Regulation

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google on Tuesday revamped how it distributes its mobile apps in the European Union, introducing a licensing fee [more…]

Trump turns attention to budget cutting after slashing taxes

Trump turns attention to budget cutting after slashing taxes

Published 17/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, faced with a budget deficit at a six-year high, on Wednesday told his Cabinet to come up with [more…]

Modified cotton could be human food source after U.S. green light

Modified cotton could be human food source after U.S. green light

Published 17/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators have cleared the way for farmers to grow a cotton plant genetically modified to make the cottonseed edible for people, [more…]

Insurers call for delay in prising open ‘black box’ accounts

Insurers call for delay in prising open ‘black box’ accounts

Published 17/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Insurers from across the world have called for amendments and a two-year delay to a change in accounting rules aimed at increasing [more…]

Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange

Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange

Published 08/10/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A meeting of top U.S. and Chinese diplomats got off to a frosty start on Monday, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike [more…]

UBS goes on trial in France over alleged tax fraud

UBS goes on trial in France over alleged tax fraud

Published 08/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Swiss bank UBS Group AG (UBSG.S), its French unit and six top executives go on trial on Monday after a long-running investigation [more…]

Apple tells Congress it found no signs of hacking attack

Apple tells Congress it found no signs of hacking attack

Published 07/10/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) top security officer told Congress on Sunday that it had found no sign of suspicious transmissions or other [more…]

Trump to announce pro-ethanol measure on Tuesday ahead of Iowa…

Trump to announce pro-ethanol measure on Tuesday ahead of Iowa…

Published 07/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to announce the lifting of a federal ban on summer sales of higher-ethanol blends of [more…]

DHS says no reason to doubt firms’ China hack denials

DHS says no reason to doubt firms’ China hack denials

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said on Saturday it currently had no reason to doubt statements from companies that have denied [more…]

USITC to investigate Resmed for alleged patent infringement

USITC to investigate Resmed for alleged patent infringement

Published 06/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) said on Friday it would investigate California-based Resmed Inc for a patent infringement complaint related to [more…]