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Hong Kong defends letting J.P. Morgan CEO skip mandatory quarantine because it’s a ‘huge bank’

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon

Hong Kong reportedly allowed J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon to bypass strict quarantine protocol for arriving travelers because of the size of their bank and its importance to Hong Kong’s economy.

Special treatment: Dimon spent 32 hours in Hong Kong, where he held meetings with the J.P. Morgan regional chief and thanked the staff for their hard work amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to CNN.

Chinese Man Pays $4.57 Million to Have Lunch with Billionaire Warren Buffett

warren buffett

A Chinese cryptocurrency entrepreneur is set to have lunch with Warren Buffett after making the winning $4.57 million bid at a annual charity auction.

Businessman Justin Sun, the 28-year-old founder of the cryptocurrency firm Tronix and CEO of peer-to-peer file sharing protocol BitTorrent, made his record-setting final bid of $4,567,888 at the 20th annual charity auction for a “Power Lunch with Warren Buffett.”

Bitcoin is Now Officially Legal in South Korea as a Payment Method

China has been making strides in the Bitcoin industry, and now South Korea is following suit as the country officially legalized international transfers and will soon have regulations regarding digital currency.

Earlier in July, Democratic Party of Korea Representative Park Yong-jin submitted three revisions of the Electronic Financial Transactions Act for Bitcoin users and businesses to further increase the growth of the market in South Korea.

Meet the Budget Guru Who Bought Two Homes By the Age of 27

How would you like to own two homes by the age of 27? How about making $100,000 a year and having enough capital to invest in your own business?

For most of us, if we’re being honest here, that kind of talk isn’t anything more than a pipe dream; we wouldn’t even know where to start pursuing such a fantasy. Fortunately, however, there’s someone who does know because he’s done it himself.