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Uber plots course for personal mobility over auto hire

The company's CEO tells the Financial Times that urban travel is more efficient on bikes and scooters, especially during rush hour. However, the company sai...


Facebook Watch arrives in Australia offering an alternative to YouTube

If this platform is new to you, Facebook announced Watch a year ago where they started with a launch in the United States first. In a survey conducted by Di...


TPG shares are going nuts after the Vodafone Hutchison merger

After rumours started floating about a merger between TPG Telecom Limited and Vodafone Hutchison Australia last week, the companies have today officially confi...


Nigeria Records First Strong GDP Growth After Recession

For the first time since the exit from recession, growth was driven by the non-oil sector which grew by 2.05%, the strongest growth since the first quarter of 2...


Elon Musk doubles down on ‘pedo’ claims against United Kingdom cave diver

Musk tweeted. "He was offered free legal services". The US Securities and Exchange Commission is now reported to be investigating the matter, and some Tesla ...


Macron says he's enemy number one for Orban, Salvini

On Saturday, Salvini's German counterpart, Horst Seehofer, said that Italy would only agree to take back as many migrants and Germany accepts from Italian p...


99.30% Of Demonetised Money Returns to RBI, Report Shows

As much as 99.3 per cent of the junked ₹500 and ₹1,000 notes have returned to the banking system, the RBI said, indicating that just a miniscule percentage of c...


Baggage fees to rise with WestJet and Air Canada

The higher costs apply to both domestic flights, as well as worldwide destinations. Other large US carriers including Delta Air Lines, United Continental and ...


Trump Announces Trade Deal Which Could Eliminate NAFTA

Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed trade in a telephone call on Monday and "agreed to continue productive conversations", White Hous...


Google for India: Tech giant makes aggressive push for voice, regional languages

Recently, the company also added bill payments within the app. Google Pay was launched in September 2017. Key amongst these is a platform called Navlekha ...


Trump announces 'incredible' trade deal with Mexico

This email will be delivered to your inbox once a day in the morning. Auto stocks soared and the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq rallied to record highs on the expecta...


S&P 500, Nasdaq hit new highs on U.S.-Mexico trade deal

After nearly a year of negotiations between Canada, the USA and Mexico to update the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement , the latter two countries...


Toyota to invest $500m in Uber at $72b valuation

Reports surfaced earlier this month that Uber investors told the company it should consider selling off its self-driving auto unit due to the substantial losses...


Here's how the US-Mexico trade deal would differ from NAFTA

Much of the business world has been anxious about Trump's trade policies, and the stock market reacted positively to the news of a deal. "We will only sig...


U.S., Mexico Reach Trade 'Understanding' That Could Lead To NAFTA Overhaul

Negotiations between the United States and Mexico resolved a major stumbling block on auto manufacturing. "It's a big day for trade". That could potentially...


US, Mexico Said to Agree to Nafta Pact as Canada Awaits Talks

Details of the U.S. -Mexico agreement were expected to be unveiled later Monday. "It's an incredible deal for both parties", said Trump of the new arrangeme...


US, Mexico reach new trade agreement

When they returned, representatives said the two parties sought to reach a deal by the end of August , so the sitting Mexican president could sign it before he...


Donald Trump announces new trade deal with Mexico

Canada's role: While the deal is just between the USA and Mexico , the hope is that Canada will "negotiate fairly" to join the agreement at a later date, ente...


Trump boasts about approval rating that doesn't seem to exist

And what he has now pled guilty to, by and large, has nothing to do with the campaign or the Trump Organization. At least Paul Manafort had nothing to say...


Berkshire Hathaway confirms investment in Paytm

The news is making waves because this would reportedly also be Buffett's first investment in a privately-held company that is yet to turn profitable, underlinin...


Land Rover Pet Accessories for National Dog Day Unleashed

Meanwhile, the Pet Care and Access package includes the luggage partition, as well as a a fold-out ramp that can support dogs up to 187 pounds. Finbar McFall,...


Saudi cancels plan to sell shares of state oil company Aramco

Saudi Arabia, which has shelved preparations for the $2 trillion listing of its state oil giant, has insisted that the public offering will proceed eventually. ...


China clamps down on transport sector after Didi passenger killing

In response to this latest tragedy, Didi has announced that Hitch's general manager and its vice president for customer services have both been removed from the...


Trump Organization possible criminal charges over hush-money payments

Guy Petrillo, an attorney for Cohen, did not respond to a request for comment. Weisselberg then sent the invoice to another Trump Organization executive via...


Will a Saudi Aramco IPO ever happen?

With stakes this high, London, Hong Kong and NY competed fiercely to host the initial public offering (IPO). There has been little news this year of progress on...


Alibaba and Tencent Ban Cryptocurrency Transactions

Alipay consistently sees trading accounts issuing transactions involving cryptocurrency, and numerous accounts disguise their real intent in codewords and doub...


Commonwealth Bank's blockchain bond receives support from seven investors

The settlement be a two year bond, and will take place on August 28. There is an initial prototype deal which is now under the review as a phase in stirring b...


DNC Changes Superdelegate Rules in Presidential Campaign Process

Superdelegates would get to vote on any subsequent rounds of voting, though the Democratic nomination has been settled on the first ballot of every convention s...


Small fire breaks out near Tesla factory in Fremont

The flames were extinguished by 9:00 p.m. ET and no injuries were reported. Elon Musk tweeted that the fire never reached the factory. Musk thanked the loca...


Is your local airport rated as Scotland’s worst? Which? reveals all

London Luton has been ranked the UK's worst airport after customers complained about its toilets, staff and bag-drop queues. The overall victor of the survey...