A fresh infusion of investment cash pushed Twitter's market ...
Dec 16th, 2010
(AFP/File) - A fresh infusion of investment cash pushed Twitter's market value up to 3.7 billion dollars on Wednesday with the number of people using the microblogging service climbing to 175 million.(AFP/File/Nicholas Kamm) -
BANGKOK (AP) - The United Nations closed its main office in Bangkok, dozens of schools were shut and civil servants skipped work as stone-throwing protesters battled through clouds of tear gas in renewed assaults on key government buildings in the Thai capital on Monday. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Jared Ferrie YANGON (Reuters) - Yangon General Hospital was once the jewel in the crown of one of Southeast Asia's best healthcare systems. It is a scene that Myanmar's reformist government hopes to change as it ratchets up spending on the sector and seeks foreign investment to revive one of Asia's sickest healthcare systems. Seve... [Full Article]
HTC on Monday announced a new gold color option for the HTC One in European countries, thus taking on the gold versions of Apple's iPhone 5s and Samsung's Galaxy S4. Unlike the 18-carat gold HTC One MOBO-branded device that costs $4,500 and was first shown about a month ago, the new HTC One handset only comes with a gold paint job and is just one o... [Full Article]
By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter shares soared more than 9 percent on Monday to their highest level since the company's initial public offering after a spate of product announcements that could boost its revenue prospects. Twitter has mostly traded in the low-$40 range in recent weeks since November 7, when shares briefly topped... [Full Article]
Good news was finally good news for the stock market on Friday. Stocks rose sharply in afternoon trading after the government reported a fourth straight month of solid U.S. job gains, the latest encouraging ... (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]