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May 27, 2019, 07.23 AM IST
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Xi Jinping seeks global cooperation on technology after Huawei’s US ban

The conference, which runs through Wednesday, counts China tech giants, including Alibaba Group, Tencent and Huawei Technologies among its exhibitors.

Huawei chief flaunts 'tea' links with 10 Downing Street as he brushes aside US ban

Escalating the bruising trade war with China, the US recently blacklisted Huawei over security concerns.

Renault, Fiat Chrysler in talks on alliance: sources

Renault's current major partnership is with Japan's Nissan, in which it holds 43 percent.

US cities hijacked by tool stolen from the NSA

Cyber attacks have reached a new high in US with cybercriminals zeroing in on vulnerable towns and cities.

Trade put to one side, Trump and Abe do diplomacy over golf and sumo

Trump will be the first U.S. president to attend such a tournament, according to another U.S. official, and the first to present a cup in the ring.

Fiat Chrysler in tie-up talks with Renault: Sources

A tie-up that included Nissan would vault the ensemble to the rank of global No.1 carmaker with 13.8 million annual sales.

Donald Trump opens state visit by needling Japan over trade issues

US President Donald Trump on Saturday needled Japan over the U.S.-Japan trade imbalance as he kicked off a state visit to the country.While the visit is expected to be largely ceremonial, the stakes are also high.Trump is threatening Japan with potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on foreign autos and auto parts, and has suggested he will go ahead with the tariffs if U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer doesn't manage to wrest concessions from Japan and the European Union.

China regulator downplays trade war impact, warns on Forex

"Higher US tariffs will have a “very limited” impact on China’s economy even if it raises levies to the maximum level", Guo Shuqing, head of China’s banking and insurance regulator.

Facebook plans cryptocurrency launch next year: Report

WeChat allows its users to chat, shop and play games without leaving its platform, generating more revenue by offering a one-stop portal.

Theresa May: A prime minister defined and defeated by Brexit

She tried again to get her Brexit deal approved, losing by 149 votes. A third attempt narrowed the margin of defeat to 48.

China unveils 600 kmph magnetic levitation train prototype

China unveils 600 kmph magnetic levitation train prototype

Once operationalised, this magnetic levitation train could pose a major competition to the airlines.

SpaceX launches first 60 satellites of its internet network

SpaceX launches first 60 satellites of its internet network

Billionaire Elon Musk's firm is now looking to seize a chunk of the future space internet market.

Honda recalls 118,000 US SUVs for sudden air bag deployments

Honda recalls 118,000 US SUVs for sudden air bag deployments

Honda also said it was recalling 19,000 U.S. vehicles that may have had Takata inflator replacement kits that were improperly installed before May 2018.

Last days of May? UK leader in peril as Brexit offer slammed

Last days of May? UK leader in peril as Brexit offer slammed

May plans to ask Parliament to vote next month on a bill implementing Britain's departure from the European Union.

Fears rise China could weaponise rare earths in US tech war

Fears rise China could weaponise rare earths in US tech war

A seemingly routine visit by President Xi Jinping to a Chinese rare earths company this week is being widely read as an obvious threat that Beijing is standing ready for action.

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries

Current owners of Huawei phones face being cut off from updates of the Android operating system from late August.

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