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FM Qureshi offers African countries low-cost technology, manpower

01 January, 2020 11:33 pm 11:33 pm

NAIROBI (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday offered the African countries to provide cheap technology and manpower. Addressing the Pakistan-Africa Trade Development Conference in Nairobi, he said that Pak-Kenya bilateral trade has reached US$1 billion. He termed Kenya a future door of Africa. The minister said that Pakistan had wiped out … Read More

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Toyota’s not alone in the slow lane to self-driving cars

10 October, 2019 10:15 am 10:15 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – When Toyota Motor Corp launches its all-battery Lexus next year, the luxury model will be able to drive autonomously on highways, a big step for the Japanese automaker, which has so far trailed rivals in bringing self-driving cars to market. Announced at the Tokyo Motor Show this week, the new Lexus shows … Read More

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Huawei in early talks with US firms to license 5G platform – Huawei e...

10 October, 2019 8:06 am 8:06 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Blacklisted Chinese telecoms equipment giant Huawei is in early-stage talks with some US telecoms companies about licensing its 5G network technology to them, a Huawei executive said. Vincent Pang, senior vice president and board director at the company said some firms had expressed interest in both a long-term deal or a one-off … Read More

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China’s Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging st...

08 August, 2019 9:41 am 9:41 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft , the ride-hailing giants that are expanding into scooter-sharing, would be among the customers for the new semi-autonomous vehicles … Read More

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Tesla needs more time to turn profit; founding engineer steps down

07 July, 2019 9:03 am 9:03 am

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc pushed back its profit timeline once again after missing financial targets in the second quarter, while announcing that the pioneer of the company’s electric batteries, JB Straubel, was stepping down from his role as chief technology officer. A quarterly loss was deeper than expected, and despite record deliveries in the quarter, … Read More

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US firms may get nod to restart Huawei sales in two-four weeks

07 July, 2019 10:59 am 10:59 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US may approve licenses for companies to re-start new sales to Huawei in as little as two weeks, according to a senior US official, in a sign President Donald Trump’s recent effort to ease restrictions on the Chinese company could move forward quickly. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment maker, was … Read More


US may scale back Huawei trade restrictions to help existing customers

05 May, 2019 9:00 am 9:00 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US Commerce Department said it may soon scale back restrictions on Huawei Technologies after this week’s blacklisting would have made it nearly impossible for the Chinese company to service its existing customers. The Commerce Department, which had effectively halted Huawei’s ability to buy American-made parts and components, is considering issuing … Read More

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Facebook rejects co-founder call for breakup, senator urges US antitrust pr...

05 May, 2019 9:22 am 9:22 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc quickly rejected a call from co-founder Chris Hughes to split the world’s largest social media company in three, while lawmakers urged the US Justice Department to launch an antitrust investigation. Facebook has been under scrutiny from regulators around the world over data sharing practices as well as hate speech and … Read More

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US rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot ‘brain’

05 May, 2019 8:18 am 8:18 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US trade officials rejected Tesla Inc’s bid for relief from President Donald Trump’s 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot “brain” of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China’s industrial development plans. According to documents filed by the US Trade Representative’s office (USTR) … Read More

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COAS Qamar Bajwa inaugurates National University of Technology

04 April, 2019 3:09 pm 3:09 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa inaugurated the National University of Technology (NUTECH) on Wednesday. According to the ISPR, NUTECH Rector Lieutenant General (Retired) Khalid Asghar briefed the COAS about academic activities and strategic education plan of the university. The COAS lauded the role and hard work of … Read More

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Abu Dhabi aims to lure start-ups with investment in new technology hub

03 March, 2019 10:28 pm 10:28 pm

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Abu Dhabi will commit up to 1 billion dirhams ($272 million) to support technology start-ups, it said on Sunday, in a dedicated hub as part of efforts to diversify its economy. US tech giant Microsoft will be a strategic partner, providing technology and cloud services to the businesses that join the … Read More

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Tesla debuts $35,000 Model 3, sees loss in first quarter

03 March, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla Inc said on Thursday it would not be profitable in the first quarter, as it offered for the first time a $35,000 (£26,400) version of its Model 3 sedan and said its global sales would now be online-only, steps designed to increase demand and cut overhead costs for the electric … Read More

Samsung slashes capex, calls end to chip boom after record third quarter

10 October, 2018 10:50 am 10:50 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) slashed 2018 capex by more than a quarter on Wednesday and warned of lower profit until early next year, calling an end to a two-year boom in memory chips that fuelled record third-quarter profit. The downbeat forecast by the world’s biggest maker of memory chips and smartphones … Read More

Google drops out of bidding for $10 billion Pentagon data deal

10 October, 2018 9:34 am 9:34 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said it was no longer vying for a $10 billion (£7.6 billion) cloud computing contract with the US Defence Department, in part because the company’s new ethical guidelines do not align with the project, without elaborating. Google said in a statement “we couldn’t be assured that [the JEDI … Read More

Asian firms shuffle production around the region as China tariffs hit

09 September, 2018 8:31 am 8:31 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – A growing number of Asian manufacturers of products ranging from memory chips to machines tools are moving to shift production from China to other factories in the region in the wake of US President Donald Trump’s tariffs on Chinese imports. Companies including SK Hynix of South Korea and Mitsubishi Electric, Toshiba Machine … Read More