China wants to ban bitcoin mining

SHANGHAI/HONG KONG, April9, 2019 - China’s state planner wants to eliminate bitcoin mining in the country, according to a draft list of industrial activities...

SoftBank-backed Grab seeks another $2 billion funding in expansion drive

Singapore, April 8, 2019 - Grab is looking to raise another $2 billion this year to ramp up expansion, its CEO Anthony Tan told...

South Korea launches 5G networks early to secure world first

Seoul, April 4, 2019 — South Korea launched the world’s first nationwide 5G mobile networks two days early, its top mobile carriers said today,...

U.S., China hold ‘candid and constructive’ trade talks in Beijing

Beijing, March 28, 2019 - The United States and China said they made progress in trade talks that concluded on Friday in Beijing that...

Apple enters video streaming, updates news, game and payment apps

Cupertino, March 25, 2019 - Apple Inc attempted to reintroduce itself on Monday as an entertainment and financial services company that also makes iPhones...

JPMorgan awards research grants, deepening its AI push

New York, March 25, 2019 - JPMorgan Chase & Co has awarded 47 financial grants to university faculty and PhD students for artificial intelligence...

Honda to recall about 1 million vehicles in U.S. to replace defective Takata airbags

New York, March 12, 2019 - Honda Motor Co said on Tuesday it would recall about 1.1 million Honda and Acura vehicles in the...

Three defendants and an India-based call center indicted in phone scam targeting U.S. victims

Atlanta, March 12, 2019 – Mohit Devendrabhai Sharma, Julliette Belle Carter, Kunal Jagdishbhai Sharma, and a call-center named Skyz International Outsourcing BPO have been...

Tesla backtracks on store closures, plans top-end price rise

San Francisco, March 11, 2019 -- Electric carmaker Tesla Inc backed off its plan to close all of its U.S. stores in a blog...

Former Equifax executive pleads guilty to insider trading

Atlanta, March 7, 2019 - Jun Ying, who committed insider trading by exercising his company stock options ahead of Equifax’s public announcement of its...