Trudeau ‘very concerned’ over third Canadian detained in China – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption Michael Spavor (L) and Michael Kovrig have been put under “compulsory measures” Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has said he is “very concerned” about a third Canadian detained in China. The latest detention comes amid a growing dispute between both countries following the arrest of a senior Chinese telecom executive earlier…

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With today’s IPO sinking, a year of highs and lows for SoftBank – TechCrunch

If there was a word that dominated startup and tech news coverage this year, it was SoftBank. The Japanese telecom conglomerate’s Vision Fund pushed out a prodigious amount of capital this year — quite literally billions of dollars — into companies as diverse as a molecular manufacturer (Zymergen) and a robotic pizza delivery business (Zume Pizza).…

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