Philippine economy plunges into recession

MANILA: People wearing masks shop for fresh food at a market in Manila yesterday. The Philippines plunged into recession after its...

TikTok grab could extend or dent US online dominance

In this file illustration photo, the social media application logo TikTok is displayed on the screen of an iPhone on an...

BoE expects less severe British recession, leaves rate on hold

LONDON: The Bank of England expects output to be more than 20 percent lower in the second quarter of 2020 than...

Iraq’s Iran-US money trade in tatters

SULAIMANIYAH: An Iraqi man walks past a money exchange office in Sulaimaniyah city in the Kurdish autonomous region of northern Iraq,...

Microsoft could be ‘white knight’ for TikTok or fall flat

SHENZHEN: This file photo taken on March 10, 1999 shows Microsoft then-chief executive Bill Gates (center) walking among heavy security inside...

China pursues self-reliance as external economic risks grow

BEIJING: People wearing face masks walk in a subway station in Beijing. China is looking to reduce its reliance on overseas...

Trump gives TikTok 6 weeks to sell or shut down

"I set a date of around September 15, at which point Tik Tok's going to be out of business in the...

US firms leap over low profit hurdle in virus-hit quarter

WASHINGTON: A Boeing 737 MAX jet comes in for a landing following a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) test flight at Boeing...

US ‘cloud’ supremacy has Europe worried

PARIS: Europe is sitting on a wealth of data that is the 21st century equivalent of a...

Zain offers wide range of digital and cloud solutions to corporate customers

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading digital service provider in Kuwait, announced the offering of a wide range of...

China’s young jobseekers struggle despite slow economic recovery

ZHENGZHOU: A job seeker (left) interacts with a hiring official of a company during a career fair in Zhengzhou, China's Henan...

Asia’s factory pain eases as China’s activity jumps

A cargo ship carrying cars making its way on the Yangtze River in Yichang in China's central Hubei province. -AFP

E Paper

7th August