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Top Dubai developer commences sale of 700 off-plan apartments

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai-based property developer Meydan has unveiled the first phase of what it has designated Canal Front Residences, ...

Officials warn that Russians continue hacking American computers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Microsoft announced on Monday that Nobelium, the Russian hackers behind the successful 2020 breach of ...

U.S. stocks struggle, Dow & S&P 500 retreat from record highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks finished flat to lower on Wednesday, despite strong gains earlier in the day ...

After being grounded during Covid, Airbus A380 to fly again

SINGAPORE: After mothballing the enormous Airbus A380 during the tourism lockdown of 2020, some airlines have announced that they will ...

Blue Origin space station plans call for use in research and tourism

SEATTLE, Washington: Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin is planning on launching a commercial-purpose space station, dubbed "Orbital Reef," to be used ...

Asian stock markets get boring, traders take day off

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia faced headwinds on Wednesday, however damage was kept to a minimum.In Australia, the ...

California encouraged to restore and expand natural carbon sinks

SAN DIEGO, California -- Ninety percent of California's wetlands are gone, and the movement to restore them has taken on ...

Two deaths reported after using air freshener sold at Walmart

WASHINGTON D.C.: Walmart has pulled from its shelf an air freshener linked to two deaths.The first patient to get sick ...

U.S. stock markets continue higher, new record high for S&P 500

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks pushed Wall Street higher on Tuesday with the Standard and Poor's 500 setting ...

Two days of chaos as computer outage cripples Skywest flights

SEATTLE, Washington: Due to an "internal technical issue", believed to be a server outage, SkyWest, the regional airline which operates ...

Online ordering shut down by hackers at UK Tesco

WELWYN GARDEN CITY, England: Hackers broke into retailer Tesco's computers on October 22 and 23, causing the website to cease ...

Tokyo stock market takes off, Nikkei 225 jumps 506 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday, with Japanese and Australian stocks rising in response to ...

Las Vegas hotel sells 11 Picassos for nearly $110m

Las Vegas, Nevada: Eleven Pablo Picasso paintings that have been displayed at a Las Vegas hotel for more than 20 ...

Tesla prices jump $2,000 to $5,000 on varying models

PALO ALTO, California: Tesla published new pricing in recent days, with $5,000 price increases in its Model X Long Range ...

Wall Street reaches for the stars, major indices hit new closing highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets continue reaching for the stars. Despite a 1-in-1-100-years event, the Covid-19 pandemic, ...

Californian Gas Station Charges $7 Per Gallon

GORDA, California: In Gorda, California gasoline prices have topped $7 per gallon, according to local news station ABC 30. "The ...

Saudi Arabia announces net zero emissions goals, planting huge forests

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia will announce that it will reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2060, Crown Prince Mohammed bin ...

Japanese stocks slide, elsewhere in Asia modest gains recorded

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday. Shares in China Evergrande advanced on news the company ...

Despite pending mortgage rate increases, US home sales jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: Sales of previously occupied homes in the U.S. recovered in September to their highest level since January, with ...

US unemployment claims fall to lowest level since March 2020

WASHINGTON D.C.: The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits dropped by 6,000 to 290,000 last week, the third straight ...

Biden weighs deploying National Guard to help with cargo at US ports

LOS ANGELES, California: The National Guard might be deployed to assist with the cargo log jam riddling the Los Angeles ...

Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...

In spite of parts shortages, Tesla reports $1.62 billion profit in Q3

PALO ALTO, California: Despite a global pandemic and ongoing chip shortage, Tesla has reported a net income of $1.62 billion ...

US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Poonawalla Fincorp Q2FY22 consolidated profit before tax up 151 percent YoY to Rs 126 crore

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], October 28 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The Board of Directors of Poonawalla Fincorp Limited (PFL), a non-deposit taking systemically ...

Samsung bringing One UI design to its Windows laptops

Seoul [South Korea], October 28 (ANI): Korean tech giant Samsung is all set to bring its One UI 4 mobile ...

Union Minister Narayan Rane launches awareness programme for promoting entrepreneurship

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Union Minister of MSME Narayan Rane on Wednesday launched 'SAMBHAV' a national level awareness ...

France to impose sanctions against UK for fisheries dispute

Paris [France], October 28 (ANI/Sputnik): France will impose the first sanctions against the UK on November 2 for non-compliance with ...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau unveils new cabinet

Ottawa [Canada], October 27 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced his new cabinet over a month after his ...

China to extend tax incentives for overseas investors

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- China will extend the preferential tax policy for overseas investors investing ...

Iconix Lifestyle India Private Limited acquires Lee Cooper's IP rights for India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 27 (ANI): Iconix Lifestyle India Private Limited, a joint venture (JV) between Reliance Brands Limited and ...

India is overachieving its voluntary target of emission reduction, Environment Minister at UN climate meet

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): India is taking ambitious actions in energy efficiency measures, biofuels, sustainable transport, e-vehicles, enhancing ...

S Korea economic growth rate in third quarter is 0.3 per cent

Seoul [South Korea], October 27 (ANI/Global Economic): With increased exports, Korea's economy grew 0.3 per cent in the third quarter ...

Hyundai Motor's Q3 operating profit reaches 1.6 trillion won, down 14.8 pc

Seoul [South Korea], October 27 (ANI/Global Economic): Hyundai Motor's operating profit in the third quarter (July-September) fell 14.8 per cent ...

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited Inaugurates Vigilance Awareness Week, 2021

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 27 (ANI/Newsvoir): Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), a 'Maharatna' and a Fortune Global 500 Company, announced ...

LTI becomes Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Services Provider

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): LarsenToubro Infotech Ltd. (BSE: 540005) (NSE: LTI), a global technology consulting and digital solutions ...

Washington should stop politicizing market economy rules

© Provided by Xinhua The United States always proclaims itself as a champion of market rules. Yet when Washington feels ...

China's industrial profits sustain sound growth in first three quarters

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- Profits of China's major industrial firms maintained sound growth momentum in ...

China, ASEAN join hands in fighting COVID-19, boosting economic recovery

© Provided by Xinhua China has provided Vietnam with a large amount of COVID-19 vaccines and medical supplies to jointly ...

Envy releases original Valorant member mummAy

Team Envy released Anthony "mummAy" DiPaolo on Tuesday, two months after moving one of the team's original Valorant members to ...

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24 executed for starting lethal wildfires in Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria: The Syrian Ministry of Justice has announced that 24 people convicted of lighting last year's devastating wildfires, which ...

Moldova declares emergency as gas jumps from $550 to $790 per thousand

CHIINU, Moldova: To help ease gas shortages caused by rising global energy prices, Moldova's parliament has approved a government-requested state ...

As Covid returns, Austria warns of lockdown for unvaccinated

VIENNA, Austria: Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg said unvaccinated people in the country could face new lockdown restrictions, as COVID-19 cases ...

Germany reports 15,145 new infections in one day, highest since May

BERLIN, Germany: On Saturday, Germany recorded the highest number of new coronavirus cases since mid-May, rising from 95 to 100 ...

South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: An elephant has trampled a suspected poacher to death in South Africa's Kruger National Park, ...

As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

MOSCOW, Russia: As Russia recorded the highest numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the pandemic began in 2020, beginning ...

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