Thu, 24 Jan 2019

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

EU retailers dependence on Mastercard a breach of antitrust rules

  BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has fined financial service group Mastercard €570.6 million ($647 million) for breaching antitrust ...

Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

  MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, ...

Championing a cause in marketing can cause side effects

Gillette has launched a new marketing campaign, “The Best Men Can Be,” with an ad that has gone viral. The ...

NFL announces international schedule for 2019

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The National Football League has announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular-season ...

Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Social media giant to recuit additional 1,000 employees this year

DUBLIN, Ireland - Facebook has cemented its support for Ireland as its international base with an announcement that it is ...

JPMorgan sees mixed earnings results ahead

NEW YORK, New York - The government shutdown has now entered its fifth week, with key data releases such as ...

Markets in Asia upbeat after China data release

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia remained upbeat on Monday despite release of a report saying the Chinese economy fell ...

Australian radio listeners up 22% in last 10 years

SYDNEY, Australia - Commercial radio audiences in Australia reached an all-time high last year. Despite the introduction of a variety ...

Nigeria government backs 50% hike in minimum wage

Nigeria's government has agreed to a 50% increase in the minimum wage, a minister said on Tuesday, in a move ...

Whizzy - a delivery app that helps whizz through daily tasks

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (NewsVoir): Whizzy Logistic Technologies Pvt. Ltd. launched a mobile application called 'Whizzy'. This application provides ...

Elizabeth Warren Pledges Help During Visit to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren promised to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria and support laws ...

Japan's PM Seeks Trade Reform as Risks to World Economy Loom

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND Japan's prime minister says China's slowing growth, Brexit woes and U.S.-China trade disputes pose risks to the world ...

Sensex closed at 36,108, down 336 points

Mumbai, Jan 23 (ANI): Stock markets fell on Wednesday for the second day in a row with S P BSE ...

Shanghai's Disney Resort to expand with 'Zootopia'-themed land

Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 23 (ANI): The Walt Disney Co. 's Shanghai Disney Resort is expanding. The company on Wednesday ...

Carlos Ghosn likely to resign as Renault chairman

Tokyo [Japan], Jan 23 (ANI): Sacked Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn is likely to step down from his position as the ...

Markets open flat, more corporate results likely to infuse confidence

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Equities opened flat on Wednesday with the BSE Sensex down 1.55 points at 36,43042.80. ...

Ronaldo pleads guilty to tax fraud, accepts fine

Madrid (Spain), Jan 22 (ANI): Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday accepted a fine of nearly 19 million euros after ...

Commentators don't understand the ANC ? or the country

Regular media as well as social media in South Africa have much to say about the governing African National Congress ...

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Trump: Maduro government illegitimate, names his own interim president

  WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump, in a shock move, has formally recognized the head of the Venezuela ...

Trump says he will honor invitation by Pelosi to address nation

  WASHINGTO DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has swept aside security concerns about the upcoming State of the Union ...

Syrian government wants UN to rein Israel in

DAMASCUS, Syria - Just as the Syrian War is at a dying stage, Israel has stepped up its engagement prolonging ...

New Israeli airport named after astronaut Ilan Ramon

  RAMON, Israel - The long-awaited new international airport in the south of Israel opened on Monday. Costing $455 million, ...

Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...

U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by the ...

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