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Thomson Reuters Eikon now tracks five cryptocurrencies

Financial data giant, Thomson Reuters said its Eikon platform now tracks prices of six major digital currencies. The company said its Eikon platform will provide real-time rates for six currencies across major cryptocurrency trading exchanges; encouraging efficiency and transparency within the global market place for cryptocurrency investors. The new Cryptocurrency […]

ZTE shuts US operations after ban
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ZTE shuts US operations after ban

China’s ZTE said it has ceased major part of its operation in the United States after a ban imposed by the US government. ZTE said in a statement that it is still working to find a resolution. The company said the decision had been made as a result of a […]

Telecom Italia retains Amos Genish as CEO
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Telecom Italia retains Amos Genish as CEO

Despite a revamp of its board of directors, Amos Genish has been retained as the chief executive officer of the country’s composite telecom operator. Amos Genish said in a statement that “I confirm my long-term commitment to the transformation of the group, which aims to reaffirm TIM’s position as an […]

Rocket Internet sells off Daraz Group to Alibaba
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Rocket Internet sells off Daraz Group to Alibaba

Jumia’s parent company, Rocket Internet said it has sold off Daraz Group to Alibaba. Daraz Group is an Asian eCommerce platform. Rocket Internet said it sold the company for an undisclosed amount. Daraz was founded in Pakistan in 2012. The company also operates online marketplaces in Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka […]

Sprint appoints Michel Combes as CEO
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Sprint appoints Michel Combes as CEO

America’s mobile carrier, Sprint said it has appointed Michel Combes as its new chief executive officer. Sprint said its Board of Directors has elevated Marcelo Claure to Executive Chairman. In their new roles, Claure and Combes will collaborate on the continued execution of Sprint’s strategy as well as its planned […]

Cambridge Analytica to shut down
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Cambridge Analytica to shut down

Breaking news from Guardian UK says SCL Group and its Cambridge Analytica consultancy, at the centre of this year’s Facebook privacy row, are closing, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, quoting company managers. The firm did not immediately respond to a request for comment.