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Shortages expected to continue to slow U.S. factories in coming months

WASHINGTON, D.C.: As the global semiconductor shortage continued to affect motor vehicle production, tumbling 7.2 percent in September after dropping ...

Official: EU faces winter without fuel due to increased energy prices

BRUSSELS, Belgium: European Union Labor Commissioner Nicolas Schmit has warned that a sharp rise in energy prices could cause greater ...

Asian stocks lose momentum, Japanese market dives

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were flat to lower on Thursday as renewed uncertainty about the future of ...

Federal guaranteed income policy would help U.S. recover from pandemic

COVID-19 and the unprecedented economic crisis it caused made 2020 one of the most economically challenging years for communities across ...

Christmas work at Amazon to require 50% more staff than in 2020

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Amazon has announced that it will hire 150,000 temporary workers in the United States for ...

U.S. industrial stocks trading near record highs, Dow gains 152 points

NEW YORK, New York - Industrial stocks were all the rage on U.S. markets on Wednesday with the Dow Jones ...

Toyota to build $13.6 billion American battery plant, employ 1,750

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota has announced that it will invest $13.6 billion in manufacturing electric automobile batteries in the United States ...

56% jump in UK business insolvencies as rising costs overwhelm firms

LONDON, England: Businesses in England and Wales failed at a rate 56 percent higher in September than any month since ...

Asian stock markets show signs of exhaustion, All Ordinaries add 37pts

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia were mixed on Wednesday, as was the U.S. dollar."Earlier this month, stagflation was ...

To reduce costs of beef, US ranchers build own meat plants

LINCOLN, Nebraska: Nebraska rancher Rusty Kemp has complained for years about the low prices paid for his cattle, even as ...

U.S. stocks continue higher, Nasdaq rises 107 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks shot higher on Tuesday on the back of strong earnings reports, particularly from ...

US FDA gives limited approval to sell e-cigarette products nationwide

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has given the green light for the sale of e-cigarette products, ...

Le Pen says if elected French president she would end energy subsidies

PARIS, France: Marine Le Pen, the far-right candidate to run in next year's French presidential election, said if she is ...

Stocks in Asia mostly advance, Australian market finishes flat

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia rose on Tuesday in line with gains on other world markets overnight.Bourses ...

Electronics giant Foxconn to introduce electric vehicles this week

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Foxconn, the Taiwanese electronics giant that assembles Apple's iPhones, will unveil three of their own electric vehicles this ...

Experts say Chinese demand for natural gas to challenge energy market

BEIJING, China: Amid anoutlook for cold winter temperatures, China's quest for obtaining larger volumes of natural gas is expected to ...

U.S. stocks have mixed day, technology stocks do well

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were mixed in the United States on Monday as market participants weighed up a ...

New Italian ITA airlines replaces bankrupt Alitalia

ROME, Italy: Following the closing of Italy's bankrupt flag carrier Alitalia and its 74-year history, the country's new national airline, ...

Virgin Galactic delays first commercial space flight till end 2022

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Shares of Virgin Galactic fell up to 20 percent after the company announced that it ...

Asian stock markets falter on poorer China GDP, rising oil prices

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares across Asia were mostly lower on Monday on news of a slowing of China's economy, ...

To reduce disease, US seeks reduction in consumer salt use

WASHINGTON D.C.: On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) established new guidelines to help cut salt levels contained ...

Elon Musk home on the market for $32 million, $5 million price drop

SAN FRANCISCO, California: The Silicon Valley home of Tesla founder Elon Musk, which he originally bought for $29.85 million in ...

After 18 months, Irish to resume United States travel on Nov. 8th

WASHINGTON D.C.: After being locked out for 18 months during the Covid pandemic, fully vaccinated Irish travelers will be able ...

Electronics industry not hopeful for early end to chip shortages

TAIPEI, Taiwan: In a webcast, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has outlined its expansion strategies, which include building a Japan-based ...

Cheap coal makes a comeback in face of rising energy prices

MOSCOW, Russia: With surging natural gas prices leading again to the greater use of coal, TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne highlighted ...

International Solar Alliance concludes with promise to achieve $1 trillion global in solar investments by 2030

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): The fourth general assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) concludes on Thursday which ...

IMF official says China has tools to contain risks to economy

© Provided by Xinhua "Going forward, it could be focused more on household support, which would help both in the ...

India's trade with China has increased but deficit has widened: Foreign Secretary

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): Amid ongoing border tensions between India and China, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on ...

SAI appoints Commodore PK Garg as new CEO of TOPS

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): The Sports Authority of India has announced the appointment of the new Chief Executive ...

Get the benefit of high FD rates and safety with a fixed deposit from Bajaj Finance

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], October 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Finding the ideal financial instrument can be a challenge. The type of investment, the ...

Dr RS Sharma lauds role of CoWIN app in India's landmark achievement of 100 cr COVID-19 vaccinations

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): As India achieved the landmark of administering 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses on Thursday, ...

During COVID-19 pandemic, IT sector showed resilience, work from home gained popularity: Experts

By Shailesh YadavNew Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): As India breached the landmark of 100 crore COVID-19 vaccinations on Thursday, ...

Rapid COVID vaccination drive navigates India's economy towards swift revival from global pandemic aftershocks

New Delhi [India], October 21 (ANI): The revival of the Indian economy from the impasse of global pandemic gains momentum ...

RBI imposes monetary penalty on two payment system operators

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a monetary penalty on two payment ...

EU commissioner on climate action hugely impressed by India's renewable energy commitment

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): On the first day of his visit to India, European Commission Executive-Vice President for ...

Adrenalin eSystems, a Global HR Tech Platform Company appoints Srinivasa Bharathy as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], October 20 (ANI/PRNewswire): Adrenalin eSystems Ltd, a group company of Intellect Design Arena Ltd and a ...

Forget $100, options traders now betting on oil prices hitting $200

As oil prices hit multi-year highs, some speculative traders are betting on the options market that oil could exceed $100 ...

Hiranandani Solitaire Studio, Thane epitomizes global lifestyle

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Home buying has always been an emotional investment, a rather lifelong financial commitment. ...

China's FDI inflow up 19.6 percent in first 9 months

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland, in actual use, ...

Economic resilience proves China's ability in handling compounding crises

© Provided by Xinhua Facing multiple risks, the Chinese economy does not lack bright spots: domestic consumption is coming back; ...

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No quick respite in sight for poor masses in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan is the fourth most expensive country out of 43. The Economist, a leading worldwide publication, has ...

Rice crops destroyed by post-monsoon rains in Nepal

SUDURPASCHIM, Nepal - The Nepalese flood disaster season isn't done yet, as rains hammer the country in a deadly swath. ...

Indian atrocities again exposed in UN by Pakistan envoy

NEW YORK, USA - At the United Nations, Pakistan has once again brought up the issues of enforced disappearances, extrajudicial ...

Bomb blasts rocked Mandalay municipal and tax offices

MANDALAY, Myanmar - On Monday, five bomb blasts targeted the junta's administrative machinery, the Mandalay city development office, and four ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

Defenders of Pak seas fully alert to protect the motherland: ISPR

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On Tuesday, the Pak military's media wing revealed that Pakistan Navy spotted and barred an Indian submarine ...

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