Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Securities and Exchange Board of India to allow fintech products tests

MUMBAI, India - Stock market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Monday decided to allow live ...

Yen and Japanese stocks weaken as economy drops to 6-year low

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Japan sank on Monday as the country's economy recorded its slowest quarterly growth in six ...

New York state not to appeal $26 billion telco merger case

NEW YORK, New York - The State of New York will not be appealing the case it jointly pursued with ...

Twenty-two Syrian companies in UAE for Gulfood exhibition

DUBAI, UAE - The 25th Gulfood, which is considered one of the largest food exhibitions in the world has started ...

Pentagon asks Oshkosh Defense to supply Joint Light Tactical Vehicles

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - Oshkosh Defense, LLC has been awarded a $407.3 million modification to contract to procure Joint Light Tactical ...

Nature breaks suggested to reduce stress levels at work

TOKYO, Japan - Need a solution to calm your mind amid hectic workplace stress? Surprisingly, a potted plant placed right ...

UK woes and new investments to weigh on Discovery's profits

Financial services giant, Discovery, which is due to release its financial results on Thursday, has warned shareholders that its profits ...

Our trade talks with Europe and Britain are set to become climate talks

Climate change is set to become an inescapable part of negotiations now underway over an Australia-European Union free trade agreement, ...

Home-owning older Australians should pay more for residential aged care

Heavily subsidised aged care services used to be seen as a right and entitlement for all older Australians. But as ...

JSE advances as global stocks hold steady

The JSE advanced on Monday as it was spurred by gains recorded in other global markets and particularly a surge ...

Singapore economy reels; will COVID impact boost India-Vietnam trade?

Singapore, Feb 17 (ANI): With the COVID0-19 novel coronavirus outbreak consuming news headlines in this part of the world, there ...

Bihar poultry boom - Success story of the year

New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Bihar has traditionally been a consumer state for non-agriculture produce, especially eggs and fish. ...

Delhi's IGI Airport becomes single-use plastic free airport

New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): GMR-led Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) said on Monday that Delhi's Indira Gandhi International ...

Equity indices fall by 0.5 pc, banking stocks worst hit

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended lower on Monday with investors trying to gauge the impact ...

Moody's revises India GDP forecast to 5.4 pc in 2020

New York [USA], Feb 17 (ANI): Moody's Investors Service on Monday revised its growth forecasts for India to 5.4 per ...

Equity indices under pressure, focus on banking and telecom stocks

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Equity benchmark gauges were under pressure during early hours on Monday with investors eyeing ...

Parel charges to victory at Chubb Classic

Scott Parel fired a bogey-free 8-under-par 63 to win the PGA Tour Champions Chubb Classic by two strokes on Sunday ...

Former US Prosecutors Call for Attorney General's Resignation

WASHINGTON - More than 1,100 former U.S. prosecutors and Justice Department officials called Sunday for the resignation of Attorney General ...

Zim industry capacity utilisation could fall to 27% in 2020

Zimbabwe industry's capacity utilisation contracted to 36.4% in 2019 and could fall further if the southern African country's policy direction ...

Miners welcome SA's plans to open up power generation

South Africa's announcement that it will open up electricity generation to other players, effectively breaking Eskom's monopoly, has been welcomed ...

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Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Iran accuses United States of disinformation campaign

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to the United States, demanding it provide proof to its ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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