Wed, 24 Apr 2019

S&P 500 and Nasdaq close Tuesday at all-time highs

NEW YORK, New York - It was an extraordinary day on Tuesday for U.S. markets with the dollar creaming other ...

New York City company selects Galway as new international HQ

GALWAY, Ireland - A major technology company based in New York City is to establish its first international hub at ...

Australian All Ordinaries closes higher, rest of Asia flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly flat on Tuesday, however the Australian marked surged in its first day ...

Asian Development Bank to support renewable power projects in Pacific

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an umbrella facility of up to $100 million which will ...

Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

We must overcome the scourge of unemployment in South Africa

We must overcome the scourge of unemployment in South Africa Ronald Lamola SHARE THIS 2019-04-24 08:40 Unemployed graduates took to ...

Apparel Sector a Reminder That Vietnam and China Must Get Along

HO CHI MINH CITY - Vietnam this week just celebrated the fact it has survived nearly a millennium of independence ...

SA banks compete with free burgers, petrol and hip-hop

From free burgers and ride-hailing services to hip-hop concerts and discounted petrol: South African banks are going all out to ...

Stock markets in the green but subdued in lacklustre trading

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices snapped their two-day fall and opened in the green on Wednesday ...

Trump Adviser Kudlow 'Cautiously Optimistic' on Trade Deal with China

WASHINGTON - A top White House economic adviser said on Tuesday the United States and China were making progress in ...

Back to Same Record, But It's a Different Stock Market

NEW YORK - Stock investors had to go on a harrowing round trip over the last seven months, but the ...

Japan's PM Vows to Help France in Rebuilding Notre Dame

PARIS - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is pledging to help France rebuild the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral. Abe stopped ...

Twitter Shares Jump; Growth Attributed to Fight Against Abuse

NEW YORK - Shares in Twitter Inc jumped 13 percent Tuesday after the social media company reported quarterly revenue above ...

Brazilian Markets Boosted as Pension Reform Vote to Go Ahead

BRASILIA - Brazil's government reached a deal with lawmakers on Tuesday paving the way for a congressional committee to vote ...

Overseas Tech Workers Warn of 'Race to Bottom' in China Overtime Row

Overseas tech workers have come out in support of colleagues in China, warning of a "race to the bottom" following ...

Twitter still struggling to grow, says monthly report

Washington D.C [U.S.A], Apr 23 (ANI): Despite the addition of new users this year, Twitter, in its monthly report, has ...

Microsoft will retain MS Paint in Windows 10, for now

California [USA], April 23 (ANI): We all felt sorry for our dear MS Paint when Microsoft announced its demise after ...

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Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning to stay in jail indefinitely

RICHMOND, Virginia - Former U.S. Private Chelsea Manning who leaked classified U.S. military documents which exposed atrocities during the Iraq ...

Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...

Internet crime in America almost doubled last year

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