Posts Tagged ‘Internet’

Naspers to separate Tencent stake, web assets in Dutch listing

JOHANNESBURG • Naspers Ltd plans to carve out its Internet businesses, including a US$133 billion (RM541.19 billion) stake in China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd ...

Germany’s bid to catch up on digital age hinges on 5G auction

Europe’s biggest economy seeks to transition away from its reliance on old-school engineering to a data-based economy
BERLIN • Germany’s effort to ...

China joins talks to strike a worldwide digital trade pact

By BLOOMBERG
DAVOS • China will join a group including the US and the European Union (EU) in negotiating new rules to cover the US$25 trillion (RM102.5 ...

Big plastic-trash plan is just a drop in the ocean

HOUSTON • With all those plastic-trash haters filling the Internet with images of garbage-choked oceans and demanding bans on everything from drinking ...

China rips Tencent’s news service, kills 9,300 apps

HONG KONG • China is stepping up its efforts to rein in the country’s Internet, singling out Tencent Holdings Ltd’s popular news app for spreading vulgar ...

China wants to dominate the Internet

By Emily de La Bruyere & Nathan Picarsic / BLOOMBERG
For the past year, the US and China have been engaged in a wide-ranging trade war. ...

Chinese web giants are behind Latin America’s mobile tech boom

By pouring investment into mobile commerce, the nation has found another way to dominate where America once held sway
by DANIELA GUZMAN WHEN Alex Tabor ...

Tencent in talks to join bid for Amer Sports

HONG KONG • Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd is in talks to join a Chinese investor group pursuing a takeover of Finland’s Amer Sports Oyj, people ...

As Internet stocks plunge, ‘old tech’ finds new friends

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • When it comes to tech stocks, new isn’t always better. Amid a broad sell-off in Internet stocks, investors have found a renewed ...

Tencent steps up share buyback

HONG KONG • Tencent Holdings Ltd bought back shares for a second day on Monday after its first repurchase in four years spurred speculation the battered ...

How Jack Ma became the role model for China’s start-up generation

As Ma makes plans to leave Alibaba, his legacy will be an enduring one
By BLOOMBERG / Pic By TMR Hong Kong • Long before he became China’s most ...

JBIX to lower Internet connectivity costs

by NG MIN SHEN / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS
EXTREME Broadband Sdn Bhd has launched Malaysia’s second Internet exchange, the Johor Baru Internet ...