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Galaxy phones power Samsung to record $8.3 bln profit

Galaxy phones power Samsung to record $8.3 bln profit

January 8, 2013 3:01 am

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics, the world leader in mobiles and memory chips, said it likely earned a quarterly profit of $8.3 billion, as it sold close to 500 handsets a minute and as demand picked up for the flat screens it makes for mobile devices, including those for rival Apple Inc products.That run of five straight...
 
 
Air France-KLM in “advanced” talks to buy Alitalia – report

Air France-KLM in “advanced” talks to buy Alitalia – report

January 6, 2013 3:08 pm

ROME; Franco-Dutch carrier Air France-KLM (AIRF.PA)...
Vodafone gets reminder on $2 billion tax dues

Vodafone gets reminder on $2 billion tax dues

January 5, 2013 12:05 pm

NEW DELHI: British telecommunications carrier Vodafone...

Egypt's Mursi to meet IMF aide on $4.8 billion loan request

Egypt's Mursi to meet IMF aide on $4.8 billion loan request

January 5, 2013 9:52 am

CAIRO: A senior official in the...
World's major central banks still hold all the cards

World's major central banks still hold all the cards

January 5, 2013 8:50 am

LONDON: If the opening salvos of...

Budget battles threaten to limit Obama's second-term agenda

Budget battles threaten to limit Obama's second-term agenda

January 5, 2013 8:33 am

WASHINGTON: After a brutal “fiscal cliff”...
Wall Street hits five-year high on data

Wall Street hits five-year high on data

January 5, 2013 6:52 am

NEW YORK: World shares rose on...

India tablet computer sales to double in 2013: research

India tablet computer sales to double in 2013: research

January 4, 2013 4:08 pm

NEW DELHI: Sales of tablet computers...
Pakistan stocks end higher, rupee weakens, o/n rate rise

Pakistan stocks end higher, rupee weakens, o/n rate rise

January 4, 2013 1:25 pm

KARACHI: Pakistani stocks closed higher on...
 
China's Huawei expects profit jump after reporting drop in 2011

China's Huawei expects profit jump after reporting drop in 2011

January 4, 2013 12:03 pm

HONG KONG: China's Huawei Technologies Co...
Global shares, oil slip on US Fed stimulus nerves

Global shares, oil slip on US Fed stimulus nerves

January 4, 2013 10:55 am

LONDON: World shares edged lower and...

Swiss bank Wegelin to close after guilty plea

Swiss bank Wegelin to close after guilty plea

January 4, 2013 8:32 am

NEW YORK: Wegelin & Co, the...
US ends long Google probe with only mild reprimand

US ends long Google probe with only mild reprimand

January 4, 2013 7:57 am

WASHINGTON: In a major victory for...

Al Jazeera's new channel struggles for US distribution

Al Jazeera's new channel struggles for US distribution

January 4, 2013 6:41 am

NEW YORK: Al Jazeera's announced plans...
US Fed becoming worried about stimulus side effects

US Fed becoming worried about stimulus side effects

January 4, 2013 6:36 am

WASHINGTON: Federal Reserve officials are increasingly...

State Bank injects Rs541 bln in banking system

State Bank injects Rs541 bln in banking system

January 4, 2013 6:31 am

Web DeskKARACHI: The State Bank of...
Samsung to widen smartphone gap with Apple this year – Strategy Analytics

Samsung to widen smartphone gap with Apple this year – Strategy Analytics

January 4, 2013 6:16 am

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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