|May 21 2013||Chinese PM vows to open up markets to India ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Tuesday to open up domestic markets to Indian businesses and narrow a gaping trade deficit between the two countries.
"As for Indian ...|
|May 21 2013||Carlos Slim company to buy US mobile phone firm ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Mexican phone giant America Movil, owned by billionaire Carlos Slim, announced Monday that its US unit reached a deal to acquire US mobile phone company Start Wireless Group.
|May 21 2013||Tumblr deal sparks talk on next big tech target ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The billion-dollar deal for Tumblr has stirred talk on the next big acquisition target in the sector, with cash-rich tech giants looking for the next potential star.
|May 21 2013||United's Boeing 787s back in skies ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) United Airlines resumed Boeing 787 Dreamliner flights Monday after the advanced plane was globally grounded four months ago due to overheated battery incidents.
United, the only US ...|
|May 21 2013||Aging Yahoo! faces new Tumblr generation ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Yahoo! is just under two decades old and already showing signs of age. Tumblr, the cool blogging platform, represents a new generation.
This split marks both a challenge and an ...|
|May 21 2013||Yahoo! vows not to ruin Tumblr after $1.1 bn takeover ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Marissa Mayer has made her boldest move to date as chief of Yahoo! with the billion-dollar purchase of Tumblr, a popular blogging platform she vowed not to ruin after protests from ...|
|May 21 2013||Apple offshore loopholes averted taxes: panel ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Apple avoided paying taxes on tens of billions of dollars in profits through a complex network of subsidiaries, many with "no declared tax jurisdiction," a US Senate panel has ...|
|May 21 2013||US drugmaker Actavis buys Irish firm for $8.5bn ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) US drugs company Actavis on Monday agreed to buy Irish peer Warner Chilcott for $8.5 billion (6.6 billion euros) including debt, in a bumper takeover that creates a key global ...|
|May 21 2013||Vermont becomes third US state to legalize assisted suicide ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Vermont became on Monday the third US state to legalize physician-assisted suicide.
Peter Shumlin, the Democratic Governor of the small progressive-leaning state, signed into law a ...|
|May 21 2013||SARS-like virus claims new life in Saudi: ministry ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) A Saudi man who had contracted the coronavirus has died, raising the death toll in the kingdom from the SARS-like virus to 16, the health ministry announced on Monday on its Internet ...|