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Exclusive: Ride-hailing firm Grab plans major investment in Vietnam - top executive

Aug 26 2019

SINGAPORE Singapore-based ride-hailing firm Grab is set to invest "several hundred million dollars" in Vietnam where the company sees its next major growth market, just weeks after it unveiled a $2 billion plan in Indonesia. | Video

China's Huawei sees little impact on sales from U.S. broadside

Mar 27 2019

(In March 26 story, modifies paragraph 13 to show that Reuters could not independently verify Huawei's ownership structure; corrects paragraph 20 to show that Huawei is the No. 3 vendor of smartphones)

Facebook meeting shows challenges ahead for proposed 'oversight board'

Feb 21 2019

SINGAPORE Facebook's new effort to bring outside experts into its content review process promises to be complicated and possibly contentious, if discussions this week at a meeting in Singapore are any indication.

Explainer: What is China's Huawei Technologies and why is it controversial?

Dec 07 2018

The arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive at China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and daughter of the founder and CEO, jolted the global business community on Thursday and raised fears that a truce in the U.S.-China trade war could come to a swift end.

Explainer - What is China's Huawei Technologies and why is it controversial?

Dec 06 2018

The arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive at China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and daughter of the founder and CEO, jolted the global business community on Thursday and raised fears that a truce in the U.S.-China trade war could come to a swift end.

EXPLAINER-Who is China's Huawei Technologies and why is it controversial?

Dec 06 2018

Dec 6 The arrest in Canada of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive at China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and daughter of the founder and CEO, jolted the global business community on Thursday and raised fears that a truce in the U.S.-China trade war could come to a swift end.

Netflix CEO Hastings says no plans for cheaper India offerings

Nov 10 2018

SINGAPORE Netflix chief executive Reed Hastings said that the streaming video company had no plans for cheaper prices in the hotly competitive India market and that an executive's comments suggesting otherwise had been "misunderstood."

RPT-UPDATE 2-Netflix steps up original Asian content to hook international viewers

Nov 08 2018

SINGAPORE, Nov 8 Netflix Inc unveiled a plan on Thursday to make 17 more original productions in Asia including Thai and Chinese language shows, as the U.S. firm seeks to attract new international users through more local content.

Netflix steps up original Asian content to hook international viewers

Nov 08 2018

SINGAPORE Netflix Inc unveiled a plan on Thursday to make 17 more original productions in Asia including Thai and Chinese language shows, as the U.S. firm seeks to attract new international users through more local content.

Smartphone slowdown tests new leadership at Taiwan's chip champion

Sep 05 2018

HSINCHU, Taiwan In late August, the new chairman of chip-making titan Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co , Mark Liu, got the sort of news that would make any boss smile: his biggest competitor was throwing in the towel.

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