New York Times hits 5 million subscribers

Business Jan 15, 2020

New York Times hits 5 million subscribers

The New York Times said Tuesday it now has more than 5 million total subscribers after adding 1 million for its digital offerings in the past year. The prestigious New York daily, which began its paid digital subscriptions in 2011, has been among the most ...

France and U.S. set two-week target for digital tax deal

Business Jan 8, 2020

France and U.S. set two-week target for digital tax deal

Paris and Washington have set a two-week deadline to end a row over a French proposal to tax multinational tech giants, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Tuesday. President Donald Trump last month unveiled sky-high retaliatory duties on $2.4 billion of French products from ...

National Sep 9, 2013

12 publishers to push tablets for classrooms

by Hiroki Noda

In a move toward full-scale digitization of education, 12 textbook publishers plan to develop a common platform for using tablet devices in classrooms. With the help of Hitachi Solutions Ltd., the 12 companies want as many schools as possible to be able to use tablets ...