A year after announcing it would open an office in Jakarta, Twitter has finally hired a team to develop business in the market of 250 million people as the company works to overcome weak global growth in users and advertising revenu...
It's been a turbulent few months for the markets, led by China's economic rebalancing. But with all the talk of Asia's slowing growth, it's easy to forget about two of the other big drags on on the global economic outlook – Brazil and Russia. Show More Summary
Information and communications technologies could bring far-ranging levels of sustainable prosperity and opportunity to all corners of the world within the next 15 years, according to research published by the BT-backed Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and Accenture. Show More Summary
With the population booming on Colorado’s Front Range, Danny Frank recently took time to examine how the fly fishing industry can manage sustainable growth, and identified three areas that need a makeover: water laws, conservation practices, and controlling social media. … more ?
Kantar has released its analysis of sales in the smartphone market for the 3 months ending in July 2015, and once more we’re covering the numbers for Windows Phone in this time period. Unsurprisingly, the numbers are mostly positive. Europe: Microsoft’s Windows Phones managed to grab 11.1 percent of marketshare in the EU5 market in the last […]
New, tissue-like, 3D microenvironment made of hydrogel offers cancer researchers a better way to study tumor growth and behavior than the current standard hard, flat plastic plate.
In a previous article I described why dividend investors should look beyond typical dividend growth screens. I am basically finding that investors who take the time to study the numbers for every individual business one at a time, are much more likely to uncover hidden gems. Show More Summary
Economists tend to focus on reforms that came after 1979 when explaining China’s soaring economic growth. This column argues that they shouldn’t. Mao’s policies also had a huge effect and should not be ignored. Economists and policymakers would do well to look further back in history. A long-term perspective might also help them bust a few myths along the way.
As per IAMAI’s research, Indian eCommerce market will cross Rs 1 lakh crore mark by the end of 2015 and within this segment, mobile commerce is reflecting the fastest growth. In 2013, only 10% of Indian phone users had a smartphone,Show More Summary
Yes, growth is slowing, but Beijing is on a more sustainable path.
If Australia is to avoid sliding into a recession, household spending and exports will need to record strong growth.
A fall in oil prices, coupled with weak data on manufacturing in China and America, heightened concerns over global economic growth, undercutting shares.
If Canadians are anxious about the recession economists keep talking about, it’s tough to tell. “Elsewhere there’s growth and today one of the greatest monthly growths occurred in June, so it’s clear that the Canadian economy is growing”, the prime minister said in Burlington, Ont. where he pledged new support for Canadian manufacturers hit hard
Qihoo 360 Technology, which offers a Web portal and antivirus software in China, said second-quarter net income more than doubled as it saw growth in advertising revenue and users.
GPD data drags local unit to fresh sub-US70c low as analysts predict further falls.
The Australian economy grew 0.2% in the June quarter against analyst expectations for 0.4%.
If you have diabetes and cancer, here's some hope. In a new research report, scientists reveal a newly discovered tissue- and organ-specific mechanism that regulates blood vessel growth, and when inhibited reduced the growth of tumors in diabetic mice.
Shares fell close to 3 percent.
US stocks end sharply lower as Chinese economic data stoke growth concerns.
Economic growth outside of the U.S. faces a rough stretch, the co-vice chairman of one of Asia’s largest real estate businesses told Forbes on Tuesday. “The business cycle outside of the U.S. is obviously turning down,” Colin Lam, vice chairman of Henderson Land Development, said in an interview in the company’s [...]