[GENEVA] When Indonesia looked for new ways to fund government spending on coronavirus relief last month, the world's fourth most-populous nation homed in on a driver of the economy that was still...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Google parent Alphabet on Tuesday reported higher profits and revenues in the first quarter even as a coronavirus-induced economic slump hit advertising in March.

[WASHINGTON] What looks like a rolling picnic cooler stops at the crosswalk, waits for a car to pass and then navigates its way at a leisurely pace down the pavement in suburban Washington.

WAYMO raised US$2.25 billion from a slate of private equity investors, venture capitalists and automotive companies, the first time Alphabet Inc's autonomous vehicle unit has taken outside funds...

[TORONTO] Alphabet's proposed "smart" city development in Toronto is facing fresh questions over the project's data-gathering technology from a panel advising the Canadian government-mandated body...

[WASHINGTON] A US regulatory agency said on Tuesday it would review acquisitions made by five Big Tech firms over the past decade - opening the door to a wave of potential antitrust investigations...

ALPHABET Inc's new chief executive Sundar Pichai unveiled sales figures that investors have long demanded, but shares fell 5 per cent as Google's advertising business and the new data about...

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THE strong rally in US stocks over the last few months, and current giddiness in the start-ups space, is giving me a sense of deja vu. And, if history is any guide, it is probably time for...

[NEW YORK] Google's parent company Alphabet saw its value reach US$1 trillion for the first time on Thursday, becoming the fourth US tech company to hit the milestone.

[BENGALURU] Alphabet's newly instated chief executive officer Sundar Pichai would receive a hefty US$240 million in performance-based stock awards over the next three years, the highest ever...