HONG KONG: Asia's internet firms are challenging the region's traditional banks for consumer finances, tapping their massive user networks for business and following a trail blazed in China by tech giants Alibaba and Tencent. The push into banking by companies better known for their messaging apps ...
PITTSBURGH — Just a ho-hum Sunday afternoon, the Islanders strolling around the visiting locker room, having postgame snacks, chatting about the Masters. No celebration, no blaring music, no big grins ... Read more
JAKARTA: More than 190 million Indonesians are set to cast their ballots Wednesday (Apr 17) in one of the world's biggest one-day elections. Voters in the Muslim-majority country will choose a new pre ... Read more
It’s unusual to see groups of kids playing in the streets of New York City anymore. (At least without an adult supervising.) But in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with parents at work a ... Read more
MANILA, Philippines – A bill that seeks to provide better inclusion for persons with disability (PWD) in the country’s workforce has been filed in Senate. Senate Bill 1249 filed by Senator Bam Aquino ... Read more
MANILA, Philippines – Rain or Shine suffered a big blow in its semifinals bid against Magnolia after starting guard Maverick Ahanmisi went down with an ankle injury in Game 1. However, it turned out t ... Read more
Volkswagen is pushing its joint venture partners including SK Innovation (SKI) to build electric car battery plants which have at least one Gigawatt manufacturing capacity, Chief Executive Herbert Die ... Read more
A man with a history of weapons charges and fleeing from police was arrested early Sunday in Davis County after deputies say he was caught with a stolen shotgun after more than doubling the speed limi ... Read more