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Google Tez is now Google Pay Analyses & Assessments

Google Tez is now Google Pay

Google is upping its game in the race for India's fast-growing digital payments market. Tez is a mobile payments service by Google, targeted at users...

Tesla stays public Analyses & Assessments

Tesla stays public

Tesla has clarified that is not going private. Tesla was founded in 2008 by a group of engineers and builds both all-electric vehicles and scalable...

Tesla: Going private is the best Analyses & Assessments

Tesla: Going private is the best

Tesla boss Elon Musk is considering taking the electric-car firm private, a move he believed was the "best path forward" for the company. If Tesla...

Indra Nooyi steps down Analyses & Assessments

Indra Nooyi steps down

PepsiCo Inc announced on Monday that Indra Nooyi would step down as CEO in October after a 12-year long tenure. The company has confirmed that the...

 Stock Market: China dethroned Analyses & Assessments

Stock Market: China dethroned

China lost its ranking as the world’s number two stock market to Japan. After a slump this week, Chinese equities were worth $6.09 trillion compared...

Apple moves closer to $1tn mark Analyses & Assessments

Apple moves closer to $1tn mark

Apple shares hit a record on Wednesday, pushing the market value of the tech giant closer to the $1 trillion mark. Apple Inc. is an American...

Asian Stocks Subdued Analyses & Assessments

Asian Stocks Subdued

Asian stocks struggled to gain traction on Friday, following a mixed end to Wall Street trade. The worsening Sino-U.S. trade dispute kept investors...

Facebook’s Stocks Fall Amid Precautionary Measures Analyses & Assessments

Facebook’s Stocks Fall Amid Precautionary Measures

Facebook has taken down a number of pages operated by a right-wing Brazilian activist group Wednesday, cracking down on the spread of misinformation...

Cobalt the New Blue Gold? Analyses & Assessments

Cobalt the New Blue Gold?

There has been growing interest in cobalt with its demand far surpassing supply as critical elements in batteries powering mobile phones, laptops,...

China backs interbank collateral Analyses & Assessments

China backs interbank collateral

The Chinese government on Friday said that it will soon allow borrowers to use offshore foreign currency bonds as collateral for interbank loans....

Steel Scandal Rocks Japan Analyses & Assessments

Steel Scandal Rocks Japan

Kobe Steel has been accused of violating Japan's competition law after the firm admitted it had fabricated the strength and quality data of products...

Singapore’s future : Good, not great Analyses & Assessments

Singapore’s future : Good, not great

Oxford analysts in a report said that Singapore’s future looks “good, not great” with its continued manufacturing reliance. While emerging Asian...

EU Hits Google with Massive Fine Analyses & Assessments

EU Hits Google with Massive Fine

The European Commission has hit Google with a multibillion fine on Wednesday over allegations that it pushed its apps on smartphone users and...

China: biggest air travel market Analyses & Assessments

China: biggest air travel market

A report released in the Farnborough Airshow estimated Boeing’s sales forecast. The report ‘s upbeat forecast underlined the importance of China to...

Microsoft and Walmart Collaborate Analyses & Assessments

Microsoft and Walmart Collaborate

Walmart and Microsoft have partnered up Tuesday for a wider use of cloud and artificial intelligence (AI) technology to improve online shopping...

Amazon Crashes on Prime Day Analyses & Assessments

Amazon Crashes on Prime Day

Amazon experienced periodic disruptions on Monday afternoon with the launch of one of its biggest online sales. Users resorted to social media to...

Boeing’s Tariff Concerns Analyses & Assessments

Boeing’s Tariff Concerns

American aerospace and defense giant Boeing is concerned that the trade dispute between the world’s two biggest economies will affect global economic...

Amazon shakes healthcare business Analyses & Assessments

Amazon shakes healthcare business

Amazon said it is buying online pharmacy PillPack for an undisclosed sum. In January, Amazon announced a partnership with J.P. Morgan and Berkshire...

Deutsche Bank Fails Stress Test Analyses & Assessments

Deutsche Bank Fails Stress Test

In the second round of the Federal Reserve's annual two-stage stress tests, designed to assess how well the sector could withstand another financial...

Euro Summit 2018 Analyses & Assessments

Euro Summit 2018

Member states of the European Union (EU) engaged in talks which lasted through the night during the Euro Summit on 28th June. Important topics for...