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Telcos get 10 years to pay India dues, pain not over for Vodafone

Telcos get 10 years to pay India dues, pain not over for Vodafone

Published 01/09/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Heavily indebted Indian telecoms firm Vodafone Idea (VODA.NS) won some reprieve on Tuesday as the country’s top court gave mobile carriers [more…]

India’s top court gives telecom firms 10 years to pay dues to government

India’s top court gives telecom firms 10 years to pay dues to government

Published 01/09/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s top court on Tuesday gave telecom firms 10 years to pay back dues they owe to the federal government after [more…]

Facebook to block news on Australian sites after new law, riling lawmakers

Facebook to block news on Australian sites after new law, riling lawmakers

Published 01/09/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) on Tuesday said it would stop Australians sharing news content on its platforms if a proposal to make it [more…]

Explainer: Facebook, Google battle Australia over proposed revenue-share law

Explainer: Facebook, Google battle Australia over proposed revenue-share law

Published 01/09/2020

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) said it will block news sharing on its platforms in Australia if the government goes ahead with a law [more…]

Zoom forecasts sales surge as video conferencing becomes a daily routine

Zoom forecasts sales surge as video conferencing becomes a daily routine

Published 31/08/2020

(Reuters) - Zoom Video Communications Inc raised its annual revenue forecast by more than 30% after comfortably beating quarterly estimates on Monday as it converts [more…]

Facebook partners with external researchers to study its impact during U.S. election

Facebook partners with external researchers to study its impact during U.S. election

Published 31/08/2020

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc said on Monday it is partnering with external researchers to examine the impact of the social media site on society during [more…]

Netflix tools up in South East Asia as Disney+ Indonesia launch sets scene for streaming battle

Netflix tools up in South East Asia as Disney+ Indonesia launch sets scene for streaming battle

Published 17/08/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S streaming giant Netflix is ramping up its mobile-only subscription plans in Southeast Asia and expanding local content, senior executives told Reuters, [more…]

Russia fines Google for not blocking banned content – Ifax

Russia fines Google for not blocking banned content – Ifax

Published 10/08/2020

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian court on Monday fined Google 1.5 million roubles ($20,350) after finding it guilty of failing to block content banned in [more…]

Coronavirus accelerates European utilities’ digital drive

Coronavirus accelerates European utilities’ digital drive

Published 10/08/2020

MILAN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - When COVID-19 plunged Italy into lockdown, it was decision time at the Verampio power station. The control room, which runs a fleet [more…]

Exclusive: India data-curb plan ‘anathema’, U.S. tech giants plan pushback

Exclusive: India data-curb plan ‘anathema’, U.S. tech giants plan pushback

Published 09/08/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s plan to regulate “non-personal” data has jolted U.S. tech giants Amazon, Facebook and Google, and a group representing them is [more…]