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Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

Qatari emir to be absent from GCC summit despite invitation

DOHA, Qatar – What could have started a thawing of the ice in relations between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, ...

China chastises Canada, demands release of Meng Wanzhou

BEIJING, China - Relations between China and Canada worsened over the weekend as the fallout over the arrest of Huawei ...

Thousands of Nissan vehicles recalled due to improper tests

TOKYO, Japan - Citing improper tests carried out on a number of its new units, the Japanese carmaker Nissan has ...

Nasdaq closes Friday down 3%, Dow loses 558 points

NEW YORK, New York – There was no hesitation on Friday, as sellers took charge sending the major indices down ...

Stocks Slip on China-US Tensions; Oil Resumes Slide

NEW YORK - Stocks around the world are falling Monday morning, and U.S. indexes gave up modest early gains and ...

Huawei Executive Due in Canadian Court For Bail Hearing

The chief financial officer for Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies is due back in a Canadian courtroom Monday for a ...

China Summons US Envoy to Protest Tech Executive's Arrest in Canada

WASHINGTON - China summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing on Sunday to lodge a 'strong protest' over the arrest of ...

China to Canada: Free Huawei CFO or Face Consequences

BEIJING / OTTAWA - China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately ...

Technology Companies Lead Slide in US Markets; Oil Rising

U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday, erasing an early gain, as the market closed in on its third weekly decline in ...

Deep losses leave Big Tech with small earnings multiples

Deep losses in Amazon Inc , Apple Inc , Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc have left the former tech favourites ...

Nokia's lightning-quick 5G demo: A glimpse of the future?

Could 5G connection speeds demonstrated by Nokia in Riga, Latvia, be replicated in the real world? ...

Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, London court rules

The business tycoon left India in March 2016 after defaulting on debts of more than $1bn (785m). ...

Elon Musk has 'no respect' for US regulator

Tesla's co-founder says he has no respect for the regulator, which fined him over tweets about making the company private. ...

Domino's Pizza shares fall 7% amid franchise row

Top franchisees threaten to "declare war" on the firm unless they get a bigger slice of company profits. ...

UK economy slows as car sales fall

The economy grew by 0.4% in the three months to October, latest official figures show. ...

Pound falls further after Brexit vote delayed

The pound falls to the lowest level against the dollar since April 2017 after prime minister's statement. ...

Slovak hospitals hold new Roma mothers against their will | Fox Business

Monika Krcova did not want to follow the official guidelines and remain in the Slovakian hospital for four days after ...

'Fearless Girl' statue gets new permanent home | Fox Business

The "Fearless Girl" statue that inspired millions with a message of female empowerment has a new permanent home in front ...

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Sellers out in force on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Sellers continued to pound stocks in Asia on Monday. In Tokyo, Japanese stocks dived after third-quarter GDP ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

Qatari emir to be absent from GCC summit despite invitation

DOHA, Qatar – What could have started a thawing of the ice in relations between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, ...

China chastises Canada, demands release of Meng Wanzhou

BEIJING, China - Relations between China and Canada worsened over the weekend as the fallout over the arrest of Huawei ...

Thousands of Nissan vehicles recalled due to improper tests

TOKYO, Japan - Citing improper tests carried out on a number of its new units, the Japanese carmaker Nissan has ...

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