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MasterCard, Zwipe team up for world’s first contactless credit card
Remembering a PIN code may become a thing of the past for credit card holders. MasterCard along with biometrics company Zwipe say that in 2015 they will offer the world’s first credit card which uses fingerprints to confirm payment.

20.10.2014 12:08

Moscow: an innovators paradise
As never before, Russia embodies opportunity, driven by an empowered, upbeat, workforce. Warning: this may run entirely contrary to reports seen elsewhere...

20.10.2014 11:24

CNN tweets pic mocking Ebola panic, sparks backlash
A Twitter firestorm erupted after CNN tweeted a photo mocking the fear of Ebola while a congressional hearing took place on the crisis. It comes as 1,000 people are being monitored for symptoms in the US.

17.10.2014 23:47

‘Oversupply and weakening demand growth behind oil price fall’
The reason for the decline in oil prices is a combination of oversupply on the market and the weakening demand growth, Stuart Elliott, Editor, Europe & Africa Oil News at PLATTS, told RT.

17.10.2014 14:30

Iceland court orders Vodafone to block Pirate Bay
Iceland has ordered two of its major internet providers, including Vodafone, to block access to the Pirate Bay torrent website. This is the first copyright-related ban in the country known for its strong opposition to censorship.

17.10.2014 03:09

​The Saudi oil war against Russia, Iran and the US
Saudi Arabia has unleashed an economic war against selected oil producers. The strategy masks the House of Saud’s real agenda. But will it work?

15.10.2014 10:34

Global oil glut sends prices plunging to 4-year low
Oil prices have hit a 5-yr low after the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicted a sharp drop in global oil consumption, cutting its forecast for global demand growth by about 22 percent.

15.10.2014 07:49

​‘No compromise possible: Catalonia demands self-determination vote’
Catalans see no possible compromise except a proper vote for self-determination, and are willing to decide their political future without Madrid, Elisenda Paluzie, Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona, told RT.

15.10.2014 08:56

President orders limit on foreign ownership in Russian mass media
Vladimir Putin has signed into law a bill, which sets the maximum foreign stake in Russian mass media companies at 20 percent.

15.10.2014 07:31

US investigating Chinese purchase of Waldorf Astoria hotel
The president of the United States is a frequent guest of the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York, and it also happens to be the residence of choice for US envoys to the UN – and now its sale to a Chinese firm is raising security concerns in Washington.

15.10.2014 01:26

‘Revolution is inevitable’: Russell Brand hits Wall Street, kisses RT interviewer (VIDEO)
Russell Brand and some 200 Occupy Wall Street protesters descended onto New York City’s financial district on Monday, where the celebrity called for a “revolution” within the US. Brand explained his viewpoint to RT – and even kissed the correspondent.

15.10.2014 00:12

Communists seek to ban civil servants from owning foreign real estate
Leftist MPs have drafted a motion that forbids the possession by Russian lawmakers, officials and civil servants as well as their families any real estate outside the country.

14.10.2014 12:29

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