SINGAPORE/MEXICO CITY — China National Petroleum Corp, a leading buyer of Venezuelan oil, has halted August loadings following the latest U.S. sanctions on the South American exporter, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday. The Trump administration in early August froze all Venezuelan government assetsRead More →

Skillful contract workers have proved the difference between success and failure for numerous businesses. August 19, 2019 5 min read This story originally appeared on Glassdoor Freelancers are among the most valuable workers businesses have access to — and many successful companies simply couldn’t thrive without them. Your company may notRead More →

The future may be unknowable, but it isn’t unimaginable. August 18, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Late South African economist Ludwig Lachmann once wrote, “The future is unknowable, though not unimaginable.” What he meant is, it’s beyond our ability to know what the future willRead More →

Hong Kong’s government announced tax cuts and higher social spending Thursday to reverse a deepening economic slump aggravated by anti-government protests and the U.S.-Chinese tariff war. The territory’s financial secretary, Paul Chan, cut this year’s official growth forecast to 0 to 1%, which could be the worst performance since 2009Read More →