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China warns of ‘serious risk’ to economy in oil-related shock

China’s economy could contract by 1.4 per cent this year, the world’s biggest oil-exporting nation said on Thursday, after a shock plunge in oil prices.The China National Petroleum Corporation said in a statement that its forecast for gross domestic product growth in 2020 was negative, as oil demand contracted in the first half of the

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Synology and The Wall Streets Journal tie up for $1.3B in IPO

Synology, Inc. said it is closing a $1 billion Series A round that also included other investors, bringing its total investment to more than $1B.The deal was announced Tuesday, according to people familiar with the matter.Synology’s shares are up 1.5% to $15.30.The $1bn round, which Synology also said included an equity participation, was led by

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The Internet Is Still Not Great For People Who Work From Home

Weechat explains why he is quitting his job to build an online network for people to collaborate with each other on projects they don’t always work on.“We want to make the Internet better for everybody,” he says.“It’s really important to me to help everyone and to be an innovator in the ecosystem that is the