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Uber Is Reportedly Planning to Sell Its Southeast Asia Branch to Competitor Grab

Uber is preparing to hand over its Southeast Asia business to the Singaporean ridesharing company Grab, according to a report by CNBC. Uber would get Grab equity in the deal, if and when it goes through. CNBC’s sources further said the deal was part of a strategy to help Uber reduce costs ahead of a…

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Uber Is Reportedly Going to Sell Its Southeast Asian Division to Competitor Grab

Sources say Uber is considering bailing on its Southeast Asia division, with plans to sell it to regional competitor Grab, CNBC reported on Friday. Read more… Tom McKay https://gizmodo.com/uber-is-reportedly-going-to-sell-its-southeast-asian-di-1823101273 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Uber reportedly preparing to sell its Southeast Asia business

Late last year Uber sold off its business in China to a competitor, and now it looks like the Southeast Asia region could follow a similar path. CNBC reports that it’s preparing to make a deal with Grab, a company that claimed to have 95 percent of r… https://www.engadget.com/2018/02/17/uber-reportedly-preparing-to-sell-its-southeast-asia-business/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world…

Vynn Capital plans maiden $40M startup fund for Southeast Asia

 Southeast Asia has a new venture capital fund on the scene after Victor Chua, formerly a vice president at Gobi Ventures, launched Vynn Capital. The Kuala Lumpur-headquartered venture is founded by Chua and Singaporean Darren Chau, previously with IE Singapore, and it is targeting a $40 million total close. Chua declined to say how far advanced the…

Ford Ranger Raptor “Would Do Really Well” in the U.S., Exec Says

The Ford Ranger Raptor debuted earlier this week, but the automaker made it clear that the launch was for the Asia Pacific market. But there’s now a good indication Ford wants to bring one of these high-performance trucks to the U.S. as well. Speaking with Australia’s Drive, Ford Performance chief engineer Jamal Hameedi said a Ranger…

U.S. stock futures volatile after massive market plunge

Dow futures moved in and out of positive territory while Monday’s market rout weighed in Asia and Europe.           http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/523340056/0/usatoday-newstopstories~US-stock-futures-volatile-after-massive-market-plunge/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

European shares hit lowest level since 2016

London’s FTSE 100 slides as Europe’s stock markets follow falls in Asia and the US. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42957834 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

European Markets Continue Slide Following Asia and U.S. Sell-Offs

The global stock sell-off is continuing, with Tuesday seeing significant falls at exchanges in Asia and Europe. The day after the U.S. stock market fell by its largest amount in six years, Japan’s Nikkei index was down by 6.5% and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was down more than 6%. When European bourses opened, they also…

Asian Homes That Will Take Your Breath Away

Asia has always been a magical place to vacation and enjoy rich history. However, if you really want to take a dive into what Asia is all about, take a look at their architecture and the structures they have created to be used as homes. The architecture in Asia is so grand and meticulously well…

We saw this deadly ‘Hong Kong’ flu coming, but no one could prevent its spread

In 1968, scientists discovered a new strain of flu circulating around Hong Kong. The virus, though, didn’t stay put. It soon left Asia and turned into a proper pandemic, traveling around the globe and killing one million people worldwide, including 100,000 in the United States that season. The deadly virus struck in the U.S. when…

China’s Tencent Has Formed an Electronic Dance Music Label with Sony

Tencent Holdings tctzf announced on Wednesday that it is teaming up with Sony Music Entertainment to launch a new record label for electronic dance music in Asia, where the genre has gained enormous popularity. The move marks the Chinese company’s first foray into owning a music label and comes ahead of the highly anticipated initial…

Durr scores 26, No. 4 Louisville women top Wake Forest 89-52 (Jan 28, 2018)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Asia Durr regained her shooting touch, scoring 26 points to lead No. 4 Louisville over Wake Forest 89-52 Sunday. https://www.foxsports.com/womens-college-basketball/story/durr-scores-26-no-4-louisville-women-top-wake-forest-89-52-012818 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Asia under Trump: How US is losing region to China

In just one year, US President Donald Trump has changed the way Asia looks at the United States. http://cnn.it/2DHZa7D www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Asia under Trump: How US is losing region to China

In just one year, US President Donald Trump has changed the way Asia looks at the United States. http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/27/asia/asia-trump-us-china-intl/index.html www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Plastic pollution is making corals sick

We know plastic trash in the oceans kills birds, turtles, and whales, but now, scientists have found it’s making corals sick, too. In reefs in Asia and Australia, corals tangled in plastic are about 90 percent more likely to get a disease, according to new research. And that can cause corals, which are already stressed…