Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth: IATA

Geneva [Switzerland], Dec 5 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for October on Thursday showing that demand (measured in...

Google co-founders step aside as antitrust scrutiny builds

San Francisco (California) Dec 05: Google's co-founders are relinquishing their executive positions just as state and federal regulators, not to mention the Department of...

Gabrielle Union says NBC meeting 'productive'; network to investigate Simon Cowell: Report

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: A meeting between ousted "America's Got Talent" judge Gabrielle Union and NBC was "productive," the actress and network agreed this...

Huawei says FCC 'spreads fear' about its products; files appeal against ban

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Huawei is looking to overturn a Federal Communications Commission rule that labels the company a "national security threat" and the...

Consumer goods company now top domestic tax payer in Myanmar

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar) Dec 5: The Internal Revenue Department (IRD) this week announced the list of top taxpayers in the country for the 2018-19...

Sundar Pichai didn't have a computer growing up. Now he's CEO of...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Sundar Pichai is now indisputably one of the most powerful figures in Silicon Valley.

Lyft has been hit with more driver rape, sexual assault allegations

New York (USA) Dec 05: Twenty more people are suing Lyft over alleged sexual assault, sexual misconduct or rape by drivers while using its service.

Amazon's cloud chief says Pentagon's contract decision is 'dangerous and risky'

New York (USA) Dec 05: The head of Amazon's cloud business is getting publicly involved in the company's fight over a $10 billion contract to...

Instagram will now ask new users to provide their age

NewYork (USA) Dec 05: Nearly a decade after its launch, Instagram is finally taking the basic step of asking people signing up for the service...

Oil prices could plunge 30% if OPEC fails to act

New York (USA) Dec 05: OPEC and its allies are once again being forced to consider dramatic action to avert a crash in oil prices.

Govt to sell unused state properties at Dubai Expo

Islamabad (Pakistan) Dec 5: The federal government has decided to sell its precious unutilised state properties at the Dubai Expo to attract foreign and Pakistani...

Inflation surges to nine-year high

Islamabad (Pakistan) Dec 5: Inflation rose to 12.7 per cent year-on-year, the highest level in nine years mainly driven by an increase in prices of...

Japanese lawmakers approve new trade pact with US

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 4: Japan's Upper House lawmakers have passed legislation approving a new trade pact with the United States.

Hyundai to invest 61 tln won in core, mobility biz by 2025

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 4: Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's largest carmaker by sales, said Wednesday it will invest 61 trillion won (US$51 billion) in...

State-owned banks account for 51% NPLs

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 4: All nine state-run banks accounted for 51.27% of total non-performing loans (NPLs) of Tk1, 16,288.31 crore in the banking sector as...

J&J reiterates Baby Powder is safe, asbesto free after tests

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Johnson & Johnson reiterated its Baby Powder is safe and asbestos-free.

Chicago police blame Facebook for illegal gun, drug sales

Chicago (Illinois) Dec 04: Private Facebook groups have "emboldened" sellers of illegal drugs and guns to connect with potential buyers over the social media site,...

Mexico resists Democrats' labor push on trade pact

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Mexico's government and business leaders are voicing opposition to a key demand of U.S. Democratic lawmakers in a renegotiated North...

This airline is opening a restaurant that only serves plane food

New York (USA) Dec 04: Out of the many repulsive things about air travel, airline food probably ranks high. But not for AirAsia.

Fired Google employees plan to file unfair labor practice charges

San Francisco (California) Dec 04: Four workers who were recently fired from Google are planning to file unfair labor practice charges against the company with...

Huawei is facing a backlash in China when it can least afford...

Beijing (China) Dec 04: Huawei is facing a growing backlash on social media in China after new details came to light in the case of...

Tariff Man keeps coming back because trade wars aren't easy to win

New York (USA) Dec 04: President Donald Trump, armed with sweeping tax cuts and a handpicked Federal Reserve chief, confidently told the world in March...

Stocks log third day of losses after Trump warns China trade war...

New York (USA) Dec 04: The Dow closed sharply in the red - marking its third day of losses - after President Donald Trump said...

Jaguar's sporty F-Type gets a sleek new look

Washington DC (USA) Dec 04: Jaguar unveiled a new look for the company's sportiest model, the two-seat F-Type sports car, on Monday. The changes are...

Google co-founder Larry Page stepping down as CEO of Alphabet

New York (USA) Dec 04: More than 20 years after launching Google out of a Menlo Park garage, Larry Page and Sergey Brin are relinquishing...

$6.5 bil. needed for Japan's cashless program

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 3: A Japanese government program that gives rebates to shoppers making cashless payments is proving a lot more popular than expected.

Korean economy grows 0.4 pct in Q3

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 3: The South Korean economy expanded 0.4 percent from three months earlier in the third quarter as earlier estimated, the Bank...