Apple`s expected launch of its $1,000 iPhone this year would give it market capitalisation of nearly $900 billion, making it the first company ever with such a mammoth valuation.
Some of the biggest US mutual and hedge funds, including Daniel Loeb`s Third Point and Daniel Och`s Och-Ziff Capital Management, owned stakes in Snap Inc, parent of the wildly popular Snapchat messaging app.
The world's largest steelmaker ArcelorMittal on Friday reported a net profit of USD 1 billion for the quarter ended March 31, 2017 but reported a rise in net debt to USD 12.1 billion during the period.
Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it has formed a new division within its semiconductor business for contract chip manufacturing in a move to strengthen its competitiveness.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has termed the tweets of US President Donald Trump as "really important" saying it is crucial to hear from him directly for accountability`s sake.
It wasn`t the day Snap Inc -- the parent company of Snapchat -- had planned. In its first quarterly earning report after going public in March, the company saw growth slipping to its lowest in the past two years, reporting 166 million users at a growth rate of a mere 5 percent.
A leading Pakistani newspaper on Thursday urged the government to learn how China and India have deepened their trade ties despite some persisting bilateral problems.
Indian energy giant Adani on Thursday said a final investment decision on its 21.7 billion dollar Carmichael coal mine project in Australia's Queensland state was expected within this month.
Nadella stressed on creating local opportunities in the countries where a company operates.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday named a new head of mobile marketing and a new China chief as part of an executive reshuffle designed to prevent a "decline" in momentum following the arrest of its vice chairman.
As confusion looms over the future of the H1-B visa programme, an investment-facilitating firm is targeting rich Indians with the EB5 visa, popularly known as the "Golden Visa", that promises a faster route to US citizenship.
Slovak Finance Minister Peter Kazimir suggested on Wednesday that the International Monetary Fund was on board for financing Greece's third bailout.
Apple Inc became the first US company to top the $800 billion mark in market capitalization.
Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential election is "good news" for trade-reliant Asia as it eases fears of rising protectionism in Europe, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday.
In yet another milestone, Apple's market capitalisation briefly soared past $800 billion threshold, making it the first company ever with such a mammoth valuation.
Semi-autonomous Macau has already taken steps to help stop cash flows from the mainland as Beijing seeks to curb capital flight due to a struggling yuan.
European equities dipped, with French shares, which hit 9 1/2-year highs on Friday, underperforming the wider market.
China`s April imports rose 11.9 percent, cooling from March`s 20.3 percent rise, official data showed on Monday, and missing analysts` expectations for an 18 percent rise.
Brent crude futures were at $49.82 per barrel at 0323 GMT on Monday, up 72 cents, or 1.47 percent, from their last close.
The euro hit a six-month high against the dollar on Monday while Asian shares gained and US stock futures briefly touched a record high, on investor relief after centrist Emmanuel Macron comfortably won the French presidential election.