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Nasdaq and S&P 500 make modest gains, Dow Jones index slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the Nasdaq and Standard and Poor's 500 making ...

Chinese stocks fall to 8-month low

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia fell sharply on Thursday as the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus rose to ...

Wall Street wobbles, S&P 500 finishes flat

NEW YORK, New York - Early gains on Wall Street gave way to a mixed close on Wall Street on ...

Boeing 737 Max jets to remain grounded for at least another six months

CHICAGO, Illinois - As hundreds of Boeing 737 Max jets remain grounded awaiting approval from aviation regulators, the company said ...

Asian markets in recovery mode, U.S. dollar stars

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rebounded on Wednesday, clawing back some of the extensive losses of a day earlier.The ...

Small breather for stocks

Local stocks edged higher on Friday in tandem with other global markets which rebounded as concerns over a deadly virus ...

China shuts down 13 cities as virus toll climbs

Chinese authorities rapidly expanded a mammoth quarantine effort aimed at containing a deadly contagion on Friday as nervous residents were ...

In the spotlight: Isabel dos Santos, Angola's 'princess'

After years of life among fellow jet-setters and the super-rich, Angolan billionaire Isabel dos Santos today finds herself mired in ...

Coronation nearly doubles holding in Shoprite

Asset manager Coronation has nearly doubled its holding in Shoprite Holdings, Shoprite said on Thursday.In a notice to shareholders on ...

Residents Cope, Flee as Coronavirus Locks Down China's Wuhan

China's efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus with a transportation lockdown are sparking confusion among residents who ...

Stocks slide as global markets fret over virus

Local stocks plummeted on Thursday on the back of broad-based losses amongst global markets due to concerns over the spread ...

RML hospital sets ups dedicated cornovirus isolation ward

By Priyanka SharmaNew Delhi [India], 23 Jan (ANI): The Centre-run Dr Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital has been declared as ...

Chinese stocks plunge in worst end to Lunar Year on record

Panic coursed through the world's second-largest equity market as investors sold stocks on concern a deadly virus will worsen over ...

Realty, banking stocks lift indices higher, Yes Bank jumps by 6.6 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed in the positive zone on Thursday led by strong gains ...

U.S. Set To Announce New Restrictions On 'Birth Tourism'

The U.S. administration plans to announce new visa restrictions aimed at eliminating so-called "birth tourism" in which pregnant women travel ...

Trump to add a 'couple of countries' to US travel ban

US President Donald Trump said his administration was preparing to add a "couple of countries" to the controversial list of ...

JSE weaker after erasing earlier gains

The local bourse lost ground towards the close on Wednesday eventually erasing all its earlier gains.Stocks were much more stable ...

Stefanutti bleeds nearly 20% as Sanlam disposes shares

Construction company Stefanutti Stocks [JSE:SSK] saw its share price plummet on Wednesday, after Sanlam Investments disposed of nearly half of ...

Why is Kyrgyzstan being suggested for Trump's next travel ban

Media reports about the Trump administration's plans to bar nationals of Kyrgyzstan, along with six other countries, from entering the ...

Heavy rains put Kenya at risk of mosquito-borne diseases

Kenya experienced above-average rainfall since October 2019, causing landslides and deaths. Some rivers burst their banks and

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Google announces dates for I/O 2020

California [USA], Jan 24 (ANI): Google will be hosting its I/O developer conference this year from May 12-14. Alphabet and ...

VP Leni awards P2M worth of projects in Pola

POLA, Oriental Mindoro, Jan. 23 (PIA) - Her Excellency Vice President Maria Leonor "Leni" Robredo led the distribution of solar ...

Bahrain, K'taka sign MoU for cooperation in AI, cyber security

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) - the Kingdom's investment promotion agency - and the ...

TalentSprint expands its Women Engineers Program

New Delhi [India] Jan 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): TalentSprint has announced the expansion of its Women Engineers (WE) Program, with enhanced ...

GE Tamp;D bags Rs 173cr order for power supply in Jammu, Srinagar

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): GE TD India said on Thursday it has been awarded a Rs 173 crore ...

Today in History, January 24- Beer in cans?; Apple sells first Macintosh

Today in History, January 24: Beer in cans?; Apple sells first Macintosh Tennessean ...

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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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