Taylor Swift releases Christmas song and video 'made from home videos'

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Taylor Swift jumped into the middle the holiday season, dropping a Christmas song overnight.

S. Korea slips to become Japan's No. 4 export destination amid trade...

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: South Korea went down one notch to rank as the fourth-largest trading partner of Japan in October, data showed Friday,...

LG Chem, GM to set up EV battery JV in U.S.

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 6: LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's leading chemical company, said Friday it will establish a 50:50 joint venture with General Motors...

Seasonal coffee drinks 'loaded with sugar,' survey finds

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: There might be more sugar in your coffee than you realize.

Police: Patron angered by ketchup pulls gun at McDonald's

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Authorities in Tennessee say an irate woman pointed a gun at fast food workers because they gave her ketchup...

SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space Station

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: SpaceChain launched hardware Thursday that will support blockchain wallet applications as it builds its low-Earth-orbit satellite network for digital transactions.

Nonprofits worried about sale of .org domain registry to private equity firm

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: What's in a domain name? As Shakespeare might say, that which we call an ".org" by any other name would...

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Officials in the Texas coastal city of Port Neches lifted a voluntary evacuation order Thursday that was issued overnight because...

Elizabeth Warren wants to make it harder for big banks to get...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: If big banks held marriage ceremonies to celebrate their mergers, Elizabeth Warren would be the first one to shout, "I...

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 reports of sexual assault

Washington DC (USA) Dec 06: Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault...

Saudi Aramco raises $25.6 billion in the world's biggest IPO

London (UK) Dec 06: Saudi Arabia has just pulled off the biggest initial public offering in history, raising $25.6 billion by selling shares in its...

The Santa Claus business is booming, even as malls struggle

New York (USA) Dec 06: Retailers looking to get Americans off e-commerce sites and into physical stores this holiday season may be relying on Santa...

Apple says it isn't tracking your phone if location sharing is turned...

San Francisco (California) Dec 06: Apple's newer iPhones, including the iPhone 11 Pro, are its first to feature what's known as ultra wideband technology. It...

Taiwan seen as low-profile, yet high potential investor in Myanmar

Yangon (Myanmar) Dec 6: A Taiwan-led industrial zone half the size of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone is under construction northwest of Yangon.

Fahim comes down heavily on Kamal for high lending rates

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 6: The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) President Sheikh Fazle Fahim on Thursday criticized Finance Minister AHM Mustafa...

BB eases transfer of foreign national's salary to home

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 6: Foreign nationals working in the country from will now on get their salaries and parks on their respective foreign currency (FC)...

Saudi Aramco announces world's biggest ever IPO

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Dec 6: Saudi oil behemoth Aramco announced on Thursday that it has set a share price that will value the company's initial...

Moderate slowdown in passenger demand growth: IATA

Geneva [Switzerland], Dec 5 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for October on Thursday showing that demand (measured in...

Google co-founders step aside as antitrust scrutiny builds

San Francisco (California) Dec 05: Google's co-founders are relinquishing their executive positions just as state and federal regulators, not to mention the Department of...

Gabrielle Union says NBC meeting 'productive'; network to investigate Simon Cowell: Report

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: A meeting between ousted "America's Got Talent" judge Gabrielle Union and NBC was "productive," the actress and network agreed this...

Huawei says FCC 'spreads fear' about its products; files appeal against ban

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Huawei is looking to overturn a Federal Communications Commission rule that labels the company a "national security threat" and the...

Consumer goods company now top domestic tax payer in Myanmar

Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar) Dec 5: The Internal Revenue Department (IRD) this week announced the list of top taxpayers in the country for the 2018-19...

Sundar Pichai didn't have a computer growing up. Now he's CEO of...

Washington DC (USA) Dec 05: Sundar Pichai is now indisputably one of the most powerful figures in Silicon Valley.

Lyft has been hit with more driver rape, sexual assault allegations

New York (USA) Dec 05: Twenty more people are suing Lyft over alleged sexual assault, sexual misconduct or rape by drivers while using its service.

Amazon's cloud chief says Pentagon's contract decision is 'dangerous and risky'

New York (USA) Dec 05: The head of Amazon's cloud business is getting publicly involved in the company's fight over a $10 billion contract to...

Instagram will now ask new users to provide their age

NewYork (USA) Dec 05: Nearly a decade after its launch, Instagram is finally taking the basic step of asking people signing up for the service...

Oil prices could plunge 30% if OPEC fails to act

New York (USA) Dec 05: OPEC and its allies are once again being forced to consider dramatic action to avert a crash in oil prices.