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Amazon's cloud chief says Pentagon's contract decision is 'dangerous and risky'

Amazon's cloud chief says Pentagon's contract decision is...

New York (USA) Dec 05: The head of Amazon's cloud business is getting publicly involved in the company's fight over...

Instagram will now ask new users to provide their age

Instagram will now ask new users to provide...

NewYork (USA) Dec 05: Nearly a decade after its launch, Instagram is finally taking the basic step of asking people...

Oil prices could plunge 30% if OPEC fails to act

Oil prices could plunge 30% if OPEC fails...

New York (USA) Dec 05: OPEC and its allies are once again being forced to consider dramatic action to avert...

Govt to sell unused state properties at Dubai Expo

Govt to sell unused state properties at Dubai...

Islamabad (Pakistan) Dec 5: The federal government has decided to sell its precious unutilised state properties at the Dubai Expo...

Inflation surges to nine-year high

Inflation surges to nine-year high

Islamabad (Pakistan) Dec 5: Inflation rose to 12.7 per cent year-on-year, the highest level in nine years mainly driven by...

Japanese lawmakers approve new trade pact with US

Japanese lawmakers approve new trade pact with US

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 4: Japan's Upper House lawmakers have passed legislation approving a new trade pact with the United States.

Hyundai to invest 61 tln won in core, mobility biz by 2025

Hyundai to invest 61 tln won in core,...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 4: Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's largest carmaker by sales, said Wednesday it will invest 61...

State-owned banks account for 51% NPLs

State-owned banks account for 51% NPLs

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 4: All nine state-run banks accounted for 51.27% of total non-performing loans (NPLs) of Tk1, 16,288.31 crore...

J&J reiterates Baby Powder is safe, asbesto free after tests

J&J reiterates Baby Powder is safe, asbesto free...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Johnson & Johnson reiterated its Baby Powder is safe and asbestos-free.

Chicago police blame Facebook for illegal gun, drug sales

Chicago police blame Facebook for illegal gun, drug...

Chicago (Illinois) Dec 04: Private Facebook groups have "emboldened" sellers of illegal drugs and guns to connect with potential buyers...

Mexico resists Democrats' labor push on trade pact

Mexico resists Democrats' labor push on trade pact

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Mexico's government and business leaders are voicing opposition to a key demand of U.S. Democratic...

This airline is opening a restaurant that only serves plane food

This airline is opening a restaurant that only...

New York (USA) Dec 04: Out of the many repulsive things about air travel, airline food probably ranks high. But...

Fired Google employees plan to file unfair labor practice charges

Fired Google employees plan to file unfair labor...

San Francisco (California) Dec 04: Four workers who were recently fired from Google are planning to file unfair labor practice...

Huawei is facing a backlash in China when it can least afford it

Huawei is facing a backlash in China when...

Beijing (China) Dec 04: Huawei is facing a growing backlash on social media in China after new details came to...

Tariff Man keeps coming back because trade wars aren't easy to win

Tariff Man keeps coming back because trade wars...

New York (USA) Dec 04: President Donald Trump, armed with sweeping tax cuts and a handpicked Federal Reserve chief, confidently...

Stocks log third day of losses after Trump warns China trade war could go beyond 2020 election

Stocks log third day of losses after Trump...

New York (USA) Dec 04: The Dow closed sharply in the red - marking its third day of losses -...

Jaguar's sporty F-Type gets a sleek new look

Jaguar's sporty F-Type gets a sleek new look

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Jaguar unveiled a new look for the company's sportiest model, the two-seat F-Type sports car,...

Google co-founder Larry Page stepping down as CEO of Alphabet

Google co-founder Larry Page stepping down as CEO...

New York (USA) Dec 04: More than 20 years after launching Google out of a Menlo Park garage, Larry Page...

$6.5 bil. needed for Japan's cashless program

$6.5 bil. needed for Japan's cashless program

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 3: A Japanese government program that gives rebates to shoppers making cashless payments is proving a lot...

Korean economy grows 0.4 pct in Q3

Korean economy grows 0.4 pct in Q3

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 3: The South Korean economy expanded 0.4 percent from three months earlier in the third quarter...

Trump administration considers loosening drug protections in USMCA

Trump administration considers loosening drug protections in USMCA

Washington DC (USA) Dec 03: Intellectual property protection for a new class of medications could be dropped from a North...

Netflix facing uphill battle unlike Disney in streaming wars

Netflix facing uphill battle unlike Disney in streaming...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 03: President Trump's re-election could pose a threat to some streaming giants, according to Mediatech's Porter...

Facebook tests photo transfer tool as it faces pressure from regulators

Facebook tests photo transfer tool as it faces...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 03: Facebook started testing a tool Monday giving users the ability to move their images more...

Oreo finally reveals 2019's 'mystery' flavor

Oreo finally reveals 2019's 'mystery' flavor

Washington DC (USA) Dec 03: Like all great mysteries, this one has come to an end.

Lawmakers will quiz new FAA chief over review of Boeing jet

Lawmakers will quiz new FAA chief over review...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 03: The head of the Federal Aviation Administration will face questions next week from a...

American manufacturing sector contracts fourth month in a row

American manufacturing sector contracts fourth month in a...

New York (USA) Dec 03: The American manufacturing sector keeps shrinking. The trade war is heating up again. That's not...

Facebook just killed a misleading election ad. Here's why

Facebook just killed a misleading election ad. Here's...

London (UK) Dec 03: Facebook allows politicians and political parties to lie or mislead in their paid advertisements, freeing them...