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Annabelle Azade

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Annabelle Azadé, a French 29-year-old journalist. From Bangkok to Tel Aviv, New York to London, she has used her language, writing and technical skills to work as a writer, an on-air political reporter, social media director, copywriter and translator, her articles were featured on The Guardian, BuzzFeed, the Associated Press and Monocle.

Chinese companies had record amount of corporate bond defaults in 2019

China's economy hit new records in 2019, while companies are asking for more bonds, despite high risks of default. In the meantime, the trade war with the United States makes the situation particularly challenging.
Uber drivers strike over pay and conditions

A few days after its IPO, Uber drivers have expressed their disappointment when it comes to their status as National Labor Relations Board stated on Tuesday, May 14th that they could not been considered as employees.
Iran threatened to keep enriched uranium stocks in the country rather than sell them abroad

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has announced he would keep enriched uranium stocks in the country, deeply worrying the international community.
Apple earnings

Last week, Apple shared its results for 2019 Q2. The Californian manufacturer has managed to make a strong come-back in China, as well as selling more services such as accessories and apps.
Facebook's privacy-focused plan

The yearly keynote F8 happened this week and Mark Zuckerberg tried to reinforce Facebook's wish to foster trust and privacy for all its users. However, it did not seem to convince the audience.
Facebook estimates up to $5 billion loss in FTC privacy inquiry

2019 seems to get only worse for Facebook. Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook has to lead an investigation requested by the Federak Trade Commission which could cost the company more than $5 billion.
Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin meet face to face at Russia summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet in Vladivostok, Russia on April 25th. To many, this was a historical milestone for both countries, while North Korea is one of the last dictatures in the world and strongly opposed to the United States policy.
Trump again attacks Fed

U.S President Donald Trump has shared his opinion about Fed's policy in a new tweet storm, last week. European Central Bank firmly condemned the mingling of the politics within the Federal Reserve's actions, as the latter should be unbiased.
Merger Talks of Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank

While American's Deutsche Bank investment bank's results are worrying investors, the German institution might have to merge with Commerzbank to stay afloat.
Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, may be extradited to the US

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange was arrested last week. With new accusations in the Mueller report, the United States have asked to extradite the Australian hacker, currently in prison in the United Kingdom.