The World’s Fourth-Largest Economy Is Going Cashless

December 4, 2019

Via: Fortune

The world is moving towards cashless payment, and Asia is leading the charge with companies like Alibaba, Tencent, and Grab, and fast-growing mobile payment usage rates across the region. In China, more than 600 million people already use mobile payments, […]

Oil prices extend rally as cautious trade-pact optimism provides a floor

November 27, 2019

Category: Energy, Industries

Oil prices edged higher Wednesday, on a path for a fifth gain out of six sessions, as cautious optimism for a trade pact between the U.S. and China has propped up commodities prices and sent stock markets to records. Crude-market […]

Overcoming the strains facing cybersecurity

November 20, 2019

Category: Security

Consumers are no longer surprised by data breaches. And, the truth is that large scale data breaches are here to stay. In fact, according to recent research from Bitdefender, six in every ten businesses have suffered a data breach in […]

Capital, Enterprise, Finance Tech, Industries

Citi raises Apple price target on strong holiday demand for wearables like AirPods, Apple Watch

December 5, 2019


Citi raised its price target on Apple’s stock to $300 from $250, as the firm told investors it expects stronger sales and profits this holiday gift-giving season in a note titled “Why this Christmas is Different for Apple.” Apple shares […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global shares rise on optimism about US-China trade deal

December 5, 2019

Via: ABC News

Global shares mostly rose Thursday amid renewed hopes that a U.S. trade deal with China may be near despite recent tough talk from President Donald Trump. After Asian markets largely closed higher, France’s CAC 40 added nearly 0.7% to 5,839, […]

Energy, Industries

OPEC nations grapple with oversupply of oil

December 4, 2019

Via: ABC News

The world may be heading for an even greater oversupply of oil, and that possibility — which could drive down fuel and energy prices — is hanging over members of the OPEC cartel as they head into negotiations Thursday. The […]