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CtoI News Desk January 25th 2023 Corporate

Twitter sees pullout by over 500 advertisers since Elon Musk takeover

More than 500 of Twitter's advertisers have paused spending on the micro blogging site since Elon Musk's takeover last year.

Corporate

Elon Musk to resign as Twitter CEO after finding replacement

Elon Musk has said he will step down as chief executive of Twitter after finding a replacement. It comes after Musk launched a poll asking...

Corporate

Majority of voters in Musk's Twitter poll want him to step down as CEO

Twitter's owner Elon Musk is asking users of the social media platform to vote on his future as its chief executive.

Corporate

Facebook parent warns of pulling down news from platform

Facebook parent Meta threatened to remove news from its platform if the US Congress passes a proposal aimed at making it easier for news...

Corporate

Three Chinese astronauts return to Earth after completing six-month mission

Three Chinese astronauts landed in a northern desert after six months working to complete construction of the Tiangong station, a symbol of...

Global

Vingroup, Google Cloud collaborate to modernise SAP applications

Vingroup, Vietnam’s largest private conglomerate, today announced a strategic collaboration with Google Cloud to modernise and connect its...

SMEs

India, Bhutan satellite a sign of our special ties: Modi

News: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the India Bhutan Satellite is a testament to the nation's special relationship with the...

India

Elon Musk finds #StayWoke T-shirts, changes them to...

News: Twitter supremo Elon Musk, recently said he found a closet full of "#StayWoke" T-shirts at the company's headquarters which inspired...

Corporate

Elon Musk signs off on message to critics with 'Namaste'

News: Twitter boss Elon Musk today signed off one of his tweets with the traditional Hindi greeting, "Namaste". Musk urged those critics...

Corporate

Elon Musk considering further layoffs: Reports

News: Twitter's new owner Elon Musk is considering laying off more employees, just weeks after he laid off half the company's workforce,...

Corporate

Twitter to 'temporarily close offices' as hundreds quit after Musk's ‘hardcore’ work email

News: Hundreds of Twitter employees appeared to have quit following a deadline by Elon Musk and the company sent messages it was closing its...

Corporate

Space tech firm Skyroot launches India's first privately-built rocket

News: India's first-ever private rocket, named Vikram-suborbital (Vikram S), was launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at...

India

Amazon begins cutting workforce, says more layoffs in 2023

Tech giant Amazon has begun the process of cutting jobs across the company this week and stated that layoffs would continue into 2023 as its...

Corporate

NASA gears up for fresh Moon rocket launch

After two failed attempts, NASA plans to launch its new mega Moon rocket today from Florida, less than a week after the massive machine...

USA

Havoc at Twitter deepens after top exec exit

Elon Musk's ownership of Twitter descended ever deeper into chaos as key security executives resigned from the platform, drawing a sharp...

Corporate

NASA set to postpone moon rocket launch again

USA News: NASA is again postponing the launch of its new moon rocket because of a storm threatening the Florida coast.

USA

Facebook parent Meta to fire over 11,000 employees

Facebook's parent company Meta today announced that it would be firing around 13 per cent of its workforce. The broad job cuts follow...

Corporate

Meta gears up for mass firings this week: Reports

Facebook parent Meta is preparing for large-scale layoffs that are expected to affect many thousands of employees. Meta gears up for mass...

Corporate

Instarem integrates UPI transfers into India

Transfers made via UPI-based payments in India will now be instant, in addition to the benefits that Instarem has always offered.

NRI Personal Finance

SpaceX eyeing orbital launch for first starship in December: NASA

SpaceX is targeting early December to launch its giant Starship rocket system into orbit for the first time, a pivotal demonstration flight...

Global

Elon Musk mulling mass layoffs at Twitter: Reports

Elon Musk planned to begin laying off employees at Twitter as soon as Saturday last week, and some managers being asked to draw up lists of...

Corporate

Parag Agrawal, Vijaya Gadde among Twitter executives sacked after Elon Musk takeover

Elon Musk fired Twitter Chief Executive Parag Agrawal, Chief Financial Officer Ned Segal and legal affairs and policy chief Vijaya Gadde.

Corporate

WhatsApp suffers longest ever outage

Global messaging service WhatsApp went down for about two hours today, the longest ever outage in its history.

Global

Modi launches 5G services in India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off the commercial rollout of 5G services at the India Mobile Congress 2022 being held from...

India