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Angry-Birds-maker-posts-loss-despite-jump-in-sales Angry Birds maker posts loss despite jump in sales

HELSINKI, Finland: Finland’s Rovio Entertainment, creator of the popular smartphone game Angry Birds, on Thursday

US-online-sales-surge-shoppers-throng-stores-on-Thanksgiving-evening US online sales surge, shoppers throng stores on Thanksgiving evening

WASHINGTON: U.S. shoppers had splurged more than $1.52 billion (£1.14 billion) online by Thanksgiving evening, and more

Norway-seeks-Tesla-tax-on-electric-cars Norway seeks ‘Tesla tax’ on electric cars

OSLO: Norway, a world leader of zero-emission vehicles, proposed a “Tesla tax” aimed at cutting a tax advant

Amazon-workers-in-Germany-Italy-hold-Black-Friday-strike Amazon workers in Germany, Italy hold ‘Black Friday’ strike

BERLIN, Germany: Workers at Amazon’s distribution centres in Germany and Italy went on strike to demand better pay

Trump-appoints-new-head-of-financial-watchdog Trump appoints new head of financial watchdog

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Friday appointed White House budget director Mick Mulvaney to head a financial

in-sight-for-bitcoin-as-it-rockets-to-new-record-high $10,000 in sight for bitcoin as it rockets to new record high

LONDON: Bitcoin’s vertiginous ascent showed no signs of stopping on Monday, with the cryptocurrency soaring to another r

Southern-Indian-city-welcomes-Ivanka-Trump-at-business-summit Southern Indian city welcomes Ivanka Trump at business summit

HYDERABAD: India rolled out the red carpet on Tuesday for Ivanka Trump, daughter of the U.S. president, who was set to a

Major-Philippine-bank-sanctioned-over-fraud Major Philippine bank sanctioned over fraud

MANILA: One of the Philippines’ biggest banks has been sanctioned over alleged fraud by one of its executives, the

SoftBank-offers-to-buy-Uber-shares-at-percent-discount SoftBank offers to buy Uber shares at 30 percent discount

SAN FRANCISCO: Japan’s SoftBank Group is offering to purchase shares of Uber Technologies at a valuation of $48 billion,

Pakistans-first-private-LNG-terminal-to-be-operational-by- Pakistan’s first private LNG terminal to be operational by 2018

ISLAMABAD: The first private sector Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal, having a capacity of 1,000 million cubic feet

iPhone-X-sales-Apple-nears-trillion-dollar-in-market-cap iPhone X sales: Apple nears trillion-dollar in market cap

SAN FRANCISCO: AppleInc Chief Executive Tim Cook quashed concerns recently about muted demand for the iPhone X, saying p

Govt-introduced-zero-rating-regime-for-leather-textile-other-goods-to-boost-exports-Senate- Govt introduced zero-rating regime for leather, textile & other goods to boost exports, Senate

ISLAMABAD: The Senate was informed today (Friday) that the government is taking various steps to enhance exports of the

Trump-urges-Saudis-to-list-Aramco-on-NY-stock-exchange Trump urges Saudis to list Aramco on NY stock exchange

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Saturday urged Saudi Arabia to choose Wall Street as a venue for the initial pu

Shares-of-arrested-Saudi-billionaires-company-dive- Shares of ‘arrested’ Saudi billionaire’s company dive 9.9%

RIYADH: Shares in Kingdom Holding, 95 percent of which is owned by billionaire Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, dived 9.9 per

Sprint-T-Mobile-call-off-merger-after-months-of-talks Sprint, T-Mobile call off merger after months of talks

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK: Sprint and T-Mobile US said on Saturday they have called off merger talks to create a stronger U