Sat, 08 Oct 2022

Asian stocks in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries declines 57 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia continued to slide on Friday.The Australian All Ordinaries fell 57.40 points or ...

US sees cooler job market in August with fewer jobs available

WASHINGTON D.C.: In August, U.S. job openings fell by the highest level in nearly two and a half years, indicating ...

U.S. stocks hit the skids, Nasdaq drops 76 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks traded lower on Thursday, extending losses from Wednesday which followed a two-day bounce. ...

Daily passenger limits to end at London's Heathrow

LONDON, England: After limiting the number of passenger departures since July to prevent long queues, baggage delays and flight cancellations, ...

GM out paces Toyota in third quarter sales by 80,000 cars

DETROIT, Michigan: Amidst concerns about a drop in car sales, statistics released this week reported that General Motors outsold Japanese ...

Asian stock markets divided, Australian shares finish flat

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were directionless Thursday as investors were decidedly restless following major gains earlier in ...

In meeting, White House warns oil execs about price-gouging

WASHINGTON D.C.: After President Joe Biden warned the oil industry against price-gouging, White House officials and oil executives met late ...

As fuel subsidies fall in Indonesia, inflation running at 7-year high

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Due to rising transportation costs after a fuel price hike, Indonesia's inflation rate in September surged to its ...

U.S. stocks slip, Nasdaq loses 28 points

NEW YORK, New York - The sharp two-day rally, which kicked off the start of October, and this week, came ...

Stellantis head warns of auto chip shortages thru 2023

PARIS, France: Carlos Tavares, head of carmaker Stellantis, said this week that the semiconductor supply chain will remain tight until ...

Stocks in Asia gain ground despite New Zealand central bank rate hike

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the global trend on Wednesday with all the major bourses gaining ground.This ...

Malaysia Air to increase flights to US after upgrade of safety rating

WASHINGTON D.C.: Three years after it restricted Malaysian Airlines from adding new flights to its U.S. route, the Federal Aviation ...

U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...

Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

U.S. stocks kick October off with major rally

NEW YORK, New York - A correction in bond yields saw a surge in stocks Monday. The 10-year U.S. treasury ...

Lego closes stores in Russia, being reopened under name World of Cubes

MOSCOW, Russia: After Danish toy maker Lego exited Russia due to Moscow's February invasion of Ukraine, 65 of its stores ...

Switzerland loosens water regulations to increase hydropower capacity

GENEVA, Switzerland: In an effort to ease power shortages this winter, the Swiss government said it will temporarily loosen water ...

Stocks in Asia quiet, but Japan's Nikkei 225 advances 279 points

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Stocks in Asia on Monday were mostly lower, following substantial falls on Wall Street on Friday.Trading ...

Lyft taxi service puts hold on hiring due to US recession

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Ride-hailing firm Lyft said it is freezing all U.S. hiring through the end of the year, in ...

Ford to spend $700 million in Kentucky truck plant, add 500 jobs

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. has announced that it will invest $700 million in its Kentucky plant, which will assemble ...

Analysts believe rupee may fall further, all eyes on RBI

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): With increasing oil prices weighing on traders' sentiments, the rupee plunged to an all-time ...

Research finds reason behind some countries switching to green energy

Berkeley [US], October 7 (ANI): Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine in the spring of 2022, the price of oil ...

Hong Kong launches payload specialist screening for space missions

© Provided by Xinhua It is the first time that the country recruits candidates for payload specialists for space missions ...

Rajasthan CM announces to create RISF-like CISF in Centre to provide conducive environment to industries

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 7 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday announced to create Rajasthan Industrial Security Force ...

India, UK keen to conclude FTA negotiations: MEA

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): India and UK are interested to conclude the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) at the ...

US Hiring Stayed Solid in September as Employers Add 263,000

America's employers slowed their hiring in September but still added a solid 263,000 jobs - potentially hopeful news that may ...

Rajasthan govt's policies are investor-friendly, says CM Ashok Gehlot

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 7 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday asserted that the schemes and policies of ...

Dialogue, diplomacy only ways to resolve global issues: Om Birla

Jakarta [Indonesia], October 7 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla participated in the concluding session of P20 and stressed dialogue ...

RBI releases 'concept note' on Central Bank Digital Currency

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 7 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday released a so-called 'concept note' on ...

Sebi orders Brickwork Ratings to shut down in 6 months

Mumbai [India], October 7 (ANI): Market regulator Sebi has issued an order to Brickwork Ratings to wind up its operation ...

Multiple factors responsible for increase in Mediterranean migrants

© Provided by Xinhua The disasters created by the United States have not only hurt the people of the Middle ...

Afghanistan needs dams on Kabul river for better water management: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 7 (ANI): Water is one of the main wheels for developing Afghanistan's economy and bringing the nation ...

Rupee falls to record low against US dollar, slips past 82-mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 7 (ANI): With increasing oil prices weighing on traders' sentiments, the rupee plunged to an all-time ...

Nykaa signs deal with Apparel Group to intensify West Asia ops

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Beauty and fashion retailer Nykaa announced it has entered into an agreement to form ...

RS Dy Chairman Harivansh meets his S Korean counterpart on sidelines of G20 Parliamentary Speakers' Summit in Jakarta

Jakarta [Indonesia], October 7 (ANI): Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha, Harivansh met his South Korean counterpart, Kim Young Joo, in ...

RBI governor launches advanced supervisory monitory system - Daksh

Mumbai (Maharashtra) (India), October 7 (ANI): The governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Shaktikanta Das, launched a new ...

Iranian Kurd Exiles in Iraq Under Fire as Protests Rage

Sulaimaniyah, Iraq - As protests flare across Iran over the death of young Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini, the Kurdistan ...

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MoS Lekhi to lead 6th CICA summit in Kazakhstan, visit Georgia to review bilateral relations

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Marking the 30th anniversary of diplomatic ties with both countries, MoS Meenakashi Lekhi will ...

World Food Programme to help 15 million Afghans overcome food crisis till March 2023

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 7 (ANI): Amid the ongoing food insecurity in Afghanistan, the World Food Programme (WFP) is set to ...

Afghanistan needs dams on Kabul river for better water management: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 7 (ANI): Water is one of the main wheels for developing Afghanistan's economy and bringing the nation ...

Russia's Rublev powers on at Kazakh showpiece

The world number nine faced little resistance against France's Adrian MannarinoAndrey Rublev made light work of French rival Adrian Mannarino ...

Taliban 'reversed' decade-long economic growth in Afghanistan, reveals UN report

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 6 (ANI): As Afghanistan continues to face a slump in the economy after the Taliban takeover of ...

German cities overwhelmed with Ukrainian refugees media

More than a million Ukrainian refugees are now living in Germany, according to the Interior MinistryGerman cities and towns have ...

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