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Loan to improve air quality in BeijingTianjinHebei region of China

BEIJING, China - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million results-based lending program with private sector involvement ...

Looming new tariffs keep lid on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets made minor gains on Thursday as speculation over the outcome of trade ...

Tajikistan to partly privatize state-owned Talco

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - Tajikistan is reportedly on the cusp of selling a stake in its main industrial concern to a ...

Australian stocks rebound, All Ords climbs 1.14%

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia firmed on Thursday, after Wall Street rebounded on positive trade comments by President Trump.In ...

Indian telecom giant to raise up to $3 billion

NEW DELHI, India - The board of directors at telecom major Bharti Airtel has approved fund raising of up to ...

U.S.. stocks in sharp rebound after Trump back-flip on trade

NEW YORK, New York - U.S, stocks rebounded on Wednesday as President Trump back-flipped again on comments about progress on ...

ADB and ACAMS join together for anti money-laundering initiative

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) are partnering in ...

Selling on Australian stock market continues

SYDNEY, Australia - Australian stocks continued to be sold off on Wednesday, a day after losing $47 billion of their ...

Google CEO promoted to head of Alphabet

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California - Tech giant Google on Tuesday appointed Indian-origin Sundar Pichai as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ...

Wall Street tumbles, U.S. dollar plummets on Trump comments

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said a trade deal ...

Love it or hate it, Tesla's Cybertruck is revolutionary

With a collective gasp and puzzled looks, the world was recently introduced to Tesla's newest vehicle. The so-called Cybertruck is ...

China to Waive Tariffs for Some US Soybeans, Pork

BEIJING - China will waive import tariffs for some soybeans and pork shipments from the United States, China's finance ministry ...

Honeywell and IIT Kharagpur strike a winning combination

New Delhi [India] Dec 6 (ANI/BusinessWire India): As Honeywell India celebrates the 25th anniversary of its India Technology Center, the ...

ADB approves USD 1 billion emergency loan for Pakistan

Manila [Philippines], Dec 6 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Friday approved a USD 1 billion emergency loan for ...

Public can now weigh in on draft mining bill

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe has gazetted for public comment the draft amendments to the Mineral Petroleum Resources ...

Trump Hopes Economy Will Prevail Over Other Issues in 2020

WHITE HOUSE - "It's the economy, stupid" has been a catchphrase of U.S. presidential politics since the 1992 campaign, when ...

Former Envoy Huntsman: Putin Likely Joyful About Ukraine Theory

SALT LAKE CITY - President Donald Trump's former ambassador to Russia said Vladimir Putin is likely "joyful" about the renewed ...

Kansas Joins Other States in Accepting Refugees Under New Trump Rule

Kansas is the latest U.S. state to commit to resettling refugees under a new Trump administration rule that requires cities ...

JSE softer as domestic pressures weigh

The local bourse closed softer on Thursday on the back of broad-based losses across all the major indices.Although the losses ...

US House Speaker Denies Hating Trump, Declares 'Don't Mess With Me'

WASHINGTON - At the close of the news conference, an indignant Pelosi, the top Democrat in the U.S. Congress, took ...

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Pacific on alert as measles death toll in Samoa rises to 62

APIA, SAMOA, Pacific Ocean - UN teams are on the ground in Samoa as the country combats a deadly measles ...

Criminals targeting everyday citizens bank accounts

PORTLAND, Oregon - Like many Americans, Aaron Cole and his wife had been able to save up a nest egg ...

Australian police seize $1.2 billion worth of drugs, make 3 arrests

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Three people have been charged in relation to Australia's largest ever onshore methamphetamine seizure, worth more ...

Trump chastises Trudeau but is quickly back to business at NATO meet

LONDON - U.S. President Donald Trump accused Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of being "two-faced" after Trudeau and other NATO ...

Constitutional law professors weigh in on Trump impeachment process

Three constitutional experts on Wednesday bolstered Democrats' efforts to impeach Donald Trump by saying the president's actions seeking foreign interference ...

2019 will be second or third warmest year in history

Exceptional global heat driven by greenhouse gas emissions mean this decade will most likely go down as the warmest on ...

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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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