Topic: New York City
SINGAPORE: The sister-in-law of Hollywood movie star George Clooney is facing a drink-driving charge in Singapore.
KUALA LUMPUR: Genting Malaysia Bhd (GenM) says its RM538 million related party transaction (RPT) to acquire a stake in Empire Resorts Inc is deemed a “worthwhile investment”.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Genting Malaysia Bhd (GenM) says its RM538 million related party transaction (RPT) in Empire Resorts Inc is deemed a “worthwhile investment”.
US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein took his own life overnight in a lower Manhattan jail cell where he was being held without bail on federal sex-trafficking charges, a source said on Saturday, adding tha...
PARIS: Giorgio Armani SpA’s sales fell for a third year as its founder and owner worked to streamline his fashion empire.
Erangel, the map that helped launch a Battle Royale genre, has been given a significant makeover in the new Season 4 update to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.
China’s new board for tech shares starts trading – TechCrunch
China’s new stock market STAR Market began operating today with 25 tech companies listed on the Science and Technology Innovation B...
Google says it wants to make it easier for users of its Maps app to find and rent shared bikes, which are now estimated to number around 18 million in cities around the world.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 17 — The federal government has managed to retrieve nearly RM1 billion in sovereign fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB)-related funds including in interests and bank grants, as ...
A 17-year-old girl with a small social media following in upstate New York was killed by a man she’d met recently on Instagram, who then posted photos of her corpse online, police said July 15.
PETALING JAYA: Girl power to Yuna! She is off to a good start with the release of her latest album, Rouge.
Google is delving into social media again with a hyperlocal service, Shoelace which tries to connect people in the same area via their interests.
The United States won a record-extending fourth women’s World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday as second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle confirmed their status as...
PETALING JAYA: Eight of the world’s top 10 most expensive cities are located in Asia as a result of the region’s high costs for consumer goods and a dynamic housing market, with Kuala Lumpur (No. ...
Hundreds of thousands of fake listings sprout on Google Maps every month, claims a report by the Wall Street Journal.
Can a Libra and two Geminis get along? How about Facebook and the Winklevoss twins?
A smartphone-based relaxation app could help migraine sufferers reduce the number of headaches they get each month, a small study suggests.
Connectivity to the internet could be more important in this era, compared with access to electricity in the past century, to build an inclusive digital economy and society, according to Jack Ma, co-f...
The Alibaba executive chairman’s comment follows the release of a comprehensive UN report on ‘digital interdependence’.
One person was killed after a helicopter made a forced landing onto the roof of a New York City skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon, according to local authorities.
KUALA LUMPUR: US prosecutors are seeking to sell two luxury condominiums in New York City linked to fugitive financier Low Taek Jho (pix), court documents showed, the latest effort to recover money al...
PETALING JAYA: Fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho maintains that his family home in Penang was purchased through proper means.
SINGAPORE: Fugitive financier Jho Low is fighting the seizure of his mother’s mansion, saying his family has lived in the property since before 1MDB existed.
(May 30): Two luxury New York City condominiums that fugitive Malaysian financier Jho Low is accused of buying with money stolen from a state investment fund are to be sold as part of U.S. forfeiture ...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 30 — Two high-end condominiums in New York City allegedly bought with money stolen from 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) by Penang-born fugitive Low Taek Jho are to go under the...
NEW YORK: Two luxury New York City condominiums that fugitive financier Lee Taek Jho is accused of buying with money stolen from 1MDB are to be sold as part of US forfeiture lawsuits targeting the pro...
KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 ― Kuala Lumpur could be the ideal tourist destination for globe-trotters seeking a good deal as it has the cheapest five-star hotel room rates, a global survey of cities has sho...
KUALA LUMPUR • The owners of Premier League champions Manchester City are eyeing a stake in a Malaysian team to add to their portfolio of clubs, a Malaysian sports official revealed yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR: The owners of Premier League champions Manchester City are eyeing a stake in a Malaysian team to add to their growing portfolio of clubs, a sports official said Friday (May 24).
KUALA LUMPUR (May 23): According to the Deutsche Bank’s 8th annual survey of global prices and living standards, Kuala Lumpur ranked No 49 to rent a mid-range 2-bedroom apartment at US$448 a month.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 22): According to the Deutsche Bank’s 8th annual survey of global prices and living standards, Kuala Lumpur ranked No 49 to rent a mid-range 2-bedroom apartment at US$448 month.
INDUSTRY 4.0 is about how the entire globe is connected in an online, digital world.
A helicopter pilot and heliport worker were injured when a charter helicopter crashed into the Hudson River in New York City on Wednesday.
Members of online dating service Match who use the application will soon be able to request to speak with a dating coach over the phone for guidance and tips.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 14 — Facebook yesterday said it will boost pay and support programs for US contract workers hammered by the stress of having to review offensive content flagged at the social netw...
San Francisco is about to require brick-and-mortar retailers to take cash in payment for goods, following in the steps of Philadelphia and New Jersey.
Amazon.com Inc, seeking to portray itself as a job creator fuelling small-business innovation rather than an out-of-control corporate beast that needs to be tamed, said it helped mom-and-pop companies create 1.6 million jobs in 2018, up from 900,000 the year before.
A 37-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday night after walking into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City with two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and lighters, police said.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has too much power and it’s hurting the company, according to multiple shareholder proposals that will be considered at the company’s annual meeting, including one that calls for exploring strategic alternatives such as selling the tech giant’s other businesses.
Samsung Electronics Co’s Galaxy Fold is a pricey, but promising device that kicks off a new phase of the smartphone industry.
Billionaire Jack Ma’s Ant Financial has done more than perhaps any company to disrupt China’s gargantuan banking and asset-management industries. Now it’s trying to re-imagine health insurance.
LETTER | Last March I had the pleasure of bringing my students from an Ipoh secondary school on a two-day trip around the state of Perak.
A measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompts New York City to declare a public health emergency, requiring unvaccinated people in the affected areas to get the vac...
Germany-based software firm SAP has started the selection process for the first batch of participants in its SAP.iO Foundry Singapore, an initiative aimed at helping early-stage Southeast Asian startu...
Microsoft recently gave its Surface Book 2 lineup a refresh.
Being the latest flagship series in its stable, it goes without saying Samsung has been working hard getting the Galaxy S10 series under the limelight throughout the world.
SINGTEL on March 25 announced the appointment of Dominic Barton (pic) as an independent director of the Board with immediate effect.
(March 21): A fugitive Malaysian financier at the heart of the multibillion-dollar 1MDB scandal is quietly building up an army of foreign agents and firms amid mounting investigations into his financi...
In most parts of the world, being called a “socialist” neither upsets politicians nor riles voters.
TOKYO: Toyota Research Institute - Advanced Development Inc (TRI-AD) and Carmera Inc have joined forces to develop an Automated Mapping Platform (AMP) for highly automated driving, by combining data ...
The tide may be turning for workers in the so-called gig economy as it becomes increasingly obvious that gig work is not the win-win proposition that the Ubers of the world like us to believe it is.
So, did Amazon shortchange New York City, or was it the other way around?
Stephen J Duthie, a prize-winning former Asian Wall Street Journal correspondent during one of the most tumultuous periods in Asian journalism, has died in the US state of Michigan after a short illne...
It’s been a complicated few weeks for Amazon, what with its abrupt pullout from a massive New York City development and extortion claims related to intimate selfies taken by its founder Jeff Bezos.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 16 — Samsung announced today it will open three US retail stores to promote its Galaxy line of smartphones as the South Korean giant sets to launch an updated flagship handset.
More than a year of work to bring Amazon.com Inc's headquarters and tens of thousands of jobs to New York City ended on Jan 14 with a couple of phone calls.
Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine's Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians angry about nearly US$3bil (RM12bil) in tax breaks and the company's anti-union stance.
WASHINGTON, Feb 9 — Amazon is rethinking its decision to create an additional headquarters in New York City amid opposition from key political leaders and protests in the community, The Washington P...
PETALING JAYA: Alanis Morisette’s wildly popular album Jagged Little Pill will be turned into a musical and make its debut on Broadway in New York City later this year. And you oughta know that a Malaysian is involved!
PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian man has been pronounced brain dead by doctors, after he was attacked at a seafood buffet restaurant in New York City earlier this week.
Semiconductor developing company Wiliot has unveiled a functional, paper-thin Bluetooth chip that harvests energy from the air instead of a battery.
IT seemed like every other conversation I had last week inevitably came to the story I wrote on Jan 1 st about Surina Shukri, a Malaysian working in New York city whom DNA has reliably learnt, has ...
Airbnb Inc and other home-sharing firms won’t have to comply with a New York City law requiring them to turn over renter data until a lawsuit over the issue is resolved, giving the company a reprieve from a rule that threatened to cut its bookings in the city by half.
SURINA Shukri, a Malaysian who has been living and working in New York City since 2001 has been tapped to be the next CEO of Malaysian Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), DNA has reliably learnt.
ELEVEN years ago Dharsono Hartono, a former JPMorgan Chase & Co banker, spotted what he thought was a new way to make a fortune: climate change.