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30 Anti-Aging Secrets That Could Add Years to Your Life

While the exact location of the fountain of youth still eludes us, these expert-approved anti-aging secrets can lengthen your life span.<p>Sugar is …

Wellness

Investment firms explore buyout of Yum China - sources

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Investment firms are exploring a buyout of Yum China Holdings Inc. in what could be one of Asia's biggest M&A deals this year, sources close to the situation told Reuters.<p>Yum China, which had a market cap of $13 billion as of its closing price on Monday, was spun off from the …

China

In This Never-Ending Lehman Short, $170,000 Is Still on the Table

It’s been a decade since former New York hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson made millions by betting against Lehman Brothers before it collapsed. But …

Hedge Funds

What Drives Indonesia's Pacific Island Strategy?

Indonesia has recently been lifting its presence in the Pacific, courting a number of Pacific Island countries in an attempt to quell the region’s …

Asia

NIO's Red-Hot ES8 Is Already Outselling Tesla In China

I have highlighted NIO in previous Forbes articles as an important new player in the market for China’s high-end battery-electric vehicle (BEV) market. NIO’s chairman, William Li, has noted that his ES8 is targeting Tesla, although as I noted in another Forbes article, the ES8 retails for less than …

Tesla

Jiangsu Expressway Company: I Bought The Dip

As a dividend growth investor, I am a particularly big fan of companies which own/operate ports, railroads, highways, and other essential pieces of …

Investing

The reason Turkey's economic collapse is so scary is that Iran, Russia, and Syria are waiting in the wings

What if Turkey collapses?<p>It's not outside the realm of possibility. Turkey's currency is in free fall. Inflation is at 15% and climbing. The Turkish economy could enter a recession. The US has imposed economic sanctions on the country because President Recep Tayyip Erdogan refuses to hand over an …

Middle East

Tesla Is Seeking a Wide Investor Pool for Its Take-Private Plan

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk and advisers are seeking a wide pool of investors to back a potential take-private of the automaker to …

Tesla

Forget crypto. MacCoin is China’s newest craze

Move over, gold-backed currency. Watch out, asset-backed crypto. The hottest asset in town is MacCoin, backed by burgers. ...

Cryptocurrency

Japanese Porn's Most Infamous Vehicle

In Japan, there one vehicle that if you see it rocking on the Tokyo streets, you should definitely not going a-knocking.<p>Run by a Japanese porn …

Japan

Male student molested by female teacher awarded $2.1M

A jury in San Diego decided Wednesday that a 19-year-old man who sued a California school district after being sexually abused by a female teacher should receive $2.1 million.<p>The jurors found that the San Diego Unified School District was negligent in failing to prevent former Spanish teacher Toni …

San Diego

Is China running out of US goods to tax?

In the months since President Trump began hitting China with tough trade measures, the response from Chinese officials has been more or less …

China

I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

Barack Obama

China Reminds Hedge Funds That the Yuan Is a Dangerous Short

It’s exactly the kind of shock that many hedge fund managers feared as they mulled whether to bet big against China’s currency.<p>In a surprise …

Stock Markets

China's Japanese Lesson For Fighting Trump's Trade War

U.S President Donald Trump has threatened to increase the next round of new tariffs on $200 billion Chinese imports from 10% to 25%. This would be a serious escalation if it comes to pass. Will China begin to back down under rising American pressure, which is presumably what Trump wants to see? In …

Economy

Real 'Superfoods' Science Says You Should Be Eating More Of

Amazingly healthy options.<p>Super, shluper. The term "superfood" doesn't actually mean anything, and most of the foods hiding behind such a label …

Nutrition

This major throwback photo of Malaika Arora proves she's the quintessential hottie of Bollywood - photo inside

Malaika Arora is too hot to handle and her recent photos are proof. With her excruciating workout and her killer washboard abs, we can't get our eyes …

Red Carpet

Asia’s ‘big six’ who will be in big trouble if China pulls the yuan trigger | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

OECD data shows Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia — Southeast Asia’s ‘big six’ economies — are among the most exposed …

China

U.S. Was Right to Give China’s Navy the Boot

The vast annual military operation known as the Rim of the Pacific Exercise (simply RIMPAC in Pentagon jargon) just concluded on the beaches of Southern California with a huge demonstration of an amphibious assault, which involves sending troops ashore from warships at sea — a highly complex …

Military

A Hell of a Performance by Paul Manafort

The man who once made strongmen and oligarchs look good is now tasked with rehabilitating his own image before a jury.<p>Paul Manafort lumbered into the courtroom, his movements as stiff as you would expect of a man who now sleeps on a concrete bed. Over the years, Manafort constantly explored novel …

Paul Manafort

Waymo's Self-Driving Cars Are Near: Meet the Teen Who Rides One Every Day

For the past year, Kyla Jackson has been one of the only teenagers in the world who gets a ride to high school from a robot.<p>When she’s ready to start …

Waymo

The market is dealing with something it’s never seen before and that has Jamie Dimon worried

J. P. Morgan chief executive officer and chairman Jamie Dimon is bullish on the U.S. economy, which is in the latter stages of one of the longest …

U.S. Economy

Russia dumped 84% of its American debt. What that means

Russia has rapidly sold off the vast majority of its stash of American debt.<p>Between March and May, Russia's holdings of US Treasury bonds plummeted by $81 billion, representing 84% of its total US debt holdings.<p>The sudden debt dump may have contributed to a short-term spike in Treasury rates that …

Central Banks

News Flash: The Marijuana Stock Bubble May Already Be Bursting

The North American Marijuana Index has plunged more than 45% in six months.<p>Following years of lobbying and months of debate, the big day for Canada …

Cannabis

The $500 Billion Market the World Never Thought It Would See

China used to rail against the outsize role of the U.S. dollar. But in a major turnaround, the world’s second-biggest economy has started embracing …

China

Pregnant goat dies after being allegedly gangraped by 8 men in Haryana

Police have booked eight men in a village in Haryana’s Mewat district for raping a goat Wednesday night. The seven-year-old goat was pregnant and …

Crime

The Best Anti-Aging Workout You Can Do

Cardio and lifting both keep you young, but it was one type of workout that scientists found to be the best anti-ager of all.<p>Workouts make you …

Exercise

This Is the Secret to Getting What You Want (Most People Do the Opposite)

Getting what you want isn't rooted in complexity. Instead, it's rooted in a fundamental understanding of these 2 keys.<p>There are high performers who seemingly grace through life achieving a varied assortment of feats. On the opposite end of the spectrum, there are people who seemingly can't achieve …

Management

When Singapore Schooled China in Making Money

Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, dapper in a gray suit and flanked by his wife and government officials, stood expectantly on the runway of …

China

Porn Game Developers Are Making Big Money Thanks to Crowd-Funding

Akabur, one of the true frontiersman of porn games, is finally cashing in. His two most popular erotic games, <i>Princess Trainer</i> and <i>Witch Trainer</i>, …

Patreon