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Wall Street follows world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street tacked on to a global rout in stocks on Tuesday as investors came ...

Biden taps Indian-American to be OMB director

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his economic team, including an ...

Stocks in Asia mostly lower on gold, dollar dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Markets in Asia were active Monday with sellers out in force.Most stock markets were in the ...

China to spend $2 billion building entire town based on German beer

CHENGDU, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- A German-style beer town with a total investment of 13 billion yuan (about $2 billion ...

Chinese auto-makers rake in profits of $64 billion Jan-Oct

BEIJING, China, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's auto manufacturing sector saw profits rise 6.6 percent year on year to 421.15 ...

Recovery of South Africa's manufacturing sector losing momentum

The November ABSA Purchasing Manager's Index, which measures economic activity in the manufacturing sector, has declined to the lowest level ...

Desert storms, Dustin's millions: golf talking points

Sportswashing, a player awash with cash and a country's unlikely hero feature in golf talking points this week:Casey's Saudi flipPaul ...

South African buyout firms take equity in Zimbabwe border post

Private equity firm Harith General Partners and the Phembani Remgro Infrastructure Fund are buying equity in a company investing $296 ...

Unilever to trial four-day working week in New Zealand

Consumer goods giant Unilever will trial a four-day working week in New Zealand to enhance worker wellbeing and boost productivity.All ...

US, EU should join forces to check China's influence, says report

Washington DC [US], December 1 (ANI): The United States and Europe must decide how they will ensure the international system ...

China enforces Export Control Law for sensitive items

Beijing [China], December 1 (ANI): Amid worsening trade relations of China with several countries, the Chinese government tightened its export ...

Australia can repair its relationship with China, here are 3 ways to start

China has certainly got Australia's attention with a highly inflammatory tweet from a government spokesperson. It has provoked the desired ...

We remain confident in our contractual position: CA

Melbourne [Australia], December 1 (ANI): Cricket Australia interim Chief Executive Officer Nick Hockley on Tuesday asserted that the governing body ...

In Papua New Guinea, partnerships with local private sector promote more inclusive and sustainable cocoa production

26 November 2020, Port Moresby/Rome - As part of efforts to support smallholder farmers and create more inclusive agri-food value ...

Wall Street's Dow notches biggest month since 1987

New York [US], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): Wall Street's broadest stocks gauge, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, posted its biggest-ever monthly ...

2021 Farmers Insurance Open to be played without spectators

A majority of the PGA Tour's first four events in 2021 will be held without spectators because of COVID-19 precautions. ...

Biden's Cabinet Picks Include Some Firsts

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has begun naming picks for his new Cabinet, as well as other top-level administration officials. Biden ...

Italy's fashion companies building on "Made in Italy" brand in China

A model presents a creation of Giorgio Armani Autumn/Winter 18/19 women collection during Milan Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Feb. ...

Biden Names Top Economic Officials

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named his top officials to deal with the country's coronavirus-ravaged economy, including ...

Biden to Receive First Intelligence Briefing, Name Economic Team

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden is set to receive his first President's Daily Brief on Monday, gaining access to the report ...

Microsoft ends support for Teams web app on IE 11

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): Microsoft Teams will no longer work on Internet Explorer 11 starting November 30, 2020, as ...

Moderna to request Emergency Use Authorization from FDA

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US biotech company Moderna on Monday announced that it plans to request an Emergency Use ...

China's Navy sets sights afar, but is growth sustainable?

Hong Kong, November 30 (ANI): Last year was a monumental year for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), with no ...

Grow savings monthly by investing in a Bajaj Finance Fixed

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], November 30 (ANI/NewsVoir): For most of us, a monthly expense list reads somewhat like this - EMIs, ...

Biden to Receive Intelligence Briefing, Name Economic Team

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden is set to receive his first President's Daily Brief on Monday, gaining access to the report ...

Vice President chairs meeting of SCO council

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Monday chaired the 19th meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation ...

India raises cross-border terror issue at SCO meet

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said on Monday that terrorism remained the biggest regional threat ...

10 years into FTA, China and ASEAN build integrated market

NANNING, Nov. 30 (Xinhua) -- China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are deepening cooperation to build a ...

Govt planning 5 cr employment opportunities from MSME

New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that the Central government is planning to ...

An all-out trade war with China would cost Australia 6% of GDP

China accounts for more than a third of export dollars earned by Australia.The figures, for the 12 months to October, ...

Joe Biden expected to name top economic officials this week

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to name top members of his economic team this ...

Biden to Receive Intelligence Briefing, Nears Naming Economic Picks

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden is set to receive his first President's Daily Brief on Monday, gaining access to the report ...

Early Intervention mobile app brings hope

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 30 (ANI/NewsVoir): According to a recent UNESCO report, in India, 72 per cent of 5-year ...

Australia demands apology from China after fake image

Canberra [Australia], November 30 (ANI): In a sharp escalation of a dispute between China and Australia, Chinese foreign ministry on ...

Disney honours Chadwick Boseman on birth anniversary

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI): On the day that could have been 'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman's 44th birthday, the ...

WHO: Coronavirus Threatens to Reverse Gains Made in Malaria Control

On World Malaria Day, the World Health Organization is calling on countries to step up the fight against malaria, saying ...

Apple growers in Himachal hail private procurement centres

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], November 30 (ANI): Apple growers in Shimla have said that private apple procurement centres in the ...

Foreign investors pull out USD 471.7 mn from Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 29 (ANI): Foreign investors have pulled out USD 471.7 million from Pakistan's debt market in the past ...

Sudan inflation soars, raising spectre of hyperinflation

Inflation in Sudan has risen to one of the highest levels in the world, and the country risks slipping into ...

Iligan's Botika ng Bayan offers affordable, quality meds

ILIGAN CITY, Nov. 29 (PIA) - Iliganons are now assured of affordable, safe, and quality essential medicines with the opening ...

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GHAZNI, Afghanistan - At least 31 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Sunday, ...

China hits out again - then tells Australia to fix the relationship

The Chinese embassy has suggested the Morrison government is trying to "stoke domestic nationalism" in its denunciation of an offensive ...

How Reagan and Gorbachev met to prevent WWIII

The two leaders called each other names, but made the end of the Cold War possible, nonetheless.The late 1970s and ...

China refuses to apologise for Australian soldier post

Beijing [China], December 1 (ANI): China has refused to apologise for a controversial doctored image depicting an Australian soldier cutting ...

Asia Album: 1,279 trained Afghan youth including 200 women join army

Soldiers take part in their graduation ceremony at Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC) in Kabul, Afghanistan, Nov. 29, 2020. (Photo ...

How to overcome water challenges in agriculture

26 November 2020, Rome - More than three billion people live in agricultural areas with high to very high levels ...

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