A woman walks past an Apple outlet in Beijing. Associated Press
In its order four years ago, the European Commission said Apple benefited from illegal state aid via two Irish tax rulings that artificially reduced its tax burden for over two decades - to as low as 0.005% in 2014.
The company has hundreds of retail stores worldwide, including 42 in China that closed or operated with reduced hours at the height of the country's outbreak.
The iPhone maker attained the distinction in mid-morning trading and was up 1.1 per cent at $467.18 near 1545 GMT. The company had previously become the first giant to hit $1 trillion in market value in March 2018.
From 6 am, buyers and investors of various nationalities competed at the Nakheel Properties sales center, located at the entrance to Palm Jumeirah, to win opportunities to own a luxury villa or a plot of empty land within the newest waterfront urban development areas in Dubai.
The GCC food market is expected to cross $1 billion by the end of 2023 with a growth rate of 6 per cent. The total value of global food market is set to reach $7 trillion by the end of the current year, this was revealed during the first day of Future Food Forum 2023 in Dubai on Wednesday.
Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), in collaboration with Refinitiv, a London Stock Exchange Group business and one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, on Wednesday published a report titled “Drivers of Innovation in Financial Services”, revealing a five-year
Global debt hit a record $307 trillion in the second quarter of the year despite rising interest rates curbing bank credit, with markets such as the United States and Japan driving the rise, the Institute of International Finance (IIF) said on Tuesday. The financial services trade group said in a report that global debt in