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    Twitter beats on revenue, sees rise in daily users viewing ads

    Reuters . San Francisco | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    Twitter Inc posted a better-than-expected second-quarter revenue on Friday and an uptick in daily users who see advertisements on the site, driven by changes to...

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    WhatsApp to roll out payments feature in India this year

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    WhatsApp will roll out its payments service in India this year following a year-long pilot, its global chief Will Cathcart has said, as the Facebook-owned...

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    Huawei’s ties with partners FedEx, Flex fray on US-China tensions

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    US FedEx Corp on Friday again apologised and blamed Washington’s ban on Huawei for being ‘unclear’ as Beijing deepened an investigation into why the delivery...

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    Unit prices of SEML-managed MFs increase abnormally

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    The prices of three mutual funds, which are managed by Strategic Equity Management Limited, unusually shot up recently. Stock market experts said the record breaking...

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    New SIM tax affects MNP service

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on July 27, 2019

    Changing mobile operators by customers through the mobile number portability (MNP) service has slowed down significantly due to imposition of increased tax on SIM replacement...

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    Samsung delayed Galaxy Fold now ready for Sept launch

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will go on sale from September in selected markets after the launch was delayed by...

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    Grameenphone says BTRC’s NOC suspension over audit claim unacceptable

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019

    Grameenphone chief executive officer Michael Foley on Thursday said that the suspension of no-objection certificate issuance by the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission to the...

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    Huawei H1 revenue up about 30pc despite US ban

    Reuters | Updated at 12:00am on July 24, 2019

    Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s revenue grew roughly 30 per cent in the first half after select teams secured critical supplies to keep production going despite...

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    BTRC halts NOC issuance to GP, Robi over unpaid audit claims

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission on Monday halted issuance of any sort of no-objection certificates to two mobile phone operators — Grameenphone and Robi. The...

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    EU clears Vodafone’s $22b Liberty deal

    Reuters . Brussels/London | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Brussels gave its blessing to Vodafone’s $22 billion purchase of Liberty Global’s cable networks in Germany and central Europe, clearing the way for the British...