Mastercard receives strict EU fine

The European Commission fined MasterCard € 570 million ($ 648 million) for preventing retailers from seeking

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The Huawei office building at its research and development center in Dongguan in south China's Guangdong province. Photo: AP Photo / Andy Wong

Oxford suspends Huawei funding

Oxford University said it is suspending research grants and funding Huawei donations amid growing

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Without the US, Davos will have the spotlight on Brazil and Brexit

Organizers of Davos's annual meeting next week took a bold stand on Friday after

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Front of Microsoft headquarters. Source: AFP / Lehtikuva / Vesa Moilanen / Finland OUT / Getty Images)

Microsoft promises $ 500 million to create popular housing in Seattle

At a time when technology companies are being blamed for creating housing shortages in cities around the world.

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Hitachi freezes British nuclear project

Hitachi Ltd. said on Thursday it has decided to freeze a British nuclear power project of 3 trillion yen

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Abe backs May and says Britain needs deal for Brexit

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that the world did not want to see a disorderly Brexit and that it supported

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An Ethiopian coffee grower harvests his crop. The country has a conservation plan that protects wild species of Arabica coffee. Photo: Sayyid Azim / AP

Six among 10 coffee species threatened by habitat loss

Wild coffee species are under threat, with 60% facing a possible extinction, including Arabica, the

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World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Ivanka Trump attend an event on women entrepreneurship during the annual meetings of the IMF and the World Bank in Washington, USA, 14 October 2017. REUTERS / Yuri Gripas / File Photo

Ivanka will help in choosing the President of the World Bank

Ivanka Trump will help select the Trump administration of a US candidate for the position of Group President

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