Tag Archives: Debate

Tech, equipment makers join U.S. ‘net neutrality’ debate

By Alina Selyukh LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Regulating internet providers more like public utility companies could hurt the Internet and the U.S. Thirty-three companies including Cisco Systems Inc, Intel Corp and International Business Machines Corp joined the chorus of citizens, … Continue reading

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Fed to debate new language on rates

The US Federal Reserve’s forward guidance on future interest rates has come up for debate after officials declared the current wording needs to change Asia homepage

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Drone pilot film at Venice meant to start debate, director says

VENICE (Reuters) – Ethan Hawke stars as a drone pilot near Las Vegas who has a mental breakdown while killing targets 7,000 miles away (11,000 km) in “Good Kill”, a Venice Film Festival entry shown on Friday and meant to … Continue reading

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Alibaba Versus JD: The Illustrative Debate Ensues

By James Sands: Alibaba Group (Pending:BABA) is consistently touted as being the largest e-commerce company in the world for good reason. When considering gross merchandise volume, or GMV, this statement is entirely true. However, JD.com Inc. (NASDAQ:JD) has appeared on … Continue reading

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EU To Debate Tougher Russian Sanctions – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Montreal Gazette EU To Debate Tougher Russian SanctionsRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyEU leaders meet in Brussels on August 30 to discuss firmer action against Russia over the Ukraine crisis. Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko is also due to attend. The meeting comes after NATO said … Continue reading

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Salmond seen as winner in Scotland debate

Scotland’s first minister in testy exchange with Alistair Darling in crucial TV debate on independence Asia homepage

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Asahi U-turn reignites Japan war debate

Asahi newspaper’s acknowledgment that Seiji Yoshida’s ‘comfort women’ stories may be untrue provokes anger and gloating from Japanese rightwing Asia homepage

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Darling wins debate – but consolation may be Salmond’s – Financial Times

Irish Independent Darling wins debate – but consolation may be Salmond'sFinancial TimesAlex Salmond, Scotland's nationalist first minister, can be frustratingly pat. Alistair Darling, who leads the unionist campaign against him, is rarely confused for a rock n' roll star. So … Continue reading

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U.S. judge OKs warrant for Google user’s emails, stoking debate

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge in New York has granted prosecutors access to a Gmail user's emails as part of a criminal probe, in a decision that could fan the debate over how aggressively the … Continue reading

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With 1 million comments, U.S. net neutrality debate nears first marker

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. companies, consumer advocates and citizens submitted more than 1 million comments to the Federal Communications Commission, drawing contentious divisions on the issue of net neutrality as the first deadline to comment approached Friday. … Continue reading

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