Evergrande has reportedly paid off $83.5 million worth of interest in dollar bonds ahead of deadline to avoid default

Evergrande Center in Shanghai, China. Feature China/Barcroft Media via Getty Images) China Evergrande has transferred funds to pay $83.5 million in bond interest payments ahead of a weekend deadline. It had already missed the payment on Sept. 23, but had a 30-day grace period before it’s considered a default. News of the payment sent Evergrande’s…

Biden pushes back against Joe Manchin, saying he doesn’t think people need to work to get the expanded child tax credit

Biden pushed back against Manchin’s efforts to restrict eligibility for the child tax credit on Thursday. The president responded “no” when asked if he backed work requirements. Biden pitched a one-year extension of the CTC, which was slammed by Democrats for being too short. Loading Something is loading. President Joe Biden said at a CNN…

43 members of Congress have violated a law designed to stop insider trading and prevent conflicts-of-interest

US Markets Loading… H M S Marianne Ayala/Insider Insider and other media have identified numerous US lawmakers not complying with the federal STOCK Act. Their excuses range from oversights, to clerical errors, to inattentive accountants. Ethics watchdogs — and even some in Congress — want to ban lawmakers from trading individual stocks. See more stories…

10 Must-Have Traits for All Successful Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Entrepreneurs have a vision, focus and determination that will take them anywhere they want to go. They also have strong leadership skills and know-how to motivate others around them.Every great entrepreneur shares ten critical attributes, which I’ve witnessed during my time helping thousands of business leaders succeed.…

It’s not just Facebook

“Metaverse” has become a buzzword with Facebook reportedly planning a name change to reflect its focus on the concept. Chinese tech giants are also eyeing the metaverse. Tencent, ByteDance, and Alibaba are reportedly taking steps to enter the space. Loading Something is loading. Social media giant Facebook has thrust the metaverse into the limelight, reportedly…