Wed, 20 Nov 2019

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 ...

More than five million electric-powered cars on global roads

There are now more than five million electric-powered motor vehicles worldwide, according to a report by the International Energy Agency.The ...

Amazon claims political influence in awarding of $10 billion contract

SEATTLE, Washington - Amazon is to appeal a $10 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense to Microsoft. ...

Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...

McHugh tours recently expanded Apple campus in Cork

CO CORK, Ireland - Ireland's Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh on Friday toured the recently expanded Apple campus ...

New chapter for iRadio, to extend service for another 10 years

DUBLIN, Ireland - iRadio this week signed on for another ten years.iRadio was launched just prior to the 2008/9 Global ...

Bondholders aren?t convinced Eskom's new CEO is best pick

Bond investors aren't showing much faith in Eskom's new boss.Yields on the state electricity company's 2021 dollar bonds jumped the ...

Government makes changes to error-prone robo-debt collection

The government has overhauled its much-criticised robo-debt scheme which has seen many welfare recipients asked to repay money they do ...

Government announces changes to error-prone robo-debt collection

The government has overhauled its much-criticised robo-debt scheme which has seen many welfare recipients asked to repay money they do ...

Eskom CEO appointment met with surprise, scepticism

After months of speculation and delays, Andre de Ruyter was on Monday named as chief executive officer of debt-crippled state ...

Chilean Leader Acknowledges Excess Force Used in Protests

SANTIAGO - Chile's president is struggling to bring calm as demonstrators took to the streets again Monday, a month into ...

Dead celebrity earnings show gender inequality reaches beyond the grave

Death is no excuse for celebrities to stop working. James Dean, despite being dead since 1955, has recently been cast ...

Eskom CEO appointment met with surprise, skepticism

After months of speculation and delays, Andre de Ruyter was on Monday named as chief executive officer of debt-crippled state ...

US Extends License For Businesses to Work With Huawei by 90 Days

WASHINGTON - The United States on Monday granted another 90 days for companies to cease doing business with China's telecoms ...

China's Steel Profits Suffer as Production Soars

China's steelmakers have been slow to heed warning signs from the country's economy as they push ahead with more production, ...

Fighting piracy in the Gulf of Guinea needs a radical rethink

The Bonita had been anchored off Benin for several days, waiting for a berth in the port of Cotonou. On ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Boston Star.

More Information
41
Rain in Boston

Massachusetts

Section
Warren's 'Medicare for All' Plan Reignites Health Care Clash

WASHINGTON - Elizabeth Warren's proposal to gradually move the country to a government-funded health care system has further inflamed the ...

Buttigieg Touts Military Service, Wary of Overstating Role

MASON CITY, IOWA - Pete Buttigieg strides past an oversized photograph of himself dressed in fatigues, the Afghan horizon behind ...

Poll: Buttigieg Surges Ahead of Democratic Rivals in Iowa

WASHINGTON - South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg holds a clear lead among Democratic presidential candidates in Iowa, the state that ...

Heart Disease Study Finds Meds Work as Well as Surgery

PHILADELPHIA - People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get ...

Matter Communications Named a 2019 Top Place to Work by The Boston Globe Wire

Matter Communications Named a 2019 Top Place to Work by The Boston Globe Business Wire ...

Will Massachusetts Ban Flavored Tobacco? - Radio Boston

Will Massachusetts Ban Flavored Tobacco? - Radio Boston WBUR ...

Movie Review

Featured story

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 ...

Read More