Tue, 15 Jun 2021

U.S. tech stocks make gains, industrials falter

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week mixed as investors and traders were hesitant to push markets ...

Johnson & Johnson to destroy millions of Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday that Johnson & Johnson must destroy millions of doses of ...

April imports from Britain show greatest increase in 3 years

DUBLIN, Ireland: April figures showed a significant improvement in trade between Ireland and the UK, with British exports to Ireland ...

Mixed day for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 in Tokyo does best

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday while the major currencies fell slightly against the U.S. ...

Public forces Indian government to cuts taxes on Covid care

NEW DELHI, India: After being stung by public criticism over the high costs of medical care during the Coronavirus surge ...

July 4 fireworks spectacular to mark reopening of New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Following the cancellation of last year's July 4th fireworks display, New York will return to ...

Russia again fines Facebook, Telegram for not removing content

MOSCOW, Russia: For the second time a Russian court has fined Facebook and Telegram for not taking down content banned ...

To diversify, China's Huawei to develop self-driving technology

BEIJING, China: In a bid to diversify its businesses, China's Huawei Technologies, the world's largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, has announced ...

Aer Lingus passenger flights cancelled after Stobart Air closes

DUBLIN, Ireland: Aer Lingus cancelled 12 regional routes with Stobart Air on Friday night. The cancellations will take effect immediately. ...

French court charges Peugeot misled on emissions testing

PARIS, France: Auto giant Stellantis announced on June 9 that a court in France had accused its Peugeot division of ...

Amidst tensions, China, U.S. commerce chiefs discuss differences

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid disagreements, top U.S. and Chinese commerce officials have agreed to promote healthy trade and cooperate over differences, ...

Google to lay internet cable from USA to Argentina

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Google is building a subsea cable that will run from the east coast of the United States ...

Meatpacker JBS CEO says $11 million ransom paid after cyberattack

GREELEY, Colorado: JBS USA, part of a worldwide meatpacking company, reportedly paid an $11 million ransom to criminals who attacked ...

FBI investigating leaked IRS records of wealthiest Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Following media reports claiming some of America's richest people paid little to no income taxes, the Treasury Department ...

Equity indices surge with across-the-board buying

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 15 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices extended gains during early hours on Tuesday amid buying interest across ...

China's three child policy not enough effective

Beijing [China], June 15 (ANI): China's recently-announced three-child policy will not help the country to drastically raise the birthrate, said ...

What the budget holds for the agriculture sector in Kenya

Kenya's second budget under the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic has prioritised a stimulus for economic recovery and the implementation ...

Millions of young South Africans are without jobs: what are the answers?

African countries are experiencing an unprecedented level of unemployment among young people. The unemployment numbers are expected to increase given ...

Alexander Forbes open for deals after insurance sale to Sanlam

Alexander Forbes Group Holdings is on the hunt for businesses to acquire to build out its employee-benefits offering after finalising ...

Chinese villagers facing widening income inequality

Beijing [China], June 14 (ANI): Beijing's push to modernise rural areas of China claiming to improving lives and reducing poverty, ...

Pak requests another year to pay back Chinese loans

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 14 (ANI): A debt-ridden Pakistan has requested its all-weather ally China that it needs another year to ...

UK will continue to work closely with India: UK envoy

New Delhi [India], June 14 (ANI): United Kingdom will continue to work with India as a joint force on various ...

US TikToker Leads Global Campaign to Clean Up Oceans

MADRID - Elizabeth Sherr had always had a passion for the ocean since she was young so trying to clean ...

Fitch expects more sideways trading for Indian rupee

Singapore, June 14 (ANI): Fitch Solutions said on Monday it expects the rupee to continue trading in a range between ...

Ramaphosa says he'll tackle youth unemployment on Youth Day

President Cyril Ramaphosa will launch measures to address youth unemployment on Wednesday.Government will be launching a range of measures on ...

Equity indices close flat, Adani stocks plunge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed flat on Monday amid lack of directional cues and consequent ...

Five Challenges Facing the Next Iranian President

TEHRAN - The winner of Iran's presidential election will face a host of tough challenges once he takes over from ...

Reasons to invest in a Bajaj Finance Online Fixed Deposit

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): A fixed deposit is one of the most solid and secure investment options available ...

American Actor Ned Beatty Dies at 83

NEW YORK - Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a ...

India'sQ1 GDP data suggest strong post-pandemic rebound

New York [US], June 14 (ANI): India's and Brazil's first-quarter 2021 real GDP data show a strong rebound in both ...

Will global minimum tax rate reduce Singapore's appeal?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, June 14 (ANI): Last week, the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies announced that they have ...

Equity indices trade lower, Adani Ports down 17 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI): Broad equity indicators dipped during early hours on Monday dragged by metal and banking ...

G-7 Communique Wide-Ranging, But Critics Find Shortcomings

BRUSSELS - U.S. President Joe Biden has declared that the G-7 summit was an "extraordinarily collaborative and productive meeting" that ...

China asserting authority on foreign companies

Beijing [China], June 13 (ANI): As China's intense crackdown on its tech companies continues, Beijing is calling on tech giants ...

Japan to launch antitrust probe into Google, Apple

Tokyo [Japan], June 13 (ANI: The Japanese government will probe the activities of Apple and Google, amid growing allegations of ...

More transparency needed to probe COVID-19 origins: WHO

Washington DC [US], June 13 (ANI): World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Ghebreyesus has called on China to cooperate with ...

1998 Oregon School Shooter Has 'Tremendous Shame and Guilt'

SALEM, OREGON -- Kip Kinkel, who killed his parents before going on a shooting rampage at his Oregon high school ...

Dubai real estate to see big boom on the back of Expo 2020

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI/NewsVoir): Last few months have seen increased movement of people to Dubai, because of the ...

There Is No Labor Shortage, Only Labor Exploitation

Conservatives and corporate employers are weaving an insidious web of myths, lies and exaggerations to justify maintaining low-wage jobs.By Sonali ...

Spagnola: Most Impressive This Offseason

FRISCO, Texas - This gave me pause this week when asked who was the most impressive for the Cowboys during ...

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Big increase in demand as 2 million passengers use airports on Friday

WASHINGTON D.C.: The highest number of passengers since the start of the Covid pandemic passed though U.S. airports on Friday. ...

U.S. tech stocks make gains, industrials falter

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week mixed as investors and traders were hesitant to push markets ...

Johnson & Johnson to destroy millions of Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday that Johnson & Johnson must destroy millions of doses of ...

April imports from Britain show greatest increase in 3 years

DUBLIN, Ireland: April figures showed a significant improvement in trade between Ireland and the UK, with British exports to Ireland ...

Mixed day for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 in Tokyo does best

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday while the major currencies fell slightly against the U.S. ...

Public forces Indian government to cuts taxes on Covid care

NEW DELHI, India: After being stung by public criticism over the high costs of medical care during the Coronavirus surge ...

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