Porter held director positions in Oracle. He was also a general manager at Amazon Web Services Southeast Asia ride-hailing giant Grab has appointed tech industry veteran Mark Porter as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Transport. In this newly-created role, Porter will oversee all of Grab’s tech infrastructure and teams dedicated to the transport business, including […]
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When Elliot Schrage announced he was stepping down from his role as Facebook’s Head of Global Policy and Communications, the Internet was abuzz with rumors about who would replace him. Today, we learned that it would be Nick Clegg, former Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, and one-time leader of the Liberal Democrats. Nick Clegg’s formal title will be VP of Global Affairs and Communications. According to the BBC, he’ll start working at the company next week, and will relocate with his family to California next year. I don’t think anyone saw this coming. When Recode published a speculative list… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Facebook
BEIJING (Oct 19): China’s economic growth cooled to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis in the third quarter, with regulators pledging further policy support as a years-long campaign to tackle debt risks and the trade war with the United States began to bite.
Chinese authorities are trying to navigate through numerous challenges, as the trade war fears have sparked a blistering selloff in domestic stock markets and a steep decline in the value of the yuan versus the dollar, heightening worries about the growth outlook.