“Race Against Time: Pakistan’s Fate Rests on Government’s Ability to Prevent Default for Two Years,” Warns Miftah Ismail.

Former finance minister Miftah Ismail has said that the Pakistani government needs to work hard to save the country from default over the next two years, and will have to enter another International Monetary Fund (IMF) programme. He stated that Pakistan cannot solve its economic problems without radical reforms, including the restructuring of its budget. […]

Manulife Bank Allegedly Failed to Safeguard Sensitive Customer Data for Multiple Years, According to Insider | CBC News

An insider at Manulife is alleging major privacy issues within the company’s Canadian banking division that could have put thousands of customers at risk. The insider claims that bank account details and personal information of millions of customers were stored in a database that had few privacy protections and was shared with around 100 employees […]

Samsung chief travels to China first time in 3 years, meets with key officials

Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Jae-yong visited China for the first time in three years and attended the China Development Forum in Beijing, where he met with heads of major tech firms including Apple CEO Tim Cook and Qualcomm CEO Cristiano Amon. They discussed various agendas, including global management issues, future industry trends and mid- to long-term cooperation. […]