A woman stands near a collapsed building after an earthquake in Kahramanmaras, Turkey Feb. 6, 2023. — REUTERSANTAKYA, Turkey — Overwhelmed rescuers struggled to save people trapped under the rubble as the death toll from a devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria rose past 4,400 on Tuesday, with despair mounting and the scale of the disaster hampering relief efforts.In the ...

INDONESIAN national flags fly at a business district in Jakarta, Indonesia, Feb. 5, 2021. — REUTERSJAKARTA — Indonesia’s economic growth climbed to its strongest in nine years last year fueled by revived spending from the lifting of pandemic restrictions and as a global commodity boom sent exports to a record high.But momentum slowed in the final quarter as prices moderated, ...

FREEPIKBRUSSELS — Twitter, Google’s YouTube, Meta Platform’s Facebook, Microsoft’s LinkedIn and TikTok are not doing enough to remove fake news from their platforms, raising doubts about their ability to comply with new European Union (EU) online content rules, activist NGO Avaaz said on Tuesday.The companies are due to present reports this week on the measures they have taken to comply ...

Bitcoin cryptocurrency representation is pictured on a keyboard in front of binary code in this illustration taken Sept. 24, 2021. — REUTERSUNITED NATIONS — North Korea stole more cryptocurrency assets in 2022 than in any other year and targeted the networks of foreign aerospace and defense companies, according to a currently confidential United Nations (UN) report seen by Reuters on ...

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. said on Monday it was planning to raise some $1 billion through an offering of preferred stock and warrants in a last-ditch effort to stave off bankruptcy.The home goods retailer said in securities filings that if it can't complete the complex transaction, it would "likely file for bankruptcy protection." The chain has said in recent ...

REUTERSAfter a robust start to the year, the Philippine stock market is losing steam, as investors worry rising inflationary pressures and higher interest rates will crimp profit growth and cap stock prices.The Philippine stock index has been one of the beneficiaries of China dismantling its zero-COVID curbs in late 2022, with the index up 20% in the past four months ...

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Monday said it plans to reimburse investors who incurred losses due to a trading glitch last month that caused widespread confusion and resulted in thousands of trades being nullified.NYSE members had submitted compensation claims for losses, and the exchange could potentially face additional claims from regulators, New York Stock Exchange-owner Intercontinental Exchange Inc ...

WASHINGTON - Boeing Co. expects to cut about 2,000 white-collar jobs this year in finance and human resources through a combination of attrition and layoffs, the US airplane maker confirmed Monday. Last month, the Arlington, Virginia-based company announced it would hire 10,000 workers in 2023 after hiring 15,000 people in 2022, but said some support positions would be cut. The ...

L FILIPE C SOUSA-UNSPLASHWASHINGTON - Many airlines will be unable to meet looming US deadlines to retrofit airplane altimeters to ensure they are not susceptible to 5G wireless interference, the world's biggest airline trade body warned authorities, saying it could impact the summer international travel season.In a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, seen by ...

SEOUL -- South Korea's Kakao Corp said on Tuesday it will acquire a 9.05% stake in SM Entertainment, an entertainment agency behind K-pop acts including NCT and Aespa, in a deal worth 217.2 billion won ($172.8 million).The move will see Kakao acquire 112 billion won worth of shares in SM Entertainment as well as convertible bonds worth 105 billion won, ...