Wed, 26 Jun 2019

IMF lauds U.S. unemployment, at levels not seen since late 1960s

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. economy is in the longest expansion in recorded history, says the latest assessment by the ...

Global medical devices manufacturer in major Irish expansion

CO. GALWAY, Ireland - Boston Scientific has invested 60 million euro to expand its operations in Ireland.The first phase of ...

U.S. dollar reels in Asian session, euro challenging 1.1400

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across the Asian region finished in the red on Tuesday.The widespread losses, all relatively modest except ...

Qatar pledges $3 billion in financial support for Pakistan

DOHA, Qatar - The tiny gas-rich nation of Qatar has pledged to invest a further $3 billion in the financially-stressed ...

Ireland to play key roles on energy efficiency commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Loe Varadkar is to be appointed Honorary Patron of the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s new Global ...

Taiwanese carrier takes delivery of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Taiwanese airline EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of its order for twenty ...

Myanmar leader and Asian Development Bank president in talks

BANGKOK, Thailand - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao on Sunday ...

Fokker F28 aircraft put under scrutiny to advance safety research

RICHMOND, Virginia - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) has performed a crashworthiness test ...

Equities gain some ground, Nifty hovers around 11,820

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened in the red on Wednesday but gained some ground as ...

ASEAN Makes Little Progress on Security Issues, Analysts Say

Analysts say the 34th ASEAN summit this weekend made little progress on two key security issues facing the region: Chinese ...

JSE falls as financials and industrials struggle

The JSE fell on Tuesday as losses on the financials and resources indices deepened.The fall on the local bourse was ...

Economy cannot remain in the hands of a few - minister

The SA government will not allow the country's economy to remain in the hands of a few, Minister of Small ...

Argentine Official, in China, Talks Nuclear Deal and Soymeal

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina indicated its interest on Tuesday in moving forward with China on initiatives including construction of the ...

The guts of an Apple iPhone show exactly what Trump gets wrong about trade

Crack open an iPhone and you'll begin to see why President Donald Trump's ongoing trade war with China doesn't make ...

Trump Threatens ?Obliteration? As Iran Dismisses Sanctions

Iran and the United States have traded insults, with Tehran accusing Washington of 'lying' about its willingness to hold talks ...

Facebook's Libra may be quite attractive in developing countries

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency has taken a lot of criticism from Western government officials and media commentators - but it's no ...

Don't hold your breath: Zim business on foreign currency ban

The decision by the Zimbabwean government to abolish the use of foreign currency for local transactions is welcome, but could ...

ANC allies seek the truth about Ramaphosa money laundering claims

ANC allies say that money laundering claims against the president should be investigated and that the probe should be wrapped ...

China Hopes Trump-Xi Meeting Will Help Ease Escalating Trade War

China hopes an upcoming meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will help build trust and ...

US Convenes Economic Peace Conference in Bahrain

JERUSALEM - The United States is convening an economic workshop in the Persian Gulf state of Bahrain Tuesday aimed at ...

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Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

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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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