Regulation

Russia starts blocking Telegram messenger

Russia starts blocking Telegram messenger

Published 16/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s state telecommunications regulator said on Monday it had begun blocking access to Telegram messenger after the company refused to comply with [more…]

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Published 16/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Commerce is banning American companies from selling components to Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years [more…]

Commerce Department bars U.S. companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Commerce Department bars U.S. companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Published 16/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has banned American companies from selling telecommunications equipment to China’s ZTE Corp after the Chinese company illegally shipped telecom [more…]

Qualcomm to refile China antitrust application for $44 billion NXP…

Qualcomm to refile China antitrust application for $44 billion NXP…

Published 16/04/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm (QCOM.O) will refile as early as Monday an application with the Chinese government to clear its $44 billion takeover [more…]

Singapore proposes allowing some Airbnb type rentals but with cap

Singapore proposes allowing some Airbnb type rentals but with cap

Published 16/04/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore proposed on Monday allowing private home owners to let out their property for short-term rentals but with an annual cap of [more…]

Guggenheim says it is cooperating with SEC investigation

Guggenheim says it is cooperating with SEC investigation

Published 16/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Guggenheim Partners on Sunday said it was “cooperating fully” with an investigation of its asset management subsidiary that is being conducted [more…]

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

U.S. recalls more than 200 million eggs over salmonella fears

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Nearly 207 million eggs from a farm in North Carolina are being recalled from nine U.S. states after 22 people fell ill, the [more…]

U.S. marijuana friends and foes cautious at signs of softer Trump

U.S. marijuana friends and foes cautious at signs of softer Trump

Published 14/04/2018

(Reuters) - Both advocates and opponents of legalized marijuana reacted with caution on Saturday to signs from the White House that growers in U.S. states [more…]

Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

Published 14/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will lift his administration’s plans for a possible crackdown on states that have legalized marijuana after talks with a [more…]

Trade war or not, China is closing the gap on U.S. in technology IP…

Trade war or not, China is closing the gap on U.S. in technology IP…

Published 13/04/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s rising investment in research and expansion of its higher education system mean that it is fast closing the gap with [more…]