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  • Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, January 14, 2020.

    U.S. stock futures were pointing to a nearly 400-point gain for the Dow Jones Industrial Average at Wall Street's open Tuesday.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 3- Alphabet Inc's new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai unveiled sales figures that investors have long demanded, but shares fell 5% as Google's advertising business and the new data about YouTube and Google Cloud broadly disappointed. Pichai had sought to counter slowing revenue growth in the company's main advertising business by pointing...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 3- Alphabet Inc's new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai unveiled sales figures that investors have long demanded, but shares fell 5% as Google's advertising business and the new data about YouTube and Google Cloud broadly disappointed. Pichai had sought to counter slowing revenue growth in the company's main advertising business by pointing...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 3- Google-parent Alphabet Inc's worst fourth-quarter revenue growth since 2015 sent shares down nearly 5% on Monday, overshadowing the disclosure for the first time of YouTube advertising revenue. In addition, YouTube generated about $750 million in subscription and other non-advertising revenue, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 3- Google-parent Alphabet Inc on Monday reported its worst fourth-quarter revenue growth since 2015, missing analysts' estimate for a period in which its top online advertising rivals beat expectations. Alphabet offered new disclosures about its cloud computing and YouTube ads units, posting $2.61 billion and $4.72 billion in quarterly...

  • Traders work at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, on Jan. 8, 2020.

    U.S. stocks were looking higher Monday despite the 7.7% nosedive in China's Shanghai composite overnight on first trading day there since the extended Lunar New Year holiday.

  • Bangladeshi female workers work at a garment factory in Savar outskirts of Dhaka on January 14, 2020.

    The total wealth of the richest 22 men in the world, equals the total wealth of all women in Africa, says the global non-profit organization Oxfam International in its report published Sunday.

  • Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 10, 2020.

    U.S. stock futures were pointing to more records at Friday's open on Wall Street after the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed Thursday at all-time highs.

  • Jan 10- Alphabet's new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on Friday gained the opportunity to reshape the leadership of Google's parent with the exit of Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, whose outsized strategic role was overshadowed by employee concerns about his personal relationship with a subordinate. He incorporated the company as outside counsel,...

  • Jan 10- Alphabet's new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on Friday gained the opportunity to reshape the leadership of Google's parent with the exit of Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, whose outsized strategic role was overshadowed by employee concerns about his personal relationship with a subordinate. He incorporated the company as outside counsel,...

  • Jan 10- Google parent Alphabet Inc on Friday announced the retirement of Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, who has been under scrutiny as the board investigated the company's handling of sexual misconduct complaints. He incorporated the company as outside counsel, winning the business of co-founders' Larry Page and Sergey Brin. In recent weeks, Drummond had...

  • Jan 10- Google parent Alphabet Inc on Friday announced the retirement of Chief Legal Officer David Drummond, who has been under scrutiny as the board investigated the company's handling of sexual misconduct complaints. He incorporated the company as outside counsel, winning the business of co-founders' Larry Page and Sergey Brin. His last day will be Jan. 31,...

  • David Drummond speaks during a meeting of the Advisory Council to Google on the Right to be Forgotten in Paris.

    David Drummond has been on a three-month stock selling spree amid an investigation into executives' handling of sexual misconduct at the company.

  • Dec 20- Alphabet Inc's newly instated Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai would receive a hefty $240 million in performance-based stock awards over the next three years, the highest ever promised to any executive of the search giant. "In terms of grants related to CEO appointments, it's behind Tim Cook's grant of $376 million when he took over Apple," said Amit...

  • Dec 20- Alphabet Inc's newly-instated Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai would receive a hefty $240 million in performance-based stock awards over the next three years, the highest ever promised to any executive of the search giant. That compares with a $1 salary received by Larry Page in the same role last year. Google co-founders Page and Sergey Brin...

  • *Communications Workers of America files federal charge. *Union says Google sacked four workers as warning to others. SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 5- The Communications Workers of America union filed a federal labor charge against Alphabet Inc's Google on Thursday, accusing the company of unlawfully firing four employees to deter workers from engaging in union...

  • Dec 4- Wall Street's main indexes rose for the first time in four sessions on Wednesday, following a report that the United States and China were moving closer to signing a' phase-one' trade deal. Washington and Beijing are getting close to agreeing on the amount of tariffs to be rolled back, Bloomberg reported, a day after comments from President Donald Trump and...

  • Dec 4- U.S. stock index futures shot up on Wednesday, putting Wall Street's main indexes on course to snap a three-day losing streak, following a report that the United States and China were moving closer to signing a' phase-one' trade deal. Washington and Beijing are getting close to agreeing on the amount of tariffs to be rolled back, Bloomberg reported on...

  • Dec 4- Alphabet's change of leadership should simplify the company's unorthodox management structure under new boss Sunder Pichai without creating unwanted turbulence in strategy at one of Silicon Valley's biggest names, Wall Street analysts said on Wednesday. Pichai, who was already the chief executive officer of Google, replaces Larry Page who has been...

  • Dec 4- Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai will replace Larry Page as CEO of parent Alphabet Inc, heralding a new chapter for the company that helped reshape the global tech industry under its co-founders Page and Sergey Brin. Known as Alphabet's " Moonshot Factory," X is a research and development unit that acts as a nursery for the company's many...