CHINA'S President Xi Jinping called on Wednesday for greater global cooperation in developing the internet and make it more "fair and equitable", as Beijing seeks to bolster its global...

THE inventor of the World Wide Web on Monday called for a "contract" to make the Internet safe and accessible for everyone as Europe's largest tech event began in Lisbon amid a...

NO matter which party takes control of the US House and Senate in next week's midterm elections, technology and internet stocks are likely to face more regulatory scrutiny...

THE US$220 BILLION rout in shares of Tencent Holdings Ltd has entered uncharted territory.

CHINA has blocked access to the website of Australia's national broadcaster for breaching Beijing's internet rules and regulations, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) said on...

[SYDNEY] Pacific nations Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands have signed on to a joint undersea internet cable project, funded mostly by Australia, that forestalls plans by Chinese telecom giant...

THE dawn of the Internet, it was widely believed, would herald a new era of democracy. Information would become free, in all senses, and this would pose an existential threat to regimes based on the...

[BEIJING] Chinese people and foreign firms are girding for a weekend deadline that will curb the use of unlicensed software to circumvent internet controls, as the government plugs holes in its...

[WASHINGTON] More than one in four American adults say they are online "almost constantly," but a small percentage still don't use the internet at all, a survey showed on Wednesday...

THE EU will soon unveil a plan for taxing major internet companies like Amazon and Facebook by imposing a levy of two to six per cent on revenues in every country where they operate, French Finance...