Thu, 21 Nov 2019

Stocks in Asia broadly lower, greenback steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the skids on Wednesday following the U.S. president's latest change of tune ...

U.S. president unexpectedly rattles investors over trade negotiations

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks were weaker on Tuesday. Tech shares made modest gains.U.S. President Donald Trump ...

European Union forecasting surplus for next year's budget

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Council and the European Parliament have reached agreement on an EU budget for 2020.The blueprint ...

Japanese share market eases while regional bourses gain

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asia Pacific region on Tuesday were generally stronger, however they took a fall in ...

Reprieve for Chinese telco Huawei, new 90-day waiver

WASHINGTON, DC - Clients and customers of Huawei in the United States have been given another reprieve lasting for ninety ...

U.S. stocks make minor advances Monday, dollar softens further

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks remained in record territory on Monday but the major indices were flat as ...

Saudi oil giant set to become richest company on earth

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - What is being billed in the Saudi kingdom as the "Sale of the Century" - the ...

Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...

Roma announce talks with 'potential investors' amid takeover rumours

Rome - Roma announced on Wednesday that they had begun talks with potential investors interested in purchasing a stake in ...

Young activists do the talking as UN marks World Children's Day

The ceremony was among numerous events this year taking stock of progress achieved under the landmark Convention on the Rights ...

Pick us, Prosus urges Just Eat shareholders

Prosus has appealed to food delivery group Just Eat to accept its offer and reject that of rival Takeaway.com, which ...

BMW India offers BS VI variants across the entire product portfolio

Gurugram (Haryana) India, Nov 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): BMW India is now offering BS-VI variants across its entire product range. The ...

Jawaharlal Nehru University appeals students to call off agitation

New Delhi [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Deans of all different departments of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Wednesday appealed to ...

Sensex closes 182 points higher, Nifty pharma up by 3.2 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices rose to new highs in a blockbuster Wednesday morning session but ...

Emerging east Asia bond market growth steady amid global slowdown

Manila [Philippines], Nov 20 (ANI): Emerging east Asia's local currency bond market posted steady growth during the third quarter of ...

Trump: Without a China Trade Deal, the US Will Hike Tariffs

WASHINGTON - The United States would raise tariffs on Chinese imports if no deal is reached with Beijing to end ...

Sensex gains 279 points, Reliance Industries up by 3.8 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded with a positive bias during early hours on Wednesday with ...

The African football TV blackout could last for a while

The governing body for soccer in Africa, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has cancelled its media and marketing rights ...

JSE firmer as global markets remain buoyant

The JSE surged for a second consecutive session on Tuesday as it tracked global markets higher.US indices recorded fresh all-time ...

Tongaat Hulett strikes deal with Bokomo Namibia

Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett [JSE:TON] said in a statement released on the JSE Stock Exchange News Service on Tuesday afternoon ...

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Chinese rural sector to benefit from ADB and Alibaba tie-up

BEIJING, China - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Alibaba are joining forces to support China's rural vitalization plan.ADB Vice-President ...

Contract to deliver high speed Internet access in rural areas signed

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday signed a contract to implement its National Broadband plan.The contract, which will ...

Reprieve for Chinese telco Huawei, new 90-day waiver

WASHINGTON, DC - Clients and customers of Huawei in the United States have been given another reprieve lasting for ninety ...

Hong Kong Human Rights And Democracy Act Passes US House

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday which requires an annual review of Hong Kong's human rights situation ...

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Somalia is one of the world's countries worst affected by global warming, suffering near-constant droughts, heat waves and floods. Recent ...

Curious Kids: What would aliens be like?

Why do we always think that aliens would need similar life resources as we need on Earth for humans? The ...

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