Technology

Naspers eyes fintech deals in RM4b India push

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JOHANNESBURG • Naspers Ltd wants to spend about US$1 billion (RM4.09 billion) in India this year as it scours the globe for investments ...

Male tech founders rarely get around to hiring more women

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MICHIGAN • When is the right time to make diversity a priority for your company? For men who start tech companies, the answer is, ...

CXA raises RM102m to expand health site in Asia

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SINGAPORE • CXA Group, a Singapore-based health service backed by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, raised US$25 million (RM102.22 ...

EU trying to go green while avoiding trade war over palm oil

Indonesia and Malaysia are ready to retaliate against ‘discriminatory’ measures to curb palm oil shipments
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Tesla boosts charging network to keep pace with Model 3 rollout

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SYDNEY • Tesla Inc is updating its charging network to halve typical waiting times as the company’s Model 3 fleet grows larger and rivals ...

Didi-backed Taxify rebrands to Bolt

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LONDON • One of Uber Technologies Inc’s European rivals, Taxify OU, has brought its ride-hailing business under the same brand as its ...

Toyota warns it may leave UK on no-deal Brexit

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TOKYO • Toyota Motor Corp warned that it may end manufacturing in the UK if the country crashes out of the European Union (EU) on ...

China millennials click up a storm buying Asian property online

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BEIJING • Ice Chen, a 36-yearold bank manager in Beijing, hasn’t been to Bangkok lately, but she just bought two apartments there. The ...

Grifols acquires RM7.8b stake in Shanghai RAAS

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MADRID • Grifols SA agreed to pay about US$1.9 billion (RM7.76 billion) for a stake in Shanghai RAAS Blood Products Co, gaining a major ...

Yum China banks on robot servers, AI menus to defy slowdown

The nation’s biggest fast-food chain, which operates the KFC and Pizza Hut brands, is launching new restaurants at the 2nd-fastest pace in 30 years ...

The mind distracted — technology’s battle for our attention

All of us experience ‘persuasive tech’ on a daily basis, such as through the endless autoplay function
PARIS • Between distractions, diversions and the ...

Singapore’s Grab raises RM6.2b from SoftBank fund

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SINGAPORE • Leading South-East Asian ride-hailing provider Grab raised about US$1.5 billion (RM6.15 billion) from SoftBank Group Corp’s ...