Monthly archives: February, 2017

Tech industry, fueled by immigrants, protesting Trump’s travel ban

SAN FRANCISCO — When workers at Google’s Silicon Valley headquarters left their desks to protest President Trump’s immigration order, they flooded social media with images of their demonstration. The company’s top executives joined them, including co-founder Sergey Brin, who was born in Russia. “The U.S. had the courage to take me and my family in …

JAL sees profits fall, leaves full-year forecast unchanged

Japan Airlines on Tuesday said net profit dropped in the nine months to December due to a slump in income from international flights, but the carrier left its full-year forecast unchanged. JAL posted a net profit of 108.3 billion yen ($955 million), down 24.6 percent from the same period the year before. Revenue fell 4.7 …