Tue, 19 Nov 2019

Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...

More than five million electric-powered cars on global roads

There are now more than five million electric-powered motor vehicles worldwide, according to a report by the International Energy Agency.The ...

Amazon claims political influence in awarding of $10 billion contract

SEATTLE, Washington - Amazon is to appeal a $10 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense to Microsoft. ...

Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...

McHugh tours recently expanded Apple campus in Cork

CO CORK, Ireland - Ireland's Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh on Friday toured the recently expanded Apple campus ...

New chapter for iRadio, to extend service for another 10 years

DUBLIN, Ireland - iRadio this week signed on for another ten years.iRadio was launched just prior to the 2008/9 Global ...

Nearly 3 million travellers passed through Dublin Airport last month

DUBLIN, Ireland - Nearly three million people transited through Dublin Airport last month, a 3% increase on the same month ...

A primary way to lower global emissions

Cap and Trade Is Supposed to Solve Climate Change, but Oil and Gas Company Emissions Are UpProPublica is a Pulitzer ...

U.S. stocks make major gains as world markets rally

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were generally stronger globally on Friday as prospects brightened for a trade deal between ...

US Extends License For Businesses to Work With Huawei by 90 Days

WASHINGTON - The United States on Monday granted another 90 days for companies to cease doing business with China's telecoms ...

China's Steel Profits Suffer as Production Soars

China's steelmakers have been slow to heed warning signs from the country's economy as they push ahead with more production, ...

Fighting piracy in the Gulf of Guinea needs a radical rethink

The Bonita had been anchored off Benin for several days, waiting for a berth in the port of Cotonou. On ...

Industrials lead gains on the JSE

The JSE got off to a strong start for the week as it closed firmer on Monday led by gains ...

Netcare earnings up in 'challenging' healthcare market

Private healthcare group Netcare reported on Monday that its adjusted headline earnings per share improved 3% to 171.2c for the ...

Airbnb becomes a leading Olympic partner to 2028

London - Airbnb on Monday announced a nine-year deal to become a leading partner of the Olympics, promising safe and ...

Metro check-in facility extended for three more airlines

New Delhi [India], Nov 18 (ANI): GMR-led Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) on Monday announced the enhancement of Metro check-in ...

Health Ministry signs MoC with Bill Melinda Gates Foundation

New Delhi [India], Nov 18 (ANI): The Health Ministry on Monday signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with the BillMelinda ...

UK election 2019: what the parties say on parental leave and childcare

Both Labour and the Liberal Democrat parties have put forward policies to help new parents. They go further than the ...

Delhi: Bill Gates meets PM Modi

New Delhi [India], Nov 18 (ANI): Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Monday. ...

Sasko, ProNutro owner Pioneer Foods sees earnings drop 15%

The earnings of Pioneer Foods [JSE:PFG] fell 15% amid a "difficult" trading environment characterised by rising maize prices and weak ...

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Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...

Uzbekistan: Tashkent mayor's outburst shocks reporters

The mayor of Uzbekistan's capital can be an abrasive character even at the best of times, but a recent outburst ...

Euros euphoria and SWC woe useful experience for Wales - Bale

London - Gareth Bale believes Wales' contrasting experiences at Euro 2016 and in failing to qualify for the 2018 World ...

Buttigieg Touts Military Service, Wary of Overstating Role

MASON CITY, IOWA - Pete Buttigieg strides past an oversized photograph of himself dressed in fatigues, the Afghan horizon behind ...

Pooran will learn from his mistake: Steve Smith on ball-tampering

London [UK], Nov 18 (ANI): Australia batsman Steve Smith said that the West Indies player Nicholas Pooran will learn from ...

Sonia Gandhi arrives in Parliament for winter session

New Delhi [India], Nov 18 (ANI): Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi arrived at the Parliament to participate in the winter ...

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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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