Mon, 26 Aug 2019

Some Chinese-imposed tariffs on U.S. goods to start 1 September

BEIJING, China - Behind the sharp sell-off on Wall Street on Friday was the announcement earlier by China that it ...

U.S. Justice Department approves sale of Fox regional sports networks

WASHINGTON, DC - Sinclair Broadcasting's takeover of various assets sold by Rupert Murdoch's parent company to Disney, has been given ...

Ireland to introduce stricter standards for marketing mobile phones

DUBLIN, Ireland - New guidelines relating to the advertising of mobile phone and broadband services by the Advertising Standards Authority ...

Tech stocks shatter, Nasdaq drops 3%, as Trump Trade War escalates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks got smashed on Friday after President Donald Trump engaged in a tirade against ...

Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...

Irish government urges businesses to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - With 10 weeks to go to the Brexit deadline on 31 October, the Irish government is urging ...

End of week rally for shares in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose across the board on Friday, setting European shares alight as well.In Japan the ...

Little movement in U.S. stocks, pound jumps

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had an unremarkable day on Thursday. Solid data on the employment front provided ...

Gauteng owes businesses R2.6bn. Here are the other culprits

The government owes businesses over R7.1bn in unpaid invoices older than 30 days, with Gauteng leading the pack.This is according ...

Trump Touts USMCA in Meeting with Canada PM Trudeau

SAINT-JEAN-DE-LUZ, FRANCE - U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau touted their trilateral trade agreement in their ...

Japan, US reach broad agreement on trade deal - reports

Japan and the United States have reached a broad agreement in trade negotiations, reports said Sunday, with the leaders of ...

Ramaphosa to woo investors at G7 Summit

President Cyril Ramaphosa aims to market South Africa as an investment destination and trade partner during the G7 Summit taking ...

Gen Z: More Diverse Than Previous Generations

One in a series on Generation Z.Over the next 10 years, Generation Z will grow in size and racial diversity ...

UK's Johnson Pushes Trump Back on Trade War

SAINT-JEAN-DE-LUZ, FRANCE - At the G-7 Summit in Biarritz, France on Sunday, U.S. President Donald Trump's first order of business ...

WATCH | Imagine if Obama 'had been assassinated?' - Biden

Former vice president Joe Biden asked a town hall audience in Hanover, New Hampshire on Friday: "Imagine if, God forbid, ...

US Military Official Confirms China Deal to Use Cambodian Naval Base

VOA national security correspondent Jeff Seldin contributed to this article.CAMP H. M. SMITH, Hawaii - A senior U.S. Indo-Pacific Command ...

Rohingya Refugees Protest Exodus, Demand Rights in Myanmar

Thousands of angry and frustrated Rohingya refugees marked the second anniversary of their exodus from Myanmar into Bangladesh on Sunday ...

Powerful, Obscure Law Is Basis for Trump 'Order' On Trade

President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make ...

Jamie Foxx reveals new Disney role post-breakup with Katie Holmes

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 25 (ANI): Jamie Foxx is back in the spotlight with an upcoming project with Disney-Pixar, post ...

Your network carrier may be slowing down online videos: Study

Massachusetts [USA], Aug 24 (ANI): If you have been experiencing slower video streaming on your mobile phone, you are not ...

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7 dead after plane and helicopter collide on Spanish island

MALLORCA, Spain - A mid-air collision between a helicopter and a small plane on a tourist resort island in Spain ...

G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

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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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