Instagram Is Testing Its Hidden Likes Feature

Starting from Thursday onward, the company announced hiding likes will only be extended in the United States as a testing period last week but yesterday, users globally had experienced it. It has launched this feature as a pilot test globally, ... More..

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Vodafone Idea at risk of 'imminent bankruptcy': ICICI Sec
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Vodafone Idea at risk of 'imminent bankruptcy': ICICI Sec

This includes request to not press for the AGR liability payment and grant waivers, not levying spectrum usage charges (SUC) on non-licenced revenue, reduction of licence fee and SUC rates and use of GST cred...More..

Ford's new Mustang is an electric SUV
by | Saturday, November 16, 2019

Ford's new Mustang is an electric SUV

Ford Mustang Mach-E will make its debut on 17th November at a special event in Los Angeles. Ford has confirmed that its next all-electric auto will be called the Mustang Mach-E, referencing its iconic u...More..

Amazon to fight giant cloud deal won by rival Microsoft
by | Friday, November 15, 2019

Amazon to fight giant cloud deal won by rival Microsoft

There were four companies in the race which included IBM , Oracle, Microsoft and Amazon. Amazon's competitive bid for the "war cloud" drew criticism from President Donald Trump and its business rivals. Repor...More..

Kiwi takes flight as New Zealand's central bank surprises by standing pat
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

Kiwi takes flight as New Zealand's central bank surprises by standing pat

The decision dashed market expectations for a cut and sent the New Zealand dollar soaring, with the majority of the economists in a Reuters poll having tipped an easing in the final policy meeting for the year....More..

India's October retail inflation breaches RBI's medium-term target
by | Thursday, November 14, 2019

India's October retail inflation breaches RBI's medium-term target

The Consumer Prices Index 12-month rate, the lowest since November 2016, compared with 1.7 per cent in September, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in a statement published ahead of next month's...More..

U.S. condemns latest Hong Kong violence, urges both sides to de-escalate
by | Wednesday, November 13, 2019

U.S. condemns latest Hong Kong violence, urges both sides to de-escalate

University students and protesters react after police fire tear gas to the campus of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday. Recent weeks have been marked by escalating vandalism against shops and...More..

No agreement on China tariff rollback
by | Saturday, November 09, 2019

No agreement on China tariff rollback

Both sides agreed to reduce tariffs proportionately and at the same time in different tranches as sequential deals are struck. "The Chinese have some wishful thinking and are trying to soothe their domestic...More..

Trump, Xi may push trade deal signing to December, outside US
by | Friday, November 08, 2019

Trump, Xi may push trade deal signing to December, outside US

While still maintaining that the additional tariffs should eventually be terminated, Thursday's announcement signaled its readiness to agree to a partial cancellation of tariffs in phase one of the trade deal...More..

Saudi Aramco: the oil colossus
by | Thursday, November 07, 2019

Saudi Aramco: the oil colossus

Saudi Aramco on Sunday confirmed it planned to list on the Riyadh stock exchange , describing it as a "significant milestone" in the history of the energy giant. The Tadawul All-Shares Index fell 4.0 perce...More..

Saudi Aramco’s Nine-Month Profit Falls 18% as IPO Starts
by | Thursday, November 07, 2019

Saudi Aramco’s Nine-Month Profit Falls 18% as IPO Starts

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, on Friday agreed that the initial public offering (IPO) of state oil giant Aramco will be announced on Sunday, five sources familiar with the matter told Reu...More..

Xi Jinping to delivery headline address at China International Import Expo 2019
by | Wednesday, November 06, 2019

Xi Jinping to delivery headline address at China International Import Expo 2019

USA officials also have suggested that China could avoid the planned imposition of tariffs on $156B of mostly consumer goods due to hit at the height of the holiday season on December 15, if it strikes a deal...More..

McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook Steps Down After Relationship With Employee
by | Tuesday, November 05, 2019

McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook Steps Down After Relationship With Employee

McDonald's shares sank 2.3% in premarket at 10 am in London (5 am ET), which would wipe about $3.4 billion off the company's value. In a statement on Sunday, the fast-food restaurant chain pointed out that ...More..

Saudi Arabia announces IPO of world's most winning company
by | Monday, November 04, 2019

Saudi Arabia announces IPO of world's most winning company

The oil facilities belonging to Aramco were attacked in mid-September, which resulted in a temporary sharp decrease in the kingdom's oil output. Aramco executives will now embark on an worldwide roadshow ...More..

After Failing to Marry Renault, FCA Is Now Engaged to PSA
by | Saturday, November 02, 2019

After Failing to Marry Renault, FCA Is Now Engaged to PSA

The deal would create the fourth largest auto manufacturer globally in terms of annual sales, at 8.7m vehicles, behind Volkswagen Group, Toyota and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, as well as revenues of...More..

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate at 1.75 per cent
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate at 1.75 per cent

Inflation also is hovering around the Bank of Canada's two-per-cent target. The Fed is widely expected to cut US interest rates for the third time this year. This reflects the uncertainty associated with trad...More..

MPs vote for general election on December 12
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

MPs vote for general election on December 12

Mr Corbyn told MPs: "Labour backs a general election because we want this country to be rid of this reckless and destructive Conservative government". At the same time, the Labour party faces a threat from ...More..

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot in merger talks to create $50bn firm
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot in merger talks to create $50bn firm

Carlos Tavares, the chief executive of Peugeot's parent, PSA Group , would lead the new company as CEO whereas John Elkann, chairman of Fiat Chrysler Automobile ( FCA ), would be chairman. Reports suggest...More..

Federal Reserve cuts benchmark interest rate
by | Thursday, October 31, 2019

Federal Reserve cuts benchmark interest rate

That represents an argument for the Fed because its most smartly-appreciated inflation gauge has been caught beneath its 2% arrangement for numerous previous seven years. But consumer confidence remains high, a...More..

Pakistan climbs 28 places in World Bank's Ease of Doing Business Index
by | Friday, October 25, 2019

Pakistan climbs 28 places in World Bank's Ease of Doing Business Index

Better access to building permits: "Obtaining all permits and authorizations to build a warehouse now costs 4% of the warehouse value, down from 5.7% the previous year". It captures ease of doing business re...More..

Tesla shares rev higher after update on profits, China
by | Friday, October 25, 2019

Tesla shares rev higher after update on profits, China

After the two previous quarters , in which the U.S. electric carmaker was still in a bad way with 702 million (Q1) and 408 million dollars (Q2) respectively, it was now immensely important to turn the tide. A ...More..

SoftBank to take control of WeWork
by | Thursday, October 24, 2019

SoftBank to take control of WeWork

The news comes as WeWork employees and investors digested a $9.5-billion SoftBank rescue plan that helped the company avoid bankruptcy and included terms that will hand up to $1.7 billion to Adam Neumann , t...More..

British PM Johnson Faces 2 Crucial Brexit Votes in Parliament Tuesday
by | Wednesday, October 23, 2019

British PM Johnson Faces 2 Crucial Brexit Votes in Parliament Tuesday

A delay would give Johnson a fresh stab at an early election created to give him the parliamentary majority needed to avoid these scenarios and get his legislation through. European Commission spokeswoman Mi...More..

World’s longest non-stop flight from United States to Australia ready for take-off
by | Monday, October 21, 2019

World’s longest non-stop flight from United States to Australia ready for take-off

QF7879, a Qantas Airways aircraft flying from NY to Sydney , has just landed after a historic non-stop test flight that lasted 19 hours and 16 minutes. Chief executive Alan Joyce said the airline was alway...More..

Netflix Shares Soar After Earnings, But Will the Gains Last?
by | Monday, October 21, 2019

Netflix Shares Soar After Earnings, But Will the Gains Last?

Netflix said that it will continue to expand its non-English language original offerings because they help the company increase penetration in global markets. In attempting to explain its poor performance in Q...More..