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Analysts expect Tankan to show worsened mood

Analysts expect Tankan to show worsened mood

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 10: Nearly all surveyed economists are predicting that a closely watched poll on business sentiment in Japan...

Japan-US trade deal set to take effect Jan. 1

Japan-US trade deal set to take effect Jan....

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 10: A new trade deal between Japan and the US is expected to take effect on January...

Morgan Stanley is cutting about 1,500 jobs

Morgan Stanley is cutting about 1,500 jobs

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: Morgan Stanley is cutting approximately 1,500 jobs because of concerns about economic uncertainty around the...

NASA says moon rocket could cost as much as $1.6 billion per launch

NASA says moon rocket could cost as much...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: After nearly a decade of funneling money into a project to build a gargantuan rocket...

Apple is the best Dow stock this year. Will there be an encore in 2020?

Apple is the best Dow stock this year....

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: Apple CEO Tim Cook shocked investors on January 2 by warning of slowing iPhone sales...

Luggage startup Away's CEO is stepping down

Luggage startup Away's CEO is stepping down

San Francisco (California) Dec 10: Luggage startup Away confirmed Monday that co-founder Steph Korey would be stepping down from her...

SoftBank gives up on dog-walking startup Wag after investing $300 million

SoftBank gives up on dog-walking startup Wag after...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 10: SoftBank raised eyebrows nearly two years ago when it pumped a staggering $300 million into...

Google under investigation for recent firing of four employees

Google under investigation for recent firing of four...

San Francisco (California) Dec 10: Google is under investigation by the US government over its labor practices and the firing...

Citibank Pakistan gives ringing endorsement to govt's economic policies

Citibank Pakistan gives ringing endorsement to govt's economic...

Karachi (Pakistan) Dec 10: In an all-encompassing conversation at a media round-table on Monday, the senior management at Citibank Pakistan...

World Trade Organization in trouble: What you need to know

World Trade Organization in trouble: What you need...

Berlin (Germany) Dec 10: The World Trade Organization is facing the biggest crisis in its 25-year history. The US has...

Ericsson to pay $1B to resolve corruption investigation

Ericsson to pay $1B to resolve corruption investigation

Washington DC (USA) Dec 09: Swedish telecommunications company Ericsson will fork over more than $1 billion to resolve investigations by...

Disney's Epcot Center gets makeover in 'largest transformation of any Disney park ever'

Disney's Epcot Center gets makeover in 'largest transformation...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 09: Disney World's Epcot Center is getting a massive makeover, with new rides and restaurants and...

Apple may be ditching the lightning charging cable for some iPhones by 2021, analyst says

Apple may be ditching the lightning charging cable...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 09: After more than seven years, it could soon be time to bid farewell to Apple's...

S. Korean economy remains sluggish on slowing exports: KDI

S. Korean economy remains sluggish on slowing exports:...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 8: The South Korean economy shows a continued sluggishness due to slowing exports and weak investment,...

Foreign retailers put best foot forward in evolving China market

Foreign retailers put best foot forward in evolving...

Beijing (China) Dec 8: Foreign retailers are expanding their presence and navigating their strategies in China as the country aims...

Rupee climbs to five-month high vs dollar

Rupee climbs to five-month high vs dollar

Karachi (Pakistan) Dec 8: The rupee in open market rose to its five-month high as demand for the greenback fell...

Taylor Swift releases Christmas song and video 'made from home videos'

Taylor Swift releases Christmas song and video 'made...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Taylor Swift jumped into the middle the holiday season, dropping a Christmas song overnight.

S. Korea slips to become Japan's No. 4 export destination amid trade row: data

S. Korea slips to become Japan's No. 4...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: South Korea went down one notch to rank as the fourth-largest trading partner of Japan...

LG Chem, GM to set up EV battery JV in U.S.

LG Chem, GM to set up EV battery...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's leading chemical company, said Friday it will establish a 50:50...

Seasonal coffee drinks 'loaded with sugar,' survey finds

Seasonal coffee drinks 'loaded with sugar,' survey finds

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: There might be more sugar in your coffee than you realize.

Police: Patron angered by ketchup pulls gun at McDonald's

Police: Patron angered by ketchup pulls gun at...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Authorities in Tennessee say an irate woman pointed a gun at fast food workers...

SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space Station

SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: SpaceChain launched hardware Thursday that will support blockchain wallet applications as it builds its low-Earth-orbit...

Nonprofits worried about sale of .org domain registry to private equity firm

Nonprofits worried about sale of .org domain registry...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: What's in a domain name? As Shakespeare might say, that which we call an ".org"...

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Officials in the Texas coastal city of Port Neches lifted a voluntary evacuation order Thursday...

Elizabeth Warren wants to make it harder for big banks to get bigger

Elizabeth Warren wants to make it harder for...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: If big banks held marriage ceremonies to celebrate their mergers, Elizabeth Warren would be the...

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 reports of sexual assault

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 reports of...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received...

Saudi Aramco raises $25.6 billion in the world's biggest IPO

Saudi Aramco raises $25.6 billion in the world's...

London (UK) Dec 06: Saudi Arabia has just pulled off the biggest initial public offering in history, raising $25.6 billion...