Vishal Sikka has resigned as chief executive of Infosys, the Indian software giant announced Friday, amid tensions between the company’s board and its founders.
Australia is set to regulate virtual currency exchanges such as Bitcoin and strengthen the powers of its financial intelligence agency AUSTRAC as it cracks down on money laundering and terrorism financing.
Asian stocks followed Wall Street falling sharply lower Friday, compounding a global sell-off after a deadly Barcelona rampage claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group exacerbated mounting fears over White House turmoil.
Chinese tech giant Tencent on Wednesday reported second-quarter results that handily beat analyst estimates in an apparent validation of the company’s push to build up its entertainment and gaming businesses.
Qatar’s economy has been hit by the sanctions imposed by a Saudi-led Arab bloc but the emirate’s economy is strong enough to survive, analysts say.
US household debt reached a new record in the second quarter, surpassing a peak recorded at the start of the global financial crisis, the New York Federal Reserve Bank said Tuesday.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked 70 years of Indian independence Tuesday with an impassioned defence of his war on corruption, declaring a controversial move to flush out tax cheats a huge success that netted billions.
The European Union repeated Tuesday it would not address the issue of Britain’s future partnership with the bloc post-Brexit until progress had first been made on the terms of withdrawal.
Britain could seek a temporary customs union with the European Union after Brexit, the government said Tuesday as it prepared to publish its first detailed proposals on the future partnership.
President Donald Trump on Monday was poised to ratchet up trade tensions with China, announcing the start of an investigation into Beijing’s trade practices on intellectual property at a time when relations are already strained over North Korea.