BUSINESS

Amazon quarterly profit  jumps ninefold to $857m

Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City. ...

The TPP is much more than just a free-trade deal

Delegates show their opposition to the Trans-Pacific Parternership Agreement (TPP) during D...


Alphabet revs up advertising, boosts profits

Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat   San Francisco: Google parent A...

Armani creates foundation as succession issue looms

Giorgio Armani appears at the end of a fashion show for Giorgio Armani Prive in Paris. ...

Bank of Japan eases policy by doubling ETF buying, underwhelms expectations

Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda (centre) attends a policy board meeting at the...

GCC, Iran and Iraq to see higher oil output

  By Satish Kanady DOHA: The collapse in the capital expenditure has sta...

With eye on China, India doubles down on container hub ports

Indian billionaire Gautam Adani speaks during an interview with Reuters at his office in Ah...

Opinion: Distressed debt diva Lynn Tilton speaks out on ‘unfair’ SEC trial

New York financier Lynn Tilton arrives for an appeal hearing at the U.S. District courthous...

Insight: Iran’s global banking problems deepen with rise of Trump, Brexit

A money changer displays U.S. and Iranian banknotes at the Grand Bazaar in central Tehran O...

Amazon revenue beats estimates as cloud sales surge

An Amazon Fire tablet is displayed during a media event in San Francisco California, Septem...

QE index gains 117.91 points during past week

  DOHA: Qatar Exchange (QE) main index gained 117.91 points, or 1.12 percent, durin...

Nobel economist Joseph Stiglitz calls Apple’s profit reporting in Ireland ‘a fraud’

“Our current tax system encourages companies to keep their money abroad, opens up a v...

Analysis: EU leniency for Spain, Portugal signals softer economic path

Portuguese president Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa makes a statement after the European Commissio...

Special Report: In Venezuela’s murky oil industry, the deal that went too far

A general view of the headquarters of the Venezuelan oil company PDVSA in Caracas, Venezuel...

Insight: Turkey’s investment grade hangs in balance as post-coup purges deepen

Men sit outside a discount clothing retail store in Istanbul, Turkey, July 13, 2016. REUTER...

Analysis: The identity crisis that led to Yahoo’s demise

A Yahoo logo is pictured in front of a building in Rolle, 30 km east of Geneva, in this fil...

Boeing says it could end 747 production

A Boeing 737 aircraft is seen during the manufacturing process at Boeing's 737 airplane...

Lloyds plans 3,000 jobs cull, fresh branch closures after Brexit shock

(Reuters)   By Andrew MacAskill and Lawrence White LONDON: Lloyds Banking G...

Harman House unveils latest wireless speaker

  DOHA: Harman House has launched Harman Kardon GO + Play, a wireless speaker desig...

Ooredoo’s business desks see strong demand

A customer at a business kiosk in an Ooredoo shop.     DOHA: Six mon...

Oriental Trading Co, Husqvarna sign distribution agreement

Officials of Oriental Trading Co and Husqvarna at the distribution agreement signing event....

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