Wednesday, Nov 11, 2020


Dec 1, 2020 07:06 AM

US 'Cyber Monday' sales at record-setting pace

[SAN FRANCISCO] Online deals for gadgets, games, wine and clothes put "Cyber Monday" sales on track for record...

Dec 1, 2020 07:03 AM

GM won't take stake in electric-truck startup Nikola

[NEW YORK] General Motors terminated a transaction to take a stake in Nikola, but reached a preliminary agreement to...

Dec 1, 2020 07:00 AM

Facebook buys online customer service startup Kustomer

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Monday announced it is buying a startup specialising in helping businesses interact with...

Dec 1, 2020 06:56 AM

Deforestation in Brazilian Amazon surges to 12-year high

[SAO PAULO] Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon surged again over the past year, hitting a 12-year high, according...

Dec 1, 2020 06:52 AM

Exxon tries to put the worst behind it with US$20b impairment charge

[BENGALURU] Top US oil producer Exxon Mobil Corp on Monday said it would write down the value of US$17 billion to US...

Dec 1, 2020 06:49 AM

Oil prices fall as Opec+ output talks uncertain

[NEW YORK] Oil edged lower on Monday on uncertainty about whether the world's major oil producers would agree to...