Wed, 16 Oct 2019

Government-owned Turkish bank hit by U.S. justice department charges

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Justice has charged a state-owned Turkish bank with fraud, money laundering, and sanctions offenses related ...

Optimism on Brexit drive U.S., European markets higher

NEW YORK, New York - Optimism about a trade deal between the U.S. and China and increasing hopes Boris Johnson ...

San Francisco-based Patreon opens new European HQ in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Patreon, the crowdfunding membership and payment platform for independent artists is expanding its international footprint with the ...

Japanese shares in demad after 3-day break

SYDNEY, Australia - Japanese investors weighed into stocks on Tuesday, after an extended weekend break.Trading for the first since since ...

Skepticism on first phase of U.S.-China trade deal hits Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell across the board on Monday, ending a run of 3 days of ...

U.S. central bank to spend billions on treasury bills

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve will begin buying $60 billion of Treasury bills a month."These actions are purely ...

Chinese stocks make gains after Friday's partial trade deal

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a quiet day on Monday in Asia with Japanese markets closed.There was some headway on ...

Boeing and Porsche eye premium aerial vehicles

STUTTGART, Germany - Porsche and Boeing have teamed up to explore the premium urban air mobility market and the extension ...

Stocks trade on lacklustre note, Bharat Petroleum gains by 4.3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices dithered throughout the trading session on Wednesday but closed in the ...

ANALYSIS | A turbulent transition: DA faces a rocky future

Elections are moments of reckoning. They can either project a party onto a new trajectory or force a party into ...

Is China planning to use military force?

Hong Kong, Oct 16 (ANI): China is implementing the largest military build-up the world has seen since the end of ...

London bankers in court over R30bn Mozambique bribe scam

At least two former Credit Suisse Group AG bankers will testify for the US at a federal trial this week, ...

Equities flat in choppy session, Nifty realty gains 1.4 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): Equities see-sawed but remained in the positive zone during early hours on Wednesday amid ...

Nigeria's Land Borders Closed to All Goods, CustomsChief Says

ABUJA / LONDON - Nigeria has closed its land borders to all movement of goods and has no timeline for ...

Sunday Times owner Tiso Blackstar expects a loss

Tiso Blackstar Group [JSE:TBG] released a trading statement on Tuesday, saying the media company expected a lost of 142.96 cents ...

PSG credits Capitec for growth in otherwise gloomy conditions

Investments in companies like Capitec Bank helped investment holding company PSG Group [JSE:PSG] grow earnings in an otherwise gloomy economy, ...

Russia Moves to Fill Void Left by US in Northern Syria

CEYLANPINAR, TURKEY - Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying ...

US Farmers Harvest Amid Trade, Impeachment Uncertainty

CAMERON, ILL. - A sunny and warm October day outside Coleman, Illinois, is a welcome sight for farmer Jared Kunkle, ...

Ghana's construction industry is lively but needs regulation

Over the past two decades, Ghana's construction sector has both contributed to and benefited from a rapidly growing economy. The ...

Stocks rise on positive US earnings and Brexit deal

The JSE firmed on Tuesday on the back of broad-based optimism fueled by positive news for Brexit and United States ...

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Mass murderer helping to identify his 93 victims

Having established that a convicted murderer in a U.S. prison is the country's most prolific serial killer, U.S. law enforcement ...

'Our rights come from God almighty,' Trump tells faithful

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up his defensive rhetoric as his presidency become more and more ...

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine says Trump orchestrated her removal

The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that ...

US Will Impose 'Big Sanctions' Against Turkey for Onslaught on Kurds

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday promised "big sanctions" against Turkey for its invasion into northern Syria against Kurdish fighters, ...

Russian president in Riyadh with relations at unprecedented high

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Saudi Arabia on his first state visit to the ...

Son of former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden goes on the attack

WASHINGTON, DC - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's son on Sunday rejected claims of wrongdoing in relation to his ...

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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 ...

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