BEIJING: Chinese shoppers unleashed a record deluge of cash online for Singles Day on Friday, Alibaba said, spending almost $18 billion with the e-commerce giant in the world's biggest online shopping promotion. Singles' Day -- named for…
KARACHI: External sharia audits are gaining support in Islamic finance as consumers and regulators seek more transparency and accountability, a study has found. Islamic banks have traditionally used in-house boards of scholars to determine…
DETROIT: Just like raw tuna is a favorite of foodies everywhere, Robert Nathan Allen foresees a day when crickets will make their way onto consumers' plates.
WASHINGTON: Automakers investing billions in plug-in cars and self-driving vehicle systems are getting caution signals from new research that suggests many mainstream consumers don’t know what benefits they would get.
LANSING: U.S. consumers still resist the notion of self-driving cars, according to a University of Michigan study released on Monday, the latest sign that investors and automakers may be rushing into a business where demand is limited at…
ISLAMABAD: National Energy Production and Regulatory Authority (Nepra) has increased the per unit power cost for K-Electric customers, ARY News reports.
SAN FRANCISO: Facebook on Friday waded further into e-commerce with the acquisition of shopping search engine TheFind.com.
ISLAMABAD: National Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has declared the Rs. 8 bank charges taken by K-Electric (KE) under its monthly bill to consumers as illegal, ARY News reports.
DETROIT: Volkswagen's latest push to become more than just a niche player in the United States builds on a truism the German carmaker has long ignored: tune in to U.S. customers.
SINGAPORE: Oil prices fell in Asia Monday as dealers await fresh leads from top crude consumer the United States, while analysts warned there were likely still further losses losses to come.