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China says it has never heard of any country having security…

China says it has never heard of any country having security…

Published 10/12/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s foreign ministry on Monday said it had never heard of any country having a security problem with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [more…]

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Published 03/12/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will urge a visiting group of top Silicon Valley venture capitalists this week to invest in the nation’s [more…]

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Grab invests $100 million in Indian hotel startup OYO: source

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab has invested $100 million in Indian hotel-reservations startup OYO, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on [more…]

Cisco beats as network gear demand rises, new bets pay off

Cisco beats as network gear demand rises, new bets pay off

Published 15/11/2018

(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc beat analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenue and profit on Wednesday, as the network gear maker benefited from demand for its [more…]

Amazon India says comic embroiled in #Metoo no longer involved in…

Amazon India says comic embroiled in #Metoo no longer involved in…

Published 14/11/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - An Indian comic embroiled in allegations of sexual misconduct will no longer be the showrunner for an original series on Amazon.com Inc’s [more…]

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Published 14/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company [more…]

Amazon in late-stage talks with U.S. cities for second…

Amazon in late-stage talks with U.S. cities for second…

Published 04/11/2018

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is in late-stage talks with Dallas, New York, the Crystal City area of northern Virginia and a few other candidates [more…]

Data leak affects thousands of wealthy Moscow residents

Data leak affects thousands of wealthy Moscow residents

Published 03/11/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Thousands of wealthy Moscow residents who subscribed to a regional internet provider have had personal data including names, home addresses and mobile [more…]

Geoffrey Rush would ‘look at me and lick his lips’: actor

Geoffrey Rush would ‘look at me and lick his lips’: actor

Published 30/10/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush touched his co-star on the breast and humiliated her with sexual innuendo during a production of “King Lear”, the [more…]

China’s finance ministry calls out Xiaomi over accounting errors

China’s finance ministry calls out Xiaomi over accounting errors

Published 30/10/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities on Tuesday said smartphone maker Xioami Corp made errors in its accounting, sending the company’s Hong Kong-listed shares down amid [more…]