Yearly Archives: 2014

The Great Firewall of China is nearly complete

The Great Firewall of China is nearly complete

Beijing has added yet another brick to its Great Firewall, tightening access to Google’s email service in the latest phase of a censorship campaign that has left Chinese citizens unable to access huge swaths of the Internet. Other Google (GOOG) ...

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CNMI hospital officials at odds over bill

CNMI hospital officials at odds over bill

Officials at the Northern Marianas’ Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation are at odds over a bill that would change its advisory board into a governing board. The Senate passed the bill last week, but the CHC’s chief executive, Esther Muna, is urging ...

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Samoa opposition leader defends right to criticise Bill

Samoa opposition leader defends right to criticise Bill

The leader of Samoa’s opposition is defending his right to critique a controversial new bill, saying his concern is not a sign of weakness. If successful, the Citizenship Investment Bill would allow a person from any country, who is willing ...

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George H.W. Bush released from hospital

George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush is out of the Houston-area hospital where he spent the Christmas holiday, a spokesman said Tuesday. “President Bush was released from the Houston Methodist Hospital today. He is now resting at home, grateful to the ...

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Uber expects its busiest night ever on NYE

Uber expects its busiest night ever on NYE

Uber is expecting New Year’s Eve to be its busiest night ever. But that could mean you start 2015 with a much lighter wallet. The controversial startup expects to service 2 million riders worldwide on New Year’s Eve alone. An ...

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Russian banks starved for cash as funding crisis worsens

Russian banks starved for cash as funding crisis worsens

Russia’s banks will likely need more government handouts as they battle the country’s growing funding crisis. The country’s financial sector is under tremendous stress from the plunging value of its currency combined with Western sanctions imposed over Russia’s actions in ...

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Doubts over investigation into Papua shooting

Doubts over investigation into Papua shooting

Indonesia police say a total of 53 people are being questioned over the fatal shootings of at least five young civilians by security forces in Papua earlier this month but there are doubts about the credibility and impartiality of the ...

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Cheap oil's victims: Civeo slashes over 1K jobs

Cheap oil's victims: Civeo slashes over 1K jobs

Gas at $2 a gallon isn’t good for everyone. More than 1,000 employees at Civeo (CVEO), a provider of housing for oil workers, have lost their jobs in recent months. There’s concern this is only the beginning of the energy ...

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