Tag Archives: Economy

06Jan/17

Japan defends Toyota after Trump tweets

The Japanese government defends Toyota Motor Corp after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump criticized the automaker’s plan to build a new factory in Mexico.

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17Dec/16

Google develops floating data centers propelled by windmill-like kites

After developing self-driving cars, Google is set to bring its innovation prowess to the seas, with a novel new ship propulsion system that uses kite energy.
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12Dec/16

Trump considering Fiorina for director of national intelligence: New York Times

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks to former chief executive of Hewlett-Packard Carly Fiorina about the job of director of national intelligence, the New York Times reports.

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12Dec/16

Lockheed Martin says company already cut F-35 costs

Lockheed Martin executive says company already cut F-35 costs in response to Donald Trump’s tweet against the company’s costs.
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12Dec/16

IMF’s Lagarde stands trial over state payout

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde stands trial for her role in a 400 million euro payout as French finance minister in 2008 to businessman Bernard Tapie, at the Cour de Justice de la Republique, saying she is confident she has done nothing wrong. Mia Womersley reports. Continue reading