Two Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers talk at a ...
Feb 8th, 2012
(Reuters) - Two Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers talk at a blockade on a country road north of a crime scene and east of Sedgewick, Alberta, where two R.C.M.P. officers were shot and wounded by an armed person, February 8, 2012. REUTERS/Dan Riedlhuber (CANADA - Tags: CRIME LAW TRANSPORT) -
China's anti-trust investigation into Qualcomm, the world's biggest smartphone chip maker, is likely tied to the impending $16 billion rollout of commercial fourth-generation services by China's big telecoms carriers. The probe by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planning body and price... [Full Article]
Romania's Senate on Tuesday rejected a controversial bill that would have cleared the way for a huge Canadian gold mine project that has sparked massive protests in the last two months. The House of Representatives will have the final say, however. Canadian miner Gabriel Resources, which is backed by American billionaire John Paulson and the I... [Full Article]
By Richard Balmforth KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich was flying to Russia on Friday to meet Vladimir Putin, a news agency reported, seeking aid to shore up a creaking economy while protesters back home, opposed to his U-turn away from Europe, defied police. Quoting an informed source, Ukraine's UNIAN agency said Yanukovi... [Full Article]
China Mobile Ltd, the country's largest mobile operator, said it is still negotiating with Apple Inc to offer iPhones on its network, commenting on a media report saying that a long-awaited agreement had been reached. Earlier in the day, the Wall Street Journal reported that the two giants had signed a deal, citing an anonymous source familiar... [Full Article]