Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

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What we know: Novak Djokovic and Australian Open timeline

Here is a timeline of events so far. Djokovic is granted an Australian temporary entry visa to compete in the Australian Open, a tournament the 34-year-old has won nine times. Djokovic applied for the...

Papa Johns plans to open over 1,350 stores in China

The pizza chain plans to open over 1,350 stores in South China by 2040 in partnership with the Asian private equity firm FountainVest Partners, it said on Friday. The deal will increase Papa Johns...

China’s longest underwater highway tunnel is now open

(CNN) — After nearly four years of construction, China’s longest underwater highway tunnel is now open to vehicle traffic. At a length of 10.79 kilometers (6.65 miles), the Taihu tunnel stretches under Lake Taihu...

James Bond could be non-binary in future: ‘It’s open’

James Bond could be non-binary in the future, a producer has revealed. Barbara Broccoli confirmed the next 007 won’t be a woman, but the character could identify as non-binary during Friday’s episode of the...

European stocks set to fall sharply at the open amid omicron fears

LONDON — European stocks are expected to open sharply lower on Tuesday, with futures reversing themselves on new fears around the omicron Covid variant and vaccines. The U.K.’s FTSE index is seen opening 83...

Stripe open to accepting crypto for payments again

John Collison, President and co-founder of Stripe, attends the 2018 Viva Tech conference in Paris. Christophe Morin | IP3 | Getty Images Stripe isn’t ruling out accepting cryptocurrency as a method of payment in...

Australian Open: Tennis Australia CEO says players must be vaccinated to play in grand slam

“It’s been made very clear when the Premier announced several weeks ago that in order to participate at the Australian Open, to come into Victoria, you’ll need to be fully vaccinated,” Tiley told Australian...

Here’s why identity software firm Okta plans to open a retail location in New York City

Technology firm Okta recently signed lease for retail space in New York City, a move that may seem unusual for a company that makes identity management software. However, in an interview Wednesday with CNBC’s...

Roger Federer unlikely to play Australian Open, says coach

The 20-times grand slam champion has been inactive since losing in the Wimbledon quarter-finals in July and undergoing another round of knee surgery. Asked whether Federer would be back in action for the first...

BMW denies reported interest in buying McLaren; Audi says open to opportunities

BERLIN — BMW denied a report that it was interested in buying McLaren Automotive, while Volkswagen Group’s Audi said it was open to cooperation opportunities, without commenting specifically on the British sports-car maker. BMW...