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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. ...

Boeing shares fall but major U.S. indices rise

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were stronger on Monday despite another sell-off in Boeing shares, and trepidation before ...

Plenty of demand for stocks in Asian markets Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Monday in a positive start to the week. The Nikkei 225 ...

Two biggest banks in Germany could be merging

FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank on Sunday confirmed reports first published in The Wall Street Journal, and by Reuters, that ...

Markets tread cautiously ahead of US Fed rate decision

The JSE retreated on Wednesday as it tracked other global markets lower ahead of the US Fed's rate decision. The ...

US Fed sees no rate hikes in 2019

Federal Reserve officials scaled back their projected interest-rate increases this year to zero and said they would end the drawdown ...

Load shedding: A boom for generator sales

Generators are flying off the shelves of giant retail stores as a result of load shedding that is unlikely to ...

Federal Reserve Foresees No Interest Rate Hikes in 2019

WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday and projected no rate hikes in 2019, dramatically ...

Load shedding threatens jobs, economic recovery, says consumer body

Load shedding, which has been escalated to Stage 4, is posing a significant risk to economic recovery, the Consumer Goods ...

Foreign direct investment into SA jumps to 5 year high

Foreign direct investment into South Africa jumped to a five-year high in 2018 as President Cyril Ramaphosa's efforts to attract ...

IMF expects 4.5% economic growth in Armenia in 2018

PanARMENIAN.Net - The International Monetary Fund expects Armenia 's economic growth to slow to 4.5 percent this year from 5.2 ...

Markets remain largely unchanged, SpiceJet gains over 16%

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were largely unchanged on Wednesday with lacklustre trading as investors booked ...

Sensex up 95 points at 38,456, Nifty above 11,500 mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 20 (ANI): Equity indices fluctuated wildly in the morning session on Wednesday with realty index gaining ...

Bonang's House of BNG bubbly sells out in one day

Bonang's House of BNG bubbly sells out in one day 2019-03-19 10:19 share this Bonang (Photo: Supplied/CSA) Related Links IN ...

Deadline to recoup PIC investment in AYO extended to 60 days

The Companies and Intellectual Property Commission and the Public Investment Corporation have reached an agreement to extend the deadline for ...

Airbus could kill A380 as Emirates said to mull smaller jet

A year after Airbus SE won what appeared to be a lifesaving order for its A380 double-decker plane, the flagship ...

Vodafone to sell R63bn of convertible bonds

Vodafone plans to raise about R63bn selling bonds convertible into shares to fund the acquisition of some of Liberty Global's ...

Pence Tours Hard-hit Nebraska as Midwest Reels From Historic Floods

BROWNVILLE, NEBRASKA - Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Nebraska on Tuesday to take stock of the devastation unleashed across ...

Uganda, WFP Investigate Suspected Food Poisoning Deaths

KAMPALA - Uganda and the United Nations World Food Program are investigating whether a food supplement used to fight malnutrition ...

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

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

700 U.S. companies now have offices in Ireland

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (KPIX 5) – The luck of the Irish is only one of the factors attracting many Silicon ...

Vietnam Court Jails Activist For 2 Years Over Facebook Posts

A court in the southern Vietnamese district of Binh Thuy sentenced activist and Facebook commentator Le Minh The to two ...

A Tale of Two Defendants: One Freed, One Still on Trial

When Indonesian Siti Aisyah was brought to the Sepang court to be charged for the murder of North Korean Kim ...

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Mikhail Lesin, the high-flying former adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin who died in Washington under murky circumstances in 2015, ...

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