Officials say they sent letters to Lebanon’s judiciary expressing concern over ammonium nitrate

FRANCE 24’s correspondent Leila Molana-Allen reports that Beirut port and Lebanese customs officials said they sent letters to Lebanon’s judiciary expressing concern over the warehoused ammonium nitrate that caused Tuesday’s massive blast. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more Officials say they sent letters to Lebanon’s judiciary expressing concern over ammonium nitrate

Argentine justice reform: Anger at motives behind the gov’t plans

Argentina’s government has unveiled plans to reform its judiciary by increasing the number of federal courts. But the opposition says the move is President Alberto Fernandez’s attempt to shield his predecessor from prosecution. Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports from Buenos Aires. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find … Read more Argentine justice reform: Anger at motives behind the gov’t plans

‘This is for my children’: Hong Kongers prepare to seize UK offer of a new life

Hundreds, if not thousands, of Hong Kong residents are preparing to leave the territory and take up the UK’s offer of a path to citizenship. Many Hong Kongers are considering this option following the passing of China’s controversial new national security law which many believe will violate the region’s traditional liberties, including a free press, … Read more ‘This is for my children’: Hong Kongers prepare to seize UK offer of a new life

US lawmakers grill big tech CEOs at House antitrust hearing

The heads of some of the world’s biggest tech giants have faced a five-hour grilling on the way they do business by members of the US House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust. Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple are accused of stifling competition and monopolising the industry free from regulation. They were also grilled about business ties … Read more US lawmakers grill big tech CEOs at House antitrust hearing

Video glitches and other awkward moments from the big tech hearing

The four CEOs of Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon testified in front of the House Judiciary Committee semi-remotely, which led to some awkward moments and technical difficulties. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Congress Grills Big Tech CEOs from Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook Over Competition

(July 29) Four Big Tech CEOs — Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple — are set to answer for their companies’ practices before Congress as a House panel caps its yearlong investigation of market dominance in the industry. The four command corporations with gold-plated brands, millions … Read more Congress Grills Big Tech CEOs from Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook Over Competition

US tech giants face a long-awaited grilling by Congress

Fending off accusations of stifling competition, four Big Tech CEOs – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple – faced a grilling by the US House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel on Wednesday. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more US tech giants face a long-awaited grilling by Congress

‘We face intense competition’ -Facebook CEO

In his opening remarks during a much-anticipated congressional hearing featuring the CEOs of four of America’s largest tech firms, Facebook Inc’s Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday defended his company against allegations by critics that the social network has hurt competitors with their business practices. Appearing via videoconference before the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, Zuckerberg said … Read more ‘We face intense competition’ -Facebook CEO