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Uber hikes Hong Kong fees amid legal troubles

Uber hikes Hong Kong fees amid legal troubles

Published 21/08/2017

Uber Technologies Inc UBER.UL on Monday hiked its Hong Kong fees by up to 80 percent after a review of its business there, the embattled ridesharing company said, adding it was not having issues financing its operations in the Asian financial hub. [more…]

Shift from non-GAAP bottom lines could be good for stock prices

Shift from non-GAAP bottom lines could be good for stock prices

Published 21/08/2017

Investors worried about lofty stock-market valuations may take comfort in signs that companies in the benchmark S&P 500 index are padding their bottomlines less than they have in previous years. [more…]

NuTonomy hopes for second-quarter 2018 launch of paid Singapore self-driving car rides

NuTonomy hopes for second-quarter 2018 launch of paid Singapore self-driving car rides

Published 20/08/2017

U.S. self-driving car startup NuTonomy hopes to launch a paid, commercial ride service in Singapore as soon as the second quarter of next year, NuTonomy Chief Executive Karl Iagnemma said on Friday. [more…]

Ackman`s Pershing Square says ADP needs to streamline, modernize

Ackman`s Pershing Square says ADP needs to streamline, modernize

Published 18/08/2017

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Exclusive: SEC officials` holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

Exclusive: SEC officials` holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

Published 17/08/2017

Two lawyers appointed to senior jobs at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission have ties to major companies including financial firms Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) and Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) that could complicate efforts to regulate them, according to government documents viewed by Reuters. [more…]

Hackers release more HBO episode shows: report

Hackers release more HBO episode shows: report

Published 14/08/2017

Hackers have released more unaired episodes of popular HBO shows but the latest leak did not include anything on the hit series "Game of Thrones," the Associated Press reported on Sunday. [more…]

Uber, beset by scandal, faces battle over `destructive` lawsuit

Uber, beset by scandal, faces battle over `destructive` lawsuit

Published 12/08/2017

Ride-services company Uber is facing a divided board of directors and angry shareholders after investor Benchmark Capital filed a lawsuit against the company's ousted chief executive, Travis Kalanick, dealing another blow to the firm as it struggles to recover from a series of scandals and hire a new leader. [more…]

Third Point takes 1.6 million share stake in BlackRock, 4.5 million in Alibaba

Third Point takes 1.6 million share stake in BlackRock, 4.5 million in Alibaba

Published 11/08/2017

Dan Loeb's Third Point took a 1.6 million-share stake in BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) and reinitiated a stake in Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) of 4.5 million shares during the second quarter ended June 30, according to regulatory filings late on Friday. [more…]

India`s Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library: source

India`s Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library: source

Published 07/08/2017

Indian movie production house Eros Group is in preliminary talks with Apple and other major content distributors to sell its entire content library of films and music, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. [more…]

Google employee`s anti-diversity memo prompts company rebuke

Google employee`s anti-diversity memo prompts company rebuke

Published 07/08/2017

Google executives over the weekend rushed to denounce an engineer's memo that ascribed gender inequality in the technology industry to biological differences, a view that sparked outrage at the internet giant and inflamed tensions over sexual harassment and discrimination in Silicon Valley. [more…]