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Facebook creates unit devoted to financial services

Facebook creates unit devoted to financial services

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Monday said it has created a new unit devoted to financial services to harmonise payment systems on its platform.

11 Aug 2020 2
Twitter, TikTok discuss potential combination: WSJ

Twitter, TikTok discuss potential combination: WSJ

NEW YORK: Twitter is in preliminary discussions for a possible combination with TikTok, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday, after US President Donald Trump said he would ban the app, calling it a threat to national security.

9 Aug 2020 1

Indonesia imposes 10% VAT on Facebook, Disney, Tiktok

JAKARTA: Indonesia has added more technology companies that will be obligated to apply 10% value-added tax on sales to Indonesian customers to include Facebook, Disney and TikTok, the tax office said in a statement on Friday.

7 Aug 2020 8
Indonesia imposes 10% VAT on Facebook, Disney, Tiktok
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Facebook creates unit devoted to financial services

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook on Monday said it has created a new unit devoted to financial services to harmonise payment systems on its platform.

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Facebook creates unit devoted to financial services
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Tech titans say Trump block on worker visas harms US

SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon, Apple and Facebook are among tech industry titans and organizations signing onto a court filing saying US President Donald Trump's move blocking visas for skilled workers hurts the country.

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Tech titans say Trump block on worker visas harms US
9 Aug 2020

Twitter, TikTok discuss potential combination: WSJ

NEW YORK: Twitter is in preliminary discussions for a possible combination with TikTok, the Wall Street Journal reported Saturday, after US President Donald Trump said he would ban the app, calling it a threat to national security.

9 Aug 2020 1
Twitter, TikTok discuss potential combination: WSJ
7 Aug 2020

Indonesia imposes 10% VAT on Facebook, Disney, Tiktok

JAKARTA: Indonesia has added more technology companies that will be obligated to apply 10% value-added tax on sales to Indonesian customers to include Facebook, Disney and TikTok, the tax office said in a statement on Friday.

7 Aug 2020 8
Indonesia imposes 10% VAT on Facebook, Disney, Tiktok
6 Aug 2020

US wants to eliminate Chinese apps from US app stores

WASHINGTON: The US is expanding its China-targeted Clean Network programme to include Chinese-made cellphone apps and cloud computing services that it claims are security risks, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday.

6 Aug 2020 41
US wants to eliminate Chinese apps from US app stores
6 Aug 2020

Samsung upgrades folding smartphone in move to rev up sales

SAN FRANCISCO: Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a second-generation folding smartphone along with other new gadgetry aiming to jump-start sales in a market hit hard by the global pandemic.

6 Aug 2020
Samsung upgrades folding smartphone in move to rev up sales
6 Aug 2020

Applications for NBTC board to start this month

The application period for new board members of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is expected to begin this month.

6 Aug 2020
5 Aug 2020

Time to take notes

With this pandemic climate still lingering, many companies have delayed launching their new products, but not Samsung who showed their new smart gadgets to the Thai media yesterday.

5 Aug 2020 4
Time to take notes
5 Aug 2020

SpaceX completes test flight of Mars rocket prototype

HOUSTON: SpaceX on Tuesday successfully completed a flight of less than a minute of the largest prototype ever tested of the future rocket Starship, which the company hopes to use one day to colonize Mars.

5 Aug 2020 2
SpaceX completes test flight of Mars rocket prototype
4 Aug 2020

TikTok lovers rage against Trump threat of US ban

SAN FRANCISCO: A TikTok star pounds a beat as she weaves lyrics mocking the idea of US President Donald Trump banning the short-form video sharing app.

4 Aug 2020 7
TikTok lovers rage against Trump threat of US ban