BRUSSELS European Union privacy watchdogs will let a new EU-U.S. commercial data pact underpinning billions of dollars of transatlantic trade run for at least a year without any legal challenge, they said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK The Obama administration on Tuesday released a new directive outlining how the U.S. government intends to respond to significant cyber attacks.
SAN FRANCISCO When senior Yahoo executives gathered at a San Jose hotel for a management retreat in the spring of 2006, there was no outward sign of a company in crisis.
HONG KONG Young people thronged the streets of Hong Kong this week, keen to test Pokemon GO, a new smartphone game backed by Japan's Nintendo, capturing monsters at sites of the city's 2014 democracy protest, known as the Umbrella Revolution.
TORONTO BlackBerry Ltd unveiled a new Android-based handset on Tuesday, creating a device that combines its popular software and app catalog with the company's security and productivity features.
STUTTGART, Germany Porsche will boost the number of jobs for its first all-electric model by more than half from previous targets as part of parent Volkswagen's (VW) push to overcome its emissions scandal by embracing zero-emission cars and digital services.
Yahoo Inc shareholders may be left betting on how quickly, if at all, the former web pioneer can cash in on its multi-billion dollar stakes in two Asian peers after Monday's deal to sell its core internet assets to Verizon Communications Inc.
Verizon Communications Inc, which plans to buy Yahoo Inc to jumpstart its digital business, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue on Tuesday, citing a nearly seven-week strike by 40,000 wireline workers.
DHAKA The Bangladesh central bank said on Tuesday its Philippine counterpart had nearly completed an investigation into how $81 million of its money wound up in a Manila bank, and that it hoped for the swift return of the stolen funds.
BRUSSELS EU antitrust regulators on Tuesday accepted Paramount Pictures' concessions to end anti-competitive movie-licensing deals with British pay-TV group Sky UK, but said the case against five other Hollywood studios would continue.