Fri, 27 Nov 2020

5,400 booths subscribed for annual China-Asean Expo

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...

World stocks steady, U.S. markets closed for holiday

LONDON, UK - Global stocks were mixed slightly weaker, trading on low volumes on Thursday, with U.S. markets closed for ...

Australian stocks fall while Aussie dollar soars

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian stock exchange was the lone ranger, selling off on Thursday, while the rest of ...

Beijing and Taipei doing good trade despite diplomatic differences

BEIJING, China, November 26 (ANI): Despite the growing disquiet between Taipei against Beijing, Chinese technology companies have increased orders for ...

China designates special status for Irish whiskey and Irish cream

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish whiskey and Irish cream have been given a boost by their special designation by one of ...

Philippine Department of Energy preparing for low carbon scenario

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Nov. 25 (PIA) - The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing for a low carbon scenario as ...

Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

Black Friday: Buy local to help boost our economy

This year's Black Friday will almost certainly be blacker for many people than previous years, given seriously constrained economic circumstances. ...

China to impose anti-dumping duties on Australian wine imports

Beijing [China], November 27 (ANI): Escalating the trade stoush against Australia, China on Friday announced that it will impose temporary ...

DBP eyeing to raise P5-billion from bond issuance

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Nov 27 (PIA) --State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) is targeting to raise a minimum of ...

Washington thumps Dallas with fourth-quarter flurry

Antonio Gibson rushed for three touchdowns Thursday, the second coming after an ill-fated fake punt by the Dallas Cowboys deep ...

Bank of Canada: Vaccine Could Trigger Swift Economic Rebound

OTTAWA, ONTARIO - Canada's economy could rebound faster than expected if consumer spending jumps in the wake of a successful ...

Indian fabric to be used for making military uniforms

By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI): Seeking to replace Chinese and other foreign clothing used for making military ...

Vital Signs: Janet Yellen, the very model of a modern Madam Secretary

It is widely tipped that US president-elect Joe Biden will nominate Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary - one of the ...

EU Parliament Backs Lobster Deal And EU-US Mini Trade Pact

BRUSSELS - Thanksgiving just got a little bit better for the Maine lobster industry.The European Union parliament on Thursday approved ...

'Pained by his demise', PM Modi condoles TCS founder FC Kohli's death

New Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over the demise of TCS founder Faqir Chand ...

Funding SAA is my mandate, not my choice, Mboweni tells irate MPs

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni found himself in the crosshairs of parliamentarians as he once again found himself defending the allocation ...

Malawi Farmers Protest Cannabis License Fees

BLANTRYE, MALAWI - Malawi's new Cannabis Regulatory Authority this week said the country is ready to become the latest in ...

COVID sends Falcons home on Thanksgiving

Positive COVID-19 tests forced the Atlanta Falcons to take their Thursday workout virtual. The team planned to hold a morning ...

TCS founder FC Kohli passes away at 96

New Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI): Father of Indian software industry and the first CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, Faqir ...

26/11 anniversary: European lawmakers write to PM on terrorism

Brussels [Belgium], November 26 (ANI): Two Members of European Parliament (MEPs) have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to express ...

RazorpayX partners with Visa to launch Corporate Cards

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], November 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): Razorpay, the newest FinTech Unicorn and India's leading full-stack financial solutions company, and Visa, ...

Kenya's tourism arrivals on rise despite COVID-19 pandemic

Tourists look on a lion as it enjoys its early morning wildebeest in Maasai Mara National Reserve, Narok County, Kenya, ...

Emerald Jewellery unveils AI enabled mobile application platform

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 26 (ANI/BusinessWire India): IBM and Emerald Jewel Industry India Limited (Emerald Jewellery), one of India's ...

DA launches CFSMFFP in CALABARZON

TAYABAS CITY, QUEZON, Nov 26 (PIA) --Department of Agriculture (DA), in partnership with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), ...

Canada's new climate plan: Q&A about Bill C-12

On Nov. 19, Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson unveiled what was billed as a "Net-Zero Emissions Plan." What we got is ...

NGOs, Journalists Concerned French Bill Would Restrict Liberties

PARIS - A controversial security bill that is drawing protests from journalists and rights groups has cleared the lower chamber ...

Trading in LVB shares to be suspended from Thursday, says NSE

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 25 (ANI): Following the Union Cabinet's approval for the amalgamation of Lakshmi Vilas Bank Limited (LVB) ...

China Investment Risk Rises with Ant Group Clash

A costly clash between China's top political and business leaders has highlighted the risks for enterprises and finance in the ...

US Jobless Benefit Claims Rise for 2nd Week in a Row

WASHINGTON - U.S. unemployment benefit claims are on the rise again, increasing last week for the second week in a ...

Trump's legacy in Africa and what to expect from Biden

Donald Trump was propelled to the US presidency by promising to rewrite globalisation rules. This included restricting trade when it ...

Listed tech firm EOH made payments to Zizi Kodwa and former Zuma PA

A probe has found that payments were made from listed ICT firm EOH's public sector head Jehan Mackay to certain ...

112 years Japanese legacy brand Brother

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 25 (ANI/Mediawire): Brother Group, the Japanese legacy brand of 112 years, is leader in the development ...

Covid-19: Home is the new hangout

In 1981, Faith Popcorn, dubbed the Nostradamus of Marketing by Fortune magazine, coined the term "cocooning", defining it as "the ...

First EU citizens may be vaccinated against COVID-19 by December end

Brussels [Belgium], November 25 (ANI/Sputnik): First European Union citizens could be vaccinated against the coronavirus by the end of the ...

Markets mixed as early rally loses momentum

Asian markets were mixed Wednesday as an early rally fizzled out on profit-taking and lingering worries about the impact of ...

PSA: Agriculture contributes P28.8B to CAR's economy in 2019

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 25 (PIA) - - The Cordillera Administrative Region ranked fourth among regions in the country in terms ...

Russian Influence Peddlers Carving Out New Audiences on Fringes

WASHINGTON - After four years of warnings and preparations, the 2020 presidential election did not see a repeat of 2016, ...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Reaches 30,000 for First Time

The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 30,000 for the first time on Tuesday, buoyed by favorable investor sentiment over coronavirus ...

In Pandemic Era's Isolation, Meaning of 'Self-Care' Evolves

NEW YORK - These days, with a pandemic raging, this is what life can look like: out the days in ...

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Vital Signs: Janet Yellen, the very model of a modern Madam Secretary

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'Pained by his demise', PM Modi condoles TCS founder FC Kohli's death

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TCS founder FC Kohli passes away at 96

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