A woman takes a picture with two smartphones in front of the Google logo. Photo: AFP

Google and Alphabet see fresh growth despite increased scrutiny of technology firms by antitrust regulators

  • Profits tripled in the second quarter from a year earlier to US$9.9 billion while revenues increased 19 per cent to US$38.9 billion
Topic |   Technology

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks to the media at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AP

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin seemingly defuses Donald Trump’s ‘treason’ probe threat to Google over China work

  • ‘We’re not aware of any areas where Google is working with the Chinese government that in any way raises concerns,’ says Mnuchin
Topic |   US-China tech war

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Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks to the media at the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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