Tue, 22 Sep 2020

Asian stocks mixed as U.S. dollar gains ground

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were soggy on Asian markets on Tuesday, a day after major falls across the world. ...

Dow ends down more than 500 points after major falls in Europe and UK

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks fell sharply around the world on Monday, while the U.S. dollar rose sharply.The biggest ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

Shanghai to play increasingly important role as financial center

NEW YORK, New York, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai is expected to play an increasingly important role as a financial ...

Property owners in Buffalo accused of exposing families to lead poison

BUFFALO, New York A number of companies and individuals renting homes to predominantly impoverished Black communities are being sued for ...

Early signs of economic recovery underway, Reserve Bank says

There are early signs the SA economy is slowly starting recover but it's nowhere near the performance recorded in the ...

Turkmenistan: Everybody yurts, sometimes

It is a sobering day in Turkmenistan when the president starts urging his underlings to think about reality.But Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov ...

Duterte lauds Ombudsman's role in PhilHealth probe

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday launded the Office of the Ombudsman in going ...

Construction activity levels remain 'ultra-depressed'- survey

Despite the easing of lockdown restrictions in the third quarter, activity and confidence levels in the construction industry are still ...

Changa to become one of top video platforms

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], September 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Changa, a short video creation app launched by the Gurugram based IT tech ...

DTI CARES give MSMEs lifeline amid COVID-19

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Sep 22 (PIA) - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region 4A continue to help micro, ...

WGC highlights commitment to SDGs ahead of UN General Assembly

London [UK], September 22 (ANI): The World Gold Council (WGC) on Tuesday published a report outlining how leading gold-mining companies ...

ANAND announces significant leadership changes

New Delhi [India] September 22 (ANI/PRNewswire): ANAND announces significant governance and key management restructuring, in keeping with the high standards ...

US federal debt to equal GDP by 2020-end: Congressional Budget Office

Washington [US], September 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The US federal debt is growing so fast under the Dpnald Trump administration that it ...

US Stocks Fall as Global Markets Swoon

Wall Street slumped Monday as markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic's economic pain, though the S&P 500 had ...

Report: L.A. Guerrillas to add MentaL into fold

After announcing he no longer would be competing in Gears of War, Billy "MentaL" Putnam is on the verge of ...

Soaring Wealth During Pandemic Highlights Rising Inequality

Americans' household wealth rebounded last quarter to a record high as the stock market quickly recovered from a pandemic-induced plunge ...

Women's buying power reshaping SA property market

There has been a steady increase in women's buying power in the residential property market, according to data analysed by ...

J-K govt signs MoU with Army to operationalise Kishtwar Airstrip

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): The Government of Jammu and Kashmir and the Indian Army on Monday ...

Retailers rethinking business models for survival - survey

Despite retail trade confidence edging up in the third quarter of the year, underlying business conditions remain tough and retailers ...

SCUF offers highest interest rate

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Even as other banks and NBFCs have slashed interest rate on fixed deposits in ...

Bajaj Finance FD helps in financial planning

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Amid falling repo rates and steps taken by RBI for injecting liquidity in ...

560 Global Corporations Urge Government Action to Protect Nature

Hundreds of the world's biggest companies are calling on governments "to act with courage and urgency" to protect the world's ...

Increase in China's Warplane Activity Starts to Unnerve Taiwanese

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The increasing number of air force incursions from China is starting to fray nerves among ordinary Taiwanese, ...

Cyril Ramaphosa | 75 years of the UN: Reform is needed

Dear Fellow South African,The United Nations will this week begin the 75th session of its General Assembly, where the nations ...

Khambatta Securities gives buy call on G G Engineering

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): BSE listed G G Engineering (An authorized OEM for Tata motors), has been given ...

Here's the complete list of winners at 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards

Los Angeles [USA], September 21 (ANI): The Primetime Emmy Awards that took place on Sunday (local time) bestowed some of ...

HBO's 'Succession' wins Outstanding Drama Series at Emmys 2020

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): HBO's drama series 'Succession' has won an Emmy award for 'Outstanding Drama Series'. Succession ...

Andrij Parekh wins Emmy Award for directing 'Succession'

Los Angeles [USA], September 21 (ANI): Andrij Parekh on Sunday (local time) won the Primetime Emmy Award for directing the ...

'Watchmen' wins big, gets Emmy Award for Oustanding Limited Series

Los Angeles [USA], September 21 (ANI): American superhero drama 'Watchmen,' on Sunday (local time) won the Primetime Emmy Award in ...

Uzo Aduba wins Emmy 2020 for her supporting role in 'Mrs America'

Los Angeles [USA], September 21 (ANI): Uzo Aduba on Sunday (local time) won the third Primetime Emmy Award of her ...

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II takes home Emmy for his role in 'Watchmen'

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): American actor Yahya Abdul-Mateen II has won an Emmy award for Outstanding Supporting Actor ...

Regina King wins Emmy 2020 for her lead role in 'Watchmen'

Los Angeles [USA], September 21 (ANI): Academy-award winning actor Regina King on Sunday (local time) won the Emmy Award 2020 ...

Maria Schrader wins direction accolade for 'Unorthodox' at Emmys 2020

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): German director Maria Schrader has won an Emmy Award for 'Outstanding Directing for a ...

Schitt's Creek adjudged Outstanding Comedy Series at Emmys 2020

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): Netflix's sitcom 'Schitt's Creek' has won an Emmy Award for 'Outstanding Comedy Series'. So ...

Andrew Cividino, Dan Levy win Emmy 2020 for helming 'Schitt's Creek'

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): Leaving their seven other contenders trailing, Andrew Cividino and Dan Levy won the Emmy ...

Eugene Levy wins Emmy for his portrayal in 'Schitt's Creek'

Los Angeles [US], September 21 (ANI): Canadian actor Eugene Levy won the Emmy Award for 'Outstanding Actor in a Comedy ...

Yes government debt is cheap, but that doesn't mean it comes risk-free

The financial response of Western governments to the COVID-19 crisis has been gargantuan, with boosts to health expenditure, enhanced JobSeeker-like ...

Gauteng e-tolls: Sanral urges govt to make a decision - report

The South African National Roads Agency needs the government to make a decision on the future of electronic tolls in ...

Gauteng e-tolls: Sanral urges govt to make a decision - reports

The South African National Roads Agency needs the government to make a decision on the future of electronic tolls in ...

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Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Sydney man held in maximum security prison in Egypt over Facebook post

CAIRO, Egypt - A Sydney man is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Tora, Egypt for liking a Facebook ...

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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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