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Companies from China seek to list in U.S. despite trade tensions

NEW YORK, New York, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- This year has seen many U.S. stock market listings by Chinese companies ...

Stocks in Asia move higher, but Hong Kong markets drift

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the rise on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was mixed. Only the ...

Home prices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen rise slightly

BEIJING, Cina Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- China's housing market remained stable overall in July, with home prices in 70 major ...

Dublin business targeted in major international fraud

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Garda Sochna's economic bureau has foiled a mutli-million euro invoice redirect fraud. On Tuesday the Bank ...

Fears mount over last weeks of Trump presidency if he loses

What could happen to America if Trump were to further, severely crash the U.S. economy the day after Joe Biden ...

U.S. local economies working to replace imports

"An incredible opportunity for domestic manufacturing." That's how Mercedes Gonzalez, a director at Global Purchasing Companies, describes an unexpected benefit ...

Anti-vaxxers launch $11 million lawsuit against Canada

PanARMENIAN.Net - A group of anti-vaxxers and anti-maskers have filed an $11 million lawsuit against Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...

Insecticides India posts 33 pc fall in Q1 net profit at Rs 24 crore

New Delhi [India], Aug 15 (ANI): Agrochemicals manufacturer Insecticides India has reported a 33 per cent drop in its profit ...

China Expanding Digital Currency Pilot Program

China will dramatically expand its pilot program for digital currency to include all major large cities, the country's Commerce Ministry ...

US Announces Visa Restrictions on Sudanese Entities

WASHINGTON - The United States government announced this week it will begin visa restrictions on people believed to be undermining ...

Opening up space sector will generate employment: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], Aug 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday exuded confidence that opening up of the space ...

European Commission Considering Fact-Finding Mission To Minsk

BRUSSELS -- European Union Neighborhood Commissioner Oliver Varhelyi has expressed his readiness to travel to Minsk on an EU fact-finding ...

China Makes Claim to Doubling GDP in a Decade

As China's government pushes economic growth to meet a key Communist Party pledge for this year, its success may depend ...

U.S. Seizes Tankers Loaded With Iranian Fuel Bound For Venezuela

The United States has seized four tankers en route from Iran to Venezuela in what the Justice Department says is ...

Eskom lifts lockdown force majeure on Exxaro

Coal producer, Exxaro, said Eskom had lifted the force majeure it declared during the hard lockdown as power supplier recorded ...

Tongaat readies civil action against former CEO, Peter Staude

Tongaat Hulett boosts earnings as CEO says turnaround is on trackThe investigation came after the company found irregularities and had ...

DSWD Bicol clears SSS-related issues for delisted SAP2 beneficiaries

LEGAZPI CITY, Aug 11 (PIA) - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Region 5 addressed the concerns of ...

SADC economy to shrink by 3.8 pct in 2020 over COVID-19: official

Photo taken on July 22, 2020, shows a closed tourism agency in Cape Town, South Africa. (Xinhua/Fred Barker)The Southern African ...

COVID-19: Nagaland pineapple farmers face tough times

Dimapur (Nagaland) [India], Aug 14 (ANI): The outbreak of COVID-19 and the measures taken to control its spread have affected ...

Trump Rejects Biden's Calls for National Mask Mandate

WILMINGTON, DEL. - Presumptive Democratic Party presidential nominee Joe Biden is calling for a national mask mandate to cut the ...

Report: Snyder under pressure from minority owners

Controversy continues to envelop the Washington Football Team, with a Wall Street Journal report indicating Friday that minority ownership partners ...

Cowboys' Safe Stadium Policy features masks, 'pods'

The Dallas Cowboys divulged their plan to make ATT Stadium as safe as possible for their fans in the 2020 ...

Exxaro CEO calls for 'bold' reforms for the sake of the country

Exxaro Resources Chief Executive Officer, Mxolisi Mgojo, says the Covid-19 crisis presents an opportunity to rethink the future of the ...

British PM Meets Irish and Northern Irish Officials

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson traveled to Northern Ireland Thursday where he held talks with his Irish counterpart and other ...

Ivanka Trump Continues Women Empowerment Agenda Amid Pandemic

WASHINGTON - This week the Trump administration announced $122 million in new programs and partnerships under the Women's Global Development ...

Microsoft back in phone business with folding Android device

Microsoft is back in the smartphone business - sort of - with a new Android-powered folding device it claims fills ...

PPC weighs R1.25 billion rights issue to refinance its operations

| OPINION | If SA wants infrastructure-led growth, construction needs its house in orderThe shares fell after Bloomberg News reported ...

We need super, but we're taxing it the wrong way round

Many economists think that earnings in super funds should be taxed at a relatively low rate, compared to labour earnings ...

Timing the share market is hard - just ask your super fund

The past financial year has been one of the most volatile on record for stock markets, yet almost every Australian ...

UK has worst economic slump in Europe with 20.4% contraction

The UK economy suffered worse than any other major European nation during the coronavirus lockdowns, posting a 20.4% contraction in ...

Gold posts biggest drop in seven years on rising US yields

Don't chase gold, silver rally - strategistFurther eroding support for gold was a Covid-19 vaccine that Russian President Vladimir Putin ...

Clicks' sales almost unscathed by Covid-19 restrictions

Lockdown | Even as an essential service, we won't emerge unscathed, says PnP CEOClicks' direct competitor, Dis-Chem also expressed concerns ...

Pound lower as UK mired in record recession

Eurozone stock markets built on Tuesday's strong gains and Asian indices closed mixed, with worries that US lawmakers may not ...

¿Te sentias muy seguro navegando en modo 'incognito'?

Muchas personas buscan mas privacidad cuando navegan por la web utilizando sus navegadores en modos de proteccion de la privacidad, ...

Kganyago: Quantitative easing 'won't make sense' for South Africa

ANALYSIS | Are SA consumers in a deflationary danger zone?"QE will become appropriate when interest rates are at the zero ...

Absa's earnings to fall by over 80%

Absa issued a trading update on Wednesday evening warning investors to expect sn up to 85% fall in headline earnings ...

Orlando Pirates under scrutiny after protocol breach

Irvin Khoza warning on adhering to protocolsIt is an embarrassing situation for club and PSL chairperson Irvin Khoza, as it ...

Hope in sight for couples split by coronavirus travel restrictions

Closed borders have taken a toll on long distance relationships, but governments around the world are beginning to understand that ...

Envoy Denies Report on Seizure of Iranian Tankers

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's ambassador to Caracas dismissed a report from The Wall Street Journal that the US has confiscated ...

MUNGO MACCALLUM: Political squabbling is worsening COVID-19 crisis

In a time where leadership and responsibility is more crucial than ever, our government is playing a political blame game, ...

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Mixed day on Wall Street, Dow the only gainer

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks meandered in and out of positive territory on Friday and ended up with ...

Companies from China seek to list in U.S. despite trade tensions

NEW YORK, New York, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- This year has seen many U.S. stock market listings by Chinese companies ...

Stocks in Asia move higher, but Hong Kong markets drift

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the rise on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was mixed. Only the ...

Home prices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen rise slightly

BEIJING, Cina Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- China's housing market remained stable overall in July, with home prices in 70 major ...

Dublin business targeted in major international fraud

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Garda Sochna's economic bureau has foiled a mutli-million euro invoice redirect fraud. On Tuesday the Bank ...

Fears mount over last weeks of Trump presidency if he loses

What could happen to America if Trump were to further, severely crash the U.S. economy the day after Joe Biden ...

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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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