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Finland’s Nokia signs 1 billion euro deal with China Mobile

Finland’s Nokia signs 1 billion euro deal with China Mobile

Published 10/07/2018

(Reuters) - Nokia has signed a one billion euro ($1.17 billion) deal to support China Mobile, the Finnish network gear maker said on Tuesday. Under [more…]

SoftBank tightens grip on Yahoo Japan via $2 billion deal with Altaba

SoftBank tightens grip on Yahoo Japan via $2 billion deal with Altaba

Published 10/07/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group (9984.T) is increasing its stake in Yahoo Japan (4689.T) through a $2 billion, three-way deal with U.S. firm Altaba (AABA.O) [more…]

China’s Huawei top sponsor of Australian politicians’ overseas trips

China’s Huawei top sponsor of Australian politicians’ overseas trips

Published 26/06/2018

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] is the biggest corporate sponsor of overseas travel for Australian politicians, according to [more…]

China’s Xiaomi plans $3 billion CDRs in blockbuster July IPO: sources

China’s Xiaomi plans $3 billion CDRs in blockbuster July IPO: sources

Published 04/06/2018

HONG KONG (Reuters/IFR) - Chinese smartphone and connected device maker Xiaomi plans to raise up to 30 percent of its blockbuster $10 billion IPO by [more…]

White House says Trump nominates Geoffrey Starks to FCC

White House says Trump nominates Geoffrey Starks to FCC

Published 02/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump named Geoffrey Starks as his pick to become a member of the Federal Communications Commission for the remainder of [more…]

Kenya moves to regulate fintech-fuelled lending craze

Kenya moves to regulate fintech-fuelled lending craze

Published 26/05/2018

(This May 25 story corrects first name of Capital Markets Authority CEO to Paul, not Peter, paragraph 29) By Maggie Fick and Omar Mohammed NAIROBI [more…]

FCC investigating website flaw that exposed mobile phone locations

FCC investigating website flaw that exposed mobile phone locations

Published 19/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it was referring reports that a website flaw could have allowed the location of [more…]

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

Published 16/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday rejected any plan by President Donald Trump to ease restrictions on China’s ZTE Corp (000063.SZ), calling the telecommunications [more…]

Australia probes claim Google harvests data, consumers pay

Australia probes claim Google harvests data, consumers pay

Published 15/05/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Google is under investigation in Australia following claims that it collects data from millions of Android smartphones users, who unwittingly pay their [more…]

SpaceX postpones first commercial launch of updated Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX postpones first commercial launch of updated Falcon 9 rocket

Published 10/05/2018

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A last-minute technical glitch prompted SpaceX on Thursday to postpone for at least 24 hours the first commercial flight of [more…]