Microsoft launches Windows 10 in South Korea

South Korean promotional models present Windows 10, the latest operating system f...

Volkswagen overtakes Toyota in sales

Tokyo: Toyota has fallen behind Volkswagen in the race for the world’s biggest automa...

China shares fall again as Beijing scrambles to calm markets

Investors react as they look at computer screens showing stock information at a brokerage h...

GM to invest $5bn on new Chevrolet

New York: General Motors said yesterday it would invest $5bn to introduce a new family of s...

Gold demand weakest since 2009 in Q2

MANILA/LONDON: Demand for gold slid to its lowest in six years in the second quarter of thi...

Discussing Etihad Airways plans

President and CEO James Hogan (right) of Etihad Airways discusses the future of airline com...

Facebook’s ascent has investors betting on more gains

NEW YORK: The big selloffs in shares of social media companies last quarter following weak ...

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BRUSSELS: Facebook may not prevent its users from using fake names, a German privacy watchdog s...

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DUBAI: Abu Dhabi-listed telecoms firm Etisalat missed analyst estimates by reporting a 40 perce...

GM to invest $5 bn on new Chevrolet for emerging markets

In this file photo GM employee Peggy Burnside inspects a 2012 Chevrolet Sonic as it rolls off...

Djibouti seventh destination to join Qatar Airways Cargo’s African network

DOHA: Qatar Airways Cargo will launch a new freighter service to Djibouti on  August 1...

Volkswagen  now world's biggest automaker

File photo of Volkswagen's plant at Baunatal next to the city of Kassel, Germany. To...

German advisers say euro zone exit should not be taboo

The European Union flag is seen in front of the parliament building during a Pro-Euro rally i...

Beijing police shut down massive iPhone counterfeiting operation

YouTube user GadgetsToUse compares a fake iPhone 6 (left) to the real deal. Photo: YouTube ...

China shares fall again as Beijing scrambles to calm markets

An investor stands in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage h...

China stocks crash stings world equities, oil at 4-month low

A dancer for the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, which rang the Opening Bell, is viewe...

Greece former FM confirms covert plan to hack tax codes

ATHENS: Former Greece finance minister Yanis Varoufakis confirmed yesterday he had made sec...

Kazakhstan joins WTO

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev (left) exchanges documents with World Trade Organisat...

Chinese industrial profits dip

An employee conducts tests at an antenna near field, at a factory of FiberHome Technologies...

IMF paints dim picture for Europe

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT: The International Monetary Fund warned yesterday that the eurozone&rsqu...

Indian gold maker buys Swiss refiner Valcambi

Mumbai: India’s largest maker and exporter of gold, Rajesh Exports, announced yesterd...