Asante Kotoko's five-match closed-doors ban reduced

Asante Kotoko’s five-match closed-doors ban reduced

The Ghana Football Association has accepted a plea from the Porcupine Warriors after they were punished for unsporting behaviour Asante Kotoko’s punishment to play five Ghana Premier League home matches behind closed doors due to hooliganism has been reduced to three games. Having already honoured one match without their fans, the Porcupine Warriors now have … Read more…

Amazon lifts FedEx ground-delivery ban for sellers

Amazon lifts FedEx ground-delivery ban for sellers

A worker handles a package at the Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore, Maryland, April 30, 2019. Clodagh Kilcoyne | Reuters Amazon is telling sellers they can begin using FedEx’s ground delivery after the company temporarily halted access to the service during the holiday shopping season. Shares of FedEx went up as much as 3% after … Read more…

Lebanon imposes travel ban on Ghosn after questioning over warrant: Judicial source

Lebanon imposes travel ban on Ghosn after questioning over warrant: Judicial source

Former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn gestures as he addresses a large crowd of journalists on his reasons for dodging trial in Japan, where he is accused of financial misconduct, at the Lebanese Press Syndicate in Beirut on January 8, 2020. AFP via Getty Images A Lebanese prosecutor imposed a travel ban on former Nissan boss … Read more…

US-China phase one deal softens trade risks, but tech dispute remains

US lawmaker seeks intelligence sharing ban with countries using Huawei

A Huawei logo is displayed at a retail store in Beijing, China on May 27, 2019. Fred Dufour | AFP | Getty Images A U.S. lawmaker has introduced a bill that would stop the United States from sharing intelligence with countries that use Huawei equipment for their 5G networks. If the bill becomes law, it … Read more…

FDA issues ban on some flavored vaping products

FDA issues ban on some flavored vaping products

The Food and Drug Administration is banning most fruit and mint-flavored nicotine vaping products in an effort to curb a surge in teen use, the agency said Thursday. Under the new rule, which takes effect in 30 days, companies that do not stop the distribution the sweeter flavors that appeal to kids risk enforcement action, … Read more…

Josh Brown sells Twitter and blasts CEO Jack Dorsey, political ad ban

Josh Brown sells Twitter and blasts CEO Jack Dorsey, political ad ban

Money manager and blogger Josh Brown said Tuesday he has sold all of his stock in Twitter, expressing a lack of confidence in CEO Jack Dorsey and the company’s decision to ban political ads. “You’ve got to separate a service you love from an investable company,” Brown, who has 1.1 million Twitter followers, said on … Read more…

The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarette pods, with exceptions for menthol and tobacco

The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarette pods, with exceptions for menthol and tobacco

An employee picks up a Juul Labs device kit for a customer at a store in San Francisco. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarette pods, with the exception of menthol and tobacco flavors, and flavored liquid nicotine products commonly sold in vape shops, a senior administration … Read more…

Crypto Tidbits: Youtube's Bitcoin Ban, Ethereum Co-Founder Sells Stash, China's Digital Currency Nears

Crypto Tidbits: Youtube’s Bitcoin Ban, Ethereum Co-Founder Sells Stash, China’s Digital Currency Nears

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. The last week of December was quiet for the Bitcoin and broader digital asset market, with BTC gaining 2.6% over the past seven days, according to Coin360.com. Altcoins have posted similar slight gains, though assets like Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, and VeChain have managed to outperform, seeing approximately 10% … Read more…

Cape Town City midfielder Makola wins appeal against six-month ban

Cape Town City midfielder Makola wins appeal against six-month ban

Goal has it confirmed that the 33-year-old will be eligible to play against Baroka on January 5 after Safa’s Appeal Board ruled in his favour Cape Town City midfielder Mpho Makola is eligible to play professional football again after winning his appeal against the six-month ban which the PSL Disciplinary Committee (PSL DC) imposed on him. The … Read more…

Tottenham ban supporter for throwing cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa

Tottenham ban supporter for throwing cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa

The club has identified the fan responsible for nearly hitting the Blues shot-stopper during Sunday’s game in north London Tottenham have issued an immediate ban to a supporter who threw a cup at Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga during Sunday’s Premier League game. Willian scored twice as Chelsea triumphed 2-0 in the London derby, though the win was … Read more…