GLOBALLY DOMINANT SOCIAL NETWORK Facebook, which has had multiple hits to its reputation in the recent past, has changed its corporate name to Meta as part of a major rebrand.

The word "meta" comes from the Greek word meaning "beyond".

Company founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated: "Meta’s focus will be to bring the metaverse to life and help people connect, find communities and grow businesses."

Jan 09, 2020 18:01
LONDON: Snooker’s commercial arm has relaunched as the World Snooker Tour (WST) to reflect its global growth over the past decade. Previously known as World Snooker, WST runs the professional circuit around the globe, with a tour of 25 events and total prize money of £14.6 million ($19m).