Tech companies could face fines of up to Aus$10 million if they fail to hand over customer information or data to Australian police under tough cyber laws.
PARIS: The EU on Wednesday hit US chipmaking giant Qualcomm with an antitrust fine of 997 million euros ($1.2 billion) for paying Apple to use its chips exclusively in iPhones and iPads. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager…
MANILA: Ride-sharing app Uber said Tuesday it had paid nearly $10 million in fines and drivers' compensation to return to the Philippines' roads, after it was suspended for defying the government. The nation's transportation agency…
DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board has levied a record fine on two national team players for what it called "serious" breaches of discipline after they reportedly entertained female guests in their hotel rooms. Pace bowler Al-Amin…
LONDON: Royal Bank of Scotland on Wednesday said it had agreed a fine of $1.1 billion (982 million euros) with US authorities over the alleged misselling of mortgage securities ahead of the 2008 financial crisis.
RIO DE JANEIRO: A judge in Brazil on Wednesday slapped an $11.6 million fine on the local Facebook branch over the company's refusal to surrender data from its WhatsApp messenger program to a police investigation.
PESHAWAR: Pakistani authorities have fined a Qatari royal $800 for hunting birds with falcons without a permit in the northwest of the country, officials said Wednesday.