Tue, 22 Jan 2019

Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Social media giant to recuit additional 1,000 employees this year

DUBLIN, Ireland - Facebook has cemented its support for Ireland as its international base with an announcement that it is ...

JPMorgan sees mixed earnings results ahead

NEW YORK, New York - The government shutdown has now entered its fifth week, with key data releases such as ...

Markets in Asia upbeat after China data release

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia remained upbeat on Monday despite release of a report saying the Chinese economy fell ...

Australian radio listeners up 22% in last 10 years

SYDNEY, Australia - Commercial radio audiences in Australia reached an all-time high last year. Despite the introduction of a variety ...

Facebook removes 364 pages, accounts linked to anti-NATO pages

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The world's largest social media company, Facebook has revealed that it has targeted and taken down hundreds ...

Tesla working hard to reduce cost of cars, CEO sees difficulties ahead

PALO ALTO, California - Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday told employees that while 2018 was the most successful year ...

Largest collection of breached data found: 770mn email IDs exposed

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a revelation that has emerged as one of the biggest shockers in the global cybersecurity ...

EU's Sefcovic Says Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal Possible End Of 2019

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

EU's Sefcovic Sees Russia-Ukraine Gas Deal By Year's End

Ukraine and Russia should be able to reach an agreement by the end of 2019 on the transportation of natural ...

China's 2018 Economic Growth Edges Down Amid Trade War

BEIJING China's 2018 economic growth decelerated to 6.6 percent after activity in the final quarter of the year declined amid ...

World Economy Forecast to Slow in 2019 Amid Trade Tensions

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND The International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for world economic growth this year, citing heightened trade tensions ...

China's Strategy to Unify with Taiwan Sparks Anger

TAIPEI, TAIWAN Last year some of the worlds biggest airlines changed their websites, one by one, to label Taiwan as ...

EDC included in global Carbon Clean 200 list

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Jan. 21 (PIA)--Energy Development Corporation (EDC) has been included in the latest list of the world's top 200 ...

Luxembourg making all public transport free from 2020

PanARMENIAN.Net - With a population of 602,000, Luxembourg is one of Europe's smallest countries -- yet it suffers from major ...

China's economic growth hits 28-year low of 6.6%

Beijing [China], Jan 21 (ANI): China on Monday announced that its economy cooled down in the last quarter of 2018, ...

Humanitarian Issues to Figure Prominently at Davos Forum

GENEVA Heads of U.N. and international aid agencies will use the World Economic Forums influential platform to present humanitarian and ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on January 19

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Saturday, January 19, 2019, and picked headlines ...

Stop Reserve Bank nationalisation talk, says BLSA's Bonang Mohale

The debate around nationalising and changing the mandate of the SA Reserve Bank must stop,` as it does not send ...

Humanitarian investing initiative to be launched in Davos

Fon Mathuros, Head of Media, World Economic Forum, Tel.: +41 79 201 0211; Email: fma@weforum.org The World Economic Forum, the ...

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Amnesty Sees New Level Of Repression In Open Russia Case

Russian authorities have raided the homes of six activists of the Open Russia civic movement in Rostov-on-Don and Kazan, and ...

Kyrgyz Hat Tipped For Official National Status

The kalpak, the traditional Kyrgyz hat, is tipped to become a national cultural symbol. A bill that would officially raise ...

Taliban Assault On Afghan Military Base Kills At Least 12

Taliban militants have carried out an assault on a military base in Afghanistan's eastern province of Maidan Wardak, killing at ...

12 killed in Afghanistan suicide car bomb

Kabul [Afghanistan], Jan 21 (ANI): At least 12 people were killed and 27 injured in a suicide car explosion that ...

Azerbaijan and Russia in escalating dispute over ban on Armenians

Azerbaijan and Russia are in an escalating diplomatic battle over the formers policy of denying ethnic Armenians of any citizenship ...

Black Sharks and other Russian helicopters in battle

The crews of the attack helicopters Mi-28N in the Stavropol region practicing elements of piloting in difficult weather conditions Global ...

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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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