Tag: EXCLUSIVE

U.S. companies can work with Huawei on 5G, other standards: Commerce Department

(Reuters) – The United States on Monday confirmed a Reuters report that it will amend its prohibitions on U.S. companies doing business with China’s Huawei...

Exclusive: U.S. companies can work with Huawei on 5G standards – Commerce Department

(Reuters) – The United States on Monday confirmed a Reuters report that it will amend its prohibitions on U.S. companies doing business with China’s Huawei...

Exclusive: Netflix in talks to source Indian content from Reliance affiliate Viacom18 – sources

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. video streaming company Netflix is in talks with Viacom18, part of the Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries’ media unit Network18, about...

Exclusive: Obscure Indian cyber firm spied on politicians, investors worldwide

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A little-known Indian IT firm offered its hacking services to help clients spy on more than 10,000 email accounts over a period...

Exclusive: Huawei hid business operation in Iran after Reuters reported links to CFO

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies acted to cover up its relationship with a firm that had tried to sell prohibited U.S. computer gear to...

Exclusive: China-owned Playtika hires banks for $1 billion U.S. IPO – sources

(Reuters) – Playtika Ltd, a mobile gaming company owned by a Chinese investor group, has hired investment banks to prepare for a U.S. initial public...

Exclusive: Mexican broadcaster Televisa to launch mobile phone service, challenging Slim

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican broadcaster Televisa said on Sunday it will start offering mobile phone service, a bid to challenge billionaire Carlos Slim’s America...

Exclusive: Zoom plans to roll out strong encryption for paying customers

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Video conferencing provider Zoom (ZM.O) plans to strengthen encryption of video calls hosted by paying clients and institutions such as schools,...

Exclusive: Zoom plans to roll out strong encryption for paying customers only

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Zoom (ZM.O), the video conferencing provider whose business has boomed with the COVID-19 pandemic, plans to strengthen encryption on video calls...

Exclusive: Google faces antitrust case in India over payments app – sources

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s antitrust body is looking into allegations that Alphabet Inc’s Google is abusing its market position to unfairly promote its mobile...

Smartphone data shows America’s cautious comeback

(Reuters) – Data from millions of mobile phones shows varying behavior across the United States in May as people responded to the loosening of stay-at-home...

Exclusive: Baidu considers leaving the Nasdaq to boost its valuation – sources

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese search engine giant Baidu Inc (BIDU.O) is considering delisting from the U.S. Nasdaq and moving to an exchange closer to...

Exclusive: Delta will add flights to keep planes no more than 60% full as demand rises – sources

(Reuters) – Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) will keep planes no more than 60% full through at least July, adding more flights to its schedule...

Regulator asks for Credit Suisse directors’ mobile data in spy inquiry: sources

FRANKFURT/ZURICH (Reuters) – Swiss regulators have requested electronic messaging data from the mobile phones of several Credit Suisse managers and supervisory board directors as part...

Exclusive: India watchdog reviewing antitrust allegations against Facebook’s WhatsApp – sources

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s antitrust watchdog is looking into allegations that Facebook’s WhatsApp is abusing its dominant position by offering payment services to its...

Exclusive: U.S. Justice Dept. subpoenas Wall Street banks for small business loans info – sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department has sent grand jury subpoenas to big banks seeking records as part of a broader investigation into potential...

U.S. moves to cut Huawei off from global chip suppliers as China eyes retaliation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Friday moved to block global chip supplies to blacklisted telecoms equipment giant Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL], spurring fears of...

Exclusive: Tesla’s secret batteries aim to rework the math for electric cars and the grid

(Reuters) – Electric car maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) plans to introduce a new low-cost, long-life battery in its Model 3 sedan in China later this...

Exclusive: Renault to discontinue Espace model as carmaker cuts costs – sources

PARIS (Reuters) – Renault (RENA.PA) is preparing to substantially reduce its vehicle range, withdrawing well-known but ailing models like the Espace minivans, as part of...

Exclusive: U.S. drafts rule to allow Huawei and U.S. firms to work together on 5G standards – sources

(Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Commerce is close to signing off on a new rule that would allow U.S. companies to work with China’s...

Exclusive: Saudi Aramco seeking to review price of SABIC deal – sources

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Aramco is looking to restructure its deal to acquire a controlling stake in petrochemicals maker SABIC after a more than 40%...

Exclusive: Iran-linked hackers recently targeted coronavirus drugmaker Gilead – sources

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hackers linked to Iran have targeted staff at U.S. drugmaker Gilead Sciences Inc in recent weeks, according to publicly-available web archives reviewed...

Exclusive: U.S. coronavirus stimulus went to some healthcare providers facing criminal inquiries

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Eager to bolster the healthcare system during the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. government last month sped $30 billion in stimulus payments to...

Exclusive: Amazon turns to Chinese firm on U.S. blacklist to meet thermal camera needs

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has bought cameras to take temperatures of workers during the coronavirus pandemic from a firm the United...

Exclusive: Boeing eyes major bond issue to raise funds – sources

(Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) is working with investment banks on a multibillion-dollar bond-fueled financing package, aiming to shore up its balance sheet amid a...