Category: Business

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staffOctober 9, 2018

Virgin Galactic to reach space in weeks

Entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson has said that Virgin Galactic is “weeks” away from its first trip into space. “We should ...

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staffSeptember 24, 2018

Weight Watchers drops ‘weight’ from name

Weight Watchers has unveiled a slimmed down version of its name, rebranding itself WW, in what it says marks “the ...

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staffSeptember 20, 2018

Amazon considering opening 3,000 cashierless stores

Amazon is considering opening up to 3,000 new cashier-less stores by 2021 to vie for shoppers at convenience stores and ...

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

Coca-Cola ‘in talks’ over cannabis-infused drinks

Coca-Cola is best known for its eponymous caffeine-based drink, but the firm now appears to be experimenting with a different ...

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

Wall Street salaries highest since 2008 crisis

Salaries on Wall Street rose last year to their highest level since the 2008 financial crisis. The figures come from ...

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staffSeptember 17, 2018

Time magazine sold to tech billionaire

Time magazine is changing hands once again, nearly eight months after it was sold to US media group Meredith Corporation. ...

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staffSeptember 14, 2018

VW to stop production of iconic Beetle in 2019

Volkswagen said Thursday it would stop producing its Beetle compact car in 2019, ending a model that looked backward to ...

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staffSeptember 11, 2018

Alibaba, Russian tech firm Mail.ru agree joint e-commerce venture

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and Russian technology group Mail.ru on Tuesday said they would launch a joint e-commerce venture in ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2018

Trump calls on Apple to move production from China to US

U.S. President Donald Trump called Saturday for Apple to make its products in the U.S. instead of China to avoid ...

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staffSeptember 7, 2018

Elon Musk smokes pot on live podcast

Days after Elon Musk made headlines for repeating unsubstantiated allegations that a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue ...