Facebook assembles team to build ‘metaverse’ – INDIA TV TIMESS

When Salma Hayek Thought Hubby François-Henri Pinault Was Cheating On Her, But She Didn’t Expect What It Turned Out To Be! Throwback To Salma Hayek Recalling The Time She Thought François-Henri Pinault Was Cheating On Her(Pic Credit: Getty) Salma Hayek is a 54-year-old goddess who still looks sexier and elegant than many youngsters today. Given […]

Vietnam defers e-commerce tax by five months

Vietnam is set to delay an online tax on e-commerce vendors by five months to support economic recovery amid severe Covid-19 impacts. A person uses a credit card to make purchases on a tablet. Photo by Shutterstock/LDprod. The Ministry of Finance has proposed to the government that the implementation of Circular 40 be postponed until […]

Social King Strengthens its Foothold With Social Media Political Campaign in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA, July 27, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — The growth of social media in the last few years has outgrown itself. There are thousands of brands promoting their business online to build the brand name and customer engagement. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram are not just social sharing sites anymore, they have become a different platform for […]

Myanmar- Facebook promotes content urging violence against coup protesters study – Myanmar

Myanmar This article is more than 1 month old Myanmar: Facebook promotes content urging violence against coup protesters – study This article is more than 1 month old Posts ranging from wanted posters to death threats remain online for months, breaching platform’s own standards Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent Wed 23 Jun 2021 00.09 EDT […]

Tara Sutaria shares stunning pictures on Instagram; Janhvi Kapoor drops fire emojis, fan comments, ” Such a Goddess” | Hindi Movie News – Times of India

Tara Sutaria shared stunning pictures of herself donning a bikini and denim over it. She captioned the post, “The in between moments🖤🤍”. Janhvi Kapoor commented on the post. She dropped fire emojis in the comment section. The pictures of Tara took over the internet in no time! Also, fans showered love in the comment section […]