Tag: Cancel

Kioxia to Cancel IPO Plan on U.S.-China Tension: Nikkei Business

(Bloomberg) — Kioxia Holdings Corp., the memory chipmaker spun out of Toshiba Corp. in 2018, will cancel its current initial public offering plan to list its shares on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the Nikkei Business magazine reported.



a circuit board: A Toshiba Corp. logo is seen on a controller chip in an arranged photograph in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Under pressure from its banks,Toshiba is racing to resolve several final disagreements withWestern Digital Corp.before it can complete a deal to sell its chips business to the U.S. company and other investorsby the end of August, according to people familiar with the matter.


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A Toshiba Corp. logo is seen on a controller chip in an arranged photograph in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Under pressure from its banks,Toshiba is racing to resolve several final disagreements withWestern Digital Corp.before it can complete a deal to sell its chips business to the U.S. company and other investorsby the end of August, according to people familiar with the matter.

The chipmaker decided not to go ahead as of now because a deepening of political tensions between the U.S. and China is expected to sharply weigh on its profitability, the report said, without saying where it got the information.

A Kioxia spokesperson couldn’t immediately comment on

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Chinese professor ‘stunned’ by Australian decision to cancel his visa



a sign in front of a building: Photograph: Roman Pilipey/EPA


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A Chinese professor who was stripped of his Australian visa says he was stunned to learn of the cancellation and initially thought the emailed notice from the Department of Home Affairs was spam.

Prof Chen Hong, who has been director of the Australian studies centre at East China Normal University in Shanghai since 2001 and is a frequent visitor to Australia, told the Guardian he “absolutely refused” to accept intelligence agency Asio’s assessment that he posed a direct or indirect risk to security.

“The cancellation of my Australia visa is incredulously stunning and very disappointing to me,” said Chen, who interpreted for Bob Hawke during the former prime minister’s visit to China in 1994.

“In fact, at first I thought the email was a spam fraud letter. Only recently I read it closely and confirmed that it is real.”

Related: China accuses

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New Master Cancel Program Brings Peace of Mind to the Vacation Rental Industry

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C., Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — RentalGuardian, a leading provider of digitally automated travel and property protection products and services, has released a revolutionary program called Master CancelTM, designed to allow property managers to offer the most flexible cancellation terms and conditions to their guests.

Master CancelTM reimburses property managers for rental cancellations that occur from 60 days up to 2 days prior to check-in, regardless of any travel insurance purchased by the renter. Protected revenue includes the entire rental booking, not just the initial deposits. The program’s flexibility yields boundless benefits for property managers and owners beyond revenue protection, including increased bookings, favorable online travel agent (OTA) search visibility, and driving new inventory to property managers who deploy the program.

“The COVID-19 pandemic has further highlighted the need for this kind of protection for the vacation rental industry which has been so hard-hit

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