Apple confirms that its alliance with China’s state-owned bankcard association, China UnionPay, will allow the lender’s cardholders to use Apple Pay from this week.
An Indian company launches what is being billed as the world’s cheapest smartphone priced at 251 rupees ($3.67; £2.56).
Venezuela raises petrol prices for the first time in 20 years as part of a series of measures aimed at easing an economic crisis.
Japan’s January trade figures show exports have fallen for a fourth straight month, adding to concerns that China’s slowdown is hurting demand.
We can now use the internet while flying in an aeroplane – but the technology is not faultless. Will we ever get a secure connection at 30,000ft.
It used to a staple of a certain type of journalism; do the hemlines of womens’ skirts rise and fall with the stock market? In reality it always said most about those asking the question.
Rail passengers in the south-east of England are the least satisfied with their trains, according to a survey by consumer group Which?
The enduring popularity of expat food shops
Members of the Federal Reserve considered changing plans to raise interest rates throughout 2016 amid worries about heightened economic risks, minutes show.