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Image Race to Moon and Mars peaks public, private sectors (Image: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

Race to Moon and Mars peaks public, private sectors

Last week Japanese aerospace startup ispace set a record for fundraising by a commercial space exploration company raising $90.2 million in its latest (Series A) round of fundraising. This exceeded SpaceX’s highest raise of $12.1 million. Ispace, competing in the Google Lunar XPRIZE, is seeking… Keep Reading

Image The push to counter China's 'sharp power' influence grows (Image: Lima Charlie News)

The push to counter China’s ‘sharp power’ influence grows

On Wednesday, Beijing summoned Australia’s Ambassador, Jan Adams, to lodge a complaint over Australia’s allegations that China has been interfering in its politics, a signal that China won’t back down in an ongoing diplomatic confrontation between the two nations. Last week, Australia’s government introduced laws designed… Keep Reading

Image A defiant Qatar signs deals with France and UK amid blockade (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

A defiant Qatar signs deals with France and UK amid blockade

Amid a diplomatic crisis with its Arab neighbors, Qatar announced multiple commercial deals with France and Britain last week, worth approximately $14 billion and $8 billion, respectively. Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani signed the first round of contracts with French President Emmanuel Macron… Keep Reading

Image Efforts to economically link China and Pakistan hit a road block

Efforts to economically link China and Pakistan hit a road block

Lima Charlie Business | Asia On Friday, Chinese expatriates in Pakistan received a warning from their home country: “It is understood that terrorists plan in the near term to launch a series of attacks against Chinese organizations and personnel in Pakistan,” the Chinese embassy said… Keep Reading

Image Turkey inflation rate hits 14 year record high (Kayhan Özer - Anadolu Ajansı)

Turkey inflation rate hits 14 year record high

Lima Charlie Business | Turkey / Eurasia Ankara – Turkey’s statistical office (Turkstat), reports that inflation in the country soared to its highest level since February 2004, landing at a rate of 12.98% in November. A strong domestic demand for goods, plus a weakened supply,… Keep Reading

Image Indonesia faces ban against Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency

Indonesia faces ban against Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency

Lima Charlie Business | Southeast Asia Jakarta – On Thursday, Indonesia’s central bank publicly issued a policy regulating cryptocurrencies to protect the country’s economy. The policy prohibits financial technology (fintech) companies from using cryptocurrencies “in payment system [and] activities.” The regulation was signed Nov. 29, and… Keep Reading

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