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Alphabet shares fall as Google misses on sales, YouTube revenue disappoints

02 February, 2020 9:57 am 9:57 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s  new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai unveiled sales figures that investors have long demanded, but shares fell 5% as Google’s advertising business and the new data about YouTube and Google Cloud broadly disappointed. Pichai had sought to counter slowing revenue growth in the company’s main advertising business by pointing to … Read More

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Alibaba Singles’ Day sales hit $23 billion in first nine hours

11 November, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

HANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Inc on Monday said sales for its annual Singles’ Day shopping blitz hit 158.31 billion yuan ($22.63 billion) in its first nine hours, up 25% from 126.72 billion yuan at the same point last year. Akin to Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the United … Read More

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Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

05 May, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress to complete the sale of over $8 billion (£6.3 billion) worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. The Trump administration informed congressional committees that it will go ahead with … Read More