Tue, 16 Oct 2018

Apple acquires music analytics company Asaii

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - With the industry shifting its focus beyond traditional mainstream artists, Apple has now announced the acquisition of ...

OYO Hotels launches project for 2020 in the U.A.E.

DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a bid to expand its footprint across the United Arab Emirates, the South Asian hospitality chain ...

146 Sears stores to close, as company files for Chapter 11

CHICAGO, Illinois - One hundred and twenty six years after the giant retailer was founded, Sears on Monday voluntarily filed ...

Trump says more tariffs on Chinese goods might be ahead

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has indicated he is not done with introducing tariffs on Chinese-produced goods. He ...

Chairman of Al Habtoor group calls for scrapping of VAT

DUBAI, UAE - One of the most influential businessmen in the United Arab Emirates has called on the government to ...

Stock indices dip across Asian markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Asia were generally lower on Monday. The biggest loser was Japan's Nikkei 225. On Saturday ...

Apple pays up to $100 million for start-up Asaii

CUPERTINO, California - Axios is reporting that Apple Inc., has bought Asaii , which it describes as 'a startup that ...

Walmart on acquisition spree, buys Bare Necessities

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Strengthening its efforts to make deeper inroads into the online fashion space, Walmart has announced the acquisition ...

Stocks take beating in Riyadh

DUBAI, UAE - Stocks in Saudi Arabia tumbled on Sunday in the wake of international media attention over the disappearance ...

Mnuchin wants currency issues included in trade agreements

BALI, INDONESIA - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has given his strongest signal to date that he wants to see ...

ECB policymaker says bank not impacted by Fed moves

BALI, Indonesia - The European Central Bank has no reason to follow in the footsteps of the Federal Reserve, a ...

Eyeing sales boost, Amazon announces 50,000 jobs in India

BENGALURU, India - As part of its efforts to boost sales during the Indian festive season, Amazon has decided to ...

U.S. stocks rise sharply after week of losses

NEW YORK, New York - Investors breathed a sigh of relief on Friday as stock indices finally bounced off the ...

SSS mobile services in Siquijor soon

SIQUIJOR, Oct. 11 (PIA)--As part of its commitment to bring fast and convenient services to its clients, the Social Security ...

NegOcc Comprehensive Health Program satellite office launched

NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Oct. 16 (PIA6) -- A satellite office dedicated to offer comprehensive health care to indigent Negrenses was inaugurated ...

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies at 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, who visualized the indispensability of the personal computer more than 40 years ago, died Monday at ...

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passes away

Seattle [USA], Oct 16 (ANI): Noted technologist and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passed away on Monday (local time). The 65-year-old, ...

With Unusual Mining Cooperative, DRC Community Strikes Gold

Extractives With Unusual Mining Cooperative, DRC Community Strikes Gold view team Gold has been mined in this remote region of ...

China's Markets Reject 'Good News' Campaign

China's government has been trying to put the best face on its economic growth prospects as it struggles with tariff ...

Iceland Seeks Financial Crash Closure with Last Prosecution

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND - The Lehman Brothers bankruptcy threw the United States into an epoch-defining financial storm. Imagine 300 of them ...

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U.S. president and Saudi king link up on phone conference

DUBAI UAE, - Following a heated weekend exchange, Washington and Riyadh were back working cooperatively on Monday in a bid ...

Arab League and member states rally around Saudi Arabia

DUBAI, UAE - In an unprecedented show of support, the Arab world has come together to solidly back Saudi Arabia ...

Balkans get robust on ridding world of chemical weapons

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (15 October 2018) - State officials from five Western Balkan countries have agreed to step up cooperation ...

Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

Trump inspects hurricane-affected areas of Florida

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday is touring hurricane-ravaged areas of Florida to assess the damage brought ...

Saudi Arabia will "kill U.S. economy," warns TV executive

DUBAI, UAE - In the first public reaction to the statement by Saudi Arabia on the Khashoggi affair on Sunday, ...

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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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