Samsung Galaxy S23, S23+, and S23 Ultra prices, specifications, and release date

Samsung announced its Galaxy S23 smartphone lineup on Wednesday. Samsung Samsung On Wednesday, it launched its latest lineup of flagship Galaxy smartphones, touting a better camera and improved gaming features as the South Korean tech giant tries to entice people to upgrade amid weak macroeconomic conditions and slumping consumer demand. The Galaxy S23 smartphone lineup … Read more

The Covid wave in China increases consumer interest in health insurance

Chuiyangliu Hospital, pictured in January 2023 in Beijing, has in the past few years finished renovations that have allowed daily patents to increase sixfold to 5,000 per day, according to official estimates. Yin Hun Chau | CNBC BEIJING — Health, sports and wellness top the shopping list for anyone in their late 20s or older … Read more

This options strategy can help you outperform the market

font size CH Robinson Worldwide, a freight forwarding and logistics company, has been added to the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, Dream time Most people are rational in their non-financial lives. They don’t believe in madness or expect to throw football like Tom Brady, write poetry like T.S. Eliot, or sing like Nina Simoneor cook … Read more

Australia PMI, Japan Jibun Flash PMI, Lunar New Year holiday

Passenger volume at Auckland Airport in New Zealand was 74% of pre-pandemic levels in November New Zealand’s Auckland Airport saw total passenger volume for November reach 74% of levels seen in the fiscal year to June 2019, or the last full year unaffected by the pandemic, according to the airport’s report. Monthly traffic update. The … Read more

The market still looks frothy. Here is one way to hedge your bets.

font size The VIX was recently around 20, down about 42% since late September, when recession fears rose. Michael M Santiago/Getty Images The only thing investors have to fear is the absence of fear itself. The stock market has surprisingly advanced in 2023, and many stocks have behaved better, as investors discount the prospect of … Read more

Collapse of Stable Currencies May Spread to US Bond Market: Academic

The $1.4 trillion cryptocurrency market crash in 2022 did not affect traditional assets such as stocks or the real economy. But an academic warned that the failure of a major stablecoin could have an impact on the US bond market, pointing to a potential new area that investors need to watch as contagion continues to … Read more

Asia Pacific Markets, Federal Reserve, Wall Street, Apple, Tesla, Japan PMI

China’s technology, healthcare and real estate lead gains in Hong Kong Hong Kong-listed Chinese technology and healthcare shares led the gains in the Hang Seng Index, along with real estate shares in Wednesday’s trading session. Country Garden Services And the Longfor group Both saw the biggest gains, both up about 10% in Wednesday afternoon trading. … Read more

Trade mixed in Asia Pacific markets as the region kicks off in 2023

India’s cement stocks have performed well in government infrastructure spending, says IIFL Securities Sanjiv Bhasin, director at investment management firm IIFL Securities, said domestic cement stocks in India are set to rise as government spending on infrastructure increases. Government spending on both commercial and real estate, and [developments on] Infrastructure will see cement companies perform … Read more

Companies can “hire” a virtual person for $14,000 a year in China

Virtual singer Luo Tianyi performing with world famous pianist Lang Lang in 2019 at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. Luo Tianyi was launched in 2012, has nearly 3 million fans, and even performed at the opening ceremony of the Beijing Winter Olympics this year. China Optical Group | Getty Images BEIJING — From customer service … Read more