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Stocks in Asia rise across board, dollar steadies

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made a welcome return to the black on Friday, to close out what has ...

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 ...

CSA suspends CEO Thabang Moroe for alleged misconduct

Johannesburg [South Africa], Dec 6 (ANI): The Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Friday suspended Chief Executive Officer Thabang Moroe on ...

MSME stakeholders craft program for inclusive growth in CamNorte

DAET, Camarines Norte, Nov.29 (PIA) - Various stakeholders of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has crafted programs, projects ...

SNAP-Magat cites host communities

LAMUT, Ifugao, Dec. 6 (PIA) - - Host communities of SN Aboitiz Power - Magat (SNAP-Magat) in the province were ...

This small German town took back the power - and went fully renewable

The case for ambitious and transformative environmental policy is being made with increasing fervour and a series of "Green New ...

What would Russia prefer to happen in the UK election?

The UK election comes against the background of one of the worst periods in Russian-British relations since the end of ...

Glencore under investigation for bribery by UK authorities

Glencore is being investigated for bribery by UK authorities, deepening the legal troubles that threaten the world's biggest commodities trader. ...

World Bank Group to help Armenia attract investments

PanARMENIAN.Net - The World Bank Group, in partnership with the United Kingdom's Good Governance Fund, is launching a new advisory ...

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 ...

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China to restrict U.S. diplomats

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China Friday said it had taken 'reciprocal' measures against US diplomats in the country, who will have ...

4 men accused of murder and rape of woman in india killed by police

HYDERABAD, India - Four men accused of the rape and murder of a 27-year old woman veterinarian in Hyderabad, India ...

The difference between anti-Semitism and criticism

Canada recently voted at the United Nations for the establishment of a Palestinian state. At the same time, Canada reiterated ...

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 ...

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