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China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

China calls on Canada to release Huawei executive Meng

Published 20/01/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China urged Canada on Monday to release detained Huawei Technologies executive Meng Wanzhou as soon as possible. Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang, [more…]

Telecoms group Iliad formally launches 1.4 billion euro capital increase

Telecoms group Iliad formally launches 1.4 billion euro capital increase

Published 20/01/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French telecoms and media group Iliad formally launched on Monday its previously announced plan for a 1.4 billion euros ($1.6 billion) capital [more…]

EU industry chief dismisses fears strict security rules could delay 5G

EU industry chief dismisses fears strict security rules could delay 5G

Published 19/01/2020

PARIS/MUNICH (Reuters) - European industrial policy chief Thierry Breton dismissed claims that relying on European companies to build a 5G network would delay its rollout, [more…]

In next war, soldiers will leave their smartphones at home: Peter Apps

In next war, soldiers will leave their smartphones at home: Peter Apps

Published 14/01/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - As the 1st Brigade Combat Team of the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division departed for the Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran, [more…]

Trump to halt civilian drone program over China tech concerns: FT

Trump to halt civilian drone program over China tech concerns: FT

Published 13/01/2020

(Reuters) - The U.S. government is planning to permanently halt its civilian drone program due to the devices being made at least partly in China, [more…]

Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Apple pushes recycling of iPhone with ‘Daisy’ robot

Published 11/01/2020

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Apple Inc APPL.O is trying to change the way electronics are recycled with a robot that disassembles its iPhone so that [more…]

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Published 11/01/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Thousands of small-scale traders in India are planning to organize protests against Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) founder Jeff Bezos, who will visit [more…]

China launches gigantic telescope in hunt for life beyond earth

China launches gigantic telescope in hunt for life beyond earth

Published 11/01/2020

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China on Saturday officially opened operations of the world’s largest radio telescope, which it will use for space research and help in [more…]

Board member overseeing Wirecard audit elected chairman

Board member overseeing Wirecard audit elected chairman

Published 11/01/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - The board member overseeing an outside audit of Wirecard has been elected as chairman of the German payments company as it battles [more…]

Alphabet legal head Drummond exits, giving its new CEO chance to shake up team

Alphabet legal head Drummond exits, giving its new CEO chance to shake up team

Published 11/01/2020

(Reuters) - Alphabet’s new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on Friday gained the opportunity to reshape the leadership of Google’s parent with the exit of Chief [more…]