Twitter ends enforcement of COVID misinformation policy

Twitter will no longer enforce its policy against COVID-19 misinformation, raising concerns among public health experts that the change could have serious consequences if it discourages vaccination and other efforts to combat the still-spreading virus.

Europe’s inflation likely hasn’t peaked, ECB’s Lagarde says

BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the European Central Bank said Monday she does not believe inflation has peaked after reaching the highest levels on record.

Musk says Apple mostly stopped advertising on Twitter

Billionaire Elon Musk said in a tweet on Monday that Apple Inc has mostly stopped advertising on Twitter.

Dow ends sharply higher - up 761 points

By Noel Randewich and Shreyashi Sanyal

Asia shares buoyed by China property rally

Asian share markets have taken comfort from China’s support for its property sector but uncertainty remains over the impact of Beijing’s zero-COVID policy.

Asian stocks jump after Powell speech

Asian share markets have rediscovered their appetite for risk after US Fed chair Jerome Powell signalled a slowdown in the bank’s aggressive rate hikes.

Cyber Monday helps rally downcast Wall St

US stocks have opened depressed by anti-lockdown protests in China, but losses are being limited by record-breaking Cyber Monday sales from Amazon.

Behind Foxconn’s China woes: mistrust, miscommunication, COVID curbs

When officials from his Chinese village approached Hou last month, urging him to work at the world’s largest iPhone factory for at least twice the usual pay, he knew it was risky.