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Fishers get boost as Ireland designates 5 new ports for IUU and NEAFC

DUBLIN, Ireland - Five additional Irish ports for UK registered Northern Ireland vessel landings have been designated for both IUU ...

Asian stocks on fire, U.S. dollar comeback fizzles

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were hot on Tuesday, although mainland China was running against the trend.In Hong ...

Australian commercial metro radio fans hit over 11 million last year

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian metropolitan commercial radio audience grew by 2% to nearly 11.1 million listeners in 2020, ...

U.S. stocks take a dip on recent economic data

NEW YORK, New York - According to futures trading, U.S. stocks are likely to sink further when they re-open on ...

Apple reportedly planning to replace Touch Bar on MacBook Pro

WASHINGTON, DC - Tech giant, Apple might finally be getting rid of Touch Bar from its next rendition of the ...

Chinese stocks trend higher on improving economy

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in mainland China and Hong Kong advanced on Monday on news that the world's second-largest ...

Owner of pharmacy conglomerate gets 18 years for defrauding TRICARE

A U.S. businessman, a giant in the pharmaceutical industry, is to be jailed for eighteen years and will have to ...

Irish exports increased by 17 percent in November

DUBLIN, Ireland - A major increase in the export of medical and pharmaceutical products has boosted Ireland's balance of trade. ...

Orders for Nissan Magnite vehicles in India stands at 35,000

BANGALORE, India - Following an earlier report of 36 units of the Nissan Magnite being delivered on a single day ...

D.J. Trahan tests positive, withdraws from The American Express

D.J. Trahan has tested positive for COVID-19 and has withdrawn from The American Express, the PGA Tour announced Tuesday. Trahan, ...

Cotton Farmers Decry End of Cash Payments

Gamuchirai Masiyiwa, GPJ ZimbabweChedra Ganye looks for bedding at Spinweave, which sells local cotton products. Zimbabwe's struggling economy has hurt ...

EU Calls on Member States to Speed Up Vaccination Programs

The European Union's executive arm, the EU Commission, called on member states Tuesday to speed up their COVID-19 vaccination programs, ...

What Janet Yellen can do about climate change as US Treasury secretary

Janet Yellen is poised to be the next U.S. Treasury secretary, and her inbox will require every ounce of her ...

Madagascar COVID, Hunger Crisis Sparks Urgent UN Appeal

GENEVA - The United Nations is launching a $76 million flash appeal to be able to provide life-saving humanitarian aid ...

Brexit: financial services face continued uncertainty - here's why

Since the UK voted to leave the EU, financial services has been largely absent from Brexit discussions. This is despite ...

'Eagerly awaiting international schedule operation'

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi, January 19, ANI: Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Videh Kumar Jaipuriar on ...

Simon Nelson appointed Group Digital Director

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Nord Anglia Education, the world's leading premium international school's organisation, today announced that Simon ...

Equities edge higher before Yellen, on eve of Biden inauguration

European stock markets edged up Tuesday following a strong showing in Asia ahead of a key speech from US Treasury ...

Odisha seeks 90:10 percent sharing pattern for CSS

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 19 (ANI): In a pre-Budget consultation meeting with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Odisha's Finance Minister ...

Boost to real estate sector must for economic growth

New Delhi [India], Jan 19 (ANI): Real estate experts have called for an added impetus to affordable housing in the ...

Extend lending facilities, say NBFCs and fintech players

By Shailesh YadavNew Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): Non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) and fintech players have urged Finance Minister Nirmala ...

Secure Connection announces expansion of Honeywell product

Hong Kong, January 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Hong Kong-based electronic products manufacturer 'Secure Connection' announced a major expansion for its Honeywell ...

China vows no "policy cliff" in 2021

© Provided by Xinhua | &BEIJING, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- China will not see a "policy cliff" in 2021 as ...

Investors eye recovery as most Asia markets rise, Yellen in focus

Optimism about the global economic recovery and vaccine rollouts trumped ongoing concerns about soaring virus infections Tuesday.World virus cases broke ...

How Americans secretly used Soviet aircraft

Nobody in the USSR knew that its potential enemy had dozens of Soviet fighters in combat service.Aerial combat training is ...

Biden taps former financial regulator to head SEC

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Monday said that he will nominate Gary Gensler, a former ...

Can Google fix the news industry it helped break?

The innovation that turned Google and Facebook into money-making behemoths wasn't search or social networking. It was selling advertising space ...

Daffodil bags the Best Financial Mobile Application award

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], January 19 (ANI/PRNewswire): The software solutions company - Daffodil Software bagged the award for the Best Financial ...

EU plans to start spending huge recovery fund in months

BRUSSELS, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The European Union (EU) plans to start raising and allocating in the next few months ...

Jon Rahm withdraws from The American Express

Jon Rahm withdrew from this week's The American Express on Monday, according to GolfChannel.com. The reason for Rahm's withdrawal was ...

'EU needs to speed up mass COVID vaccination process'

Brussels [Belgium], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): The European Union needs to accelerate the process of mass vaccination against the novel coronavirus, ...

How a spotlight-shy CEO took over a $51bn auto empire

The market debut of Stellantis, the group formed by the Italian-American and French auto manufacturers, is a coming-out party for ...

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane takes leave 'to get some rest'

Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has gone on a "sabbatical leave to get some rest", her office said in a ...

European stocks steady amid Biden stimulus doubts

European stock markets steadied on Monday.Nearing the half-way mark, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was down 0.3%, Paris flatlined and ...

Unrest in the US has prompted soul-searching in Europe

In the wake of the shocking events in Washington, DC, the EU's foreign policy chief, Josep Borrell, published a blog ...

Mindtree Q3 profit rises 29 pc to Rs 327 crore

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 18 (ANI): LT-owned digital transformation company Mindtree reported 28.7 per cent sequential growth in consolidated profit ...

KZN sports fraternity mourns death of photographer Anesh Debiky

Award-winning sports photographer Anesh Debiky died on Sunday.Debiky a deep love for sport, especially cricket and soccer.He was a humble ...

Pfizer: Covid-19 vaccine deliveries to slow in late January

Pfizer expects lower coronavirus vaccine deliveries for a stretch beginning in late January in order to lift output later this ...

Delhi HC directs PMC Bank to consider afresh applications

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday directed the administrators of Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operation ...

Update: China's GDP tops 100 trln yuan in 2020

© Provided by Xinhua | &BEIJING, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- China's gross domestic product (GDP) exceeded the 100-trillion-yuan (15.42 trillion ...

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Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

Execution on Saturday possible last Federal execution in United States

WASHINGTON, DC - Outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump's administration carried out its last federal execution when Dustin John Higgs, convicted ...

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