Fri, 21 Jun 2019

Investors bid up stocks in Asia

HONG KONG - Share in Asia continued higher on Thursday while the U.S. dollar sell-off extended.By the close on Thursday ...

U.S. dollar slides despite Fed leaving rates unchanged

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. dollar fell sharply on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve signalled it is moving ...

China remains largest bond issuer in East Asia

MANILA, Philippines - Local currency bond markets in emerging East Asia continued to expand over the first quarter of 2019 ...

Solid gains in Asia Wednesday following rally on Wall St

HONG KONG - Asian stock markets soared on Wednesday, taking their cue from American and European stocks that shot sharply ...

Global stocks rally on renewed U.S.-China trade negotiations

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and Europe made sold gains on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald ...

KFC's meatless vegan burger: could it wean you off chicken?

GLOUCESTER, Ireland – Just like other fast food places, KFC is now introducing a vegan option for those who want ...

Heathrow airport's third runway plan revealed

LONDON, United Kingdom- The Heathrow Airport published its masterplan on Tuesday, which takes into consideration the construction of a third ...

Hang Seng index shoots higher, dollar jumps

HONG KONG - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday with the Hiong Kong Hang Seng starring, while in Tokyo ...

Wall Street marks time ahead of Fed decision

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks made solid gains on Monday, while the broader industrial markets were less exuberant.The ...

London-Shanghai stock link acclaimed as 'groundbreaking'

SHANGHAI, China – Firms from the United Kingdom will be the first companies to list mainland China in the new ...

Brexit Uncertainty Impacts U.K. Business Investment in the Short Term

LONDON, UK – As stated by the British Chambers of Commerce or BCC, firms are starting to put resources into ...

Trump Calls Iranian Downing Of U.S. Drone 'A Very Big Mistake'

President Donald Trump says Iran has made a 'very big mistake' in shooting down a U.S. military drone with a ...

U-Dictionary climbs up Google Play Charts, clocks 50 Million Installs

New Delhi [India] June 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): U-Dictionary, a global language learning application, recently announced its android installs to 50 million ...

Children's behaviour in kindergarten linked to earnings in adulthood

Washington D.C. [USA], June 20 (ANI): Individuals who were inattentive at the age of six had lower earnings in their ...

Iran Downs U.S. Drone, Dispute Over Location Heightens Tensions

Iran and the United States are disputing the circumstances around the downing of a U.S. military drone, raising fears of ...

HRH Cyril Ramaphosa

Are we just pawns in this new dawn?Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain serves as the head of state with only ...

SONA #2: 5 things to look out for in Ramaphosa's address

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver his second State of the Nation Address to Parliament in 2019 and his third major ...

Can he tackle Eskom? Rand looks to Ramaphosa's SONA

All eyes will be on President Cyril Ramaphosa tonight as he outlines his State of the Nation Address (SONA) and ...

Stock markets opens in red, Wipro falls nearly 4 per cent

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Domestic equity benchmark NSE Nifty and BSE Sensex on Thursday opened in red in ...

Stocks mixed ahead of US Fed decision

The JSE recorded a relatively mixed trading session on Wednesday as it struggled for momentum ahead of the United States ...

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U.S., Iranian forces dispute location of drone when attacked

WASHINGTON DC - The United States military has confirmed a U.S. Navy MQ-4C Triton drone has been shot down by ...

UN Special Rapporteur delivers report on Khasoggi killing

GENEVA, Switzerland - Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was the victim of a premeditated extrajudicial execution, for which Saudi Arabia is ...

New acting U.S. Secretary of Defense to lean on NATO in first week

WASHINGTON DC - The new acting Pentagon chief Mark Esper will land in the hot seat next week and will ...

Traumatic times for Syrians as war continues unabated

NEW YORK, New York - Unabating violence, destruction and a downward sprial in overall conditions for the desperate people trapped ...

Sharer of New Zealand mosque shooting video sentenced for 21 months

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand – Philip Arps, a man from New Zealand, has been jailed for 21 months after sending the ...

Egypt's Mohammed Morsi buried in Cairo after death in trial

CAIRO, Egypt - The former Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi, is now buried after he died in court after suffering a ...

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