Indonesia plans to impose fixed
fees on some e-wallet transactions, five people familiar with
the matter said, in a move that could choke a key revenue stream
and raise costs for payment startups backed by the likes of
Alibaba's Ant Financial.
Lev Parnas, an indicted
associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy
Giuliani, has asked a court for permission to turn over the
contents of Parnas' phone and other documents to a House of
Representatives panel for use in the Trump impeachment inquiry,
his lawyer said on Monday.
Factory activity in China
expanded for a second straight month in December, as production
quickened and export orders rose, offering some support for the
manufacturing sector amid signs of progress in trade talks with
the United States.