Space

India's moon mission launch called off due to 'technical' problem

Space agency ISRO says launch of Chandrayaan-2 called off minutes before blast-off due to a technical snag.

India's moon mission launch called off due to 'technical' problem

Counting the Cost

What's driving Russia's interest in Africa?

We look at rising Russia-Africa trade, the economics behind the S-400 deal, and new players in the gaming industry.

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US regulators approve $5bn Facebook settlement

Facebook shares closed higher after the WSJ reported that regulators approved a major settlement over privacy issues.

US regulators approve $5bn Facebook settlement

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Boeing reshuffles management of grounded 737 Max: Reuters

Appointment of new 737 programme head reflects urgency to resume Max flights after two fatal crashes grounded fleet.

Boeing reshuffles management of grounded 737 Max: Reuters

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Ford, Volkswagen join forces in autonomous vehicle deal

The German automaker will invest in Ford Motor Co.'s autonomous-car partner Argo AI at a valuation of $7 billion.

Ford, Volkswagen join forces in autonomous vehicle deal

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The Beetle reaches the end of the road

The last of the design classic rolls off production lines.

Goodbye, 'Love Bug': the Volkswagen Beetle is going extinct

United Arab Emirates

Rocket carrying UAE satellite fails after take-off

European rocket launch service provider Arianespace says mission ended after 'anomaly occurred'.

Vega rocket launch with UAE satellite fails after take-off

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South Korea seeks US help in export dispute with Japan

Seoul planning to allocate an extra $255m to deal with impact of Japanese electronic products export curbs.

South Korea seeks US help in export dispute with Japan

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US to probe French plan to tax tech companies

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says French tax 'unfairly targets American companies'.

US to probe French plan to tax tech companies

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US may impose tariffs on French goods to protect tech firms

US government will investigate a French proposal to tax technology companies to see if it hurts American businesses.

US may impose tariffs on French goods to protect tech firms

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Virgin Galactic merger puts IPO on launchpad

Branson's countdown has begun as he aims to lead the world's first publicly traded human spaceflight company.

Virgin Galactic IPO set for blastoff

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Spotify Lite targets slower phones in emerging markets

Africa, Asia and the Middle East currently make up just 13 percent of Spotify's listeners.

Spotify targets emerging markets with stripped-down app

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Japan rebuffs South Korea's calls to scrap export curbs

Japan's industry minister says Tokyo is not planning to withdraw curbs on electronics exports to South Korea.

Japan rebuffs South Korea's calls to scrap export curbs

Counting the Cost

From start-up to unicorn in the Middle East

Ride-hailing app Careem was bought by Uber for $3bn, but what are the challenges facing start-ups in the Middle East?

Counting the Cost

Who runs OPEC? Russia, Saudi and the hunt for higher oil prices

Has the quest for higher oil prices forced Saudi Arabia to relinquish control of the cartel to Putin's Russia?