Business & Economy

EU fines Google record $2.7bn over shopping service

Google handed record €2.42bn fine for breaching competition rules in online shopping service.

EU fines Google $2.7bn for breaching competition rules

Africa

South Africa government blamed as millions live in shacks

South Africa is one of the largest industrial economies in Africa, but up to 10 million people live in shacks in informal settlements.

Business & Economy

Japan's airbag firm Takata files for bankruptcy

Tokyo-based car-components manufacturer is facing lawsuits and costs over airbag defect linked to at least 16 deaths.

Japan's airbag firm Takata files for bankruptcy

Counting the Cost

The crude oil bear

Why are crude oil prices back in bear-market territory and what does it mean for OPEC's latest deal?

Counting the Cost

Brexit: One year on

Is the economy taking on a more important role when it comes to Brexit?

Asia

E-commerce makes its debut in Afghanistan

Shah Faisal, a young entrepreneur in Afghanistan, is overcoming the odds to introduce online shopping to the capital Kabul. Al Jazeera’s Rob McBride reports from Kabul.

US & Canada

Alibaba seeks to link US and Chinese businesses

The Chinese online sales company Alibaba is one of the global giants of e-commerce. It dwarfs Amazon in transactions - 278 million on its biggest day compared with 37 million on Amazon’s busiest.

United States

Uber's CEO steps down after shareholder revolt

Kalanick taking time out to heal from mother's death and giving company 'room to embrace new chapter in Uber's history'.

Uber's CEO and cofounder Travis Kalanick steps down

Asia Pacific

Many struggle over China’s extended fishing ban

Beijing’s annual fishing ban on all Chinese waters has been extended in a bid to revive depleting fish stocks.

Business & Economy

Qatar banks have sufficient dollar liquidity

Top commercial bank executives say local banks have enough reserves adding that withdrawals have been limited.

Qatar banks have sufficient dollar liquidity

Sport

Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain

Spanish prosecutors file claim against Manchester United manager for tax fraud while he was managing Real Madrid.

Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain

Business & Economy

Barclays bank, former bosses charged over Qatar funding

John Varley and three other former bank managers charged with fraud linked to fundraising during 2008 financial crisis.

Barclays bank, former bosses charged over Qatar funding

Asia Pacific

Fears as Indonesia phases out iconic taxi Bemo

Jakarta's government is phasing out an iconic mode of public transport in the capital.

Opinion

Dear Jeff Bezos, remember that charity begins at home

Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos asked for help giving away his billions. How about paying his workers a living wage?

Mark LeVine

by Mark LeVine

Mark LeVine

Opinion

Manufacturing the China Dream

Xi's grand strategy looks to reconstitute regional and global consensus through the acquisition of ideological consent.

Amar Diwakar

by Amar Diwakar

Amar Diwakar