Tue, 07 Apr 2020

Fruit and vegetable markets in Europe left scrambling for business

Picture a traditional English summer. For many, Wimbledon and strawberries come to mind.Since 1877, the lawn tennis tournament at Wimbledon, ...

Japanese stocks rally more than 4%, dollar higher

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mostly higher on Monday, with solid gains being recorded in Tokyo, Hong Kong ...

Coronavirus exposed how U.S. companies undermined competitiveness

When the wealthiest country in the world is unable to produce basic medical gear to cope with a rampaging pandemic, ...

Philippines company to produce millions of facemasks per month

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Philippines - With skyrocketing demand for face masks, following a change of experts views on their ...

World Expo in Dubai likelt to be put back by year

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has formally requested the postponement of World Expo 2020 Dubai. The global ...

Delhi HC directs real estate company to pay pending installments

New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday directed Anant Raj Limited, a real estate company, ...

Tajikistan's nonchalance on coronavirus shows cracks

While serious cracks begin to appear in Tajikistan's blanket denials that coronavirus has arrived in the country, the struggling business ...

Stocks rally on the back of lower coronavirus death rate

The JSE rallied along with other global markets on Monday on the back of positive sentiment that there were lower ...

FIFA urges clubs and players to reach agreement over wages: sources

FIFA on Monday urged clubs and players to reach agreement on wage reductions to protect clubs suffering financial damage due ...

CSA appoints first black female coach in dual national role

Former Proteas all-rounder Dinesha Devnarain has been appointed in a dual role as the first full-time Women's Under-19s and as ...

Rajasthan CM writes to PM Modi, seeks Rs 1 lakh cr package for States

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], April 6 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking urgent ...

A theatre project explores collective solutions to saving the ocean

The earth's oceans are under grave threat. Scientists in many fields have pointed to the large-scale negative shifts brought about ...

Virus spurs global free-for-all over $597 billion medical trade

Germany's Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz has said the shared experience of battling the coronavirus could lead to a "new age ...

Dashboard: Coronavirus in Eurasia - March 31-April 5

Last updated: April 5Our latestCoronavirus diary: Can Kyrgyzstan survive this?The government is betraying signs of not knowing quite how to ...

Brazil: Cutting Trees for China Threatens Amazon Rain Forest

Western media reporting on Brazil recently has focused on President Jair Bolsonaro's dismissal of the coronavirus outbreak there as just ...

Put your trust in taxes during the coronavirus pandemic recovery

Facing an unprecedented global crisis, it's natural to turn to taxes for comfort. As strange or unwanted a claim as ...

Smartphone vs. virus: Is privacy always going to be the loser?

In Europe, officials, doctors and engineers are looking at how smartphones could be enlisted in the war against the spread ...

ANALYSIS | SA's desperately tough path post-coronavirus

With South Africans still shell-shocked by the coronavirus-inspired lockdown, now only entering into its second week, a key question is ...

Pakistan Vows To Appeal Acquittal Of Suspects In Daniel Pearl Murder

Pakistan's foreign minister says the government in Islamabad will file an appeal against a court decision overturning the conviction of ...

Boon for property buyers as 'coronavirus urgency' strikes

While the current situation in the South African residential property market is certainly "business unusual", it is also the best ...

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Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care Unit

London [UK], April 7 (ANI): Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, ...

Boris Johnson hospitalised after coronavirus symptoms persist

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

More than 320,000 cases of Covid-19 detect in U.S. so far

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 9,100 Americans have now died from the deadly Covid-19 coronavirus, according to the latest data ...

Ugly scenes at coronavirus-riddled Israeli town of Bnei Brak

Videos circulating on social media show Ultra-Orthodox Jews in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak coughing on police and calling ...

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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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