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  • Hong Kong, China
    Sunday Mar 11, 2018

    Hong Kong independence

    March 2018 Legislative Council by-elections for the four seats left vacant by the disqualified legislators over the oath-taking controversy

    Hong Kong, China
    Sunday Mar 11, 2018

    In the March 2018 Legislative Council by-elections for the four seats left vacant by the disqualified legislators over the oath-taking controversy, three candidates were disqualified by the Electoral Affairs Commission (EAC) returning officers, including Demosistō's Agnes Chow on the basis of that she "cannot possibly comply with the requirements of the relevant electoral laws, since advocating or promoting 'self-determination' is contrary to the content of the declaration that the law requires a candidate to make to uphold the Basic Law and pledge allegiance to the [Hong Kong Special Administrative Region]".




  • Finland
    Tuesday Mar 13, 2018

    Nokia

    Solidium purchased a 3.3% stake in Nokia

    Finland
    Tuesday Mar 13, 2018

    On 13 March 2018, Solidium, the investment arm of the Finnish government, purchased a 3.3% stake in Nokia valued at €844 million.




  • Cambridge, England
    Wednesday Mar 14, 2018

    Stephen Hawking

    Death

    Cambridge, England
    Wednesday Mar 14, 2018

    Hawking died at his home in Cambridge, England, on 14 March 2018, at the age of 76.




  • Beaverton, Oregon, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 15, 2018

    Nike, Inc.

    Nike's announcement about Trevor Edwards's Retire

    Beaverton, Oregon, U.S.
    Thursday Mar 15, 2018

    In a company public announcement on March 15, 2018, Parker said Trevor Edwards, a top Nike executive who was seen as a potential successor to the chief executive, was relinquishing his position as Nike's brand president and would retire in August.




  • U.S.
    Friday Mar 16, 2018

    Bart Millard

    I Can Only Imagine

    U.S.
    Friday Mar 16, 2018

    Millard's song "I Can Only Imagine" was inspired by his father's death, and was made into a film also titled I Can Only Imagine. The film was released on March 16, 2018.




  • Wales, United Kingdom
    Monday Mar 19, 2018

    Sofia Kenin

    Entering top 100

    Wales, United Kingdom
    Monday Mar 19, 2018

    With her improved ranking, Kenin was able to play primarily on the WTA Tour in 2018. She began the year by reaching her first WTA quarterfinal at the Auckland Open. After losing her first-round match at the Australian Open, Kenin produced good results at both Premier Mandatory events in March. She entered the top 100 by reaching the second round of the Indian Wells Open as a qualifier. She then qualified for and reached the third round of the Miami Open, where she upset No. 11 Daria Kasatkina.




  • California, U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 20, 2018

    Java (programming language)

    Java SE 10

    California, U.S.
    Tuesday Mar 20, 2018

    On March 20, 2018, Oracle released Java SE 10.


  • California,U.S.
    Friday Mar 23, 2018

    Zlatan Ibrahimović

    Moving To LA Galaxy

    California,U.S.
    Friday Mar 23, 2018

    On 23 March 2018, Ibrahimović signed for Major League Soccer (MLS) club LA Galaxy.


  • London, England
    Friday Mar 23, 2018

    Facebook, Inc.

    The English High Court Reaction To The Facebook–Cambridge Analytica Data Scandal

    London, England
    Friday Mar 23, 2018

    Facebook customer Global Science Research sold information on over 87 million Facebook users to Cambridge Analytica, a political data analysis firm. According to The Guardian both Facebook and Cambridge Analytica threatened to sue the newspaper if it published the story. After publication, Facebook claimed that it had been "lied to". On March 23, 2018, The English High Court granted an application by the Information Commissioner's Office for a warrant to search Cambridge Analytica's London offices, ending a standoff between Facebook and the Information Commissioner over responsibility.


  • London, England
    Sunday Mar 25, 2018

    Facebook, Inc.

    Facebook Published a Statement Apologizing Over a "Breach of Trust"

    London, England
    Sunday Mar 25, 2018

    On March 25, Facebook published a statement by Zuckerberg in major UK and US newspapers apologizing over a "breach of trust".


  • Brazil
    Monday Mar 26, 2018

    Lula da Silva

    The Case ended

    Brazil
    Monday Mar 26, 2018

    On 26 March 2018 the Supreme Federal Tribunal of Brazil upheld the sentence of the Appeal Court, thus ending the case.


  • Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Monday Mar 26, 2018

    Facebook, Inc.

    The Federal Trade Commission Opened an Investigation Into The Matter

    Menlo Park, California, U.S.
    Monday Mar 26, 2018

    On March 26, the Federal Trade Commission opened an investigation into the matter. The controversy led Facebook to end its partnerships with data brokers who aid advertisers in targeting users.


  • Rome, Italy
    Saturday Mar 31, 2018

    Ciro Immobile

    Lazio's single season top scorer

    Rome, Italy
    Saturday Mar 31, 2018

    On 31 March 2018, Immobile scored twice in Lazio's 6–2 home win over Benevento, his 36th goal of the season, breaking Giorgio Chinaglia's previous record for most goals scored by a Lazio player in a single season, by two goals.


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