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Record-breaking Nasdaq leads Wall street higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared on Friday, shrugging off concern about the burgeoning coronavirus in the United ...

Pakistani pilots suspect qualifications lead to PIA ban from U.S.

LAHORE, Pakistan - The US Department of Transportation on Thursday (local time) suspended Pakistan International Airlines' (PIA) special permit into ...

Asian shares end week with a tumble, Hong Kong leads the way

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Hong Kong fell sharply on Friday, dragging the rest of the region lower as well.The ...

The Asia Pacific region leads global 5G adoption

SHANGHAI, China July 9 (Xinhua) -- The Asia Pacific region is leading the world's 5G adoption, said John Hoffman, CEO ...

Interceptor 650 becomes second-bestselling two-wheeler in UK

CHENNAI, India - Chennai-based motorcycle manufacturer Royal Enfield launched the 650 Twins, Interceptor and Continental GT back in 2018 at ...

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor confident of Philippines economy

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (PIA) -- Despite the global economic recession brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine economy remains ...

Zimbabwe's ruling party appears to back expulsion of Old Mutual

Zimbabwe's ruling party said it will expel Old Mutual from its financial system, sowing confusion over the status of the ...

DTI-10 adopts new interventions to assist MSMEs under 'new normal'

CAGAYAN DE ORO, July 11 (PIA) - Following a recent report from the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)-10 that ...

Disney World to Reopen as Coronavirus Cases Surge in Florida

"The Most Magical Place on Earth" is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | What we are seeing now is nothing new

In her latest column, political editor Qaanitah Hunter writes poignantly about our South African national trauma.She vividly recounts examples of ...

Taiwan Preps for Possible End to Landmark Trade Deal with China

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - China now has the chance to reconsider its 10-year-old Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement with Taiwan, the biggest-ever ...

Trump says does not want US to withdraw from NATO

Moscow [Russia], July 11 (Sputnik/ ANI): US President Donald Trump said in an interview with the Washington Post daily that ...

Ircon marks 27 pc growth in Q4 profit at Rs 122 cr

New Delhi [India], July 11 (ANI): Miniratna public sector enterprise Ircon International has clocked 27 per cent growth in its ...

RBI alleviating liquidity stress to offset COVID-19 impact on economy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 11 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has cut the repo rate by 250 basis ...

Sudan PM Shuffles Cabinetin Response to Protests

WASHINGTON - Sudan's prime minister has replaced his finance, energy and health ministers and four other cabinet-level officials in response ...

China to finally be tried for torturing Uyghurs

The Hague [Netherlands], July 10 (ANI): After years of getting tortured for their identity, the Uighurs have finally approached the ...

IMF warns cutting spending too soon could derail recovery

Greece, Zimbabwe, post-war Germany: How Mboweni sees SA if urgent reforms aren't rolled outGlobal public debt will reach "its highest ...

Walt Disney World to reopen tomorrow with utmost safety precautions

Florida [USA], July 10 (ANI): Keeping all the possible safety precautions and instructions on place, a large portion of the ...

Moody's: Covid-19 could push public debt close to 100% in two years

Moody's expects SA's economic activity to pick up in the second half of the year, but it will still remain ...

DA, NICA open agri opportunity for Bukidnon IP community

LANTUD, Talakag, Bukidnon, July 10 - A new partnership geared towards the Plant, Plant, Plant Program of the Department of ...

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India's D-Mart supermarket chain has shocking first quarter

MUMBAI, India - On Saturday, Avenue Supermarts reported an 87.61% fall in consolidated net profit for the June quarter, compared ...

North Korea shows little interest in another meeting with Donald Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea says the chances are low for another summit with the United States, after President ...

The Asia Pacific region leads global 5G adoption

SHANGHAI, China July 9 (Xinhua) -- The Asia Pacific region is leading the world's 5G adoption, said John Hoffman, CEO ...

Attack on Japanese base in 1938 carried out by Soviets, not U.S.

In 1938, the Americans took credit for an unprecedented Soviet air raid on a Japanese air force base in Taiwan ...

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor confident of Philippines economy

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (PIA) -- Despite the global economic recession brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine economy remains ...

Watchdog warns Pak agencies against threatening journalists abroad

Paris [France], July 11 (ANI): Reporters Without Borders (RSF), a Paris-based non-profit organisation, has warned Pakistani authorities from targetting the ...

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