Economy

Tesla Reports a Record Quarter for Its Deliveries

Tesla reported record quarterly deliveries on Wednesday, putting the electric-car maker within reach of its goal for the year. But analysts remain skeptical that the company will show a profit for the period. The company said it delivered 97,000 new cars in the third quarter, a rise of almost 2 …

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China Plays ‘Fight the Landlord’ to Tame Hong Kong

“Fight the Landlord” is one of the most popular card games in China. The name comes from the 1950s, when the Chinese Communist Party confiscated property from landowners, often violently, in the name of the masses. As many as two million people were killed. China’s state-controlled media is playing a …

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The Week the C.E.O.s Got Smacked

One wanted to “elevate the world’s consciousness.” Another aspired to “make a bigger difference around the world.” A third, speaking of climate change, said, “We owe it to our children to find the right answers.” This soaring rhetoric did not emanate from motivational speakers or religious leaders. It was uttered …

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