Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:24
Stock markets slump as volatile week ends with tech selloff
Equity markets suffered another downturn Friday with tech stocks pummeled after US titans Amazon and Google-parent Alphabet missed key earnings targets.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
What makes Malaysia’s Mahathir a great leader
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s supporters like to compare him to the late Singaporean leader, Lee Kuan Yew.
It’s a flattering comparison, because centuries from now, the Singaporean leader will likely be remembered as one of the titans of the millennium.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
Tech titans tout AI-driven lifestyles at IFA 2018
HOW CAN artificial intelligence change people’s daily lives and how close is it to doing so? These are the two major questions that leading technology companies seek to answer at the IFA 2018, which kicked off in the German capital on Friday.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Regional currencies caught up in battle of the titans
Last month the baht and other Asean currencies were caught up in the recent weakening of the Chinese yuan, with the baht and Singapore dollar all hitting one year lows in the middle of last month while the ringgit hit a seven-month low.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 06:48
US judge dismisses NY climate lawsuit against oil titans
A US judge on Thursday dismissed a federal lawsuit filed by New York that had sought damages from five multinational oil corporations for contributing to climate change.
Tue, 08 May 2018 14:42
China's trade surplus with US grows
China's surplus with the United States widened in April, underlining an imbalance between the economic titans as they struggle to reach an agreement on averting a potentially damaging trade war.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:00
Networking from an early age
Tech titans ramp up tools to win over children
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 01:00
China’s e-wallet titans step up turf battle
CHINESE mobile payment leaders Alipay and WeChat Pay are wrapping up a week-long battle to encourage consumers to use their e-wallet services amid an escalat-ing duel for digital payment supremacy.
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 13:24
New York Times and Washington Post loom large in the age of Trump
NEW YORK - Through a drumbeat of almost daily scoops and leaks, The Washington Post and The New York Times have emerged as the titans of news in the age of President Donald Trump.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:18
Judge blocks Anthem-Cigna health insurance mega-merger
SAN FRANCISCO - A US judge on Wednesday blocked Anthem's plan to merge with Cigna, saying the merger of the health insurance titans would bode ill for competition in the market.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:25
S. Korean industry titans grilled in scandal probe
SEOUL - The publicity-shy heads of South Korea's largest conglomerates faced their worst nightmare on Tuesday, as they were publicly grilled about possible corrupt practices before an audience of millions.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:44
'Chinese Netflix' takes on tech titans in US
SAN FRANCISCO - A Chinese internet colossus referred to as a combination of Netflix, Apple, Amazon and Tesla announced Wednesday it is taking on US tech titans on their home turf.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:47
Iran, China set up 2012 final rematch at AVC Cup showdown
Mighty Iran and fired-up China set up a clash of the Titans in the Wednesday’s final showdown of the “SMM” 5th AVC Cup for Men at the Nakhon Pathom Gymnasium as the two unbeaten teams survived daunting challenges from their tough rivals in the semi-finals
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 01:00
China’s titans of tumbling roll in
National Acrobatic Troupe set for three high-energy shows at Thailand Cultural Centre
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 06:58
China narrowly edge Japan in epic five-setter to retain their Asian crown
Indomitable China underlined their dominance over the SMM 18th Asian Women’s U19 Volleyball Championship after capturing a gruelling hard-fought five-set thriller against closest rivals Japan in a clash of the Titans on Sunday.