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SAN FRANCISCO Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it would build a web page to allow users to see which Russian propaganda accounts they have liked or followed, after U.S. lawmakers demanded that the social network be more open about the reach of the accounts.

Facebook to let users see if they 'liked' Russian accounts

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 22 Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it would build a web page to allow users to see which Russian propaganda accounts they have liked or followed, after U.S. lawmakers demanded that the social network be more open about the reach of the accounts.

Peter Thiel sells most of remaining Facebook stake

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Facebook to open Nigerian hub next year in African tech drive

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Tech, Africa Nov 22 2017

Tuesday Morning Briefing

Officials accuse U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of violating a federal law on child soldiers, Tencent surpasses Facebook to become the world’s fifth-most valuable company and Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe faces the start of the impeachment process.

Facebook to meet Russian regulators to discuss compliance: TASS

MOSCOW Facebook plan to meet Russian regulators in late December or early January to discuss compliance, TASS news agency cited the head of Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor as saying on Tuesday.

Tech, Nov 21 2017

Facebook to meet Russian regulators to discuss compliance -TASS

MOSCOW, Nov 21 Facebook plan to meet Russian regulators in late December or early January to discuss compliance, TASS news agency cited the head of Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor as saying on Tuesday.

Tencent's stellar share rally sees it surpass Facebook in market value

HONG KONG Tencent Holdings Ltd has racked up some impressive gains this week - becoming the first Chinese firm to be worth more than $500 billion and surpassing Facebook to be the world's fifth-most valuable company. | Video

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Honda to use Facebook to find owners with defective Takata airbags

Honda Motor Co Ltd said on Monday it will use Facebook Inc's custom audiences tool to find car owners with defective Takata airbags.

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Israel prepares to send tax bills to Facebook, Google: report

JERUSALEM Israel is planning to send tax bills within a year to internet companies Google and Facebook, financial newspaper TheMarker reported on Wednesday, joining efforts by several countries, including the European Union, to get the internet giants to pay more tax.

Tech, Nov 15 2017