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Demand for shares in Apple prompts buying of U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - It was a good day on Wall Street on Thursday. No bad news, in fact ...


Hong Kong Hang Seng declines 249 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China, Japan and Australia rose on Thursday, but in Hong Stock the main index fell. ...


Omani nationals to be trained by PDO to enter workforce

MUSCAT, Oman - The government-owned Petroleum Development Oman is planning on training Omani nationals to enter not just the oil ...


Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...


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Demand for shares in Apple prompts buying of U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - It was a good day on Wall Street on Thursday. No bad news, in fact ...

Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...

Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Stocks in Asia directionless, dollar also unchanged

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were little changed on Tuesday with the only market making ground being Hong Kong. ...

Myanmar Military Shrugs Off U.S. Senators Call For Rohingya Sanctions

Myanmars military rejected as one-sided accusations on Thursday a call by U.S. senators to slap sanctions on Myanmar's army chief ...

Red Willow Production Cuts Unemployment in Iranian Village

A small village named Bezijan, located near the city of Arak in Irans Markazi Province, has come under the spotlight ...

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Iraq Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 94

At least 94 people were killed when an overloaded ferry capsized on the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of ...

More children killed by unsafe water, than bullets, says UNICEF chief

UNICEFs 16-nation study into how water supplies effect children caught up in emergencies, also shows that children under-five are on ...

Brexit Day Delayed as EU Seizes Control of Exit Date

LONDON - In the past two years, British Prime Minister Theresa May has insisted repeatedly that Britain will exit the ...

Iraq Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 83

At least 83 people were killed when an overloaded ferry capsized Thursday on the Tigris River near the Iraqi city ...

Pakistan Army: 4 Iranian Soldiers Rescued From Militant Group

ISLAMABAD - The Pakistan military said in a statement on Thursday that it had rescued four Iranian soldiers being held ...

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Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...


Facebook says users' passwords were visible to employees

Facebook has disclosed a flaw on its social network that made passwords of hundreds of millions of users visible to ...


More children killed by unsafe water, than bullets, says UNICEF chief

UNICEFs 16-nation study into how water supplies effect children caught up in emergencies, also shows that children under-five are on ...


US House to Vote in April to Reinstate Net Neutrality Rules

WASHINGTON - The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives will vote in April on a bill to reinstate landmark net neutrality ...


Chinese President Lands in Italy, Set to Sign Belt and Road Deal

ROME - Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Rome on Thursday at the start of a three-day visit during which ...


Iran FM in Turkey to Attend OIC Emergency Meeting

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has travelled to Turkey to take part in an emergency meeting of the Organization ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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