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Asian stocks mixed despite all-time high on ASX

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian stock exchange reached an all-time high on Monday, while stocks in Japan also rose.There ...

Unions, lawmakers to stop United from receiving aid while outsourcing

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some two dozen members of the U.S. Congress are demanding that airlines stop outsourcing jobs if they want ...

PayPal profits jump as 14.5 million new customers join payment service

SAN JOSE, California: The online payment platform PayPal posted earnings of $1.22 per share in the first quarter of 2021, ...

Google changing rules on working in office after Covid

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Some 20 percent of Google's staff will continue to work remotely after the offices reopen in the ...

Losses climb for Hyatt amid pandemic as public remains homebound

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS: Hyatt Hotels has reported that it is facing greater losses in Q1 as the public opted to remain ...

Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

BioNTech to establish mRNA manufacturing facility in Singapore

© Provided by Xinhua BioNTech's unaudited 2021 first quarter (Q1) results published on Monday saw revenues skyrocket to around 2.05 ...

Five things that family businesses must do to survive hard times

The British royal family, like many family businesses, has had its share of difficulties lately. Prince Harry, previously viewed as ...

COVID-19: 10 oxygen concentrators, 141 ventilators arrives

New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): A shipment of 10 oxygen concentrators and 141 ventilators arrived from Spain on Monday ...

ADB's net allocable income reaches $1.13 billion

Manila [Philippines], May 10 (ANI): The board of governors at Asian Development Bank (ADB) has adopted a resolution to allocate ...

Chinese yuan reaches strongest level against US dollar since 2018

China's currency, the yuan, has nearly hit a three-year high against the US dollar. The rally comes shortly after weak ...

Sensex jumps 296 points, pharma stocks surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 10 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were range-bound on Monday but closed in the green on the ...

Tokyo stocks close higher as earnings season hits peak

Tokyo stocks closed higher Monday on hopes for economic recovery in the United States.The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.55% ...

Rand breaks through R14/$ as commodity prices rally

The rand has rallied to its best level since 2019 on Monday, reaching R13.98/$ as commodity prices stormed ahead.Dollar/rand. Source: ...

NITIE successfully completes Global Certification Course

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 10 (ANI/Mediawire): Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road TransportHighways Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises - Government ...

Fixed deposit v/s savings account where should one choose

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 10 (ANI/NewsVoir): The best way to safeguard one's investments from unprecedented and volatile market movements, is ...

European stocks stable at open

European equities opened Monday on a stable note as investors paused for breath after a broadly upbeat Asian session and ...

Asian stocks mixed after US jobs miss, oil up after cyber attack

Markets were mixed in Asia on Monday following a record close on Wall Street. The Dow and S&P 500 finished ...

RBI's relief to delay financial stress from Covid-19 surge

Singapore, May 10 (ANI): There are growing indications that India's latest wave of Covid-19 infections will add to risks among ...

Audio social media app Clubhouse expands to Android users

Clubhouse, the voice-based social network, is opening its app to Android smartphone users, the company said during its weekly Town ...

Equities on upswing, Dr Reddy's gains 3.3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 10 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were up during early hours on Monday on the back of ...

Microsoft reportedly shelves Windows 10X

Washington [US], May 9 (ANI): Microsoft has been trying to build a lighter version of Windows for more than 10 ...

Canelo Alvarez stops Billy Joe Saunders in unification bout

Canelo Alvarez stopped Billy Joe Saunders after eight rounds Saturday night to win their super middleweight unification fight at ATT ...

COVID-19 continues to heighten disparities in China

Beijing [China], May 9 (ANI): The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to heighten regional disparities in China, creating ...

European Council calls on partners to enable supply chains

Porto [Portugal], May 9 (ANI): Highlighting that European Union (EU) is exporting vaccines to countries in an expression of solidarity, ...

'EU stands firmly with India in this challenging time'

Porto [Portugal], May 9 (ANI): After the India-EU Leaders' Meeting on Saturday, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen expressed ...

India, EU committed to work towards trade: Goyal

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): India and the European Union (EU) are committed to work towards a balanced, ambitious, ...

India-EU summit: Key focus on global cooperation

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): As the India-EU Leaders' Meeting held virtually on Saturday, leaders of both sides discussed ...

Cyberattack Shuts Down Top US Fuel Pipeline Network

NEW YORK - Top U.S. fuel pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline has shut its entire network, the source of nearly half ...

PM Modi asks EU to support TRIPS waiver

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked EU leaders to support the ...

EU Agrees Potential 1.8 Billion-Dose Purchase of Pfizer Vaccine

BRUSSELS - The European Union cemented its support for Pfizer-BioNTech and its novel COVID-19 vaccine technology Saturday by agreeing to ...

Copper, iron ore hit records as demand surges

Copper and iron ore prices hit record highs Friday as demand for the key commodities surges on the back of ...

Tesla Faces Backlash in China from Viral Video

In 2018, Elon Musk signed an agreement with the Shanghai Municipal Government to open a plant to make Tesla vehicles, ...

Alvarez, Saunders comfortably make weight for Texas showdown

Mexico's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Britain's Billy Joe Saunders comfortably made the weight for Saturday's super middleweight title fight in ...

Moody's skips South African ratings review

The credit agency Moody's has skipped a scheduled review of South Africa's sovereign rating.The announcement was expected late on Friday ...

China's foreign exchange reserves soar to $3.2 TRILLION

Beijing has continued to increase its foreign exchange reserves ? already the world's largest ? boosting them by $28.15 billion ...

Biden: Low Jobs Number Shows 'We Have a Long Way to Go'

The Biden administration moved quickly on Friday to allay concerns that a surprisingly weak jobs report issued by the Bureau ...

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Uzbekistan to stage 2021 AFC Champions League Groups H, I

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], May 10 (ANI): The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Monday announced that the Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) ...

Kyrgyzstan: Expropriation law takes Kumtor battle to the brink

A bill hastily and secretively approved by lawmakers in Kyrgyzstan last week may spell doom for the long-embattled foreign investors ...

EU Foreign Affairs Council will discuss bilateral relations

Brussels [Belgium], May 10 (ANI): The EU Foreign Affairs Council is set to meet to discuss EU bilateral relations with ...

In Imran Khan's Pakistan, military is the de facto ruler

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 10 (ANI): Imran Khan once targeted the armed forces for its anti-democratic political interventions when he was ...

Melbourne Renegades appoint Simon Helmot as new head coach

Melbourne [Australia], May 10 (ANI): Melbourne Renegades on Monday confirmed the appointment of Simon Helmot as the club's head coach ...

Kabul school blasts death toll rises to more than 60

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 10 (ANI): The death toll from recent explosions near a school in Kabul has climbed to at ...

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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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