Invoice Gates expects 8 to 10 Teslas and a Google, Amazon and Microsoft

Bill Gates expects 8 to 10 Teslas and a Google, Amazon and Microsoft

Bill Gates, the fourth-wealthiest person in the world, doesn’t need to make money by investing in climate change. But for those who are looking to strike it rich, Gates sees plenty of opportunities. In an interview that aired Wednesday as part of the virtual SOSV Climate Tech Summit, Gates said future returns in climate investing … Read more

Apple provider shares, oil costs and currencies

Apple supplier shares, oil prices and currencies

SINGAPORE — Shares in Asia-Pacific rose in Tuesday trade, with tech stocks in the region jumping following similar gains overnight for their counterparts on Wall Street. In mainland China, the Shanghai composite edged 0.7% higher by the afternoon while the Shenzhen component was up 0.926%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index climbed 1.18%. The Nikkei 225 … Read more

Begin vacation purchasing even earlier this yr? Here is what consultants say

Start holiday shopping even earlier this year? Here's what experts say

Stephen Chernin | Getty Images News | Getty Images Supply chain bottlenecks and rising prices aren’t keeping consumers from buying. The latest retail sales numbers show U.S. consumers are spending at a much faster pace than expected, excluding autos, up over 15% in September. Back-to-school and back-to-work trends drove a higher level of transactions despite … Read more

M&As, fundraises soar, method above 2-year whole

M&As, fundraises soar, way above 2-year total

A pandemic-induced boom in the education-linked ed-tech sector has spurred a scramble for deals among the top players, amid record fund flows. During the first nine months of 2021, the ed-tech sector saw mergers and acquisitions worth more than $3.35 billion, more than three times the consolidated amounts raised in the last two years — … Read more

Coldplay singer Chris Martin says ‘backlash’ for flying proper

Coldplay singer Chris Martin says 'backlash' for flying right

Chris Martin of Coldplay performs at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on October 12, 2021 in London, England. Simone Joyner | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images British rock band Coldplay has announced dates for a world tour in 2022, with the band planning to integrate a range of sustainable features into its concerts to … Read more

Asian Shares Rise as Wall Avenue Tech Achieve Boosts Optimism | Enterprise Information

Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021. Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street as investors sought out bargains, including technology stocks. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

By YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street as investors sought out bargains, including technology stocks. Benchmarks rose in Tokyo, Seoul and Sydney. Markets in Hong Kong were closed for a holiday. The Shanghai Composite index was little changed, at … Read more

Australia is getting ready for one more showdown with Huge Tech

Australia is preparing for another showdown with Big Tech

Minister for Communications and the Arts Paul Fletcher addresses media in the Press Gallery at Parliament House on June 23, 2021 in Canberra, Australia. Sam Mooy | Getty Images Australia is preparing for another showdown with Big Tech — this time over abusive, defamatory posts published on their platforms. Communications Minister Paul Fletcher told CNBC … Read more

Enterprise capitalists chase industrial tech start-ups as provide shocks widen

Venture capitalists chase industrial tech start-ups as supply shocks widen

Supply chain disruptions are hitting some of the most powerful companies in the world, pushing venture capitalists to invest in industrial tech start-ups that are offering solutions.  So far this year, a record $45.1 billion has been raised by industrial start-ups, compared with the $34 billion raised in all of 2020, according to data from … Read more

Shares Edge Larger as Tech Firms, Banks Make Strong Positive factors | Enterprise Information

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By DAMIAN J. TROISE, AP Business Writer Stocks edged higher in midday trading on Wall Street Monday as technology companies and banks made solid gains. The S&P 500 rose 0.5% as of 11:50 a.m. Eastern. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 176 points, or 0.5%, to 34,923 and the Nasdaq also rose 0.5%. Roughly 75% … Read more

China tech shares rise after Meituan hit with antitrust positive

China tech stocks rise after Meituan hit with antitrust fine

China’s market regulator, the State Administration for Market Regulation, handed Meituan a 3.44 billion yuan ($534.3 million) fine, saying the food delivery giant abused its dominant position. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China — Meituan shares surged over 7% on Monday, leading China technology stocks higher, after the food delivery giant was … Read more