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Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

ADB issues 3 and 10 year USD bonds worth $4.25 billion

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) returned to the U.S. dollar bond market on Wednesday with the pricing ...

Japanese and Australian shares advance, China holds its fire

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday, despite the historic signing of a new trade deal, or ...

Website manager offered investors returns of 15% to 25%

WASHINGTON, DC - The Securities and Exchange Commission has frozen the assets of an Illinois man and his company after ...

Spamhaus.org causing havoc for business travelers

NEW YORK, New York - Business travelers around the world are facing major disruptions to their ability to work online ...

Mideast ructions cause Manchester United to change schedule

LONDON, UK - Manchester United have called off a winter training camp in the Middle East due to fears over ...

PFC raises $750 million through dollar-denominated bonds

New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC), a leading non-banking finance company (NBFC) in power sector, ...

Google's parent Alphabet joins USD 1 trillion club

California [USA], Jan 17 (ANI): Google's parent company Alphabet became the fourth US company to hit USD 1 trillion market ...

Budget 2020: Industry Expectations from the Government

New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Realising the dream of India becoming a Five Trillion Dollar Economy by 2025 truly ...

What interest rate cut means for residential property market

Industry leaders in the residential property sector have praised the SA Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee for cutting the repo ...

Lawyers dump Prasa after failure to pay R19m

Werksmans Attorneys, a law firm that has been representing the Passenger Rail Association of South Africa in many court battles ...

China birth rate hits lowest level since 1949

China's birth rate dropped last year to its lowest level since the Communist country was founded in 1949, adding to ...

RDC Chair eyes boost in Bicol region's economy for 2020

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan 14 (PIA) - Regional Development Council (RDC) Chairman and Legazpi City Mayor Noel E. Rosal expressed optimism ...

Strong jewellery sales boost Richemont, shares rally

Richemont has reported sales growth of 4% in the three months to end-December, boosted by a "robust performance" from its ...

What is Putin up to with surprise political shake-up?

With the shock replacement of his government and plans for a constitutional overhaul, President Vladimir Putin has set in motion ...

Blair, Murray get hot, grab lead at The American Express

Zac Blair and Grayson Murray, both starting on the back nine but playing on different courses, hold the first-round lead ...

4 charts showing the Reserve Bank data that triggered a cut

Two months can be a long time in central banking, and if you are the South African Reserve Bank, it ...

ANALYSIS: 3 things keeping Zim's finance minister awake at night

Food, power and currency stability are the three things most likely keeping Zimbabwean Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube awake at night.The ...

US Senate Approves New North American Trade Deal

The U.S. Senate approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday, a key victory for President Donald Trump as the ...

Senate Passes US-Canada, Mexico Trade Deal, a Trump Priority

The U.S. Senate approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday, a key victory for President Donald Trump as the ...

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How dealer and player swindled Maryland casino

BALTIMORE, Maryland - After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

U.S. government report concludes White House violated law

WASHINGTON, DC - On the eve of U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial a damning new government watchdog report has ...

Way paved for Donald Trump impeachment trial to begin

WASHINGTON, DC - The Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump began Thursday with preliminary proceedings, including House lawmakers who ...

Weinstein defense team renews push for new trial venue

NEW YORK, New York - American film producer Harvey Weinstein's defence team has asked for a change in the venue ...

Colombian activists deaths rose nearly 50% last year to well over 100

GENEVA, Switzerland - More than 100 human rights workers have been killed in Colombia in the last year, a figure ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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