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KHARTOUM (Reuters) -The Sudanese army faces widening opposition to this week's coup with the U.N. Security Council on Thursday urging the restoration of the civilian-led transitional government and activists in Sudan mobilising for protests this weekend.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia News Network): Billionaire Lucio Tan has thrown Philippine Airlines (PAL) another lifeline — which will also tighten his hold on its publicly-listed parent, PAL Holdings Inc. — through a fresh capital infusion aimed at keeping the financially troubled flag carrier flying.
KHARTOUM (Reuters) -The World Bank halted disbursements for operations in Sudan on Wednesday in response to the military's seizure of power from a transitional government, while state oil company workers, doctors and pilots joined civilian groups opposing the takeover.
VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/Asia News Network): The government of Vietnam has donated US$2.21 million as well as medical equipment worth US$2.27 million to the Lao government for use in the response to the Covid-19 outbreak.
(Reuters) -Microsoft Corp on Tuesday forecast a strong end to the calendar year thanks to its booming cloud business but said supply chain woes will continue to dog key units such as those producing its Surface laptops and Xbox gaming consoles.
(Reuters) -Google owner Alphabet Inc on Tuesday reported higher than expected third-quarter ad sales, a sign that the business is overcoming new limits on tracking mobile users and that online shopping is as popular as ever heading into the holiday season.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia News Network): The Covid-19 pandemic shed $43 billion from the Philippine economy last year — the eighth-highest economic toll among 15 Asian economies, as the tourism- and services-dependent region suffered from lockdowns to contain the deadly coronavirus, the think tank Japan Center for Economic Research (Jcer) said on Monday (Oct 25).
SEOUL (AFP): The de-facto leader of South Korea's sprawling Samsung group Lee Jae-yong was convicted Tuesday (Oct 26) of illegally using the anaesthetic drug propofol, the latest legal travail to beset the multi-billionaire.
(Reuters) - The surge in Tesla Inc's stock market value beyond $1 trillion on Monday is a double bonanza for Chief Executive Elon Musk, the electric car maker's largest shareholder.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cryptocurrency products and funds had record inflows last week to the tune of $1.5 billion, their 10th straight week of investments, as optimism soared with the trading of bitcoin exchange traded funds, a report from digital asset manager CoinShares showed on Monday.