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Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

ASX leads Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng to strong gains, Shanghai lags

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made strident gains on Wednesday, although on the Chinese mainland the advance was limited.The ...

Facebook, Instagram in tie-up with Saregama India

MUMBAI, India - Saregama India on Wednesday announced a global deal with Facebook to license its music for video and ...

Chinese solid waste imports down by nearly 50% this year

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

New plant for health and wellness products to open near Cork City

CO CORK, Ireland - A U.S. manufacturer of essential oils, health and wellness products is developing a manufacturing plant near ...

Dubai getting back to business after lengthy break

DUBAI, UAE - Malls throughout Dubai are slowly building their business after being dormant for some weeks due to the ...

Oriental Hotels FY20 revenue dips due to COVID-19 lockdown

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], June 4 (ANI): Oriental Hotels Ltd has reported a loss of Rs 3.8 crore in 2019-20 ...

Trio of teams runaway leaders in updated NBA title odds

Several sportsbooks posted updated NBA championship odds on Wednesday night, even though the league's Board of Governors reportedly won't vote ...

Veteran 1989 Activist Detained Over Online Tiananmen Massacre Event

Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan are believed to be holding dissident and 1989 pro-democracy movement veteran Chen ...

Bizman gives tip to generate cash amid pandemic

BACOLOD CITY, June 4 (PIA6) -The Metro Bacolod Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) is urging Negrenses to conserve and ...

Economic snap-back? Not so fast

With the virus on the back foot, it's tempting to declare victory. Provided we stay vigilant on the public health ...

US gun stocks on the up as background checks surge 75% in May

Background checks for gun buyers have risen for 13 straight months, with more recent levels showing "unprecedented" strength and demand-drivers ...

France sticks with digital tax despite U.S. tariff threat

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire (R) and Governor of the Bank of France Francois Villeroy de Galhau attend a ...

It can't happen here - and then it did

When Americans think of journalists attacked, arrested or imprisoned while doing their job, they think of it happening in distant ...

How pandemics past and present fuel the rise of mega-corporations

In June 1348, people in England began reporting mysterious symptoms. They started off as mild and vague: headaches, aches, and ...

SA Reserve Bank rules out financing government budget deficit

South Africa's central bank ruled out helping the government fund its runaway budget deficit by paying for its spending through ...

P250-M ikinasa ng LandBank para sa 'study now, pay later' program

LUNGSOD PASIG, Hunyo 3 (PIA) -- Inaprubahan na ng Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) ang P250-milyong loan sa ilalim ...

Daniel Silke | SA needs a Ramaphosa reset

It comes as no surprise that as South Africa moves through Covid-19 and begins to confront the reality of a ...

Coronavirus intensifying banking competition on price

One of SA's largest banks, FNB says the coronavirus pandemic is heightening competition for banks and foresees the possibility of ...

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Dow gains more than 2% Wednesday as optimism returns to Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street roared on Wednesday with all the major indices making solid ground.Optimism about the ...

Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

ASX leads Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng to strong gains, Shanghai lags

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made strident gains on Wednesday, although on the Chinese mainland the advance was limited.The ...

Facebook, Instagram in tie-up with Saregama India

MUMBAI, India - Saregama India on Wednesday announced a global deal with Facebook to license its music for video and ...

Chinese solid waste imports down by nearly 50% this year

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

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