Dubai billionaire Alabbar plans messaging app for Middle East

DUBAI Billionaire Mohamed Alabbar, one of Dubai's most prominent businessmen, plans a phone messaging service for the Middle East that aims to compete with services such as WhatsApp.Alabbar, who made...

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Danish payments firm says fears 100,000 credit cards hacked

COPENHAGEN Danish payment processor company Nets has advised local banks to block up to 100,000 credit cards on suspicion their security might have been compromised by hackers, it said on...

Nintendo cuts profit outlook as yen strength offsets Pokemon

OSAKA Japanese videogames maker Nintendo Co on Wednesday reported a second-quarter operating loss, falling short of analyst estimates, due to a stronger yen that eroded the value of income earned...

Ericsson names Investor AB veteran Ekholm as CEO

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Vodafone UK fined a record 4.6 million pounds for failing customers

LONDON Britain has fined Vodafone (VOD.L) a record 4.6 million pounds ($5.60 million) for "serious and sustained" customer failures, including not updating accounts when mobile phone users topped up their...

Amazon beefs up Paris express delivery service with partnerships

PARIS Online retailer Amazon said on Wednesday it was partnering with luxury food group Fauchon, organic food chain Bio c'Bon and wine retailer Lavinia to extend the product range of...

GM's OnStar, IBM's Watson combine to market brands to drivers

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U.S. Treasury tells banks to provide details on cyber attacks

The U.S. government on Tuesday told banks to include details about cyber attacks when filing mandatory reports on fraud and money laundering, saying that will help battle digital crimes that...

Blockchain start-ups pair up on currency processing platform

LONDON Two London-based start-ups have joined forces on a platform to process currency trades with blockchain technology, in an effort to cut settlement times and costs in the $5 trillion-a-day...

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2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso First Drive

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