Business and Tech

Asian markets mixed after US retail data boosts Wall Street

AFP - 2h ago

Robot hives in Israel kibbutz hope to keep bees buzzing

AFP - 2h ago

Morocco 'breathing again' as tourists back after Covid shutdown

AFP - 2h ago

Japan 1st-quarter GDP shrank as Omicron wave hit

AFP - 4h ago

Netflix trims staff to weather slowing growth

AFP - 1h ago

Musk says no Twitter deal without clarity on spam accounts

AFP - 5h ago

Casino mogul Wynn sued for acting as agent for China

AFP - 5h ago

Global stocks rally eyeing China reopening

May 17 2022

Flight data shows China Eastern jet deliberately crashed: report

May 17 2022

Retail data shows US consumer resilience as costs hit Walmart

May 17 2022

UK unveils radical rewrite of EU pact for N. Ireland

May 17 2022

United Airlines says regulators approved return of Boeing 777s

May 17 2022

Markets rally eyeing China reopening

May 17 2022

Allianz to pay $6bn to settle US securities fraud cases

May 17 2022

Stocks rally as Shanghai reopening cheers markets

May 17 2022

UK unveils radical overhaul of EU trade deal in N. Ireland

May 17 2022

Walmart profits hit by costs as some consumers shift behavior

May 17 2022

Walmart reports 25% drop in profits, citing higher costs

May 17 2022

Vodafone calls up surging annual profit

May 17 2022

Stocks rally on Shanghai reopening hopes

May 17 2022

Indian insurance giant slumps after country's biggest-ever IPO

May 17 2022

Togo reopens its borders after two years

May 17 2022

Asian stocks rally on hopes of Shanghai gradually reopening

May 17 2022

UK unemployment dips but wages hit by inflation

May 17 2022

Ukraine's key IT sector booming despite Russian invasion

May 17 2022

US urges India to reverse ban on wheat exports

May 17 2022

UK to unveil unilateral plans for post-Brexit trade in N.Ireland

May 17 2022

Wheat-laden trucks, ships stranded at Indian port

May 17 2022

Thailand's economy rebounds after Covid battering

May 17 2022

China's zero-Covid policy to hit Asia aviation recovery: IATA

May 17 2022

India's biggest-ever IPO falls 7% on market debut

May 17 2022

Asian stocks up after Wall Street dip on China's Covid-bruised data

May 17 2022

White House hits back after Bezos knocks Biden on economy

May 17 2022

US accuses Venezuela doctor of selling ransomware to cybercriminals

May 17 2022

Major US baby formula producer agrees with regulators on restarting production

May 17 2022

McDonald's to exit Russia, sell business in country

May 17 2022

Twitter defends anti-bot efforts, Musk replies with poo emoji

May 17 2022

US carrier JetBlue launches hostile takeover of Spirit Airlines

May 16 2022

Biden announces new plan to ease housing shortage, lower costs

May 16 2022

Global stocks mostly fall on recession worries

May 16 2022

Uber bolsters platform for post-pandemic life

May 16 2022

Wheat prices hit record high after Indian export ban

May 16 2022

Ukraine 'unhappy' as Hungary stalls EU Russian oil ban

May 16 2022

US, EU team up on chip making and Russia disinformation

May 16 2022

Renault hands Russian assets to Moscow, McDonald's says will exit Russia

May 16 2022

Stocks dip on recession worries

May 16 2022

Sri Lanka's new PM wins support for 'economic war cabinet'

May 16 2022

EU counterparts push Hungary on Russia oil ban

May 16 2022

Indian PM skips opening of Nepal's Chinese-built airport

May 16 2022

Renault hands Russian assets to Moscow in nationalisation first

May 16 2022

Stocks dip in muted trade at start of week

May 16 2022

US, EU to ramp up chip making and raise pressure on Russia

May 16 2022

Saudi expects 13 million bpd oil capacity by 2027: minister

May 16 2022

Stocks steadier after volatile week

May 16 2022

Ryanair slashes annual loss as lockdowns lifted

May 16 2022

EU struggles to clear path to Russian oil ban

May 16 2022

Dirty liberal pipe-dream: 3 myths about electric cars

May 16 2022

China's retail sales slump as lockdowns cause chaos

May 16 2022

Afghan money exchangers reopen after strike: brokers

May 16 2022

Asian stocks retreat on fears of recession from Covid damage

May 16 2022

Adani in $10.5bn deal for Holcim India cement business

May 16 2022

Renault hands Russian assets to Moscow

May 16 2022

US, EU to boost coordination on semiconductor supply, Russia

May 16 2022

China's retail sales lowest in two years from Covid damage

May 16 2022

Facebook changing with times a decade after stock debut

May 16 2022

Facebook: from Harvard dorm to global phenomenon

May 16 2022

Afghan money exchangers on strike after licence fee hike

May 16 2022

'Doctor Strange' slips but stays atop N.America box office

May 15 2022

Saudi Aramco says Q1 profits jump 82% as oil prices surge

May 15 2022

Iraq's prized rice crop threatened by drought

May 15 2022

Tech titans curb hiring in a 'challenging macro environment'

May 15 2022

US rate hikes strain Hong Kong's virus-weakened economy

May 15 2022

Peru sues Spain's Repsol for $4.5 bn over oil spill

May 14 2022

Myanmar’s gaming stars face barriers in tough eSports journey

May 14 2022

Lack of competition fueled US baby formula shortage

May 14 2022

Musk sends mixed messages on Twitter deal, pressuring shares

May 14 2022

US stocks finish bruising week on positive note

May 13 2022

Stocks bounce after Fed boss calms nerves over rates

May 13 2022

US baby formula shortage could last for some time: official

May 13 2022

Lebanese activists launch mock 'lollar' currency

May 13 2022

The gas 'poker game' between Russia and Europe

May 13 2022

Musk says deal to buy Twitter 'temporarily on hold'

May 13 2022

Markets rebound after Fed boss calms nerves over rates

May 13 2022

Emirates airline announces 'significantly' lower $1.1 bn annual loss

May 13 2022

Ukraine finance minister eyes reconstruction as war rages

May 13 2022

Asian stocks up after Fed boss calms nerves over rates

May 13 2022

Honda yearly earnings solid despite chip crunch

May 13 2022

Toshiba in early talks with 10 potential buyout 'partners'

May 13 2022

Contemporary art to the metaverse: Takashi Murakami's poppy trip

May 13 2022

Asian stocks up as investors calm over potential Fed moves

May 13 2022

Rising student debt to worsen money woes of young Britons

May 13 2022

Biden welcomes Southeast Asian leaders with energy, maritime pledges

May 13 2022

Powell wins second term as Fed chief as inflation battle rages

May 13 2022

Twitter execs exit, hirings halt as Musk buy looms

May 13 2022

Biden welcomes Southeast Asian leaders with energy, security pledges

May 12 2022

Global stocks down, euro slumps over growth and inflation worries

May 12 2022

US Senate confirms Powell for second term as central bank chief

May 12 2022

Biden administration cancels 3 offshore oil lease sales

May 12 2022

Low French rainfall adds new cloud to global food market

May 12 2022

US Senate set to confirm Powell for second term as central bank chief

May 12 2022

Crisis-hit Sri Lanka appoints new PM to replace president's brother

May 12 2022

Russia using energy 'as weapon', says Berlin

May 12 2022

Global stocks, euro slump over US inflation alarm

May 12 2022

UK will act unless N.Ireland Brexit deal is changed: FM Truss

May 12 2022

Crisis-hit Sri Lanka set for new PM, unity government

May 12 2022

Global stocks slump on alarm over US inflation

May 12 2022

UK recession risk gathers pace as economy shrinks in March

May 12 2022