Internet shutdowns cost India $2.8 billion, putting the South Asian nation at the top of a list of 21 countries that curbed citizens’ web access in 2020.
Elon Musk has overtaken Amazon founder Jeff Bezos as the world’s richest person, driven by a meteoric rise in the value of Tesla the electric-car maker he runs.
Congress certified President-elect Joe Biden's victory early on Thursday and President Donald Trump at long last acknowledged his election loss, saying "there will be an orderly transition on January 20th."
- Signal and Telegram downloads surge after WhatsApp says it will share data with Facebook 1
- Elon Musk Overtakes Amazon's Jeff Bezos as World's Wealthiest Person 2
- Congress Certifies Biden Victory; Trump Says There Will Be 'Orderly Transition' 3
- 'It's insurrection' Biden says, as Trump supporters storm U.S. Capitol 4
- Nasdaq-listed Chinese video platform Bilibili to raise over $2 billion in Hong Kong listing 5
- NYSE says it will no longer delist three Chinese telecom giants 6
Hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to overturn his election defeat, forcing Congress to postpone a session that would have certified President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.
Chinese video platform Bilibili is getting ready for a secondary listing in Hong Kong which could raise more than $2 billion, a source close to the matter told CNBC.
The New York Stock Exchange said it no longer plans to delist three Chinese telecommunications giants: China Telecom, China Mobile and China Unicom.
The United Kingdom and European Union have agreed on a trade deal ahead of the Dec. 31 deadline.
Singapore has confirmed its first COVID-19 case carrying the potentially more contagious strain of the virus circulating in the United Kingdom, the Ministry of Health said on Wednesday.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed an $892 billion coronavirus aid package on Monday aimed at throwing a lifeline to the nation’s pandemic-battered economy, clearing the way for Senate approval.
President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday named Katherine Tai, a trade lawyer with a history of taking on China, as his incoming administration’s pick for the United States’ top trade representative.
The move will allow Joby to use Uber’s app to offer air taxi rides when the company’s aircraft eventually enters service, which could be as soon as 2023.
DoorDash on Tuesday sold shares in its initial public offering at $102 apiece to raise $3.36 billion in what will be one of the biggest U.S. stock market debuts of 2020.
President Moon Jae-in has said Korea would look into joining the eleven-member Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Japan will compile a fresh 73.6 trillion yen ($708 billion) economic stimulus package to speed up the country’s recovery from its deep coronavirus slump, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Tuesday.
Grab and Gojek, Southeast Asia’s two most valuable privately-held startups have agreed in principle to merge their operations, Bloomberg cited people with knowledge of the talks.