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Harris, Blinken Pay US Condolences in Abu Dhabi, Seek to Boost Ties

U.S Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Abu Dhabi, joining a high-ranking U.S. delegation led by Vice President Kamala ...

Broking Firm BP Wealth launches its B2C retail offering 'Stoxbox,' India's first subscription-based retail brokerage app

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 16 (ANI/PRNewswire): BP Wealth, one of India's largest wealth management firm, has entered the B2C retail ...

EU Cuts Eurozone Growth Forecast As Ukraine War Bites

The European Commission on Monday sharply cut its eurozone growth forecast for 2022 to 2.7 percent, blaming skyrocketing energy prices ...

Germany sets deadline for dropping Russian oil Bloomberg

Berlin reportedly aims to find new oil suppliers and resolve logistical problems within six to seven monthsGermany plans to ditch ...

Europe looks to Israel for natural gas media

The continent is searching for an alternative to Russian energy supplies, Turkish newspaper reportsDeliveries of Israeli natural gas via Turkey ...

Update: China's economy expected to recover gradually from Omicron impacts

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- China's economy is expected to recover gradually as the country achieves ...

Left parties call for nationwide protest against inflation, unemployment from May 25 to 31

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): The Left parties have called for a nationwide protest against inflation and unemployment, starting ...

Update: China's retail sales contract in January-April amid COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- China's retail sales declined during the first four months of this ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 16

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

1 killed, 5 injured in Indonesian oil refinery fire

Jakarta [Indonesia], May 15 (ANI/Xinhua): One person was killed and five others wounded as an oil refinery operated by an ...

World Leaders Pay Respects in UAE after Death of Pro-West President

DUBAI - World leaders descended on the United Arab Emirates on Sunday to offer condolences to new leader Sheikh Mohammed ...

Iran serious in Vienna talks, but not trusting 'enemy': nuclear negotiator

Tehran [Iran], May 15 (ANI/Xinhua): Iran's chief nuclear negotiator stressed on Sunday that although the Islamic republic is serious in ...

Saudi Aramco says net income soars to record USD 39.5bn in Q1 2022

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Saudi Arabia's state oil and gas company Saudi Aramco announced on Sunday that its ...

Vizag Police urges parents to connect their drug addict children to 'Marpu'

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 15 (ANI): To bring a change to the lives of children addicted to drugs, the ...

Can the West survive without Russian oil

Countries pushing for an embargo may not find alternative crude suppliersThe EU and UK recently announced plans to ban all ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 15

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

Pakistan: Oil, eatable import bill spiked to USD 24.77 billion

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 15 (ANI): Pakistan's oil and eatable import bill surged by 58.98 per cent to USD 24.77 billion ...

Pak govt mulls over withdrawing subsidy on petroleum products ahead of IMF talks

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif-led government is likely to gradually abolish subsidies on petrol and ...

One Killed as Price Protests Continue in Iran

Dubai - Protests over soaring food prices continued in several cities in Iran on Saturday, according to postings on social ...

China's state-owned shipping giant expanding global influence

Beijing [China], May 14 (ANI): China's state-owned COSCO Shipping Corporation Ltd, the fourth-biggest player in the shipping industry, according to ...

Motorola's Razr 3 foldable smartphone might have bigger screens

Washington [US], May 14 (ANI): In the past couple of months Motorola's upcoming Razr 3 foldable phone has been a ...

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Becomes UAE's President

DUBAI, UAE - Rulers in the United Arab Emirates on Saturday unanimously appointed Abu Dhabi's Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al ...

India Bans Wheat Exports, Irks G7

India banned wheat exports without government approval Saturday after its hottest March on record hit production, in a blow to ...

Putin Warns Finland Joining NATO Would Be Mistake

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Finnish counterpart that it would be a "mistake" for Finland to join NATO, according ...

Russia's oil revenue soars despite sanctions Bloomberg

The country has earned roughly $20 billion per month from crude exports this yearRussia's oil export revenue has jumped some ...

G7 to Continue Economic Pressure on Russia, Tackle 'Wheat War'

WEISSENHAUS, Germany - Group of Seven foreign ministers vowed on Saturday to reinforce Russia's economic and political isolation, continue supplying ...

French President Macron to visit UAE to mourn death of President Sheikh Khalifa

Dubai [UAE], May 14 (ANI): French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that he will visit the United Arab Emirates to ...

ED files supplementary prosecution complaint against 2 PFI leaders under PMLA

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a Supplementary Prosecution complaint against two leaders of ...

Researchers reveal remote work doesn't have negative impact on productivity

Texas [US], May 14 (ANI): According to new research, employees working remotely during natural disasters and other events do not ...

Kenya's fuel crisis: how the country's subsidy system works

Oil is an essential commodity for Kenya's transport and industrial production, electricity generation and water provision. In 2008, as the ...

Russian economy stronger than expected JPMorgan

The Wall Street bank predicts only a moderate recession due to sanctionsRussia's economy is coping better with Ukraine-related Western sanctions ...

Govt taking measures to deal with inflation, will be able to control it in medium-term: Principal Economic Advisor

By Suyash Kumar JhaKashipur (Uttarakhand) [India], May 14 (ANI): Saying that India has broadly come out of the turbulence that ...

Cost of raw materials going up, inflation hurting businesses, says Microtek Deputy CMD

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): The rise in inflation is hurting businesses as it has impacted the discretionary buying ...

Detention of WNBA's Griner in Moscow Extended for 1 Month

Moscow - The lawyer for WNBA star Brittney Griner said Friday her pre-trial detention in Russia has been extended by ...

We are discussing sixth package of sanctions against Russia: EU ambassador to India

By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): European Union ambassador to India, Ugo Astuto, said the bloc is discussing ...

Assam CM flags off two catamaran ships to oil the wheels of river tourism

Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 13 (ANI): In a major boost to river tourism in the Brahmaputra river, Assam Chief Minister ...

UAE's Long-Ailing Leader Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Dies At 73

The United Arab Emirates' long-ailing ruler, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, died Friday, the government announced in a brief ...

OPEC daily basket price stands at $109.30 a barrel Thursday

VIENNA, 12th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$109.30 a barrel on ...

EU sanctions unlikely to include Russian oil ban

Hungary stalls bloc's crude oil embargo planA sixth round of Ukraine-related anti-Russia sanctions is unlikely to include an oil embargo, ...

OPEC highlights positive expectation for UAE economy

ABU DHABI, 13th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The OPEC Monthly Oil Market Report (MOMR) has maintained its positive momentum with ...

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US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

Junta outpost attacked: 15 killed, five captured by resistance fighters

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to an officer who participated in the assault, two local defense forces have destroyed a ...

Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

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