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Ex-FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried, his parents and senior executives at the bankrupt cryptocurrency firm have purchased at least 19 properties. (Photo: Getty Images) NEWS ESSENTIALS • Start of the British investigation into mobile browsers from Apple and Google. Britain’s competition watchdog has launched an in-depth investigation into market dominance by Apple and Google’s mobile browsers, … Read more

Stock market: on Wall Street, the momentum will have been short-lived

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange ended lower on Monday, marking time after two flamboyant days on Thursday and Friday, due to a lack of conviction in a market unable to find lasting momentum. Canada’s main stock index lost nearly 190 points, weighed down by losses in information technology, utilities and energy. … Read more

Stock market: Wall Street continues to rebound, driven by technology

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange, which had started in decline, finally continued its rebound on Friday, sparked the day before by a deceleration in US inflation. The Toronto Stock Exchange continued to climb, seizing more than 120 points to close above the 20,000 point mark for the first time since August. … Read more

Stock market: Wall Street concludes sharply lower, after the elections and before inflation

(Photo: 123RF) MARKET REVIEW. The New York Stock Exchange ended sharply lower on Wednesday after the U.S. congressional election failed to see the expected Republican wave as investors waited for inflation numbers on Thursday. The Toronto Stock Exchange closed more than 300 points lower, dragged down by a slide of more than 4% in the … Read more

Microsoft will create 36,000 jobs in Qatar

A new cloud data center will be one of the US tech giant’s biggest international projects. Microsoft announced on Wednesday that it would create 36,000 jobs in Qatar to support the efforts of this Gulf state to no longer depend on its oil and gas industry. Created with the support of the government of Qatar, … Read more

Doctolib accused of promoting alternative medicine

The platform believes that it is not its responsibility to “slice” the debate on alternative medicine. Is Doctolib supposed to list naturopaths, and other professionals of “alternative medicine»? The question agitated some Internet users last weekend, denouncing the presence on the health appointment booking platform of people who do not exercise a regulated activity. Doctolib … Read more