Jan 15, 2021 10:43 PM

Amazon will let companies build voice assistants on Alexa

[SEATTLE] Amazon.com is offering other companies the ability to use the building blocks of the Alexa digital...

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Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM
TECHNOLOGY

TSMC to spend up to US$28b to protect lead in advanced tech

TAIWAN Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) expects to boost capital spending to as much as US$28 billion this...

Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM

Twitter chief backs Trump ban, but says it sets 'dangerous' precedent

TWITTER chief Jack Dorsey on Wednesday backed the social media platform's ban of US President Donald Trump, but said...

Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM

Australia slams Google for blocking news sites from users

AUSTRALIA urged Google on Thursday to "focus on paying for original content, not blocking it" after the Internet...

Jan 14, 2021 01:16 PM

Google 'experiment' blocks Australian news from local searches

[SYDNEY] Google has started hiding Australian news sites from some local users, in an experiment that comes amid...

Jan 14, 2021 11:36 AM

Twitter chief says Trump ban sets 'dangerous' precedent

[SAN FRANCISCO] Twitter chief Jack Dorsey backed the messaging platform's ban of US President Donald Trump, but said...

Jan 14, 2021 08:45 AM

Parler asks US court to order Amazon to restore service to social media app

[WASHINGTON] Parler, a social media outlet favoured by some supporters of US President Donald Trump, urged a court...

Jan 14, 2021 08:37 AM

Keppel DC Reit's MTN programme limit raised to S$2b from S$500m

THE limit of Keppel DC Reit's multicurrency medium term note (MTN) programme has been raised to S$2 billion from S$...

Jan 14, 2021 08:31 AM

Snap says it is permanently terminating Trump's account

[NEW YORK] Snap Inc is permanently terminating US President Donald Trump's Snapchat account, a company spokeswoman...

Jan 14, 2021 06:58 AM

US won't bar investments in Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu: report

[NEW YORK] Washington will not bar Americans from investing in Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent as it...

Jan 14, 2021 06:53 AM

Huawei executive's family granted exemption to enter Canada

[VANCOUVER] Canada granted the husband and two children of detained Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou a travel exemption...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

YouTube removes Trump content, blocks new uploads for a week

YOUTUBE removed new content from US President Donald Trump's channel, citing concerns about the potential of...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

'Uncle Roger' comedian ignites China censorship row with deleted video

A UK-BASED comedian has sparked a censorship row after he apologised to Chinese fans and removed a video featuring a...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM
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AEM's bid for CEI cements its M&A strategy to extend industry leadership

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IN WHAT could end up being its largest acquisition to date, AEM Holdings' S$99.7 million buy-out bid for contract...