Memory of the day: Louvre Museum in Paris opens in 1793

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 01:00 GMT

On August 10, many important events took place.

Google removes several blogs, YouTube accounts linked to Iran

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it had identified and terminated 39 YouTube channels linked to state-run Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting.

EU eyes tax on tech giants closer to 2% than 6% of revenue

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 07:07 GMT

The European Union this month will unveil plans to tax large global tech companies’ revenue at a rate in the 2-to-6-percent range.

Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 - 03:40 GMT

Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday reported a quarterly loss to set aside funds to pay taxes on repatriated profits.

Alphabet’ to screen at Tahrir Lounge

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 12:00 GMT

Tahrir Lounge will screen the Austrian film "Alphabet" on October 9 as part of the "Creative Learning Program"’ held by the Goethe-Institute.

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 12:56 GMT

lphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google has expanded its YouTube TV streaming service into 14 new U.S. markets to reach half of American households.

Alphabet adds to cash pile despite higher costs, antitrust fine

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 10:18 GMT

Alphabet Inc reported a 21 percent jump in quarterly revenue on Monday