EU Wants Tariff Battle With US To End As Biden Scheduled In Brussels Next Week

The European Union and the United States are seeking to mend the transatlantic relationship that was impeded by tit for tat tariffs surrounding the granting of government subsidy for Airbus and Boeing respectively. According to reports, the EU is now asking the US to pledge an end to their aircraft-related tariffs when representatives of the…

Apple To Not Roll Out ‘Private Relay’ Privacy Feature For China

A new privacy function called “private relay” which can help to hide users’ web browsing behaviour from Apple, internet providers and advertisers, was among the host of new privacy protections that were unveiled by apple Inc. at its recently held annual conference for software developers. There has been pressure on Apple to reduce down the…

Samsung Betting On 5G Orders From Europe For Growth In Its Network Equipment Business

With the widening of 5G networks and the industry leader Huawei Technologies of China now focused on its domestic market, Samsung Electronics is depending on its business opportunities of Europe for maintaining its growth momentum of its network equipment business, according to a senior executive of the South Korean company. According to market research firm…

ExxonMobil’s Offshore Drilling Challenges By Guyanese Citizens On Climate Grounds

Two environment conscious citizens of Guyana have filed a lawsuit against the government demanding an end to offshore drilling by ExxonMobil and other large oil companies as such explorations and business activities threaten to worsen the climate crisis. The case has been filed by Quadad de Freitas, a 21-year old Indigenous tourist guide from the…

Instagram Changes Algorithm Following Alleged Bias During The Gaza Conflict

The social media platform Instagram was accused of pro-Palestinian messages during the recent Gaza conflict and now the company is trying to changing the way it showcases content. The company said that the current system provides for giving precedence for original content in its “stories” feature compared to posts that contained existing or re-shared content.…