Space tourism arrives on Wall Street with Virgin Galactic

Today, public market investors will have their first opportunity to buy shares in a space tourism company when Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic starts trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The... Read more »

The reason why Jeff Bezos is dangerously close to losing the title of the richest person in the world

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is very close to losing his title as the world’s richest person. Bezos can blame his company’s third quarter earnings, which were below Wall Street estimates and caused... Read more »

British tour operator Thomas Cook officially declares bankruptcy

The British company Thomas Cook officially declares bankruptcy. The oldest tour operator in the world has failed to find the funds necessary for its survival. “Despite considerable efforts, discussions between the various... Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook’s ‘Libra’ Currency Plans Before Congress

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from congressional officials on Wednesday as he faces heightened scrutiny by US regulators. He defended the ambitious project of his company to create a digital... Read more »

Qantas tests the longest commercial flight in the world between New York and Sydney

Australian airline Qantas conducted a non-stop test flight from New York-Sydney on Sunday to evaluate the effects of the longest potential commercial flight – a journey of nearly 20 hours – on... Read more »