WATCH: Boeing hit by claims of poor production on Dreamliner jets

2019-05-24 22:53

Poor production and oversight at a Boeing factory may compromise the safety of the company's 787 Dreamliner jets, current and ex-staff of the plant have told the New York Times.

WATCH: Safaricom, Vodacom plan $13 million M-Pesa deal

2019-05-24 18:05

Kenya's Safaricom will start a joint venture with Vodacom to acquire the intellectual property rights of M-Pesa from Britain's Vodafone, Safaricom's CEO has said.

Microsoft pulls Huawei products from one of its cloud server catalogues

2019-05-24 10:53

Microsoft has removed Huawei from one of its websites offering cloud gear, a week after the US government blacklisted the Chinese company.

WATCH: Alphabet launches new initiative to curb toxic comments online

2019-05-23 17:06

Jigsaw's head of partnerships and business development Patricia Georgiou discusses Google parent company Alphabet's tool to help in monitoring online conversations and giving people the tools to control their experience.

WATCH: After Huawei, US may blacklist more China tech

2019-05-22 19:13

The Trump administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the top two economies could be further inflamed.

WATCH: Don't buy Tesla shares on the big dip, says Jeff Tomasulo

2019-05-22 16:47

Vespula Capital CEO Jeff Tomasulo tells Reuters' Fred Katayama investors should not succumb to temptation to buy Tesla shares, which are trading at nearly half their peak. He worrIes about the increased competition Tesla is up against.

World’s biggest miner sees coal's era ending in shift to the battery age

2019-05-22 13:00

BHP Group, the world’s biggest miner, sees the outlook for thermal coal as challenged and won’t add production as it prioritises growth in commodities tied to the shift to renewable energy and electric transport.

WATCH: HSBC plans more China tech jobs in push for market share

2019-05-22 11:50

HSBC plans to add more than a 1 000 jobs this year at its technology development centres in China, as the Asia-focused lender seeks to bolster its presence in the world's second largest economy.

WATCH: Staring at screens seriously hurts your child's development

2019-05-21 20:34

Screen time unfortunately is an inescapable reality of modern childhood.

WATCH: Toyota tries to strike delicate balance in US-China trade war

2019-05-21 19:21

Toyota last month announced two deals in China that were small in size but large in strategic planning, as internal documents seen by Reuters show the automaker made careful strategic moves to keep the US on side in the midst of trade tensions.


WATCH: Trump pledges $16 billion to farmers hurt by trade war

2019-05-24 19:14

President Donald Trump has rolled out another $16bn in aid for farmers hurt by his trade policies, insisting the money "all comes from China," specifically the tariffs on Chinese goods.

Why the members of a board matter

2019-05-24 14:59

What does the board of directors of a company actually do? A lot – or at least they should be. That’s why you need to make sure the board members of the businesses you are invested in are worth their salt.

WATCH: Moon village plans released by design firm

2019-05-24 08:52

American architecture firm, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, working with the European Space Agency and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology developed a concept for the first self-sufficient human lunar settlement, which they are calling 'Moon Village.'

WATCH: Facial recognition: what's in a face?

2019-05-22 21:04

Amazon shareholders will on Wednesday vote on the company's sale of the controversial technology to US police authorities.

WATCH: Queen shown how self-service machine works

2019-05-22 18:45

The Queen is given a demonstration of a self-service till and shown a replica window of the original Sainsbury's store at an exhibition commemorating the 150th anniversary of the supermarket.

Huawei woes widen as Asian carriers begin dropping its handsets

2019-05-22 13:33

Wireless operators in Asia have begun to drop Huawei mobile phones after the US put the Chinese telecom-gear giant on a blacklist blocking it from buying vital American components.

Grand Parade's Hassen Adams to switch to non-executive chair

2019-05-22 12:12

The group's current executive chair, Dr Hassen Adams, will switch to the role of non-executive chair from the start of July.

WATCH: YOLO, FOMO, and the rise of travel as cultural signifier

2019-05-21 21:54

Social media and the YOLO/FOMO culture has given rise to a desire to travel more as a survey in the US and UK found that nearly half of 10 500 respondents say they are now compromising on daily expenses in order to travel more.

WATCH: Londoners react to Google cutting ties with Huawei

2019-05-21 20:01

Londoners react to the announcement that Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world's smartphones, said it was beginning to cut ties with China's Huawei.

WATCH: Harley shows off its all-electric bike as it fights off $100m in EU Tariffs

2019-05-21 18:20

Harley-Davidson is excited about its LiveWire electric motorcycle that allegedly can go zero to 60 mph in three seconds, even as it contends with retaliatory tariffs from the European Union, and the ire of President Trump.

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