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African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

Ghosn to be hit with new charges over money laundering in Middle East

TOKYO, Japan - New charges are expected to be filed against former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, as early as next ...

Hotel occupanies and room rates falling because of Airbnb

WASHINGTON DC - A recent study has found that the exponential growth of Airbnb is shaking up the hotel industry ...

A Partial To-Do List For Ukraine's President-Elect

Ukraine's presidential election -- and all the drama, mudslinging, and accusations between Petro Poroshenko and Volodymyr Zelenskiy that went with ...

Income investment: 3 basic options available

Many investors see income investing as the key for living a life of leisure while still keeping the money or ...

Amazon Curtailing Business Operations in China

BEIJING - Amazon says it is curtailing business operations in China, the world's biggest retail market, after struggling against better ...

US Home Sales Slump Ahead of Spring Selling Season

U.S. home sales fell more than expected in March, pointing to continued weakness in the housing market despite declining mortgage ...

Trump Says Cain Withdraws From Consideration for Fed Seat

Donald Trump said Monday that Herman Cain has withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the Federal Reserve's board amid ...

Zelenskiy Wins Landslide Victory In Ukraine's Presidential Poll

KYIV -- With vote counting coming to an end in Ukraine's presidential election, television comic and political newcomer Volodymyr Zelenskiy ...

A Partial To Do List For Ukraine's President-Elect

Ukraine's presidential election -- and all the drama, mudslinging, and accusations between Petro Poroshenko and Volodymyr Zelenskiy that went with ...

Tesla board shakeup seen as 'important step' in governance

Tesla will bid farewell to longtime directors and reduce the size of its 11-member board to nine as the automaker ...

Zoom and Pinterest IPOs pit reality against dreams

Two technology IPOs priced late on Wednesday. They are - to use a delightful British expression - as different as ...

North Korea's Strategy: Slam Everyone but Trump

SEOUL - North Korea has directed a wave of criticism at top White House officials, as talks with the United ...

Impact of safety ratings on your Fixed Deposits

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] April 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): According to a survey conducted by SEBI, more than 95 per cent of ...

Load shedding blues? The Baby Turtle's got your back

A Stellenbosch-based green energy company believes it can tackle lack of access to power and youth unemployment in one go. ...

India missing out on investment opportunities in Indonesia

By Lee Kah WhyeJakarta (Indonesia) Apr 22 (ANI): Indonesia, the 16th largest economy in the world, has its GDP growing ...

Sensex down 296 points, Nifty falls below 11,600 level

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 22 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices plunged after opening on a flat note in Monday's morning trade ...

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Huge bomb found near Sri Lankan airport

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Twenty four people have been arrested in connection with the wave of terrorist attacks that swept ...

UN "strongly condemns horrific attacks" in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - With the death toll climbing to at least 290, and with five hundred people wounded, many  ...

Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

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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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